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Environmental Humanities (2022) 14 (2): 457–474.
Published: 01 July 2022
..., according to Bennett, “is to participate in a momentarily immobilizing encounter, it is to be transfixed, spellbound.” 17 What she describes here is an individualized expression of human affect. Anyone can feel it, in principle. But whose suspension gets to count, and which interspecies relations come...
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Environmental Humanities (2022) 14 (3): 522–542.
Published: 01 November 2022
...Soledad Altrudi; Christopher M. Kelty Abstract Multispecies entanglement has been a major research focus in environmental humanities, aiming to rethink ontological and ethical possibilities, especially in urban settings, by attending to speculative other-than-human futures. This article dwells...
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Published: 01 November 2022
Figure 1. Fourfold framework of human-animal entanglement linked to arbitrary domination. More
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Environmental Humanities (2023) 15 (1): 87–108.
Published: 01 March 2023
...Michelle Westerlaken; Jennifer Gabrys; Danilo Urzedo; Max Ritts Abstract The question of who participates in making forest environments usually refers to human stakeholders. Yet forests are constituted through the participation of many other entities. At the same time, digital technologies...
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Environmental Humanities (2023) 15 (2): 162–180.
Published: 01 July 2023
...Yanbing Er Abstract This article critiques current theories of the commons as having been produced and sustained by human-centered paradigms of intellectual reasoning. It develops a commons beyond the human in response, which offers another way to envisage the commons and its pledge...
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Environmental Humanities (2023) 15 (2): 105–123.
Published: 01 July 2023
... but of a perception of the self that valorizes the self-possessed subject. In the final part, they compare the death of specific self-images in Christian asceticism to the death of the human qua self-possessed subject in the posthumanist ethics of Rosi Braidotti. At the same time, the authors see Climacus...
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Environmental Humanities (2018) 10 (2): 447–472.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Kay Anderson; Colin Perrin Abstract In the context of current concerns within the environmental humanities to challenge the idea that humans are somehow irreducible to nature, this article takes up the much-neglected history of the idea of human exceptionality itself. According to now familiar...
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Environmental Humanities (2013) 2 (1): 147–167.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Mark Levene Abstract The accumulating evidence on the depth and accelerating trajectory of anthropogenic climate change poses the possibility of an early end to human existence as part of a more general biotic extinction. But if that is the case what does that mean for the latter day writing...
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Environmental Humanities (2019) 11 (1): 3–26.
Published: 01 May 2019
...-human” and “human economy” theorizing in the environmental humanities and economic anthropology respectively, this article develops the concept of the “more-than-human economy” to better understand the “problem of living despite economic and ecological ruination” (Tsing 2015). At Clearwater Creek...
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Published: 01 November 2017
Figure 2. Jerusalem artichoke in human vision (left), simulated butterfly vision (middle), and simulated bee vision (right), photographed by Klaus Schmitt. Both butterflies and bees can see into the near-ultraviolet (UV-A). Used with permission. More
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Published: 01 May 2019
Figure 3. Mantras for the more-than-human economy. Photo by author. More
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Environmental Humanities (2015) 6 (1): 53–71.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Andrew Whitehouse Abstract Ever since Rachel Carson predicted a “silent spring” environmentalists have been carefully and anxiously listening to birds. More recently the musician and scientist Bernie Krause has examined the effects of human activity on avian soundscapes throughout the world. He...
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Environmental Humanities (2016) 7 (1): 169–190.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Alexander R. D. Zahara; Myra J. Hird Abstract As capitalism's unintended, and often unacknowledged, fallout, humans have developed sophisticated technologies to squirrel away our discards: waste is buried, burned, gasified, thrown into the ocean, and otherwise kept out-of-sight and out-of-mind...
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Environmental Humanities (2014) 4 (1): 171–194.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Jeremy Brice Abstract What place might killing occupy in a more-than-human world, where human life is always-already entangled among nonhumans? In this article I attempt to unsettle the assumption that only individual organisms can be killed, and to render other sites and spaces of killing visible...
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Environmental Humanities (2024) 16 (1): 79–99.
Published: 01 March 2024
... and territory, the author introduces “recalcitrance” as an interspecies co-laboring between humans and plants, unknowable through botanical and capitalist practices emerging in a colonial context. Drawing on archival and ethnographic research, the article first studies the nineteenth-century colonial frontier...
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Environmental Humanities (2022) 14 (1): 216–218.
Published: 01 March 2022
...Dolly Jørgensen References Hutchings Rich . “ Understanding of and Vision for the Environmental Humanities .” Environmental Humanities 4 , no. 1 ( 2014 ): 213 – 20 . Jørgensen Dolly , and Ginn Franklin . “ Environmental Humanities: Entering a New Time...
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Environmental Humanities (2020) 12 (2): 496–500.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Dolly Jørgensen; Franklin Ginn © 2020 Dolly Jørgensen and Franklin Ginn 2020 This is an open access article distributed under the terms of a Creative Commons license (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0). As we prepare this issue of Environmental Humanities , both of us sit in our homes with university...
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Environmental Humanities (2021) 13 (1): 201–223.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Willis Jenkins Abstract This article develops an account of listening as a model for integrating inquiries into rapid environmental change from arts, sciences, and humanities. The account is structured around interpretation of the Coastal Futures Conservatory (CFC), an initiative for integrating...
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Environmental Humanities (2021) 13 (1): 113–135.
Published: 01 May 2021
... to discuss a phenomenological approach common to any number of observation-based field biology disciplines (including, especially, ethology) and deep connections between human and animal subjectivities. And these connections, in turn, have implications for the environmental humanities, environmental...
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Environmental Humanities (2021) 13 (2): 433–458.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Noel Castree Abstract This article suggests that global environmental assessments (GEAs) may be a potent means for making the environmental humanities more consequential outside universities. So far most GEAs have been led by geoscientists, with mainstream social science in support. However...