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Metabolic rift

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Metabolic rift is Karl Marx's notion of the "irreparable rift in the interdependent process of social metabolism,"—Marx's key conception of ecological crisis tendencies under capitalism. [1]

9 relations: Carbon rift, Dematerialization (economics), John Bellamy Foster, Rift (disambiguation), Social metabolism, Socialist economics, Sociology, The Part Played by Labour in the Transition from Ape to Man, Vermicompost.

Carbon rift

Carbon rift is a theory attributing the input and output of carbon into the environment to human capitalistic systems.

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Dematerialization (economics)

In economics, dematerialization refers to the absolute or relative reduction in the quantity of materials required to serve economic functions in society.

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John Bellamy Foster

John Bellamy Foster (born August 15, 1953) is a professor of sociology at the University of Oregon and also editor of Monthly Review.

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Rift (disambiguation)

A rift is a geological occurrence where the Earth's crust and lithosphere are being pulled apart.

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Social metabolism

Social metabolism or socioeconomic metabolism is the set of flows of materials and energy that occur between Nature and society, between different societies, and within societies.

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Socialist economics

Socialist economics refers to the economic theories, practices, and norms of hypothetical and existing socialist economic systems.

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Sociology is the scientific study of society, patterns of social relationships, social interaction, and culture.

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The Part Played by Labour in the Transition from Ape to Man

"The Part Played by Labour in the Transition from Ape to Man" (German: "Anteil der Arbeit an der Menschwerdung des Affen") is an unfinished essay written by Friedrich Engels in spring of 1876.

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Vermicompost (or vermi-compost, vermiculture) is the product of the composting process using various species of worms, usually red wigglers, white worms, and other earthworms, to create a mixture of decomposing vegetable or food waste, bedding materials, and vermicast.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metabolic_rift

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