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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 261–276.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Hannes Bergthaller; Rob Emmett; Adeline Johns-Putra; Agnes Kneitz; Susanna Lidström; Shane McCorristine; Isabel Pérez Ramos; Dana Phillips; Kate Rigby; Libby Robin Abstract The emergence of the environmental humanities presents a unique opportunity for scholarship to tackle the human dimensions of...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 149–155.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Tom Greaves Abstract I offer a response and counter argument to J. Baird Callicott's “Provocations” piece in Environmental Humanities, volume 2. I argue that the historical narrative that Callicott derives from Aristotle regarding the development of philosophical thought from natural philosophy to...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 69–84.
Published: 01 May 2012
... its future. This paper explores four key drivers of conservation initiatives: place, landscape, biodiversity and livelihood, and how these shape environmental management in the Desert Channels region of south-western Queensland and in the Quantock hills in Somerset, England. The aim is to show how the...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2015) 6 (1): 131–157.
Published: 01 May 2015
... writing as a touchstone, my essay foregrounds the environmental features of the (re)location: the extreme desert weather, the mountain vistas, the incarceree-created rock gardens, the reconstructed barracks, guard tower, and barbed wire fence, and the cemetery/monument. I bring together concepts from...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 233–260.
Published: 01 May 2014
... argue that these publications evidence environmental humanists as playing two roles with respect to the geoscientific claims they are reacting to: the roles of “inventor-discloser” or “deconstructor-critic.” Despite their importance and their differences, as currently performed these roles hold...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 191–202.
Published: 01 May 2016
... to interpret and mobilise the philosopher's concepts. Ultimately, this essay articulates how Marder's strikingly negative critical project is both lively and useful for the Environmental Humanities, especially the fields of ecocriticism and critical plant studies. Moreover, in contrast to many book...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 19–39.
Published: 01 May 2014
... or representable by conventional epistemologies of politics, history, and knowledge that search for meaning in event. The movement of an ambiguous gray matter and its complex story of becoming a massive flood do not fit into the dominant modes of knowledge production, environmental or otherwise...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 213–220.
Published: 01 May 2014
... back the threat. In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act. —Ian Angus, The Myth of ‘Environmental Catastrophism’ It is only through fundamental change at the center of the system, from which the pressures on the planet principally emanate, that there is any...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 95–112.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Journey give us an opportunity to think about the relationship between the digital and the material, and the technological affordances of mediation, in ways that are critical for the environmental humanities. We seldom experience nature fully directly and unfiltered, but instead mediated through, even...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 2 (1): 79–99.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Martin Hultman Abstract In 2007, Arnold Schwarzenegger received the European Campaigner of the Year award. Chosen by the readers of European Voice for his work on solving global environmental problems, he was hailed as a visionary environmental hero, at the pinnacle of his popularity as a...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2016) 8 (2): 277–284.
Published: 01 November 2016
... reading lists for our students that are intended as antidotes to environmental indifference, not to mention racism, sexism, or colonialism. And yet, to put it bluntly, we have as yet little evidence to suggest that reading “green” literature correlates to an ecological conversion and, even more...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2018) 10 (2): 349–369.
Published: 01 November 2018
... actors. In caring for the land and its lakes in practical ways it is important to sustain respectful relations with those actors. Norwegian environmental policy works differently by distinguishing between nature and culture and seeking to protect landscapes from what it takes to be human interference, so...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2018) 10 (2): 501–527.
Published: 01 November 2018
... environmental humanities. Building on Donna Haraway’s work, we insist “it matters what compostables make compost.” Our argument is twofold. First, we contend that certain feminist concepts and commitments are foundational to the environmental humanities’ contemporary emergence. Second, we advocate for more...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 257–272.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Richard D. G. Irvine Abstract What does it mean to do violence in deep time? How is deep time evoked in our understanding of environmental harm? Environmental transformations have figured prominently in the recent history of Mongolia. Shifts in land use have been associated with severe pasture...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 27–51.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Teena Gabrielson Abstract This article examines the visual politics at work in website photographs depicting environmental justice issues in the United States. Based on roughly 580 web-published photos collected from environmental justice organizations, the Environmental Protection Agency, the...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 101–107.
Published: 01 May 2019
.... Infertile orcas with extreme levels of PCB (polychlorinated biphenyl) in their system bring to the environmental social imaginary the toxic kinship of predators and other species, including humans, threatened by extinction. The cumulative exposure to endocrine disruptors, neurotoxins, asthmagens...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 1.
Published: 01 May 2019
... © 2019 Duke University Press 2019 This is an open access article distributed under the terms of a Creative Commons license (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0). Debbie was a founding editor of this journal and a passionate and insightful proponent of the environmental humanities. She will be sorely missed...
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Published: 01 November 2018
Figure 1. A domestic composting methodology and material metaphor for environmental humanities. Courtesy of Jennifer Mae Hamilton and Earlwood Farm Figure 1. A domestic composting methodology and material metaphor for environmental humanities. Courtesy of Jennifer Mae Hamilton and Earlwood More
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2018) 10 (2): 473–500.
Published: 01 November 2018
... ecocriticism, environmental psychology, and environmental communication, this article suggests that “cli-fi” reminds concerned readers of the severity of climate change while impelling them to imagine environmental futures and consider the impact of climate change on human and nonhuman life. However, the...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 123–140.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Alex Lockwood Abstract In the fiftieth year since the publication of Silent Spring, the importance of Rachel Carson's work can be measured in its affective influence on contemporary environmental writing across the humanities. The ground broken by Silent Spring in creating new forms of writing has...