Issue 68 of Mètode, «After the Crisis», now available to everyone on its online edition. This issue has been published in full in our website, and from today you can access it from «Journals».
This volume, issued in the winter 2010/2011, is devoted to the crisis capitalism is going through since 2007 in all its aspects: economic, social, environmental and alimentary. Its monograph, coordinated by the full professors of Applied Economics at the University of Valencia Vicent Soler and Salvador Gil, tries to give a global view of the situation of the Western countries ever since the bursting of the housing bubble, carrying out a meticulous analysis by different experts like Joan Romero, Maria Teresa Costa or Josep Sorribes. The ten features that make up the monograph deal with current topics like the state of the land after the crisis, construction models and urban development, the scarcity of energetic resources and food, the chimera of market innovation or the challenges for Europe to come out of the crisis.
«In this issue we deal with current topics like the state of the land after the crisis, construction models and urban development, the scarcity of energetic resources and food or the chimera of market innovation»
Aside from the monograph, Mètode‘s readers can also read the full texts of the other sections of the journal. This way, you will know about the bond between the writer Josep Pla and Nature and the work of the botanical illustrator Eugeni Sierra all over the world. You will also find that there are other planets similar to ours and the rich biodiversity of microorganisms. Also, you will be able to access the interviews held with Ángel López, full professor of General Linguistics at the University of Valencia, and with Elliott Sober, professor of Philosophy of Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. With this one, Mètode has 47 issues published in full on its website, so as to facilitate the access to knowledge and to promote popular science on the net.