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Published: 01 May 2019
Figure 3. A Talya Water System informational card distributed by the Amish salesman. Photograph by author. Figure 3. A Talya Water System informational card distributed by the Amish salesman. Photograph by author. More
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Published: 01 May 2014
Figure 6 Doctor informs She of terminal cancer with hospital in the background. Figure 6 . Doctor informs She of terminal cancer with hospital in the background. More
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 107–127.
Published: 01 May 2016
... reconceptualizing “incomplete information” in markets, which is often understood as a key way in which markets fail to solve or forestall environmental problems. One promising aspect of decentralized production is its ability to facilitate greater flows of “information” in the market, as consumers bring themselves...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 169–190.
Published: 01 May 2016
.... Some inhuman animals seek out and uncover our wastes. These ‘trash animals' choke on, eat, defecate, are contaminated with, play games with, have sex on, and otherwise live out their lives on and in our formal and informal dumpsites. In southern Canada's sanitary landfills, waste management typically...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 280–299.
Published: 01 November 2017
... information as a textual code. The Alexandrian Library of Life caught hold in the late 1980s and early 1990s, when concern about biodiversity and the destruction of tropical rainforests coincided with developments in gene sequencing, the Human Genome Project, and the growth of Internet communications and...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 13–33.
Published: 01 May 2014
... past and future. As a literary analysis, this paper brings out new aspects of scientific figures. Instead of focusing on the data these graphs communicate, it reveals how formal choices in presentation affect meaning and how scientific figures structure, articulate, and inform our experience of time...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 233–260.
Published: 01 May 2014
... to inform environmental policy and practice. Though challenging and risky, the potential rewards are considerable. * Secondary affiliation: Geography, University of Manchester, England Copyright: © Castree 2014 2014 This is an open access article distributed under the terms of a...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2017) 9 (1): 84–107.
Published: 01 May 2017
... language, informative speech and expletive, and communication and symptom. Building on ideas about metacommunication in animal play, I suggest that both psychic trouble and interactions to ease that trouble might be considered forms of biosemiotic creativity. By loosening and opening up the distinctions...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 171–186.
Published: 01 May 2018
... management data through attentiveness to the experience of a single grizzly bear, which functions as a counterdiscourse to the dominant framing of wildlife data as aggregate information about a species population. Second, the visual strategy of the minimalist interface prompts the viewer/user to navigate...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 398–417.
Published: 01 November 2017
... of Antarctica and outer space, and to reflect on emerging modes of an extraterrestrial mode of thinking Earth. This article is informed by short-term ethnographic fieldwork in the Antarctic Peninsula with Chilean microbiologists engaged in the bioprospecting of extremophiles, to account for how...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 3–26.
Published: 01 May 2019
... multi-species ecological ethic recursively informs an economic paradigm for making ends meet with others, where surpluses born of synergies feed back into a resilient system, revaluing weeds and waste. Sally’s labors reflect a new form of ethical, ecological, and economic entanglement that crops up in...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2015) 6 (1): 73–102.
Published: 01 May 2015
... of keyword searching has been fantastically liberating. But it has also resulted in the substantial deracination of knowledge, the uprooting, or ‘Googlization,’ of the components of what was once a coherent collection of beliefs and systems for discovering and performing taxonomies or information...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 307–311.
Published: 01 May 2014
... scientific information and “the innate, the biological, the instinctual and the affective,” then we might see whether pity or fear remains relevant to environmental literacy in our century. 8 Pierre Bourdieu argues that: One has to situate oneself within ‘real activity’ as such, that is in the...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 2 (1): 169–186.
Published: 01 May 2013
... and will use it to inform and reform moral philosophy. The philosophy of the future, I suggest, is NeoPresocratic. (My rhetorical inspiration here is the Pre-Raphaelite movement of the mid-19 th century. If they could create a new and progressive anti-mechanismic and anti-academic style in the arts...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 57–68.
Published: 01 May 2012
..., came to our primary school prior to the Menindee excursion and informed us that the buds of a plant which layered our soccer field could be consumed. No game of soccer on that pitch was ever the same again; I was continually kneeling down to pick and nibble at these buds, utterly pleased with my...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 May 2014
... immediacy of global warming to a worldwide audience. The Extreme Ice Survey provides scientists with basic and vitally important information on the mechanics of glacial melting and educates the public with firsthand evidence of how rapidly the Earth's climate is changing. EIS is a voice for landscapes that...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2016) 8 (2): 196–214.
Published: 01 November 2016
... which all life, both marine and terrestrial, depends.” 10 The Cold War engagement we trace here continues to inform the present claims of cetology. But the military’s presence in the history of cetology is not as overdetermining as some theoretical approaches would have us believe—those extended...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2017) 9 (1): 129–148.
Published: 01 May 2017
... experimentally innovative processes detailed below, biopoetry ultimately devises a language of things 12 with a subtext that perilously construes organisms as information vessels. Instead of illuminating the emergent biosemiosis of microorganisms, biopoetry risks imposing human language on other-than-humans...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 57–76.
Published: 01 May 2016
... metabolism and immunity. These hypotheses have informed a wide range of laboratory research using animal models (largely gnotobiotic mice) whose microbial composition is known and controlled. Experiments using murine helminths, comparable to those of humans, try to simulate and explain the links between...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 95–112.
Published: 01 May 2014
... of the railway journey from Trondheim to Bodø. The absolute location information enabled by the synchronized GPS data links the four different train rides to each other. When presented as four video feeds on one screen, the train becomes one machine moving through four seasons, four different...