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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2015) 6 (1): 73–102.
Published: 01 May 2015
...-case basis. This paper considers the epistemological implications of the digitisation of the Directors' Correspondence (DC) collection (1841-1928) at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, made available through the Global Plants database. In order to avoid a polarised analysis of the end-products of archive...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 280–299.
Published: 01 November 2017
... powerful rhetorical appeal and has been used to emphasize both the importance of protecting species and ecosystems against the threat of extinction, and the urgency of collecting specimens from those habitats and preserving them in herbaria, museum collections, seed banks, or genomic databases. 1...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2015) 6 (1): 29–52.
Published: 01 May 2015
... Journal 43 , no. 1 ( 2002 ): 27 - 32 . Invasive Species Specialist Group . “ Asterias amurensis (sea star) .” Accessed 15 February 2015 . http://www.issg.org/database/species/ecology.asp?si=82 . Invasive Species Specialist Group . Hemigrapsus sanguineus (crustacean).” Accessed...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 307–311.
Published: 01 May 2014
... concept of memory and to our public repositories of human and non-human memories to invoke the idea of the archive, by which I mean the total sum of our libraries, museums, collecting institutions and online databases. These instruments are viewed as sites of power at once structuring our thoughts on a...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 265–270.
Published: 01 May 2016
... ways of understanding. Classification here is arborescent. Species databases and genomic sequences are modern avatars of trees of life. But “it would be a mistake to assume much about species in advance of encounter.” 8 Encounters point to taxa being occurrents, inseparable from the heterogeneous...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 155–170.
Published: 01 May 2014
..., despite all its pretensions towards iconography and indexicality, is actually generated on a computer. The novelty of Google Earth, in other words, lies not merely in the fact that it allows us to annotate and manipulate the globe with database operations of our own, but also in the fact that the image of...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 95–112.
Published: 01 May 2014
... to separate from the digital tools and media we use to observe, interpret, and manage it. Our ideas, our standards, for what is natural are distributed and maintained in digital tools and media like databases, computer models, geographical information systems, and so on. Paul Edwards' massive and...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 101–123.
Published: 01 May 2014
... when the technical distinctions are important for our analysis we inform the reader. To collect our empirical material, we used the Retriever database 24 and the search strings “climate engineering” and “geoengineering AND climate” between January 2005 and March 2013. Retriever provides access...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 230–254.
Published: 01 November 2017
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 May 2013
... photography, bulletin boards, databases, mobile internet—all deployed and redeployed to overcome the limits of earthbound human bodies in their pursuit of airborne prey. In the field, telescopes and binoculars form a backbone of this toolkit. Both supplement and enhance the naked human eye, altering the...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 37–56.
Published: 01 May 2016
... studies using Xenopus in PubMed, the US National Library of Medicine’s definitive database of biomedical research, increased fivefold. Green, Laboratory Xenopus. 2. Wolfe, What Is Posthumanism? ; Haraway, Modest_Witness@Second_Millennium ; Haraway, “Manifesto for Cyborgs.” 3. Hannah...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 273–294.
Published: 01 May 2018
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 1–40.
Published: 01 May 2016
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2018) 10 (2): 473–500.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Ultimatum , 41 a diplomatic thriller describing explosive climate negotiations between China and the United States in the early 2030s, “brings [climate change] into focus as a real-life, tangible effect as a result of our real-life, tangible ignorance.” 42 The experience of a database manager from...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 40–62.
Published: 01 May 2018
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 204–229.
Published: 01 November 2017
... argues that it is poisonous for animals due to a high content of nitrates in the leaves, which can also be potentially dangerous for human kidneys, according to the US Department of Agriculture and Native American ethnobotanical databases, it is edible and nutritious as a cooked green vegetable. 57...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 27–51.
Published: 01 May 2019
... searching for photos in databases such as the Associated Press Images Collection. The difficulties involved in searching specifically for EJ images in the mainstream media also stem from the breadth of EJ issues, from uranium exposures on Native American lands to food security in urban centers, from...