Environmental, Will, Pipeline

This is the fifty-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. Here are the top articles amongst environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (February 19 – February 25, 2018): 🚨Red flag 🚨Contractors hired for MVP construction have …

Comps Notes: Kiple’s The Caribbean Slave: A Biological History 

I decided to publish my write-ups from my comprehensive exam reading fields. I am publishing them *as is.* Thus they represent my thoughts as a new PhD student. They were written between September 2011 and July 2012.  The full collection is accessible here.  The Caribbean Slave: A Biological History Kenneth F. Kiple Alfred Crosby places a great …

Comps Notes: Melville’s A Plague of Sheep

I decided to publish my write-ups from my comprehensive exam reading fields. I am publishing them *as is.* Thus they represent my thoughts as a new PhD student. They were written between September 2011 and July 2012.  The full collection is accessible here.  A Plague of Sheep: Environmental Consequences of the Conquest of Mexico Elinor G.K. Melville …

Comps Notes: Crosby’s The Columbian Exchange: Biological and Cultural Consequences of 1492

I decided to publish my write-ups from my comprehensive exam reading fields. I am publishing them *as is.* Thus they represent my thoughts as a new PhD student. They were written between September 2011 and July 2012.  The full collection is accessible here. Two of the most important attributes of Alfred W. Crosby’s The Columbian Exchange: Biological and Cultural …

Comps Notes: The Earth as Transformed by Human Action: Global and Regional Changes in the Biosphere over the Past 300 Years

I decided to publish my write-ups from my comprehensive exam reading fields. I am publishing them *as is.* Thus they represent my thoughts as a new PhD student. They were written between September 2011 and July 2012.  The full collection is accessible here. The Earth as Transformed by Human Action: Global and Regional Changes in the Biosphere …

Comps Notes: Man’s Role in Changing the Face of the Earth

I decided to publish my write-ups from my comprehensive exam reading fields. I am publishing them *as is.* Thus they represent my thoughts as a new PhD student. They were written between September 2011 and July 2012.  The full collection is accessible here. Man’s Role in Changing the Face of the Earth Edited by William L. …

GLERL, Elton, Land

This is the forty-first 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. Here are the top articles amongst environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (December 4– December 10, 2017): #envhist Professor Peter Coates discusses how #BluePlanet changed the …

Comps Notes: Elton’s The Ecology of Invasions

I decided to publish my write-ups from my comprehensive exam reading fields. I am publishing them *as is.* Thus they represent my thoughts as a new PhD student. They were written between September 2011 and July 2012.  The full collection is accessible here.   The Ecology of Invasions: by Animals and Plants Charles S. Elton   …

Comps Notes: The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean World in the Age of Philip II

I decided to publish my write-ups from my comprehensive exam reading fields. I am publishing them *as is.* Thus they represent my thoughts as a new PhD student. They were written between September 2011 and July 2012.  The full collection is accessible here.  The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean World in the Age of Philip II, written …

Comps Notes: Marsh’s Man and Nature

I decided to publish my write-ups from my comprehensive exam reading fields. I am publishing them *as is.* Thus they represent my thoughts as a new PhD student. They were written between September 2011 and July 2012.  The full collection is accessible here.  Man and Nature by George Perkins Marsh  Man and Nature’s substantiality rests in its …