Rethinking Environmental History: World-System History and Global Environmental Change (Globalization and the Environment)

Rethinking Environmental History: World-System History and Global Environmental Change (Globalization and the Environment)


This interesting new reader in environmental heritage presents a framework for knowing the kin among ecosystems and worldsystems through the years. Alf Hornborg, J. R. McNeill, and Joan MartinezAlier have introduced jointly a bunch of the major writers from the social, ancient, and geographical sciences to supply an summary of the ecological size of world, fiscal methods, with a longterm, historic viewpoint. Readers are challenged to combine reports of the Earthsystem with reviews of the worldsystem, and to reconceptualize the kin among people and their atmosphere, in addition to the demanding situations of worldwide sustainability.

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