Campus Only Senior Thesis
Bachelor of Arts
Environment, Economics, and Politics (EEP)
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© 2014 Hilary Ann Haskell
Although capitalism is usually seen as the culprit for many of the environmental issues society faces today, it is not necessarily at fault. The Seven Deadly Sins of Sustainability: Pride, Greed, Sloth, Gluttony, Wrath, Lust, and Envy, are the underlying reasons why capitalism fails in the face of sustainability. Through recognition of these human vices, better strategies can be used to address environmental issues through leveraging capitalistic economic solutions.
Haskell, Hilary A., "The Seven Deadly Sins of Sustainability: Is Capitalism Really at Fault?" (2014). CMC Senior Theses. 846.
This thesis is restricted to the Claremont Colleges current faculty, students, and staff.