Consumption And The Angel Of History
Discusses the relationship between consumerism and environmentalism and environmental history. Role of an analysis of consumerism as a keystone to any critique of environmental danger and destruction in the modern world; Use and consumption of objects that connect people to nature; Implications on studies of environmental history.
Sackman, Douglas Cazaux. 2005. "Consumption and the angel of history." Environmental History 10(1): 86-88.