Tag: garbage

Book Review: Waste of a Nation: Garbage and Growth in India by Assa Doron and Robin Jeffrey

Rose Deller , June 21st, 2018


In Waste of a Nation: Garbage and Growth in India, authors Assa Doron and Robin Jeffrey offer a compendious account of waste in India, exploring its implication in questions of economic…


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Garbage, Waste-Products, and Value in Kunming

Yi Zhou , June 21st, 2016


Since 2009, news outlets across China have repeated the mantra that “two-thirds of China’s cities face besiegement by garbage”—constituting a national crisis. Included is Kunming, the burgeoning capit…


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废俗 | Junklore

Gabriele , April 8th, 2016


“Redundant information, calculated as, say, the number of stickers in corners, on walls, on lampposts that it takes to build cognizance of this information in one subject, may…


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