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Call for Publications: "Environment, Health, and Well-being" (Book Series at Michigan State University Press) (repost from H-Announce)

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Type: 
Call for Publications
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Animal Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Environmental Histor

Last Call: “Living with Climate Change” hosted by the American Philosophical Society's Library & Museum (repost from H-Announce)

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
September 29, 2022 to September 30, 2022

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Environment: 19 - 26 September

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 19 September 2022 to 26 September 2022. 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 https://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

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Velayutham Saravanan
Reviewer: 
Amanda Lanzillo

Lanzillo on Saravanan, 'Environmental History of Modern India: Land, Population, Technology and Development'

Velayutham Saravanan. Environmental History of Modern India: Land, Population, Technology and Development. New Delhi; London: Bloomsbury Publishing India Pvt. Ltd, 2022. 276 pp. $115.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-93-5435328-4

Author: 
Daniel Heath Justice, Jean M. O'Brien, eds.
Reviewer: 
Christopher Turner

Turner on Justice and O'Brien, 'Allotment Stories: Indigenous Land Relations under Settler Siege (Indigenous Americas)'

Daniel Heath Justice, Jean M. O'Brien, eds. Allotment Stories: Indigenous Land Relations under Settler Siege (Indigenous Americas). Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2021. xxx + 333 pp.

Author: 
Chadwick Allen
Reviewer: 
Annabel Labrecque

Labrecque on Allen, 'Earthworks Rising: Mound Building in Native Literature and Arts'

Chadwick Allen. Earthworks Rising: Mound Building in Native Literature and Arts. Indigenous Americas Series. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2022. 424 pp. $140.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5179-1232-1; $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5179-1233-8

Author: 
John Holmes McDowell, Katherine Borland, Rebecca Dirksen, Sue Tuohy, eds.
Reviewer: 
Christian Filbrun

Filbrun on McDowell and Borland and Dirksen and Tuohy, 'Performing Environmentalisms: Expressive Culture and Ecological Change'

John Holmes McDowell, Katherine Borland, Rebecca Dirksen, Sue Tuohy, eds. Performing Environmentalisms: Expressive Culture and Ecological Change. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2021. 294 pp.

Recent Roundtable Reviews

Price, "Stop Saving the Planet! An Environmentalist Manifesto," H-Environment Roundtable vol. 12, no. 2 (2022)

Dear Colleagues:

Announcing a new edition of H-Environment Roundtable Reviews, featuring Jenny Price's Stop Saving the Planet! An Environmentalist Manifesto. Please enjoy and distribute widely.

Title: Stop Saving the Planet! An Environmentalist Manifesto

Author: Jenny Price

Contributors: Sarah Dimick, Pollyanna Rhee, Nicole Welk-Joerger, Rob Gioielli

Editor: Kara Murphy Schlichting

O'Gorman, "Wetlands in a Dry Land: More-Than-Human Histories of Australia’s Murray-Darling Basin," H-Environment Roundtable vol. 12, no. 1 (2022)

Dear Colleagues: 

Announcing a new edition of H-Environment Roundtable Reviews, featuring Emily O'Gorman's Wetlands in a Dry Land: More-Than-Human Histories of Australia's Murray-Darling Basin. Please enjoy and distribute widely.

Title: Wetlands in a Dry Land: More-Than-Human Histories of Australia's Murray-Darling Basin

Author: Emily O'Gorman

Contributors: Nancy Langston, Sarah Hamilton, Ben Wilkie, Diogo de Carvalho Cabral

Editor: Kara Murphy Schlichting

Higuchi, "Political Fallout: Nuclear Weapons Testing and the Making of a Global Environmental Crisis" H-Environment Roundtable vol. 11, no. 5 (2021)

 

Dear Colleagues:

Announcing a new edition of H-Environment Roundtable Reviews, featuring Toshihiro Higuchi's Political Fallout: Nuclear Weapons Testing and the Making of a Global Environmental Crisis. Please enjoy and distribute widely.

Title: Political Fallout: Nuclear Weapons Testing and the Making of a Global Environmental Crisis

Author: Toshihiro Higuchi

Commenters: Sumiko Hatakeyama, Stephen Macekura, Rachel Emma Rothschild, Perrin Selcer

Greer, "Red Coats and Wild Birds: How Military Ornithologists and Migrant Birds Shaped Empire," H-Environment Roundtable vol. 11 no. 4 (2021)

Dear Colleagues:

Announcing a new edition of H-Environment Roundtable Reviews, featuring Kirsten A. Greer's Red Coats and Wild Birds: How Military Ornithologists and Migrant Birds Shaped Empire. Please enjoy and distribute widely.

Title: Red Coats and Wild Birds: How Military Ornithologists and Migrant Birds Shaped Empire

Author: Kirsten A. Greer

Commentators: Robert M. Wilson, Vinita Damodaran, Maria Lane, Philip Howell, Ruth A. Morgan

Editor: Kara Murphy Schlichting