Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10419/93196
Authors: 
Sikora, Tomasz
Year of Publication: 
2013
Citation: 
[Journal:] Economic and Environmental Studies [ISSN:] 2081-8319 [Volume:] 13 [Year:] 2013 [Issue:] 3 [Pages:] 223-233
Abstract: 
This paper critically discusses the worldview that technology can solve any problem regarding waste. A focus on technological fix may lead to an increase in problems in the future. The author argues that we might benefit from a cultural analysis of our notions of cleanliness and dirt, purity and contamination.
Subjects: 
waste management
environmental engineering
cultural dimension of waste
Document Type: 
Article

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