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Environmental Humanities (2023) 15 (1): 25–43.
Published: 01 March 2023
... knowledge useful for protecting our planet and other celestial bodies from harmful contamination. This article critically examines astroenvironmentalism as discussed within astrobiology and attempts to rescue it from becoming a principle of border creation in otherworldly ecologies. To do so, it merges...
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Environmental Humanities (2022) 14 (2): 438–456.
Published: 01 July 2022
...Anand Pandian Abstract Migration is a bedrock reality of earthly life. This truth invites us to imagine the span of the Americas beginning not with borders and walls but instead with movement beyond them. What might our continents and countries begin to look and feel like if we acknowledged...
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Environmental Humanities (2019) 11 (2): 247–279.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Susanne Bauer; Nils Güttler; Martina Schlünder Abstract Focusing on a global hub of aviation, Frankfurt Airport, this essay examines encounters between animals and technology in airport operation. In order to understand how airport practices constantly negotiate the borders with local environments...
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Published: 01 November 2023
Figure 2. Mine detection dog, born and trained in the GTC, resting after working in a minefield, Cambodia-Thailand border. Photograph by the author, 2015. More
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Environmental Humanities (2020) 12 (1): 296–320.
Published: 01 May 2020
... and the processes by which these are, often slowly, severed from place. In this article, the authors draw upon research in diverse contexts—concerning the conservation of ospreys on Speyside, Scotland, and trans-border marine conservation in Mozambique—as a lens through which to demonstrate the multiple ways...
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Environmental Humanities (2022) 14 (3): 661–679.
Published: 01 November 2022
... feminism and trans liberation. It argues that the potency of the gay frog as alt-right symbol derives from the capacity of the frog to instantiate racialized and sexualized anxieties about border crossings. By examining the role of humor in gay frog clips and memes, this article shows how liberal mockery...
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Environmental Humanities (2012) 1 (1): 23–55.
Published: 01 May 2012
... of Palo Verde, multiple social and ecological worlds went to war. The haunting specter of capital joined the fray—animating the movements of cattle, grasses with animal rhizomes, rice seeds, and flighty ducks across national borders and through fragmented landscapes. Amidst this warfare, the fringe-toed...
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Environmental Humanities (2024) 16 (1): 183–200.
Published: 01 March 2024
... protection measures to live up to the ambition of conservation policy, national parks can be seen as historical relics that are no longer fit for purpose. Conservation urgently requires forms of geographical and political connectivity that do not stop at national borders. On the other hand, national...
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Environmental Humanities (2024) 16 (1): 79–99.
Published: 01 March 2024
... in Assam in British India, where Jri Bamon was molded as a rubber crop in the plantation regimes. Second, it studies the present-day Indigenous ecologies of the Khasi Hills in Meghalaya, near India’s international border with Bangladesh, where this tree is historically grown as an infrastructure...
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Environmental Humanities (2022) 14 (2): 494–498.
Published: 01 July 2022
... from outside, from a farmed salmon or boreal plant or a painted border wall, which strikes and impresses. It seems that in a world of vibrant matter, the efforts composing the event of enchantment are multiple and multi-specied, and thus it is quite impossible to identify any first cause or single...
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Environmental Humanities (2016) 8 (1): 143–148.
Published: 01 May 2016
... in and around Big Bend National Park in west Texas, on the Mexican border—a UNESCO biosphere reserve that is the size of the state of Rhode Island and the most remote place in the lower forty-eight states, sitting at the “big bend” of the Rio Grande. Big Bend is a dramatic landscape of animal and human...
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Environmental Humanities (2023) 15 (3): 104–118.
Published: 01 November 2023
... the Berlin Wall to landfills in the East. Stills from a film, RBB media, 1973. While the geopolitical border between East and West dissolved more than thirty years ago, the legacy of the asymmetrical trade still shapes the present. The traces of violence remain archived in the landscape...
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Environmental Humanities (2023) 15 (1): 164–167.
Published: 01 March 2023
.... In Gloria Anzaldúa’s work, the Náhuatl word nepantla (the space in the middle) describes both the marginalizing effects of diverse cultural systems colliding in a borderlands and a space where identity can be self-fashioned in multiple ways. 6 Nepantla , thus, is a state of being in-between of border...
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Environmental Humanities (2023) 15 (3): 174–189.
Published: 01 November 2023
... and across Turkey’s borders in the summer of 2015. I trace the ways that the violence of warfare and the violence of extraction are experienced. I ask what kinds of political openings these geosocial relations and separations might foreclose or render possible. In examining violent relations...
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Environmental Humanities (2018) 10 (1): 20–39.
Published: 01 May 2018
... to watch the destruction of the rest of the world on TV.” 7 This, of course, is the intimate private sphere, whose fragile borders centrally planned economies are said to crush as they bring life under the totalitarian planner’s conscious control. And if totalitarian states’ citizen-subjects can be said...
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Environmental Humanities (2023) 15 (1): 109–127.
Published: 01 March 2023
.... In the same way, experts warn that China and Russia will “expand their Antarctic presence without a watchful eye, especially because most of China’s claims lie within Australian Antarctic territory.” 78 In this way, the pandemic has reinvoked Cold War discourses of containment in which border zones...
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Environmental Humanities (2020) 12 (1): 132–166.
Published: 01 May 2020
... in this sense is facilitative and directed towards the becoming of other bodies.” 33 But the bodies in this piece are diffracted and fragmented—the red lines that crisscross the sea represent the borders of each country’s exclusive economic zone and are drawn in bloodred, as Désert describes. 34...
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Environmental Humanities (2016) 7 (1): 219–225.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., not in the Holocene, nor are we to ever reside in the enchanted dream of futurism. Down to earth is the message I hear, but unfortunately not in the Ecomodernist Manifesto. I would be very worried if an assembly such as this ignored which epoch it is in and on which soil it resides—just as much as the police border...
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Environmental Humanities (2023) 15 (3): 284–291.
Published: 01 November 2023
... languages that structurally carry the division between human and inhuman. The ghosts of geology smudge the borders of material and subjective states in the ongoing violent histories of geoengineering race and settler states through geology. The ontological imbrication of the inhuman and the plasticity...
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Environmental Humanities (2016) 7 (1): 203–217.
Published: 01 May 2016
....” 24 Trash Wave art works in this fashion, fusing an “image of the disruptive powers of nature” with worries about “the potentially disruptive effects of the flow of people, goods, and ideas across national borders.” 25 “Nature” is revealed as sullied by capitalism. 26 “The wave and global...
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