History: Environmental History

  • A History of the Workplace: Environment and Health at Stake book cover

    A History of the Workplace

    Environment and Health at Stake, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lars Bluma, Judith Rainhorn

    Interest in the history of the workplace is on the rise. Recent work in this area has combined traditional methods and theories of social history with new approaches and new questions. It constitutes a ‘topical contact zone’, a particularly dynamic field of research at the junction of social…

    Hardback – 2014-09-23
    Routledge
    Nano and Energy

  • The Biosphere and the Bioregion: Essential Writings of Peter Berg book cover

    The Biosphere and the Bioregion

    Essential Writings of Peter Berg, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cheryll Glotfelty, Eve Quesnel

    Bioregionalism asks us to reimagine ourselves and the places where we live in ecological terms and to harmonize human activities with the natural systems that sustain life. As one of the originators of the concept of bioregionalism, Peter Berg (1937-2011) is a founding figure of contemporary…

    Paperback – 2014-07-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Theology, Creation, and Environmental Ethics: From Creatio Ex Nihilo to Terra Nullius book cover

    Theology, Creation, and Environmental Ethics

    From Creatio Ex Nihilo to Terra Nullius, 1st Edition

    By Whitney Bauman

    Winner of the John Templeton Award for Theological Promise, 2009 This book argues that the Christian doctrine of creatio ex nihilo (creation out of nothing) sets up a support system for a "logic of domination" toward human and earth others. Conceptually inspired by the work of theologian Catherine…

    Paperback – 2014-06-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • The Broken Promise of Agricultural Progress: An Environmental History book cover

    The Broken Promise of Agricultural Progress

    An Environmental History, 1st Edition

    By Cameron Muir

    Food and the global agricultural system has become one of the defining public concerns of the twenty-first century. Ecological disorder and inequity is at the heart of our food system. This thoughtful and confronting book tells the story of how the development of modern agriculture promised…

    Paperback – 2014-05-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Rethinking Invasion Ecologies from the Environmental Humanities book cover

    Rethinking Invasion Ecologies from the Environmental Humanities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jodi Frawley, Iain McCalman

    Research from a humanist perspective has much to offer in interrogating the social and cultural ramifications of invasion ecologies. The impossibility of securing national boundaries against accidental transfer and the unpredictable climatic changes of our time have introduced new dimensions and…

    Paperback – 2014-02-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Exploring Climate Change through Science and in Society: An anthology of Mike Hulme's essays, interviews and speeches book cover

    Exploring Climate Change through Science and in Society

    An anthology of Mike Hulme's essays, interviews and speeches, 1st Edition

    By Mike Hulme

    Mike Hulme has been studying climate change for over thirty years and is today one of the most distinctive and recognisable voices speaking internationally about climate change in the academy, in public and in the media. The argument that he has made powerfully over the last few years is that…

    Paperback – 2013-08-06
    Routledge

  • The Medieval Natural World book cover

    The Medieval Natural World

    1st Edition

    By Richard Jones

    How did medieval people make sense of their surroundings, and how did this change over the years as understanding and knowledge expanded?This new Seminar Study is designed to familiarise students of medieval history with the ways in which medieval people interpreted the world around them –…

    Paperback – 2013-01-28
    Routledge
    Seminar Studies

  • Global Environmental History: An Introductory Reader book cover

    Global Environmental History

    An Introductory Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by John R. McNeill, Alan Roe

    Global Environmental History introduces this rapidly developing field through a broad and thought-provoking range of expert contributions. Environmental history is a subject especially suited to global and transnational approaches and, over the course of the present generation, an increasing…

    Paperback – 2012-11-08
    Routledge
    Rewriting Histories

  • World History: Journeys from Past to Present - VOLUME 1: From Human Origins to 1500 CE book cover

    World History

    Journeys from Past to Present - VOLUME 1: From Human Origins to 1500 CE, 2nd Edition

    By Candice Goucher, Linda Walton

    World History: Journeys from Past to Present uses common themes to present an integrated and comprehensive survey of human history from its origins to the present day. By weaving together thematic and regional perspectives in coherent chronological narratives, Goucher and Walton transform the…

    Paperback – 2012-10-17
    Routledge

  • World History: Journeys from Past to Present - VOLUME 2: From 1500 CE to the Present book cover

    World History

    Journeys from Past to Present - VOLUME 2: From 1500 CE to the Present, 2nd Edition

    By Candice Goucher, Linda Walton

    World History: Journeys from Past to Present uses common themes to present an integrated and comprehensive survey of human history from its origins to the present day. By weaving together thematic and regional perspectives in coherent chronological narratives, Goucher and Walton transform the…

    Paperback – 2012-10-16
    Routledge

  • World History: Journeys from Past to Present book cover

    World History

    Journeys from Past to Present, 2nd Edition

    By Candice Goucher, Linda Walton

    World History: Journeys from Past to Present uses common themes to present an integrated and comprehensive survey of human history from its origins to the present day. By weaving together thematic and regional perspectives in coherent chronological narratives, Goucher and Walton transform the…

    Paperback – 2012-10-05
    Routledge

  • Migration in World History book cover

    Migration in World History

    2nd Edition

    By Patrick Manning

    This fully revised and updated second edition of Migration in World History traces the connections among regions brought about by the movement of people, diseases, crops, technology and ideas. Drawing on examples from a wide range of geographical regions and thematic areas, noted world historian…

    Paperback – 2012-09-05
    Routledge
    Themes in World History

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