Deep Pasts – Deep Futures A Palaeoenvironmental Humanities Perspective from the Stone Age to the Human Age

  title={Deep Pasts – Deep Futures A Palaeoenvironmental Humanities Perspective from the Stone Age to the Human Age},
  author={Felix Riede},
Coagulating around the notion of the Anthropocene – the proposed geological epoch of the ‘Human Age’ where anthropogenic control of and impact on nature has taken on a magnitude comparable to geological forces – many traditional humanities disciplines are re discovering the environment as worthy of study. The emerging environmental humani­ ties are dismantling the founding divisions of academic practice that have been confining the study of ‘nature’ to the natural sciences and the study of… Expand

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