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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 259–263.
Published: 01 May 2016
... transformed. I clearly recall sitting in the warm sand next to my father, cradling the large white egg of a crocodile in my small hands. It was a source of wonder that the huge, armour-plated toothy beasts in the enclosure nearby had once been enfolded into this small space, encased within this fragile shell...
Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 93–109.
Published: 01 May 2013
... essay “Being Prey” in which she discusses her experience of being taken by a crocodile (discussed in greater detail below) as a key text for vividly illuminating the understanding that nonhumans “have a point of view” and that it is not necessarily, or even likely, to be one that privileges humans. 28...
Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 113–123.
Published: 01 May 2014
..., encounters with ravenous beasts can have the power to destabilize concepts of human-animal relations profoundly. Reflecting on surviving a crocodile attack, Val Plumwood argues that a glimpse “from the outside” of the “alien, incomprehensible” world of the crocodile destabilizes human mastery narratives...
Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 174–179.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Mesozoic algae in the disposable cup. A stone rolled in front of a cave makes a mediocre lock. A crocodile in a moat is more difficult to pick. Locksmiths don’t call these locks any more than they would a chair wedged against a door. To make it legit, a key must appear—a combination, a steroid. Almost...
Environmental Humanities (1 November 2018) 10 (2): 501–527.
Published: 01 November 2018
Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 23–55.
Published: 01 May 2012
... head of cattle in the marsh. But these cattle also proved to be difficult to manage. Unaccustomed to wetland conditions, wary of crocodiles and unknown others lurking in the water, these animals preferred to graze in dry grasslands where the conservationists were trying to regrow a forest. These cattle...