1-20 of 62 Search Results for

global warming

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (1): 163–168.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Dipesh Chakrabarty This afterword discusses the essays included in the special issue and argues how new critical perspectives on the Anthropocene might emerge in the humanities from its encounter with the scientific literature on global warming and with the scholarship on “deep history.” © 2017...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (1): 55–67.
Published: 01 January 2017
... of global change science. Since the first United Nations Earth Summit in 1992, its findings about global warming have been the focus of concern, debate, and challenge in government, commerce, and civil society. The Intergovernmen- tal Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), of course, has been central...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2004) 103 (4): 817–839.
Published: 01 October 2004
... global warm- ing than nearly any country in the world, if CO2 emissions are corrected for both income and population. The greenhouse gas emissions are twenty times higher than even the United States by that measure, which has actu- ally been worsening, not improving over the last decade...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (4): 741–763.
Published: 01 October 2010
... aesthetics of persuasion , I address the question of how aesthetics is relevant to broader modalities of binding and politics of belonging—paying attention to Jacques Rancière's “distribution of the sensible.” Taking Pentecostalism as a prominent representative of global Christianity, I seek not only to...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (4): 727–744.
Published: 01 October 2017
... reinforced each other. Martín Bergel José Carlos Mariátegui and the Russian Revolution: Global Modernity and Cosmopolitan Socialism in Latin America ​As in many other regions of the world, the Rus- sian Revolution had a profound impact on Latin...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2014) 113 (3): 579–611.
Published: 01 July 2014
... isolation for more than twenty years. The prisoners vowed to refuse food until five core demands were met. These demands were poignantly simple, including provision of warm clothes for their one hour per day of outdoor exercise in the “dog run,” permission to make one phone call per week, a supply of...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (1): 111–120.
Published: 01 January 2017
... global warming policy, as well as inherent biases in representa- tions of nature itself. A feminist perspective allows us to see how climate change policies reproduce a system of knowledge and power that has an Ulloa • The Geopolitics of Carbonized Nature and the Zero Carbon Citizen  113...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (1): 123–136.
Published: 01 January 2021
... 10 . jeremyleggett.net/2020/04/10/imagine-facing-this-pandemic-in-the-dark-thats-what-much-of-rural-zambia-and-malawi-will-have-to-do-and-we-can-do-something-about-it/ . Malm Andreas . 2016 . Fossil Capital: The Rise of Steam Power and the Roots of Global Warming . London : Verso...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (2): 313–338.
Published: 01 April 2010
... and is set to come up for negotiation in the Senate. Fred Krupp of the Environmental Defense Fund, one of the biggest green groups in the United States, called the global warming bill “the most important environmental and energy legislation in the history of our country.”5 Yet the bill, seen...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (1): 119–134.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Niccolò Cuppini; Mattia Frapporti; Maurilio Pirone This article investigates the logistics of contemporary global capitalism from two primary vantage points: the grounded perspective of recent struggles in the logistics sector of northern Italy and a more general interpretation of contemporary...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (1): 103–121.
Published: 01 January 2021
... Plans Selected from the Entries in the 1957 International Architectural Competition to Design a Solar-Heated Residence . Phoenix : Association for Applied Solar Energy . Malm Andreas . 2016 . Fossil Capital: The Rise of Steam Power and the Roots of Global Warming . New York : Verso...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (2): 432–439.
Published: 01 April 2017
... pace since the mid-1990s. Protests began turning violent as severe droughts and global warming threatened the very sustainability of agrarian and urban communities in Khuzestan, Lurestan, and Bakhtiyari provinces. Dams and proposed water transfer pipelines have become the main target of...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (1): 145–161.
Published: 01 January 2017
.... The tech- niques I developed out of a search for beauty became tools for activism that I now deploy in collaboration with politicians and scientists.5 The places where I grew up were rapidly transformed as glaciers and the polar ice melted. Global warming brought new foliage and fauna into...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (1): 27–51.
Published: 01 January 2009
... profoundly that it seems impossible that it may reassert itself. In my country, the effects of global warming and the drying out of the longest rivers in Australia, those of the Murray-Darling Basin, have caused the drying up of the great Coorong wetlands. My own role of caretaker of the lands of my...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (3): 565–572.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Zeinab Abul-Magd This essay attempts to deconstruct myths about the Egyptian revolution. It reveals that it is far from being a peaceful and Cairo-centered revolt made by globalized, middle-class youth. It argues that the US “empire” and its media apparatus have created such myths about Egypt’s...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 January 2017
... Global Warming.” Science in Context 26 , no. 1 : 137 – 52 . Bonneuil Christophe Fressoz Jean-Baptist . 2016 . The Shock of the Anthropocene: The Earth, History, and Us . Translated by Fernbach David . London : Verso . Callendar Guy . 1939 . “The Composition of the...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (2): 402–407.
Published: 01 April 2017
... Andreas . 2016 . Fossil Capital: The Rise of Steam Power and the Roots of Global Warming . New York : Verso . Marriott James Minio-Paluello Mika . 2013 . The Oil Road: Journey from the Caspian Sea to the City of London . London : Verso . Mitchell Timothy . 2011 . Carbon...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2016) 115 (1): 61–87.
Published: 01 January 2016
... understand welfare in the context of climate change, especially as it relates to fundamental anthropological concerns with nature, culture, climate, his- tory, and agency. Although we share the well-founded concerns for mitigating global warming, in this essay we critically explore the...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 January 2021
... one, the only one. It names a future that we are already (all too slowly) creeping into, one which seems to have none of the problems that trouble or worry the present. In the face of the apparently intractable, unsolvable challenge of global warm- ing, solar stands ready to ride to the rescue, shat...
Journal Article
South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (1): 77–89.
Published: 01 January 2021
... mean that the energy switch must take some time, occurring in measured not frantic fashion that is, transitionally. Even in the face of the enormous challenges posed by global warming to communities around the world and the need to act as quickly as possible to avoid envi- ronmental and social...