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Blog • 07.04.2016

A radical political-ecological view on Jeremy Rifkin’s ‘Third Industrial Revolution’, five years later

By: Andreas Roos

By Andreas Roos  “The great economic revolutions in history occur when new communication revolutions merge with new energy regimes”. This is the beginning of an article by Jeremy Rifkin in the Guardian back in 2011, echoing the promise he laid out in his then newly written book The Third Industrial Revolution: How Lateral Power is Transforming Energy, the Economy, and World. The book claims, i...