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H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Announce: 19 October - 26 October

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
19 October 2020 to 26 October 2020.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Environment.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at
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ENVIRONMENTAL HISTORY / STUDIES

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Announce: 12 October - 19 October

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
12 October 2020 to 19 October 2020.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Environment.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide,
write to jobguide@mail.h-net.org, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.



ENVIRONMENTAL HISTORY / STUDIES

Pages

Recent Reviews

Author: 
Melissa A. Goldthwaite, ed.
Reviewer: 
KC Hysmith

Hysmith on Goldthwaite, 'Food, Feminisms, Rhetorics'

Melissa A. Goldthwaite, ed. Food, Feminisms, Rhetorics. Studies in Rhetorics and Feminisms Series. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 2017. 296 pp. $40.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8093-3590-9

Reviewed by KC Hysmith (University of North Carolina) Published on H-Environment (October, 2020) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
Nicholas Terpstra, Colin Rose, eds.
Reviewer: 
Victoria L. McAlister

McAlister on Terpstra and Rose, 'Mapping Space, Sense, and Movement in Florence: Historical GIS and the Early Modern City'

Nicholas Terpstra, Colin Rose, eds. Mapping Space, Sense, and Movement in Florence: Historical GIS and the Early Modern City. Routledge Research in Digital Humanities Series. New York: Routledge, 2016. Illustrations. 236 pp. $170.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-18489-3.

Reviewed by Victoria L. McAlister (Southeast Missouri State University) Published on H-Environment (October, 2020) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
Christopher M. Church
Reviewer: 
Alyssa Peterson

Peterson on Church, 'Paradise Destroyed: Catastrophe and Citizenship in the French Caribbean'

Christopher M. Church. Paradise Destroyed: Catastrophe and Citizenship in the French Caribbean. France Overseas: Studies in Empire and Decolonization Series. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2017. Illustrations, maps, tables. 324 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-9099-0

Author: 
Jill Lenk Schilp
Reviewer: 
Hannah Palsa

Palsa on Schilp, 'Dogs in Health Care: Pioneering Animal-Human Partnerships'

Jill Lenk Schilp. Dogs in Health Care: Pioneering Animal-Human Partnerships. Dogs in Our World Series. Jefferson: McFarland, 2019. Illustrations. 221 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4766-7394-3

Reviewed by Hannah Palsa (Kansas State University) Published on H-Environment (October, 2020) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
Eva Horn
Reviewer: 
Jason Ludwig

Ludwig on Horn, 'The Future as Catastrophe: Imagining Disaster in the Modern Age'

Eva Horn. The Future as Catastrophe: Imagining Disaster in the Modern Age. Translated by Valentine Pakis. New York: Columbia University Press, 2018. 296 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-18862-3; $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-18863-0

Recent Roundtable Reviews

Wickman, "Snowshoe Country: An Environmental and Cultural History of Winter in the Early American Northeast," Roundtable vol. 10 no. 10 (2020)

Dear Colleagues,

Announcing a new edition of the H-Environment Roundtable Reviews, featuring Thomas Wickman's Snowshoe Country: An Environmental and Cultural History of Winter in the Early American Northeast.

Roundtable Review vol. 10 no. 10 (2020)

Title: Snowshoe Country: An Environmental and Cultural History of Winter in the Early American Northeast

Author: Thomas Wickman

Commenters: Jon T. Coleman, Rachel B. Herrmann, Andrew Lipman, Molly A. Warsh

Milder, "Greening Democracy: The Anti-Nuclear Movement and Political Environmentalism in West Germany and Beyond, 1963-1983" Roundtable vol. 10 no. 9 (2020)

Dear Colleagues:

Announcing a new edition of H-Environment Roundtable Reviews, featuring Stephen Milder's Greening Democracy: The Anti-Nuclear Movement and Political Environmentalism in West Germany and Beyond, 1963-1983. Please enjoy and distribute widely.

Roundtable Review, vol. 10 no. 9 (2020)

Title: Greening Democracy: The Anti-Nuclear Movement and Political Environmentalism in West Germany and Beyond, 1963-1983

Author: Stephen Milder

Parsons, "A Not-So-New World: Empire and Environment in French Colonial North America," Roundtable vol. 10 no. 8 (2020)

Dear Colleagues:

Announcing a new edition of H-Environment Roundtable Reviews, featuring Christopher M. Parsons's A Not-So-New World: Empire and Environment in French Colonial North America. Please enjoy and distribute widely.

Roundtable Review, vol. 10 no. 8 (2020)

Title: A Not-So-New World: Empire and Environment in French Colonial North America

Author: Christopher M. Parsons

Contributors: Claire Campbell, Cindy Ermus, Jacob F. Lee, Strother E. Roberts

Thomson, "The Wild and the Toxic: American Environmentalism and the Politics of Health," Roundtable vol. 10 no. 6 (2020)

 

Dear Colleagues:

Announcing a new edition of H-Environment Roundtable Reviews, featuring Jennifer Thomson's The Wild and the Toxic: American Environmentalism and the Politics of Health. Please enjoy and distribute widely.

Roundtable Review, vol. 10 no. 6 (2020)

Title: The Wild and the Toxic: American Environmentalism and the Politics of Health

Author: Jennifer Thomson

Commenters: Josiah Rector, David Stradling, Conevery Bolton Valencius, Natasha Zaretsky