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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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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 2012
Figure 10 Duck hunting, the world making game of powerful foreigners, is illegal in Costa Rica. Some farmers of Bagatzí have become poachers, intruding onto the government nature preserve in Palo Verde managed by conservation biologists. This mannequin with a wooden ‘gun’ was installed by park More
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Published: 01 May 2014
Figure 1 The Aral sea, once the fourth largest lake in the world, has shrunk by 90% and is now a graveyard of ships. Photograph “The Aral Sea Loses Its Eastern Lobe.” NASA Earth Observatory, September 26, 2014. Figure 1. The Aral sea, once the fourth largest lake in the world, has shrunk by More
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 93–109.
Published: 01 May 2013
... door to a world in which we can begin to negotiate life membership of an ecological community of kindred beings.” Thus, her animism, like indigenous animisms, was not a doctrine or orthodoxy, but rather a path, a way of life, a mode of encounter. In the spirit of open-ended encounter, I aim to bring...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2015) 6 (1): 53–71.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Andrew Whitehouse Abstract Ever since Rachel Carson predicted a “silent spring” environmentalists have been carefully and anxiously listening to birds. More recently the musician and scientist Bernie Krause has examined the effects of human activity on avian soundscapes throughout the world. He...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 2 (1): 21–41.
Published: 01 May 2013
... Jacob von Uexküll's phenomenological biology and Jean-Luc Nancy's concepts of being singular plural and the sense of the world. Copyright: © Smith 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...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 378–397.
Published: 01 November 2017
... astrophysics, geochemistry, microbiology, planetary science, and a number of other natural sciences. It has its own institutions, networks, journals, and regular conferences. It is championed by the world’s major space organizations such as NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA). The field is by and large...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 77–94.
Published: 01 May 2016
... ethics storytelling animism Hawai‘i ethos worlding witness Unlike the many other seals at home in cold waters, the Hawaiian monk seal ( Monachus schauinslandi ) has taken to life in the tropics ( fig. 1 ). Members of the Monachus lineage, their ancestors evolved in the coastal waters off...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 433–453.
Published: 01 November 2017
... complicates things further is the fact that the Drake equation is not just about possible intelligent life forms out there but also about ourselves and our ability to perceive and interpret our surrounding world or, in phenomenological terms, our Lifeworld. As we go further to the right in the equation, the...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Thom van Dooren; Eben Kirksey; Ursula Münster Abstract Scholars in the humanities and social sciences are experimenting with novel ways of engaging with worlds around us. Passionate immersion in the lives of fungi, microorganisms, animals, and plants is opening up new understandings, relationships...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 398–417.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Juan Francisco Salazar Abstract This article explores world-making processes through which extreme frontiers of life are made habitable. Examining how notions of life are enlarged, incorporated, and appropriated in complex geopolitical contexts, the article argues that microbial worlds are becoming...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 23–55.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Figure 10 Duck hunting, the world making game of powerful foreigners, is illegal in Costa Rica. Some farmers of Bagatzí have become poachers, intruding onto the government nature preserve in Palo Verde managed by conservation biologists. This mannequin with a wooden ‘gun’ was installed by park...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 217–232.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Remote Islands (2009, Engl. 2010). More aware of the problematic effects of media and modes of representation on the represented world, Schalansky's atlas deconstructs the observer who looks at the territory from outside and above, and reinserts him or her into a landscape of multiple movements and...
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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 2018) 10 (1): 129–149.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Stephanie Erev Abstract In his celebrated 1974 essay “What Is It Like to Be a Bat?,” Thomas Nagel stages a human-bat encounter to illustrate and support his claim that “subjective experience” is irreducible to “objective fact”: because Nagel cannot experience the world as a bat does, he will never...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 149–155.
Published: 01 May 2013
... sciences. I offer a different model, inspired by the Heraclitean notion of unity in opposition, which conceives the task of the arts as the common articulation of our myriad ways of being in the world and the task of the various sciences as the exploration of the world that is manifest in and through those...
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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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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...