Jason Moore

Jason Moore

Environmental historian



Jason W. Moore is a historical geographer at Binghamton University, where he is Professor of Sociology. Recent books include A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things (California, 2017), Anthropocene or Capitalocene? (PM Press, 2016) and Capitalism in the Web of Life (Verso, 2015). He is co-coordinator of the World-Ecology Research Network, a global community of artists, academics, and activists.

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The failure of a system

Who is responsible for the climate crisis?

The crisis we are experiencing is not the failure of a species, it’s the failure of a system. This is the story of an alternative interpretive model which sees the Anthropocene as a biased discourse which blames victims and is a weak landmark for the new green movement.

Jason Moore