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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 341–358.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Antonia Walford; Donnacha Kirk Abstract This article explores how taking physical cosmology and the entities that populate its fringes on their own terms might prompt anthropology to rethink what and how it thinks of life. Physical cosmologists work with inanimate matter that lies at the frontier...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 125–148.
Published: 01 May 2014
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 118–142.
Published: 01 May 2016
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 May 2016
... studies draws together diverse disciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches that have emerged in recent years. These include multispecies ethnography, 26 etho-ethnology, 27 anthropology of life, 28 anthropology beyond humanity, 29 extinction studies, 30 and more-than-human geographies...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2018) 10 (2): 421–446.
Published: 01 November 2018
... external effects. My approach is inspired by the methods and concerns of multispecies ethnography, an interdisciplinary current that explores the historical, political, and biological life-worlds of diverse organisms that humans “become-with.” Science and technology studies, anthropology, the natural...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2018) 10 (2): 528–531.
Published: 01 November 2018
.... “Ruination,” Stoler, “Introduction”; and Navaro-Yashin Make-Believe Space ; “active debris,” Stoler, Duress ; “rogue infrastructure,” Kim, “Toward an Anthropology of Landmines”; and “slow violence,” Nixon, Slow Violence . References Choy Timothy K. Ecologies of Comparison: An Ethnography...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 295–309.
Published: 01 May 2018
... theory familiar from anthropology and developmental psychology. 23 John Lindow develops an example of this approach, recounting how a friend of his had “experienced a troll while [she] was waiting for the train” at a station in Oslo. 24 Lindow suggests that when a person operates within a...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 107–128.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Never Been Modern , 69; see also Dawdy, “Clockpunk Anthropology.” 13. Fabian, Time and the Other , 31. 14. Ibid., xxiii. 15. Chakrabarty, Provincializing Europe . 16. Martin, “Ecological Restoration.” 17. Corlett, “Restoration, Reintroduction, and Rewilding...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 63–85.
Published: 01 May 2018
...”; Raffles, “Mother Nature’s Melting Pot”; Robbins and Moore, “Ecological Anxiety Disorder”; Hartigan, “Mexican Genomics and the Roots of Racial Thinking”; and Fortwangler, “Untangling Introduced and Invasive Animals.” 16. See Sodikoff, Anthropology of Extinction , which offers excellent examples of...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 454–455.
Published: 01 November 2017
... article distributed under the terms of a Creative Commons license (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0). This is a timely and impressive collection of essays, offering a range of perspectives on anthropology beyond Earth. Overall, anthropology, much like geology and geography, has remained geocentric, down-to-earth, and...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 300–308.
Published: 01 November 2017
..., calls this swerving web of ribbon-like gravity tubes a system of “chaotic transport.” 1 Riffing on Madeleine L’Engle’s epic 1963 children’s tale of time travel, A Wrinkle in Time , we might describe this system as a suite of wrinkles in space. Each of the more-or-less anthropologically minded...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 325–340.
Published: 01 November 2017
... article were delivered, especially Debbora Battaglia and Susan Lepselter at the 2015 American Ethnological Society meeting and Juan Francisco Salazar, Cristian Simonetti, Jessica O’Reilly, and Valerie Olson at the 2015 American Anthropological Association meetings. Additional thanks to the guest editors...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 3–26.
Published: 01 May 2019
...-human” and “human economy” theorizing in the environmental humanities and economic anthropology respectively, this article develops the concept of the “more-than-human economy” to better understand the “problem of living despite economic and ecological ruination” (Tsing 2015). At Clearwater Creek a...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2015) 6 (1): 53–71.
Published: 01 May 2015
... millions of years. The loss of wildness thus elicits a loss of harmony. I consider these Anthropocene interpretations of silence, noise and dissonance by comparing the environmentalist concerns of Krause with responses to the Listening to Birds project—an anthropological investigation of bird sounds. These...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2017) 9 (1): 1–17.
Published: 01 May 2017
... political and environmental anthropology influenced by the ontological turn and the temporal insights of Michel Serres, one of the most neglected forefathers of posthumanism in science and technology studies, I explore some of the political-economic transformations that are currently impeding recognition of...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 150–170.
Published: 01 May 2018
... of re-creation. Engaging from an anthropological perspective with practices of collecting, representing, and re-creating the great auk, I combine testimonies from Cambridge ornithologist John Wolley’s mid-nineteenth-century Garefowl Books with contemporary ethnography among taxidermists and model...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 378–397.
Published: 01 November 2017
... perspective. © 2017 Istvan Praet 2017 This is an open access article distributed under the terms of a Creative Commons license (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0). astrobiology anthropology art and science ultraviolet Ostensibly, astrobiology is the scientific endeavor preoccupied with the search for life...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 1.
Published: 01 May 2019
... by us all. Trained as an anthropologist, over the course of her career Debbie made major contributions in a range of fields, from the environmental humanities and the anthropology of indigenous Australia to extinction studies, animal and multispecies studies, and the philosophies of ethics...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 309–324.
Published: 01 November 2017
.... They stay under the radar because we lack the appropriate tools to spot them. In this special section, we develop the idea that an anthropology taken beyond our own planet can provide such tools and can thus offer a more realistic picture of what is currently happening in the space sciences. Of course...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 103–121.
Published: 01 May 2012
... and competing ways that actors mapped interspecies interactions in zoonotic disease contexts. This approach addresses scholarship in anthropology and critical animal studies that documents how animals transgress spatial locations and reconfigure their relationships with humans. 4 Analyses of...