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Environmental Anthropology Today
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Helen Kopnina, Eleanor Shoreman-Ouimet
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-09 - Publisher: Routledge

Today, we face some of the greatest environmental challenges in global history. Understanding the damage being done and the varied ethics and efforts contributing to its repair is of vital importance. This volume poses the question: What can increasing the emphasis on the environment in environmental anthropology, along with the
Environmental Anthropology Today
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Helen Kopnina, Eleanor Shoreman-Ouimet
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-05 - Publisher: Routledge

Today, we face some of the greatest environmental challenges in global history. Understanding the damage being done and the varied ethics and efforts contributing to its repair is of vital importance. This volume poses the question: What can increasing the emphasis on the environment in environmental anthropology, along with the
Environmental Anthropology
Language: en
Pages: 314
Authors: Helen Kopnina, Eleanor Shoreman-Ouimet
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-18 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume presents new theoretical approaches, methodologies, subject pools, and topics in the field of environmental anthropology. Environmental anthropologists are increasingly focusing on self-reflection - not just on themselves and their impacts on environmental research, but also on the reflexive qualities of their subjects, and the extent to which these
Routledge Handbook of Environmental Anthropology
Language: en
Pages: 472
Authors: Helen Kopnina, Eleanor Shoreman-Ouimet
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-12 - Publisher: Routledge

Environmental Anthropology studies historic and present human-environment interactions. This volume illustrates the ways in which today's environmental anthropologists are constructing new paradigms for understanding the multiplicity of players, pressures, and ecologies in every environment, and the value of cultural knowledge of landscapes. This Handbook provides a comprehensive survey of contemporary
The Environment in Anthropology
Language: en
Pages: 493
Authors: Nora Haenn, Richard Wilk
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: NYU Press

Presenting ecology and current environmental studies from an anthropological point of view, this book gives readers a strong intellectual foundation as well as offering practical tools for solving environmental problems.