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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2017) 9 (1): 171–174.
Published: 01 May 2017
... 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-five species...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 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 (1 May 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 (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 1–40.
Published: 01 May 2016
... 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 environmental narrative of recent decades. 16 The IAS...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 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 (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 283–286.
Published: 01 May 2014
... 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 to a history of racism and...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 456–459.
Published: 01 November 2017
...: “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 charged, but ambiguously so...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 259–263.
Published: 01 May 2016
... . Acquiring Genomes: A Theory of the Origins of Species . New York : Basic Books , 2003 . Pooley Simon . “ The Entangled Relations of Humans and Nile Crocodiles in Africa, c.1840-1992 .” Environment and History ( 2015 , in press). Pooley Simon . “ Invasion of the Crocodiles .” In...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 129–132.
Published: 01 May 2016
... 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 Press , 2013 . Steffen Will , Grinevald Jacques...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 291–294.
Published: 01 May 2014
... 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 Extinction (New York: Columbia University Press, 2014). 2 The term...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 129–149.
Published: 01 May 2018
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 301–305.
Published: 01 May 2014
... 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 corporation, in...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 151–168.
Published: 01 May 2016
... whether, in co-habiting with raccoons, we are actually “pushing their brain development and perhaps even sending them down a new evolutionary path.” 11 Yet, in most North American cities, narratives abound of raccoons as invasive and feral species. 12 Raccoons' intelligence has always been recognized...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 398–417.
Published: 01 November 2017
... of invasive species and the colonization of polar environments by terrestrial biota is accelerating). 64 I am talking more about a course of action that describes these almost imperceptible but relentless processes of Earth-shaping at play in the southern polar region and which are radically...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 169–190.
Published: 01 May 2016
... Affairs for the Government of Canada , 2009 . Malamud 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...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 219–225.
Published: 01 May 2016
...—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 with the subtitle “the love of...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 May 2013
... 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 this surveillance extends beyond the line of...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2017) 9 (1): 149–166.
Published: 01 May 2017
... 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. Environmental stewardship...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2017) 9 (1): 18–39.
Published: 01 May 2017
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 24–36.
Published: 01 May 2016
... 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 system. In the long term, it may not be the magnitude of extracted...