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Politicizing disappearance: three scenes from central Mexico

I will give a talk here at the University of Wyoming next week at our Center for Global Studies. The arguments draw from my ongoing research with Oliver Hernández Lara… 293 more words

Mexico

Walking in Derry: Encounters with the Unmastered Past

” ‘Past! A stupid word…
There, it’s past! What’s to read in it?'”
-Goethe, Faust, Part II. 11494-11600-3

Derry-time; Derry-place

                If an event is scheduled at half-seven, Derry wans will ring the taxi at half-seven. 2,939 more words

Human Geography

Offen

I suggest that a historical political ecology can be characterized as a field-informed interpretation of society-nature relations in the past (e.g., material, ideological, legal, spiritual), how and why those relations have changed (or not changed) over time and space, and the significance of those interpretations for improving social justice and nature conservation today (Offen, 2004: 21).

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Reflections on COP23: Report 3

This is the third and final post of a series by John Sweeney, Emeritus Professor at the Irish Climate Analysis and Research Units (ICARUS), Department of Geography, Maynooth University… 923 more words

Human Geography

John Sweeney’s Reflections on COP23: Report 1

John Sweeney is Emeritus Professor at the Irish Climate Analysis and Research Units (ICARUS), Department of Geography, Maynooth University. John contributed to the reports of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), which was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007. 1,128 more words

Human Geography