Anthropology and Climate Change: From Encounters to Actions download free [PDF and Ebook] by Susan Alexandra Crate

Anthropology and Climate Change: From Encounters to Actions download free [PDF and Ebook] by Susan Alexandra Crate year 2009
  • Book name: Anthropology and Climate Change: From Encounters to Actions
  • Author: Susan Alexandra Crate
  • Release date: 2009/12/2
  • Publisher: LEFT COAST PRESS INC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Technology and Engineering
  • ISBN: 9781598743340
  • Rating: 8.41 of 10
  • Votes: 582
  • Review by: Everett Justice
  • Review rating: 8.27 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/10
  • Total pages: 416
  • Includes a PDF summary of 41 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The first book to comprehensively assess anthropology's engagement with climate change, this pioneering volume both maps out exciting trajectories for research and issues a call to action. Chapters in part one are systematic research reviews, covering the relationship between culture and climate from prehistoric times to the present; changing anthropological discourse on climate and environment; the diversity of environmental and sociocultural changes currently occurring around the globe; and the unique methodological and epistemological tools anthropologists bring to bear on climate research. Part two includes a series of case studies that highlights leading-edge research-including some unexpected and provocative findings. Part three challenges scholars to be proactive on the front lines of climate change, providing instruction on how to work in with research communities, with innovative forms of communication, in higher education, in policy environments, as individuals, and in other critical arenas. Linking sophisticated knowledge to effective actions, Anthropology and Climate Change is essential for students and scholars in anthropology and environmental studies.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 17H33M51S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Social & Cultural Anthropology, Environmental Science, Engineering & Technology, Meteorology & Climatology, Anthropology
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 47.59 USD
  • Dimensions: 152x229x22.86mm
  • Weight: 517.1g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Walnut Creek, United States
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