collapsology: is the study of the collapse of the industrial civilisation and of what might follow this collapse.
The concept has been developped in France (2015)
The word collapsology has been coined and brought to the attention in the following document: - COMMENT TOUT PEUT S’EFFONDRER. PETIT MANUEL DE COLLAPSOLOGIE À L’USAGE DES GÉNÉRATIONS PRÉSENTES
collapsology is a result ofa n t h r o p o ce n t r i s m
the concept had existed for a long time already (since 1972, with the publication of The Limits to Growth). Collapsology is part of the idea that mankind impacts his environment sustainably and negatively, and propagates the concept of ecological urgency. however, that the collapse of industrial civilization could be the result of a combination of different crises: environmental economic geopolitical democratic E.N.E.R.G.Y