Towards an Ecology of Emotion
As the full effects of human activity on Earth's life-support systems are revealed by science, the question of whether we can change, fundamentally, our relationship with nature becomes increasingly urgent. Just as important as an understanding of our environment, is an understanding of...
Published January 31st 2002 by Routledge
Exploring the Role of Anthropology in Environmental Discourse
Series: Environment and Society
The last decade has seen a dramatic increase in the attention paid by social scientists to environmental issues, and a gradual acknowledgement, in the wider community, of the role of social science in the public debate on sustainability. At the same time, the concept of `culture', once the property...
Published September 5th 1996 by Routledge
The View from Anthropology
Series: ASA Monographs
Located in a wide spectrum of current research and practice, from analyses of green ideology and imagery, enviromental law and policy, and local enviromental activism in the West to ethnographic studies of relationships between humans and their enviroments in hunter/gatherer societies,...
Published October 21st 1993 by Routledge