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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 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 (1 May 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 of the...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 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 in...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 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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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 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 Figure 4. An otolith More
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 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 that...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 57–68.
Published: 01 May 2012
... 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 (1 May 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 to...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 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 (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 2012) 1 (1): 123–140.
Published: 01 May 2012
... placed affect at the very centre of contemporary narratives that call for pro-environmental beliefs and behaviours. A critical public-feelings framework is used to explore these issues and trace their passage from the private and intimate, where they risk remaining denuded of agency, and into the public...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 129–147.
Published: 01 May 2013
... conclusion, I submit that while technological and managerial approaches have a place in addressing ecological problems, our predicament primarily calls for a drastic pulling back and scaling down of the human presence—welcoming limitations of our numbers, economies, forms of habitation, and uses of land and...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 23–55.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Eben Kirksey Abstract Bruno Latour has tried to bring a parliamentary democracy to the domain of nature. Wading through the swamps of Palo Verde, a national park in the Guanacaste Province of Costa Rica, and wandering onto neighbouring agricultural lands, I failed to find a central place where...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 93–109.
Published: 01 May 2013
... her work into dialogue with some of my Australian Aboriginal teachers. More specifically, I focus on developing an enlarged account of active listening, considering it as the work participants engage in as they inter-act with other sentient creatures. I take a country or place based perspective...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 203–216.
Published: 01 May 2014
... on such a time scale, and Pendell responds to that representational challenge by compiling a wide variety of texts that zero in on individual humans at different points in the future rather than offering a continuous story or central character. In a way, that place is taken by the geographical region...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 233–260.
Published: 01 May 2014
... this will involve more practitioners interested in global environmental change operating outside the “usual” arenas, such as established disciplinary conferences and journals. Engaged analysis offers a way to play the inventor-discloser and deconstructor-critic roles in places where knowledge aspires...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2015) 6 (1): 53–71.
Published: 01 May 2015
... responses emphasise the significance of bird sounds for people's sense of place, time and season and the longing that many have for their own lives to resonate with the birds around them. I argue that this has less to do with desires to hear harmony in pristine nature but with developing relations of...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 133–150.
Published: 01 May 2016
... inextricably enmeshed. What comes of all this thinking is a common account of mutual multispecies vulnerabilities and of collective agencies that recasts the dominant tales of a singular Anthropocene and the conventional human-centred inheritances of a rural Australian place. The valley's white settler...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 59–88.
Published: 01 May 2016
... statistical practice of “polygons of variation” emerged out of such studies. But between 1930 and 1950, polygons of variation were gradually eclipsed by line graphs. Motivated by the recent and disastrous Dust Bowl, American ecologists began to place organismal variables and environmental variables on the...