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Paul Roberts is the author of The End of Oil and The End of Food. As a journalist, his writing has appeared in the Los Angeles Times, the Washington Post, the New Republic, Newsweek, Rolling Stone, and elsewhere. He was a finalist for a National Magazine Award in 1999, and for the New York Public Library Helen Bernstein Book Award in 2005. Roberts appears regularly on TV and radio. He lives in Washington state.

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"[A] brilliant and thought-provoking new work . . . Roberts glides easily from one topic to next, each more fascinating than the previous example. His explanations of complex topics are nuanced, yet simple to grasp . . . "The Impulse Society "is immensely satisfying to read." --"Seattle Times" ""The Impulse Society "is a feisty read and full of energy." --"Financial Times" "Roberts' analysis is smart, provocative, and timely. "The Impulse Society" compels us to reexamine what it is that we really want." --Elizabeth Kolbert, author of "The Sixth Extinction" "[A] brilliant and thought-provoking new work . . . Roberts glides easily from one topic to next, each more fascinating than the previous example. His explanations of complex topics are nuanced, yet simple to grasp . . . The Impulse Society is immensely satisfying to read." --Seattle Times "The Impulse Society is a feisty read and full of energy." --Financial Times "Roberts' analysis is smart, provocative, and timely. The Impulse Society compels us to reexamine what it is that we really want." --Elizabeth Kolbert, author of The Sixth Extinction [A] brilliant and thought-provoking new work . . . Roberts glides easily from one topic to next, each more fascinating than the previous example. His explanations of complex topics are nuanced, yet simple to grasp . . . The Impulse Society is immensely satisfying to read. Seattle Times The Impulse Society is a feisty read and full of energy. Financial Times "Roberts' analysis is smart, provocative, and timely. The Impulse Society compels us to reexamine what it is that we really want." Elizabeth Kolbert, author of The Sixth Extinction " [A] brilliant and thought-provoking new work . . . Roberts glides easily from one topic to next, each more fascinating than the previous example. His explanations of complex topics are nuanced, yet simple to grasp . . . "The Impulse Society" is immensely satisfying to read. "Seattle Times" "The Impulse Society" is a feisty read and full of energy. "Financial Times" "Roberts' analysis is smart, provocative, and timely. "The Impulse Society" compels us to reexamine what it is that we really want." Elizabeth Kolbert, author of "The Sixth Extinction""

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