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The interdisciplinary academic journal Environment and History is published by the White Horse Press. Its intention is to to bring scholars in the humanities and biological sciences closer together, with the aim of constructing long and well-founded perspectives on present day environmental problems. (Text adapted from the journal's homepage).

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De Oliveira, Rogerio Ribeiro, and Verena Winiwarter, "Toiling in Paradise: Knowledge Acquisition in the Context of Colonial Agriculture in Brazil's Atlantic Forest" 2010
Fedotova, Anastasia A., "The Origins of the Russian Chernozem Soil (Black Earth): Franz Joseph Ruprecht’s 'Geo-Botanical Researches into the Chernozem' of 1866" 2010
Hayes, Jack P., "Modernisation with Local Characteristics: Development Efforts and the Environment on the Zoige Grass and Wetlands, 1949-2005" 2010
Hukka, J.J., J.E. Castro, and P.E. Pietilä, "Water, Policy and Governance" 2010
Juuti, Petri S., Tapio S. Katko, and Eija M. Vinnari, "Editorial Note: 'Pasts and Futures of Water'" 2010
Katko, Tapio S., P.S. Juuti, and J. Tempelhoff, "Water and the City" 2010
Knight, Catherine, "The Nature Conservation Movement in Post-War Japan" 2010
Kwiatowska, Teresa, and Alan Holland, "Dark is the World to Thee: A Historical Perspective on Environmental Forewarnings" 2010
Otieno, Alphonse, "'Reordering and Counterordering': Forestry Preservation, Bush Clearing and the Sociophysical Mapping of Chepalungu, Kericho District, Kenya, 1930-1963" 2010
Rautanen, Sanna-Leena, Antero Luonsi, Henry Nygard, Heikki S. Vuorinen, and Riikka P. Rajala, "Sanitation, Water and Health" 2010
Roche, Michael, "Colonial Forestry at its Limits: The Latter Day Career of Sir David Hutchins in New Zealand 1915-1920" 2010
Slattery, Deirdre, "Science and Land Use: The Kosciusko Primitive Area Dispute of 1958-65" 2010
Tachibana, Setsu, and Charles Watkins, "Botanical Transculturation: Japanese and British Knowledge and Understanding of Aucuba japonica and Larix leptolepis 1700-1920" 2010
Tamir, Dan, "Motives for Introducing Species: Palestine's Carp as a Case Study" 2010
Trottier, Julie, and Sara Fernandez, "Canals Spawn Dams? Exploring the Filiation of Hydraulic Infrastructure" 2010