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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 69–84.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Libby Robin Abstract Land management has become a multi-faceted enterprise, with professionals, locals and others contributing variously to the outcomes, increasingly working in partnership arrangements all over the world. However, each local place has a different suite of ‘experts’ speaking for...
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Published: 01 November 2018
Figure 1. Yellow BLU-3 cluster submunitions gathered at a local government office in Phonesavanh, Laos. Photograph courtesy of the author Figure 1. Yellow BLU-3 cluster submunitions gathered at a local government office in Phonesavanh, Laos. Photograph courtesy of the author More
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 107–127.
Published: 01 May 2016
... explicate this claim I first explore the ecological implications of the local food movement, and a specific attempt to capitalize on emerging technologies to decentralize production: Marcin Jakubowski's Open Source Ecology project. Copyright: © Greear 2015 2015 This is an open access article...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 41–67.
Published: 01 May 2014
... predicated this niche symphony on the noise-polluting defoliation of Adelaide's “wetland wonder,” the Old Port Reach. Presented as a series of narrative soundscapes, the symphony harnesses the power of music, including popular genres, to engender a sense of local “belonging” to the Port. In an ecological...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2018) 10 (2): 397–420.
Published: 01 November 2018
...João Afonso Baptista Abstract In this article, I narrate an ethnographic storyline that involves forest inhabitants, local politicians, development professionals, and scientific researchers in both representational and nonrepresentational worlds of knowing. I discuss how and why, in Angola, making...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 86–106.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Vasiliki Touhouliotis Abstract Six years after the cease-fire that halted the 2006 war between Lebanon and Israel, southern Lebanese indicted the remains of Israel’s weapons for contaminating their lands, stunting their crops, and making them sick. Against local and international discourses...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 103–121.
Published: 01 May 2012
... microbial pathogens continue to globalise, place-based health interventions that limit animals to particular locales are proving inadequate. Risky zoographies signal the inextricability of nonhuman animals from human spaces, and reveal interspecies interactions that transect and transcend environments...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 111–127.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Karyn Pilgrim Abstract The ethical food movement signals a significant transformation of cultural consciousness in its recognition of the intimate politics of what we eat and what kind of socio-political systems we sustain. The recent resurgence of economic localization exemplifies a grass roots...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 43–70.
Published: 01 May 2013
... wild, his flute-like songs and timbre spread throughout the local lyrebird population. We count ourselves among those who admire the sonic achievements of this bioregion's “flute lyrebirds.” These Superb Lyrebirds ( Menura novaehollandiae ) do indeed deliver an unusual and extraordinarily complex...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 2 (1): 1–20.
Published: 01 May 2013
... hold dear. These local voices underscore the challenges human subjects face in articulating and narrating environmental relationships—even despite their intimate proximity to these landscapes. Just as Thousand Acres 's mastery of a complex environmentalist voice is hard won, so too is that of dozens of...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 37–56.
Published: 01 May 2016
... and racial stereotypes into the domain of animals and limited the scope of the scientific imagination. DNA test kits enabled us to determine that the frogs used in our study were not carrying the pathogenic chytrid fungus. Getting past stigma attached to particular species and locales, we found that...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 152–173.
Published: 01 May 2019
... scales: from the boundedness of a single cell, to a single organism encased in skin, to a body enclosed in a hazmat suit, to architecture and surrounding space, city and hazardous-waste landfill site, contaminated and safe, local and global. Asbestos shows that there is no spatial or temporal “outside...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2015) 6 (1): 167–174.
Published: 01 May 2015
... modelling, which is blind to the difference between industrial and local fishers. But above all, this modelling is exceeded by the crabs themselves. As a result of global warming, far from confining themselves to the role of resource, or biomass, they become agents who betray the modelling attempts through...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2018) 10 (2): 528–531.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Figure 1. Yellow BLU-3 cluster submunitions gathered at a local government office in Phonesavanh, Laos. Photograph courtesy of the author Figure 1. Yellow BLU-3 cluster submunitions gathered at a local government office in Phonesavanh, Laos. Photograph courtesy of the author ...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 137–151.
Published: 01 May 2019
... feeds the fjord is a protected national salmon river, and a key site in the spawning cycle for several important local fish populations. Fisheries have been a vital livelihood here for centuries, supplemented more recently by revenue streams from sports fishing and tourism. 9 Having passed most...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 129–132.
Published: 01 May 2016
... relations. 4 Human-animal relations provide a common focus across these essays. The authors reflect upon the ethics and politics of these relations as they explore the entanglement of local/global ecological legacies in very different settler colonial contexts—in a rural valley in south-eastern...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2017) 9 (1): 171–174.
Published: 01 May 2017
... squirrels that have outcompeted the indigenous red squirrels of Britain were imported by nineteenth-century acclimatizers hoping to enhance and diversify local wildlife. 8 At present, rhododendrons rank among the most aggressive botanical invasives in Great Britain and Ireland; like many plants now...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 330–337.
Published: 01 May 2018
... research programmes and disciplines, across all domains of research as well as local knowledge systems, across the North and South, and must be co-designed and implemented with input from governments, civil society, research funders and the private sector.” 5 These various statements from global...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 25–41.
Published: 01 May 2013
..., his agrarian vision also manifests as an oft-neglected political commitment to sustainable local food sources and their relationship to the febrile debates over national security. Indeed, we really cannot understand Berry's agrarian ethic without digging through the basement of his political...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2015) 6 (1): 53–71.
Published: 01 May 2015
... in such a perfect world was thus accompanied by the presence of birds, a presence made most readily and delightfully manifest in their songs. When once familiar companions no longer accompanied local residents, the shock was unexpected and unnerving. The Anthropocene is still a new and largely...