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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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Published: 01 May 2018
Figure 2. Last pages of the 1932 picture book Should There Be War . Scan courtesy of the Russian Digital Children’s Library, arch.rgdb.ru Figure 2. Last pages of the 1932 picture book Should There Be War. Scan courtesy of the Russian Digital Children’s Library, arch.rgdb.ru More
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Published: 01 May 2018
Figure 3. Young Leningrad dog trainers at a pre–World War II All-Union Competition. Photograph courtesy of Natalia Eranina, St. Petersburg Figure 3. Young Leningrad dog trainers at a pre–World War II All-Union Competition. Photograph courtesy of Natalia Eranina, St. Petersburg More
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Figure 2. Last pages of the 1932 picture book Should There Be War . Scan courtesy of the Russian Digital Children’s Library, arch.rgdb.ru Figure 2. Last pages of the 1932 picture book Should There Be War. Scan courtesy of the Russian Digital Children’s Library, arch.rgdb.ru More
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Published: 01 May 2018
Figure 3. Young Leningrad dog trainers at a pre–World War II All-Union Competition. Photograph courtesy of Natalia Eranina, St. Petersburg Figure 3. Young Leningrad dog trainers at a pre–World War II All-Union Competition. Photograph courtesy of Natalia Eranina, St. Petersburg More
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Published: 01 May 2017
Figure 1. Pre–World War II aerial view with Elizabeth Bay at the left and Rushcutters Bay, center. City of Sydney Archives Figure 1. Pre–World War II aerial view with Elizabeth Bay at the left and Rushcutters Bay, center. City of Sydney Archives More
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 204–229.
Published: 01 November 2017
... and subvert economies and take over disputed lands as if fighting a war. In environmental humanities research, as well as in various local conceptions of nature, humans and nonhumans form alliances and build or defend their worlds together. 15 According to Michael Marder, plants do not remember...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 25–41.
Published: 01 May 2013
... critical of the violence of American corporate capitalism and militarism, the apotheosis of which can be seen in the guise of war (Vietnam, Afghanistan, Iraq, the “War on Terror”). Moreover, such violence has its domestic ecocidal analogy, best evidenced by strip mining and mountaintop removal. Berry's...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2016) 8 (2): 196–214.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Max Ritts; John Shiga Abstract Throughout the Cold War, the US Navy aggressively explored the sound-making and sound-detecting capacities of cetaceans to help it retain its supremacy in marine battle space. Whales, dolphins, and porpoises were engaged as animals that “see with sound,” that produce...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 20–39.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Figure 2. Last pages of the 1932 picture book Should There Be War . Scan courtesy of the Russian Digital Children’s Library, arch.rgdb.ru Figure 2. Last pages of the 1932 picture book Should There Be War. Scan courtesy of the Russian Digital Children’s Library, arch.rgdb.ru ...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 23–55.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Palo Verde, multiple social and ecological worlds went to war. The haunting specter of capital joined the fray—animating the movements of cattle, grasses with animal rhizomes, rice seeds, and flighty ducks across national borders and through fragmented landscapes. Amidst this warfare, the fringe-toed...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 May 2014
... capacity to generate geologic material (in the form of body stones), engages with the possibility of “geologic intimacy.” From here, the article reads Memorial, Oswald's recent translation of the Iliad pared down to snapshot biographies of the soldiers killed in the Trojan wars interleaved with a series of...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 2 (1): 57–77.
Published: 01 May 2013
... expressed the “sense of wonder” that was critical to Carson's ecological aesthetic, I argue, they also subsumed the new “frontier” of the world's oceans into the technological imperialism of the post-World War II United States. As new technologies allowed military and scientific researchers to see deeper...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 108–136.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Haraway’s proposal to complement the Anthropocene concept with the figuration of Chthulucene, calling for a shift of ethical stance and position of enunciation from the sovereign (white, Western) “I,” waging “war” on cancer to a “we,” based on a planetwide kinship of vulnerable bodies. Underlining that this...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2018) 10 (2): 528–531.
Published: 01 November 2018
... after the Vietnam-American War, these battlefields are rarely “wastelands,” but more frequently rice fields and orchards, markets, and schoolyards. These contaminated grounds are fertile; numerous wild and cultivated foods grow here, including bitter herbs, ginger, limes, and chilies. The older craters...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 454–455.
Published: 01 November 2017
... discoveries and predictions based on mathematics, physics, and biology. One of the earliest contributions to the anthropology of space was the volume Interstellar Migration and the Human Experience (1985). Writing in the heat of the Cold War, under threat of nuclear war, Ben R. Finney, Eric M. Jones...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 89–105.
Published: 01 May 2016
... controlled, has been employed in the service of nuclear industry. I argue that in its doubling, nature is being recruited to do what the Department of Energy cannot: to solve Hanford's nuclear waste problem. By the end of the Cold War, nuclear weapons production had become a trillion-dollar industry...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2017) 9 (1): 60–83.
Published: 01 May 2017
... the history of poison gas and polluted air in the twentieth century. In Terror from the Air , Sloterdijk brings together trench warfare, the battlefield, fumigation, and the gas chamber, arguing that modernity is branded as a “process of atmosphere-explication” for the sake of war. He traces this...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 219–225.
Published: 01 May 2016
... referee, a court of appeal, it is not politics, but it is, as Carl Schmitt showed, a police operation: you rid the world of irrational people, you are not fighting, you are not seriously at war, you have no enemies. (And as you know from reading Schmitt, Americans are so imbued with their manifest...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 207–211.
Published: 01 May 2014
... express an alternative way of relating the humanities (or better, he thinks, the “arts”) to the sciences. I have no quarrel at all with Greaves's interpretation of how Heraclitus's logos orders the manifest flux of the world as a dynamic equilibrium of warring opposites or as Greaves puts it: a “unity...