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 White Horse Press, University of Calgary Press, Open Humanities Press, and University of Pittsburgh Press. It also features dialogues between environmental authors and critics through the H-Environment Roundtable Reviews

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A Perfect Storm in the Amazon Wilderness
Killeen, Timothy J.
20/04/2021
Transforming Socio-Natures in Turkey: Landscapes, State and Environmental Movements
İnal, Onur, and Ethemcan Turhan (eds.)
31/03/2021
Animals and Society in Brazil, from the Sixteenth to Nineteenth Centuries
Camphora, Ana Lucia
15/03/2021
Place and Nature: Essays in Russian Environmental History
Moon, David, Nicholas B. Breyfogle, and Alexandra Bekasova (eds.)
02/2021
Eco-Theology: Essays in Honor of Sigurd Bergmann
Heimbrock, Hans Günter, and Jörg Persch (eds.)
15/01/2021
“Constructing Legitimacy? Agroecology within and beyond the Brazilian Landless Workers’ Movement (MST)”
Lagier, Claire
11/12/2020
The Beloved Face of the Country: The First Movement for Nature Protection in Italy, 1880–1934
Piccioni, Luigi.
01/12/2020
“Zwischen Staunen und Zweifeln” [Between amazement and doubt]
Niedersteiner, Peter
16/11/2020
Radical Animism: Reading for the End of the World
Deer, Jemma
17/09/2020
The Environment and the European Public Sphere: Perceptions, Actors, Policies
Wenkel, Christian, Eric Bussière, Anahita Grisoni, and Hélène Miard-Delacroix (eds.)
15/09/2020
The Desert in Modern Literature and Philosophy: Wasteland Aesthetics
Tynan, Aidan
08/2020
Greening the City: Nature in French Towns from the 17th Century
Mathis, Charles-François, and Émilie-Anne Pépy
15/06/2020
Reclaiming Romanticism: Towards an Ecopoetics of Decolonisation
Rigby, Kate
28/05/2020
Provincialising Nature: Multidisciplinary Approaches to the Politics of the Environment in Latin America
Coletta, Michela, and Malayna Raftopoulos, eds.
05/2020
Vital Decomposition: Soil Practitioners and Life Politics
Lyons, Kristina
04/2020