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Title A living past : environmental histories of modern Latin America / edited by John Soluri, Claudia Leal, and José Augusto Pádua
Imprint New York : Berghahn Books, 2018
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  GF514 .L58 2018    AVAILABLE    30600020120573
Descript xi, 297 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
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Series The environment in history : international perspectives ; volume 13
Environment in history ; v. 13
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-287) and index
Finding the "Latin American" in Latin American environmental history / John Soluri, Claudia Leal, Jose Augusto Padua -- Mexico's ecological revolutions / Chris Boyer, Martha Micheline Cariño Olvera -- The greater Caribbean and the transformation of tropicality / Reinaldo Funes Monzote -- Indigenous imprints and remnants in the tropical Andes / Nicolás Cuvi -- The dilemma of the "splendid cradle" : nature and territory in the construction of Brazil / José Augusto Pádua -- From threatening to threatened jungles / Claudia Leal -- The wall and the ivy : environmental narratives from an urban continent / Lise Sedrez, Regina Horta Duarte -- Home cooking : campesinos, cuisine, and agrodiversity / John Soluri -- Hoofprints : cattle ranching and landscape transformation / Shawn Van Ausdal, Robert W. Wilcox -- Extraction stories : workers, nature, and communities in the mining and oil industries / Myrna I. Santiago -- Prodigality and sustainability : the environmental sciences and the quest for development / Stuart McCook -- A panorama of parks : deep nature, depopulation, and the cadence of conserving nature / Emily Wakild -- Latin American environmental history in global perspective / J.R. McNeill
Link Online version: Living past New York : Berghahn, 2018 9781785333910 (DLC) 2017059196
Subject Human ecology -- Latin America -- History
Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Latin America -- History
Latin America -- Environmental conditions
Alt Author Soluri, John, editor
Leal, Claudia, 1970- editor
Pádua, José Augusto, editor
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