About this collection

The Books & Profiles collection contains full-text books, excerpts, profiles, and reviews of books on the human-environment relationship. The Rachel Carson Center partners with Berghahn Books to produce the environmental book series The Environment in History: International Perspectives and with Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht on the German language Umwelt und Gesellschaft. The collection profiles books on the human-environment relationship from other academic publishers such as the White Horse Press and the University of Pittsburgh Press. It also features dialogues between environmental authors and critics through the H-Environment Roundtable Reviews

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Button, Gregory, and Mark Schuller, eds., Contextualizing Disaster 09/2016
Marks, Stuart, Life as a Hunt: Thresholds of Identities and Illusions on an African Landscape 09/2016
Olšáková, Doubravka, ed. In the Name of the Great Work: Stalin's Plan for the Transformation of Nature and its Impact in Eastern Europe 09/2016
Gissibl, Bernhard, The Nature of German Imperialism: Conservation and the Politics of Wildlife in Colonial East Africa 08/2016
Knörr, Jacqueline, and Christoph Kohl, eds., The Upper Guinea Coast in Global Perspective 02/2016
Cox, Peter, ed., Cycling Cultures 2015
Dorondel, Stefan, Disrupted Landscapes: State, Peasants, and the Politics of Land in Postsocialist Romania 2015
Francis, Encyclical Letter Laudato Si’ of the Holy Father Francis on Care for our Common Home 2015
Oldenziel, Ruth, and Helmuth Trischler, eds., Cycling and Recycling. Histories of Sustainable Practices. 2015
Parrinello, Giacomo, Fault Lines: Earthquakes and Urbanism in Modern Italy 2015
Barlow, Maude, Blue Future: Protecting Water for People and the Planet Forever 2014
Boudia, Soraya, and Nathalie Jas, eds., Powerless Science? Science and Politics in a Toxic World 2014
Kaiser, Wolfram, and Jan-Henrik Meyer, eds., International Organizations and Environmental Protection: Conservation and Globalization in the Twentieth Century 2014
Kupper, Patrick, Creating Wilderness: A Transnational History of the Swiss National Park 2014
Seager, Joni, Carson's Silent Spring: A Reader's Guide 2014