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Environmental Humanities (2012) 1 (1): 103–121.
Published: 01 May 2012
... intervention in Việt Nam to explore how avian influenza threats challenge long-held understandings of animals' place in the environment and society. In this intervention, poultry farmers collaborated with health workers to illustrate maps of avian flu risks in their communities. Participant-observation...
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Environmental Humanities (2015) 6 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Owain Jones Abstract This paper contributes to discussions about landscape and place and how they are practised in relation to time, displacement, memory and loss. I develop a multi-dimensional account of how landscape is generated in the moment by spatio-temporal topologies and topographies...
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Environmental Humanities (2014) 4 (1): 41–67.
Published: 01 May 2014
... home—signified by the prefix “eco”—brings with it a critical expectation for the musical academy to retreat from bland talk about a “sense of place.” Based on the premise that damaged ecologies are a matter of concern to many people, Indigenous and Settler; and building on the late Val Plumwood's...
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Published: 01 May 2017
Figure 1. Olafur Eliasson, Ice Watch , 2014. Twelve ice blocks. Place du Panthéon, Paris, 2015. Photo by Martin Argyroglo, © Olafur Eliasson More
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Environmental Humanities (2022) 14 (1): 110–128.
Published: 01 March 2022
... to the possibility of a bestiary hiding in plain sight in the colorfully decorated plastic bags of the candy aisle, we become more acutely aware of the links between cultural meaning and ecology as well as where those links have been severed. There is a chamber in the Chauvet cave with a bear skull placed neatly...
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Environmental Humanities (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...
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Published: 01 November 2016
Figure 4. An otolith cross-section that has been placed under magnification. The holes mark where samples for isotope analysis have been extracted with a laser ablation multi-collector inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometer. Courtesy of Rachel Johnson, NOAA Fisheries More
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Environmental Humanities (2020) 12 (1): 296–320.
Published: 01 May 2020
... and the processes by which these are, often slowly, severed from place. In this article, the authors draw upon research in diverse contexts—concerning the conservation of ospreys on Speyside, Scotland, and trans-border marine conservation in Mozambique—as a lens through which to demonstrate the multiple ways...
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Environmental Humanities (2017) 9 (1): 18–39.
Published: 01 May 2017
... plantations and bustling tourist town. In many ways, Darjeeling is what Val Plumwood calls a “shadow place.” Shadow places are sites of extraction, invisible to centers of political and economic power yet essential to the global circulation of capital. The existence of shadow places troubles the notion...
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Environmental Humanities (2023) 15 (1): 3–24.
Published: 01 March 2023
... engagement with culture and religion. The article pursues one implication of this study by suggesting an amendment to the concept of “slow violence”: environmental injustice is better theorized as “slow sacrifice”—a political ecology of life and death, the goal of which is to concentrate death in some places...
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Environmental Humanities (2018) 10 (1): 213–225.
Published: 01 May 2018
... 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, we...
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Environmental Humanities (2016) 8 (1): 95–117.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Hugo Reinert Abstract Can a stone be a critter? Placing multispecies studies in conversation with the geological turn, this article examines the place of a particular sacrifice stone in the ambit of a coastal mining development in northern Norway. The argument develops a reading of resource...
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Environmental Humanities (2012) 1 (1): 57–68.
Published: 01 May 2012
... an essayistic form of narration to pull together contrasting examples that suggest hard and fast distinctions between subject and object tend to provoke misleadingly abstract descriptions of place. The specific place under investigation is a farming property in rural New South Wales. It has played a significant...
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Environmental Humanities (2014) 5 (1): 155–170.
Published: 01 May 2014
... mediation can now take place only in virtual environments such as those of Google Earth and advanced climate modeling systems. I analyze the work of Soviet biologist Evgeni Shepelev as a starting point for this form of planetary mediation and discuss the multimedia installation The Place Where You Go...
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Environmental Humanities (2020) 12 (1): 346–369.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., the wildcat’s precarious position raises questions regarding extinction and its place in the wider conservation narrative. In this article the author tackles the possibly futile attempts by conservation bodies to save the Scottish wildcat from the brink of extinction in Britain’s “last wild place...
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Environmental Humanities (2020) 12 (1): 1–22.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Ralph Litzinger; Fan Yang Abstract This article brings together recent writing on eco-media, media materialism, and racialized Otherness to rethink the place of China and Asia in debates about the Anthropocene. We begin by examining the nonwhite postapocalyptic futures imagined in Bong Joon-ho’s...
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Environmental Humanities (2020) 12 (2): 407–430.
Published: 01 November 2020
... in the Anthropocene. Starhawk’s novels illustrate alterlivability as a set of political commitments, design methodologies, and spatial forms that place disabled, racialized, and poor people at the center of alterlivable worlds. © 2020 Aimi Hamraie 2020 This is an open access article distributed under the terms...
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Environmental Humanities (2020) 12 (2): 475–491.
Published: 01 November 2020
... The Economization of Life , and Jade Sasser’s On Infertile Ground —this book review essay grapples with the place of human numbers in our understanding of the connections between human reproduction, kinship, and environmental issues. This essay engages most closely with the chapters by Clarke and Haraway in Making...
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Environmental Humanities (2021) 13 (1): 181–200.
Published: 01 May 2021
... the spectators’ immediate emphatic and empathetic reactions to the animal creatures on-screen. By evoking affective responses below the visible and audible registers, the films place the human animal body both in proximity to and at a distance from the nonhuman animal, revealing ontological ties as well...
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Environmental Humanities (2022) 14 (1): 29–48.
Published: 01 March 2022
... with ecology and embracing their inherent impurities. This classic cli-fi film provides an important touchstone for a future in which dominant petro-masculine approaches to pelagic place are found to be drowned, dead ends. This article amplifies how mutant corporeal formations and elemental agencies...