Forword by Susan Kucera.- The Science of Doom: Modeling the Future.- Complex Systems and the Science of Collapse.- The Practice of Collapse.- Strategies for Managing Collapse.- What can we Learn from Seneca?.- Six things you should know before collapse.
Ugo Bardi teaches physical chemistry at the University of Florence, in Italy. He is interested in resource depletion, system dynamics modeling, climate science and renewable energy. He is member of the scientific committee of ASPO (Association for the study of peak oil) and regular contributor of "The Oil Drum" and "Resilience.org". His blog in English is called "Cassandra's legacy". He is also the author of Extracted: How the Quest for Global Mining Wealth is Plundering the Planet (Chelsea Green 2014) and The Limits to Growth Revisited (Springer 2011).