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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 259–263.
Published: 01 May 2016
... others) were concerned that this species was endangered, and had initiated conservation measures to ensure their survival. Tony had collected the egg from a threatened breeding ground, carefully packed it in grass with a spot marking which end should remain uppermost, and carefully reburied the clutch at...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Hugo Reinert Abstract Drawing on a multi-sited study of transnational efforts to safeguard the highly endangered Lesser White-fronted Goose ( Anser Erythropus ), the text develops an argument about a certain “biopolitics of the wild”—a particular mode of governing nonhuman life, rooted in certain...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 171–186.
Published: 01 May 2018
... save them from human encroachment on their habitat but rather is another form of encroachment and disturbance that does not adequately address our own culpability within grizzly bear endangerment. As Bear 71 interrogates “what stories we use to tell stories” about endangered animals, it echoes the...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 456–459.
Published: 01 November 2017
..., considered from the perspective of various parties; in England again, the eastern grays are unwelcome for some because they carry a viral companion that is fatal for familiar, culturally valued but locally endangered, red squirrels. A second step thus follows: it considers the ethics that derive from...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 291–294.
Published: 01 May 2014
... endangered, the list goes on. 4 Beyond conservation worlds, caring is often similarly fraught. In short, care is grounded in all of the “inescapable troubles of interdependent existences,” and can offer no guarantee of a “smooth harmonious world.” 5 What emerges from this complexity is the...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 2 (1): 21–41.
Published: 01 May 2013
... there are many different tick species, perhaps 900 world-wide, maybe many more, some 48 of which, science tells us, are regarded as being under threat of extinction due to geographically restricted ranges and/or the endangerment of their specific host species. 58 In other words, the tick's...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2017) 9 (1): 18–39.
Published: 01 May 2017
... people and the protection of endangered indigenous animals—particularly red pandas—elide everyday encounters between townspeople and urban “pest” animals, particularly macaque monkeys and street dogs. Darjeeling’s is a landscape of rolling foothills contained by the borders of Nepal to the east...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 77–94.
Published: 01 May 2016
... if the outer fruit has been removed (something that ‘alalā once routinely did). 35 And so it is not surprising that these three plants are in decline: halapepe and the loulu palms are themselves rare or endangered, and most of the ho‘awa trees encountered in the forest today are older with a...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 57–68.
Published: 01 May 2012
... through the booklet and comprehending the trajectory of the project, I was immediately struck by the list of endangered species: “ten plants, four birds, two reptiles, two insects and one mammal.” 9 What I bore witness to in that flash of recognition was my desire to compose a story in which these...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 23–55.
Published: 01 May 2012
... promiscuously intermingling with different cultural systems, this species embodies the parasitic character of capital, enabling it to invade and occupy diverse ecosystems. Even as cattle destroyed endangered worlds, they also helped shape emerging worlds. 30 As one of the first organisms imported to the...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 143–148.
Published: 01 May 2016
... Bend is a dramatic landscape of animal and human migration, not only home to 430 species of birds and more than 50 endangered, threatened, and otherwise listed species but also a hot zone for human movement across the US-Mexico border—a perennially explosive political issue in the United States...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2015) 6 (1): 53–71.
Published: 01 May 2015
.... Biophonies from stressed, endangered, or altered biomes tend to show little organisational structure. 16 Humans, Krause argues, are not just having an effect on the biophony by drowning out the sounds of other species with their own but also by disrupting ecosystems. Here his concerns are clearly...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 150–170.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Taxidermy”; see also Patchett, “Witnessing Craft”; and Desmond, “Postmortem Exhibitions.” Van Dooren’s chapter on whooping cranes and the human-bird mimesis occurring in attempts to raise endangered cranes and hatch eggs in captivity (with human caretakers dressing...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 280–299.
Published: 01 November 2017
... for the value of their genomic databases and archives, conservation biologists use it to build support for protecting endangered species, and humanist environmentalists can use it to rally for either or both. At its best, this ideal aims to revive the spirit of Renaissance humanists such as Andreas...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2015) 6 (1): 103–130.
Published: 01 May 2015
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 230–254.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Life Garden (2011) and The Delicious Apothecary (2012). These four works approach anticancer survival, and follow on from works addressing death and extinction. Endangered Species Finder (2009) is a mobile application that encourages users to have direct encounters with endangered species...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 171–201.
Published: 01 May 2014
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 169–190.
Published: 01 May 2016
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 59–88.
Published: 01 May 2016
... regulation and legislation, including the banning of DDT in 1972 and the Endangered Species Act of 1973. Ecologist Orie Loucks' 1972 guide to delivering expert testimony, for example, emphasized the necessity of convincing the jury of “the quality of interconnections that couple air, land, and water systems...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 41–67.
Published: 01 May 2014