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    Book Review: Seawomen of Iceland: Survival on the Edge by Margaret Willson

Book Review: Seawomen of Iceland: Survival on the Edge by Margaret Willson

In Seawomen of Iceland: Survival on the Edge, Margaret Willson offers a new ethnographic study that traces a largely […]

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    Book Review: Crisis and Sustainability: The Delusion of Free Markets by Alessandro Vercelli

Book Review: Crisis and Sustainability: The Delusion of Free Markets by Alessandro Vercelli

In Crisis and Sustainability: The Delusion of Free Markets, Alessandro Vercelli argues that the concepts of freedom which underpin […]

Book Review: Uranium by Anthony Burke

In Uranium, Anthony Burke offers a short, digestible survey of the global nuclear landscape that positions uranium as an […]

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    Book Review: Profits and Sustainability: A History of Green Entrepreneurship by Geoffrey Jones

Book Review: Profits and Sustainability: A History of Green Entrepreneurship by Geoffrey Jones

In Profits and Sustainability: A History of Green Entrepreneurship, Geoffery Jones maps the development of green entrepreneurship from the […]

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    Book Review: Facing Gaia: Eight Lectures on the New Climatic Regime by Bruno Latour

Book Review: Facing Gaia: Eight Lectures on the New Climatic Regime by Bruno Latour

In Facing Gaia: Eight Lectures on the New Climatic Regime, Bruno Latour offers an extended reworking of his 2013 […]

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    Book Review: Democracy in the Woods: Environmental Conservation and Social Justice in India, Tanzania and Mexico by Prakash Kashwan

Book Review: Democracy in the Woods: Environmental Conservation and Social Justice in India, Tanzania and Mexico by Prakash Kashwan

In Democracy in the Woods: Environmental Conservation and Social Justice in India, Tanzania and Mexico, Prakash Kashwan contributes to […]

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    Book Review: The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable by Amitav Ghosh

Book Review: The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable by Amitav Ghosh

In The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable, acclaimed novelist Amitav Ghosh offers a new non-fiction work that aims […]

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    Book Review: Re:development: Voices, Cyanotypes and Writings from the Green Backyard edited by Jessie Brennan

Book Review: Re:development: Voices, Cyanotypes and Writings from the Green Backyard edited by Jessie Brennan

In Re:development: Voices, Cyanotypes and Writings from the Green Backyard, editor and artist Jessie Brennan brings together a range […]

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    Book Review: Fossil Capital: The Rise of Steam Power and the Roots of Global Warming by Andreas Malm

Book Review: Fossil Capital: The Rise of Steam Power and the Roots of Global Warming by Andreas Malm

In Fossil Capital: The Rise of Steam Power and the Roots of Global Warming, Andreas Malm traces our current […]

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    Book Review: Water: Abundance, Scarcity and Security in the Age of Humanity by Jeremy J. Schmidt

Book Review: Water: Abundance, Scarcity and Security in the Age of Humanity by Jeremy J. Schmidt

In Water: Abundance, Scarcity and Security in the Age of Humanity, Jeremy J. Schmidt details the intellectual history of […]

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    Book Review: Finite Media: Environmental Implications of Digital Technologies by Sean Cubitt

Book Review: Finite Media: Environmental Implications of Digital Technologies by Sean Cubitt

While many desire the latest new technology, what are the environmental and human costs of the widespread consumption of portable […]

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    Book Review: Ice Bear: The Cultural History of an Arctic Icon by Michael Engelhard

Book Review: Ice Bear: The Cultural History of an Arctic Icon by Michael Engelhard

In Ice Bear: The Cultural History of an Arctic Icon, Michael Engelhard takes readers on an encyclopaedic journey through time and […]

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    Book Review: Placing Outer Space: An Earthly Ethnography of Other Worlds by Lisa Messeri

Book Review: Placing Outer Space: An Earthly Ethnography of Other Worlds by Lisa Messeri

In Placing Outer Space: An Earthly Ethnography of Other Worlds, Lisa Messeri offers a new ethnographic study of how planetary […]

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    Book Review: How Soon is Now? From Personal Initiation to Global Transformation by Daniel Pinchbeck

Book Review: How Soon is Now? From Personal Initiation to Global Transformation by Daniel Pinchbeck

In How Soon is Now? From Personal Initiation to Global Transformation, Daniel Pinchbeck presents his argument for the need […]

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    Book Review: Risk, Power and Inequality in the 21st Century by Dean Curran

Book Review: Risk, Power and Inequality in the 21st Century by Dean Curran

In Risk, Power and Inequality in the 21st Century, Dean Curran offers a reassessment of the relationship between risk […]

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