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  1. Locked Out
    A rare insight into how industry practices like regional restrictions have shaped global media culture in the digital era  “This content is not available in your country.” At some point, most media consumers around the... Learn More
    Published: 31st August 2019
    Hardback | £68.00
    Paperback | £21.99
  2. Savage Ecology
    Jairus Victor Grove offers an ecological theorization of geopolitics in which he contends that contemporary global crises are better understood when considered within the larger history of geopolitical practice, showing how political... Learn More
    Published: 9th August 2019
    Hardback | £81.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  3. Working with the Ancestors
    Throughout the Marquesas Islands of French Polynesia, forest spirits share space with ancestral ruins and active agricultural plots, affecting land use and heritage preservation. As their efforts to establish UNESCO World Heritage... Learn More
    Published: 11th July 2019
    Hardback | £73.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  4. In Defense of Farmers
    Industrial agriculture is generally characterized as either the salvation of a growing, hungry, global population or as socially and environmentally irresponsible. Despite elements of truth in this polarization, it fails to focus... Learn More
    Published: 1st July 2019
    Hardback | £46.00
  5. Ecologics
    Cymene Howe traces the complex relationships between humans, nonhuman beings and objects, and geophysical forces that shaped the Mareña Renovables project in Oaxaca, Mexico, which had it been completed, would have been... Learn More
    Published: 7th June 2019
    Hardback | £77.00
    Paperback | £19.99
  6. Energopolitics
    Dominic Boyer examines the politics of wind power and how it is shaped by myriad factors—from the legacies of settler colonialism and indigenous resistance to state bureaucracy and corporate investment—while outlining... Learn More
    Published: 7th June 2019
    Hardback | £77.00
    Paperback | £19.99
  7. Wind and Power in the Anthropocene

    Wind and Power in the Anthropocene

    Written by Dominic Boyer and Cymene Howe

    Duke University Press Books

    Between 2009 and 2013 Cymene Howe and Dominic Boyer conducted fieldwork in Mexico's Isthmus of Tehuantepec to examine the political, social, and ecological dimensions of moving from fossil fuels to wind power. Their work manifested... Learn More
    Published: 7th June 2019
    Paperback | £38.00
  8. In Search of Monster Fish
    In Search of Monster Fish is an action-packed, knee-slapping ride into and out of the belly of the beast. Join extreme angler Mark Spitzer as he encounters man-eating catfish, ruthless barracuda, lacerating conger eels, berserk... Learn More
    Published: 1st June 2019
    Hardback | £22.99
  9. Canadian Environmental Philosophy
    Canadian Environmental Philosophy is the first collection of essays to take up theoretical and practical issues in environmental philosophy today, from a Canadian perspective. The essays cover various subjects, including ecological... Learn More
    Published: 30th May 2019
    Hardback | £92.00
    Paperback | £24.99
  10. Ecohumanism and the Ecological Culture
    Lewis Mumford, one of the most respected public intellectuals of the twentieth century, speaking at a conference on the future environments of North America, said, "In order to secure human survival we must transition from... Learn More
    Published: 24th May 2019
    Hardback | £84.00
    Paperback | £28.99
  11. Plant Kin
    The Indigenous Canela inhabit a vibrant multispecies community of nearly 3,000 people and over 300 types of cultivated and wild plants living together in Maranhão State in the Brazilian Cerrado (savannah) a biome threatened with... Learn More
    Published: 14th May 2019
    Hardback | £69.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  12. Media in Postapartheid South Africa
    Media in Postapartheid South Africa examines recent political developments in South Africa, using media as a narrator of social transition from the days of the struggle against apartheid to a capitalist consumer economy.... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2019
    Hardback | £64.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  13. Cultural Sustainabilities
    Environmental sustainability and human cultural sustainability are inextricably linked. Reversing damaging human impact on the global environment is ultimately a cultural question, and as with politics, the answers are often profoundly... Learn More
    Published: 30th April 2019
    Hardback | £84.00
    Paperback | £24.99
  14. Anthropos and the Material
    Presenting ethnographic case studies from across the globe, the contributors to Anthropos and the Material question and complicate long-held understandings of the divide between humans and things by examining encounters between... Learn More
    Published: 26th April 2019
    Hardback | £80.00
    Paperback | £19.99
  15. Living with Oil and Coal
    The nineteenth-century discovery of oil in the eastern Himalayan foothills, together with the establishment of tea plantations and other extractive industries, continues to have a profound impact on life in the region. In the... Learn More
    Published: 2nd April 2019
    Hardback | £73.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  16. Reoccupy Earth
    Habit rules our lives. While many of our individual habits seem perfectly reasonable, when aggregated together they spell ecological disaster. Beyond consumerism, other ways of living are clearly possible. Reoccupy Earth shows... Learn More
    Published: 2nd April 2019
    Hardback | £73.00
    Paperback | £21.99
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