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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 59–88.
Published: 01 May 2016
...) in an article presenting the results of linear regression between soil nutrients, soil moisture, and Red Pine growth. 36 Figure 3. Line graphs from Diller (1935) depicting the correlation of width of beech growth rings (y-axis) with precipitation (x-axis, top) and temperature (x-axis...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 13–33.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Elizabeth Callaway Abstract This article turns toward scientific literature to consider the basic strategies used in presenting the temporality of climate change. While the majority of literary criticism argues that the experience of climate change is either apocalyptic or banal, the scientific...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 May 2014
... by our actions in the present. This article explores a poetics of haunted time via readings of the work of artist/sculptor Ilana Halperin and poet Alice Oswald. Halperin's recent work with the “slow and fast time” of geological processes (calcification and lava flows), and also with the body's own...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 2 (1): 147–167.
Published: 01 May 2013
... this perspective, while the idea of a reconceptualised history by reference to key geological and other natural historical thresholds would certainly destabilise current academic practice, it might equally galvanise the historical discipline towards recognition of our present biospheric crisis. The...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2018) 10 (2): 370–396.
Published: 01 November 2018
.... We focus in particular on the way perceptual processes shape and are shaped by plant “invasions” over time. Noting that the majority of plant invasions worldwide are initiated by the horticultural trade, and that visual appearance is a major factor in the selection of plants for trade, we present a...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 129–147.
Published: 01 May 2013
... nomenclature is called for to reflect our transition out of the Holocene (our epoch's current formal name). I argue, however, that the pitch for the Anthropocene goes well beyond this rationale. The Anthropocene has morphed into a discourse that is organizing the perception of a world picture (past, present...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 125–148.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Dominique Lestel; Jeffrey Bussolini; Matthew Chrulew Abstract This paper presents a bi-constructivist approach to the study of animal life, which is opposed to the realist-Cartesian paradigm in which most ethology operates. The method is elaborated through the examples of a knot-tying orangutan in...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 69–84.
Published: 01 May 2012
... question of who is an authority on place contrasts in these two ecologically distinct places, and at different times in the period from 1945 to the present. The two cases demand very different scales of management, and build on different cultural traditions, but they share a surprising number of...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 93–109.
Published: 01 May 2013
..., engaging with life on the inside of the webs and patterns of connection. An earlier version of this paper was presented as the Val Plumwood Memorial Lecture at the Minding Animals Conference, held in Newcastle, Australia in July 2009. Copyright: © Rose 2013 2013 This is an open access article...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 May 2014
... argue present a unique example of what Guy Debord calls the “tautological” nature of spectacle, its capacity to serve as its own evidence at the same time as it becomes a mode of relation among people. My questions concern the political potential of the EIS. As the effect of the real created by time...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 261–276.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Hannes Bergthaller; Rob Emmett; Adeline Johns-Putra; Agnes Kneitz; Susanna Lidström; Shane McCorristine; Isabel Pérez Ramos; Dana Phillips; Kate Rigby; Libby Robin Abstract The emergence of the environmental humanities presents a unique opportunity for scholarship to tackle the human dimensions of...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2015) 6 (1): 73–102.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Anna Svensson Abstract Digitisation is presenting new possibilities and challenges for the use of collections in both the humanities and the sciences. However, digitisation is also another layer in a longer process of selections shaping the collection—something which must be analysed on a case-by...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 133–150.
Published: 01 May 2016
... community, where the intractable realities of human and more than human settler colonial relations are played out on a daily basis. We also try to do this rethinking collectively, in the presence of other animals with whom our inherited pasts, our mundane everyday presents and our uncertain futures are...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 169–190.
Published: 01 May 2016
... indestructible waste materials from past to present to future: through waste, we bequeath a set of politically, historically, and materially constituted relations, structures, norms, and practices with which future generations must engage. Copyright: © Zahara and Hird 2015 2015 This is an open access...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 55–75.
Published: 01 May 2014
... ontological question of what it means to be free human beings in the world of nature, intended as a finite, temporal world. From an ecocritical perspective, Badlands' 1950s setting lends itself to a retrospective illumination of the forces that have contributed to the present problematic human-nature relation...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 77–100.
Published: 01 May 2014
... overlapping crises of the economy, the environment and the collective self-image in Iceland have fostered critical representations of the past, present and future of the relationship between humans and the environment. Thus utilitarian environmental policies and shallow ecology is treated critically in...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 125–148.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Sebastian Abrahamsson; Filippo Bertoni Abstract Emerging from the question of how to live together with our planet, more-than-human approaches to interspecies relations have often presented ‘cozy’ versions of conviviality (Whatmore 2002; Haraway 2008; Hinchliffe 2010). This was usually set against...
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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 May 2014) 4 (1): 69–93.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Turino, I argue that Wiseman offers one particularly useful mechanism to advance environmental concerns and learning through the arts. This paper seeks to bridge environmental and (ethno)musicological thought, and has specific relevance to the growing field of ecomusicology, presenting a musical...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 2 (1): 117–146.
Published: 01 May 2013
... guide our present efforts, both scholastic and activist, to find an honorable, just way of living on the earth. Copyright: © Miller 2013 2013 This is an open access article distributed under the terms of a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0). This license permits use and distribution of the...