Nature and power : a global history of the environment / Joachim Radkau ; translated by Thomas Dunlap.

Author
Other titles
  • Natur und Macht. English
Edition
  • 1st English ed.
Published
  • Washington, D.C. Cambridge ; New York : German Historical Institute ; Cambridge University Press 2008
Physical description
xvii, 430 pages ; 24 cm.
ISBN
  • 9780521851299
  • 0521851297
  • 9780521616737
  • 0521616735
Notes
  • "First published in German as Natur und Macht by Joachim Radkau 2002"--Title page verso.
  • Translation of 'Natur und Macht' published München : Beck, 2002.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-407) and index.
  • Translated from the German.
Contents
  • Thinking about environmental history -- The ecology of subsistence and tacit knowledge: primeval symbioses of humans and nature -- Water, forests, and power -- Colonialism as a watershed in environmental history -- At the limits of nature -- In the labyrinth of globalization -- Epilogue: how to argue with environmental history in politics.
Related item
  • Radkau, Joachim 1943- Natur und Macht.
  • http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0729/2007015238-b.html
  • http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0729/2007015238-d.html
  • http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0729/2007015238-b.html
  • http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0729/2007015238-d.html
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • History.
  • text
Language
  • English
  • German

Summary

  • 'Nature and Power' explores the interaction between humanity and the natural environment from prehistoric times to the present. At the same time, it aims to demonstrate that the changing relationship between humanity and nature is key to understanding world history.

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