Sachs, Wolfgang

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SACHS, Wolfgang

SACHS, Wolfgang. German, b. 1946. Genres: Environmental sciences/ Ecology, Third World, Social sciences. Career: Technical University of Berlin, Germany, assistant professor, 1975-83; Society for International Development, Rome, Italy, editor, 1984-87; Pennsylvania State University, University Park, visiting associate professor of science, technology, and society, 1987-90; Institute for Cultural Studies, Essen, Germany, fellow, 1990-93; Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Energy, and the Environment, Wuppertal, Germany, project director, 1993-. Publications: For Love of the Automobile: Looking Back into the History of Our Desires, translated from original 1984 German manuscript, 1992; (ed.) The Development Dictionary: A Guide to Knowledge as Power, 1992; (ed.) Global Ecology: A New Arena of Political Conflict, 1993; (ed. with R. Loske and M. Linz) Greening the North: A Post-industrial Blueprint for Ecology and Equity, 1998; Planet Dialectics: Explorations in Environment and Development, 1999. Address: Wuppertal Institute for Climate Energy and the Environment, Doeppersberg 19, D-42103 Wuppertal, Germany.