This is the forty-second post in my series that explores the most-used words in the top stories shared amongst Environmental Historians and Environmental Humanities scholars on Twitter each week.

“Jason Priestley Says He Punched Harvey Weinstein in the Face at a 1995 Golden Globes Party” Source:

Here are the top articles amongst environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (December 11– December 17, 2017):

Monday: “Introducing Environmental Historians to the History of Knowledge. The Circulation of Environmental Knowledge in Sweden 1967” by David Larsson Heidenblad, White Horse Press

Tuesday: Op-ed: America’s past holds clues for solving current issues with marijuana industry” by Nick Johnson, The Cannabist

Wednesday: “#EnvHist Worth Reading: November 2017” by Jessica DeWitt, Network in Canadian History and Environment (NiCHE)

Thursday: The Porcupine Mining District in Alaska,”

Friday:  Let’s Not Let SoCal’s History With Smog Repeat Itself” by Yvonne Watson, Sierra Club

Saturday: Economic History of Colombia,” RePEc Biblio

Sunday: Dan’s EnvHist Blog” by Dan Allosso

Top Words

1. people

2. history

3. History

4. says

5. think

6. like

7. can

8. much

9. even

10. environmental



Published by Jessica M. DeWitt

Dr. Jessica M. DeWitt is an environmental historian of Canada and the United States. She is passionate about the use of digital technologies to bridge the gap between the public and researchers. In addition to her community and professional work, she offers various editing and social media consultancy services.

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