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Historians and nature : comparative approaches to environmental history /

Other Authors: Lehmkuhl, Ursula., Wellenreuther, Hermann.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Oxford ; New York : Berg, 2007
Edition: English ed.
Series: Germany and the United States of America
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction / Ursula Lehmkuhl
  • Money versus public affairs : reflections on a better balance between public and private goods / Ernst Ulrich von Weizsäcker
  • Historicizing nature : time and space in German and American environmental history / Ursula Lehmkuhl
  • Ecologics/ecosophy : the event of the city / Hanjo Berressem
  • Comments / Mark Häberlein, Christof Mauch
  • Native Americans, history, and the environment / Christian F. Feest
  • Nature in conflict : disputes surrounding the dike in seventeenth-century northern Frisia as a window into an early modern coastal society / Marie Luisa Allemeyer
  • Comment / Klaus-Georg Wey
  • Mercurial nature : the California gold country and the coalfields of the Ruhr Basin, 1850-1900 / Andrew C. Isenberg
  • Perceptions of space and nature in nineteenth-century America / Claudia Schnurmann
  • Comments / Marc Cioc, Nils Freytag
  • The natural space of modernity : a transatlantic perspective on (urban) environmental history / Dorothee Brantz
  • City and nature and nature in the city / Bernd Herrmann
  • Comments / Andrew Hurley, James T. Lemon
  • The potential and the reality of safeguarding the environment by American diplomacy / Kurk Dorsey
  • Greenpeace and the development of international environmental activism in the 1970s / Frank Zelko
  • Comment / Kristine Kern.