Australian Left Review

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Energy Environment Employment


Barry Commoner


As the author of ‘Science and Survival’, ‘The Closing Circle’ and ‘The Poverty of Power’, Barry Commoner needs no introduction to environmentalists. He is the Director of the Centre for the Biology of Natural Systems, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri and the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Scientists’ Institute for Public Information, New York. The present article, © 1978 Barry Commoner, is a revised version of an address presented to the Conference on Jobs and Environment sponsored by the Canadian Labor Congress, Ottawa, February 20, 1978.