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Published: 01 May 2014
Figure 1 Chester Schultz introduces communal singing of the traditional “Down by the Riverside” at Mangrove Creek on 13 April 1996. Image courtesy Geoff Willsmore. Figure 1. Chester Schultz introduces communal singing of the traditional “Down by the Riverside” at Mangrove Creek on 13 April More
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 108–136.
Published: 01 May 2019
... of working through political neglect of carcinogenic effects of conditions of poverty in postcolonial capitalism and chemical modernity. The article introduces Anthropocene necropolitics as an analytics, useful for a critical understanding of the global cancer epidemics. But it aims also to...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 41–67.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Figure 1 Chester Schultz introduces communal singing of the traditional “Down by the Riverside” at Mangrove Creek on 13 April 1996. Image courtesy Geoff Willsmore. Figure 1. Chester Schultz introduces communal singing of the traditional “Down by the Riverside” at Mangrove Creek on 13 April...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 2 (1): 79–99.
Published: 01 May 2013
... gender equality and the environment? This paper introduces and investigates the notion of ‘ecomodern masculinity,’ through the assemblage of Schwarzenegger's gender identity, environmental politics, and image in Sweden. While there has been research on gender inequity in relation to environmental and...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 118–142.
Published: 01 May 2016
... neither human care, love, and attentiveness nor techniques of control and creative management are sufficient to fully secure elephant survival. The article introduces the concept of “viral creep” to explore the ability of a creeping, only partially knowable virus to rearrange relations among people...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 213–225.
Published: 01 May 2018
... understanding deep time as an abstract concept, we explore how deep time manifests through places, objects, and practices. Focusing on three modes through which deep time is encountered—enchantment, violence, and haunting—we introduce deep time as an intimate element woven into everyday lives. Deep time stories...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2017) 9 (1): 171–174.
Published: 01 May 2017
... elides the provenance of cash crops and livestock (as well as the provenance of the defenders themselves). That is to say, not all introduced species are tarred with the “invasive” brush, and the status of individual species can change with circumstances. Although many species currently designated as...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 63–85.
Published: 01 May 2018
... helps me explore the ethical and political complexities of loss and change in Chilean Tierra del Fuego, where I have been conducting fieldwork for the past five years. 7 As I will describe in more detail, beavers introduced into the Fuegian archipelago have spread and settled in the majority of...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2016) 8 (2): 251–255.
Published: 01 November 2016
... effects. 1 Once again, ecological questions, as soon as they are introduced into the regular course of our familiar thought patterns, modify from top to bottom the attitudes of all the protagonists. How can a pope dare to speak of ecology? ask both the faithful—who expect an encyclical either to...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 1–40.
Published: 01 May 2016
... principle, the transformative effects of certain ‘invasive’ or ‘introduced’ species on particular ecological assemblages around the world, or that these effects may give cause for concern in specific circumstances. 29 Rather we are questioning the IAS narrative as a catch-all label and ‘problem...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2016) 8 (2): 291–297.
Published: 01 November 2016
... the earth in which multiple realities and multiple more-than-human agencies are at play. 4 And now Francis, our first Latin American pope, could also be seen as introducing contentious objects and subjects to Catholicism and to global ecological politics alike, through his encyclical letter on...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 217–232.
Published: 01 May 2014
... . Salgado Sebastião . Genesis . Köln : Taschen , 2013 . Salgodo Sebastião . “ Be fruitful, and Replenish the Earth. Sebastião Salgado Introduces his Journey to the Untouched Corners of the Planet .” The Guardian , 11 September 2004 . Schalansky Judith : Atlas of Remote...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2017) 9 (1): 108–128.
Published: 01 May 2017
... industrial hog farming, with ever-finer distinctions introduced between the different phases of the animal life cycle; see Blanchette, “Herding Species.” 5. Striffler, Chicken , 45–47; Blanchette, “Herding Species.” For the economic rationale behind vertical integration in the broiler chicken industry...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2018) 10 (2): 397–420.
Published: 01 November 2018
... nature, governors and governed. This article proceeds in four main sections: First I introduce a sequence of episodes involving various people with regard to a forest located in Southeast Angola. This sequence epitomizes something broader that I became aware of during my fieldwork: forests are an...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 149–153.
Published: 01 May 2014
... been devoted to it (see Jens Kersten, Eckart Ehlers) and others are in the works. A new scholarly journal launched in November 2013, Anthropocene Review, promises to deliver analyses of the concept from a variety of disciplinary perspectives. In January 2013, Will Steffen introduced the term and the...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2015) 6 (1): 175–178.
Published: 01 May 2015
... culturally with their weather. Beyond the concepts and definitions offered by the WMO and climate scientists, climate is better understood as an idea which mediates between the human experience of ephemeral weather and the cultural ways of living which are animated by this experience. Climate introduces...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 283–286.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Lesley Head has noted in relation to plants, this simplistic line-drawing is problematic as a basis for management as it ignores the specific characteristics of organisms. 7 Another condition of “invasiveness” for biota is that they have been introduced by humans, and so notions of “nativeness” can...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 325–340.
Published: 01 November 2017
... have been announced of planets almost like our own. A recent headline-making discovery introduced a planetary system around a star much dimmer and cooler than our own, which nonetheless is believed to contain planets potentially capable of hosting life. 9 Though astronomers have not yet determined...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2015) 6 (1): 53–71.
Published: 01 May 2015
.... Developing Kohn's argument, I bring his semiotic approach into conversation with Tim Ingold's claim that life is best realised as a meshwork. By doing so, I aim to add some flesh to Kohn's semiotics and give a sense of how meanings emerge from the entanglements of the meshwork. Ingold introduces his...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 2 (1): 101–116.
Published: 01 May 2013
... “CBS Reports” broadcast. The popular media format dichotomized representations of the science, as Kroll notes: “[the broadcast] immediately introduced the dichotomy: biology versus chemistry. It coded biology as soft, familiar, and female. In contrast, it made chemistry cold, hard, rational, male, and...