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Environmental Humanities (2017) 9 (1): 171-174.
Published: 01 May 2017
... extirpate once it has become established. In Massachusetts, the Japanese knotweed is one of sixty-six species that have been designated “invasive” by the Massachusetts Invasive Plant Advisory Group (a nonprofit organization that works in coordination with state and federal agencies). Like the other sixty...
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Environmental Humanities (2018) 10 (2): 370-396.
Published: 01 November 2018
... though the methods employed can be destructive and long-term success is often limited. Building on recent work critiquing categorical approaches to invasive species management, we argue that such campaigns obscure not only the underlying conditions but also the ongoing production of plant invasiveness...
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Environmental Humanities (2015) 6 (1): 29-52.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Jonathan L. Clark Abstract Although philosophers have examined the ethics of invasive species management, there has been little research approaching this topic from a descriptive, ethnographic perspective. In this article I examine how invasive species managers think about the moral status of the...
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Environmental Humanities (2016) 7 (1): 1-40.
Published: 01 May 2016
... often seem to favour particular control measures and legislation over other forms of potential adaptation and evaluation. The concept of ‘invasive alien species'—and associated terms such as ‘invasional meltdown’ 14 or ‘biotic homogenization’ 15 —represents a particularly successful...
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Environmental Humanities (2018) 10 (1): 63-85.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Laura A. Ogden Abstract For decades the role of invasive species has been central to discussions of anthropogenic loss and change. Conceptual debates over whether “native” and “invasive” species are useful to our understanding of dynamic processes of world making have significantly challenged...
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Environmental Humanities (2014) 5 (1): 283-286.
Published: 01 May 2014
... on by the past and continuing dispossession of Aboriginal people from their homelands. 4 Related to this is another set of anxieties; those of foreign invasion, particularly by non-European, non-Anglo “others.” This has created “a hierarchy of cultural belonging.” 5 In Australia, this is tied...
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Environmental Humanities (2017) 9 (2): 456-459.
Published: 01 November 2017
... connectivities are welcomed: “nonnative invasive” species that make their own connections, such as the eastern grays in England, become targets for discipline, expulsion, and death. 2 Connectivity is a place-holder that seeks to capture these multiple forms of multispecies mobility. 3 It is normatively...
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Environmental Humanities (2016) 7 (1): 259-263.
Published: 01 May 2016
... . “ Invasion of the Crocodiles .” In Rethinking Invasion Ecologies from the Environmental Humanities , edited by McCalman Iain and Frawley Jodi , 239 - 255 . Abingdon : Routledge Environmental Humanities , 2014 . Reiser Alison . The Case of the Green Turtle: An Uncensored History of...
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Environmental Humanities (2016) 7 (1): 129-132.
Published: 01 May 2016
... Restoration of Urban Native Grasslands in Australia .” Emotion, Space, and Society 10 ( 2014 ): 79 - 86 . Nagy Kelsey and Johnson Phillip David III eds. Trash Animals: How We Live with Nature's Filthy, Feral, Invasive, and Unwanted Species . Minneapolis, MN : University of Minnesota...
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Environmental Humanities (2014) 5 (1): 291-294.
Published: 01 May 2014
... York : Columbia University Press , 2014 . van Dooren Thom . “ Invasive Species in Penguin Worlds: An Ethical Taxonomy of Killing for Conservation .” Conservation and Society 9 , no. 4 ( 2011 ): 286 - 98 . 1 Thom van Dooren, Flight Ways: Life and Loss at the Edge of...
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Environmental Humanities (2018) 10 (1): 129-149.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Harriet Ritvo’s view that “the critique implicit in the term [ invasive species ] ahistorically assumes the previous existence of a static biota without intruders, in which relations among the constituent species were balanced, if not harmonious” (“Invasion/Invasive,” 173). 56. Royal Veterinary...
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Environmental Humanities (2014) 5 (1): 301-305.
Published: 01 May 2014
... an invasion; a breaching of boundaries. Infection is an event; a becoming with. Infection is a “fluctuation” in the present order of things. Infection takes place in the urinary tract, the blood, the lung, and the computer. It also takes place in the industrial hen house, the pharmaceutical...
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Environmental Humanities (2016) 7 (1): 151-168.
Published: 01 May 2016
... We Live with Nature's Filthy, Feral, Invasive, and Unwanted Species . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2013 . Nowak Ronald M. Walker's Mammals of the World . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press , 1991 . Pacini-Ketchabaw Veronica . “ Frictions in Forest...
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Environmental Humanities (2017) 9 (2): 398-417.
Published: 01 November 2017
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Environmental Humanities (2016) 7 (1): 169-190.
Published: 01 May 2016
... Randy . “ Foreword .” In Trash Animals: How We Live with Nature's Filthy, Feral, Invasive, and Unwanted Species , edited by Nagy Kelsey and Johnson Phillip David III , xi - xiii . Minneapolis, MN : University of Minnesota Press , 2013 . Mbembe Achille . “ Necropolitics...
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Environmental Humanities (2016) 7 (1): 219-225.
Published: 01 May 2016
...-environmentalist, I never believed in wilderness—how could I, coming from a countryside in Burgundy that is so old and so artificial that it was already ancient at the time of the Roman invasion of Gaul? Also, I don't believe in the harmony of nature and I am probably the only intellectual to have written a book...
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Environmental Humanities (2013) 3 (1): 1-24.
Published: 01 May 2013
... markings or by visual means alone, without technological augmentation: physical capture and invasive technologies remain key to tracing and discovering their routes—but every capture entails risk to the bird, and the risk persists beyond capture or release, inherent in the material heft of surveillance. As...
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Environmental Humanities (2017) 9 (1): 149-166.
Published: 01 May 2017
... [ethical model predicated on ascetic practices] an ecological ethics,” he suggests, “one in which the subject, having willed its own lessness, can live less invasively in the world.” 1 Cited out of context, there is perhaps little surprising about this statement, particularly its final clause...
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Environmental Humanities (2017) 9 (1): 18-39.
Published: 01 May 2017
...?” 13. O’Gorman, “Belonging,” 285. 14. See Lavau, “Nature/s of Belonging”; and van Dooren, “Invasive Species in Penguin Worlds.” See also Kennedy, Magic Mountains . 15. Chatterjee, Time for Tea , 77–78. 16. Sinha and Subba, Indian Nepalis ; Subba et al., Indian Nepalis ; Middleton...
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Environmental Humanities (2016) 8 (1): 24-36.
Published: 01 May 2016
... researchers in ecology have been qualifying Homo sapiens as the major invasive pest on Earth, the one that almost constantly, if not deliberately, disturbs integrated, equilibrious, homeostatic ecosystems. But this is a myth— Homo sapiens is not an external disturbance; we are a keystone species within the...