• Javed Akbar Ansari
  • Aamir Hussain Siddiqui
  • Syed Ammad Ali
Keywords: Environment issue, Marxist, Commodification, Anthropocene


Environmental crises have now become a very serious global issue and work in this area has led to something of a revolution in Marxist theory which has contributed to its continued resilience within the academy. This paper is an attempt to assess Marxist ecological theory and evaluates the solutions this school offers towards addressing contemporary environmental challenges. We argue that Marxist eco-socialists have been (so far) unable to prove that the type of technological fixes suggested by capitalist scientists and adopted by capitalist states and market agents will necessarily fail to effectively respond to environmental changes ensuring the sustainability of capitalist order

Author Biography

Syed Ammad Ali
Syed Ammad Ali is a PhD from the University of Karachi and Assistant Professor in the Applied Economics Research Centre University of Karachi.


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