Syllabus/achievement requirements

SOSANT2510 Environmental Anthropology

Required books, available at Akademika, and the University Library

@ Dove, Michael & Carol Carpenter (eds.): Environmental Anthropology: A Historical Reader, 2008. Oxford: Blackwell.

@ Kalland, A. & F. Sejersen: Marine Mammals and Northern Cultures, 2005. Edmonton: Canadian Circumpolar Institute Press. 349 pages.

Articles in readers. Available at the "kopiutsalg"-desk, groundfloor Akademika

Conklin, Beth A. and Laura R. Graham:: "The Shifting Middle Ground: Amazonian Indians and Eco-Politics" in American Anthropologist, Vol 97 (4), 2000. Pages 695-710 (16 pages).

Crate, Susan A.: "Gone the Bull of Winter? Grappling with the Cultural Implications of and Anthropology’s Role(s) in Global Climate Change" in Current Anthropology, Vol. 49, No. 4, 2008. 569-595 (27 pages).

Douglas, Mary & Aaron Wildavsky: "Risks are hidden" in Douglas, Mary & Aaron Wildavsky: Risk and culture. An essay on the Selection of Technological and Environmental Dangers, 1983. Berkeley: University of California Press. Pages 16-28, 200-201.

Feeny, David, Fikret Berkes, Bonnie J. McCay & James M. Acheson: "The tragedy of the commons: Twenty-two years later" in Human Ecology, Vol. 18, No. 1, 1990. Pages 1-19 (19 pages).

Hardin, Garrett: "The tragedy of the Commons" in Science, Vol. 162, 1968. Pages 6-20 (14 sider).

Nuttall, Mark: "Living in a world of movement: Human resilience to environmental instability in Greenland" in Crate, Susan A. & Mark Nuttall (eds.): Anthropology and Climate Change: From Encounters to Actions, 2009. Walnut Creek, CA: Left Coast Press. Pages 292-310 (19 pages).

Okely, Judith: "Visualism and Landscape: Looking and Seeing in Normandy" in Etnos, Vol. 66, No. 1, 2001. Pages 99-120 (22 pages).

Pedersen, Poul : "Nature, religion and cultural identity: The religious environmentalist paradigm" in Bruun, O. and A. Kalland (eds.): Asian Perception of Nature: A Critical Approach, 1995. London: Curzon Press. Pages 258-276. (19 pages).

White, Lynn, jr: "The historical roots of our ecological crisis" in Science, Vol. 155, No. 3767, 1967. Pages 1203-1207 (6 pages).

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