Review of Guy R. McPherson, 'Walking Away from Empire: A Personal Journey'


  • Michel Weber


Environment, Climate Destabilization, Empire


This is a review of Guy R. McPherson, Guy R., Walking Away from Empire: A Personal Journey, Baltimore, Maryland, PublishAmerica, 2011, 230 pp. , ISBN 978-1-4626-3887-1.

Author Biography

Michel Weber

Michel Weber obtained his Ph. D. in Philosophy from the Université catholique de Louvain (Belgium) where he is has been a research fellow. He is currently the director of the Centre de philosophie pratique, Brussels. His research program mainly consists of developing the activities of three networks: the "Chromatiques whiteheadiennes”, the "European William James Project” and the "Whitehead Psychology Nexus”. He is the author of eight monographs and (co-)editor of numerous scientific studies. He also edits the "Chromatiques whiteheadiennes” Series (Ontos Verlag), the Chromatikon Yearbook (Presses universitaires de Louvain) and co-edits the "Process Thought” Series (Ontos Verlag).




How to Cite

Weber, M. (2014). Review of Guy R. McPherson, ’Walking Away from Empire: A Personal Journey’. Cosmos and History: The Journal of Natural and Social Philosophy, 10(2), 329–336. Retrieved from



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