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Here Klare sees them as illustrative of the type of resource over which future wars will be fought.
Mr. Klare has written an excellent book about the conflicts to come in the future who will, to a large extent, be based on the scarcity of natural resources.
The feeling I got at the end of the book was that we are all 'fiddling' as our world starts to burn.
Conflicts over natural resources have become a major feature of globalization. Their interrelations with ethnic, religious and tribal hostilities are foundations for much regional... Read morePublished 7 months ago by V.H. Amavilah
This is one of the best reading materials on the topic.
Though a little dated, no other book covers the issue in such a clear manner. Read more
This could have been an article. Includes more detail than required for an enjoyable read. Also a bit dated. OK.Published 19 months ago by Linda
I have been following the issue of resource depletion for a while now. I believe it to be the ultimate theme until the end of time/after the collapse of the global population. Read morePublished on May 9, 2012 by SilverMalthusian
Michael Klare showed how resource competition and scarcity has always been one of the major causes of wars. Read morePublished on December 17, 2011 by Citizen John
Thats an awesome book. Great service from amazon too. I have read the first pages and its a great great book. Economists should be reading this.Published on September 30, 2011 by shenzy
Take a trip below the surface of media stories and find out what is going on behind the scenes of many well-known as well as many other unknown problems across the globe. Read morePublished on June 26, 2009 by Michael T. Hanley, CPA
Absolutely incredible book on natural resource conflicts. This book opened my eyes to many issues I had never considered before. Read morePublished on June 12, 2009 by Jesse Taylor