A Companion to Global Environmental History
Copyright © 2012 Blackwell Publishing Ltd.
Editor(s): J. R. McNeill, Erin Stewart Mauldin
Published Online: 7 SEP 2012 03:41AM EST
Print ISBN: 9781444335347
Online ISBN: 9781118279519
About this Book
The Companion to Global Environmental History offers multiple points of entry into the history and historiography of this dynamic and fast-growing field, to provide an essential road map to past developments, current controversies, and future developments for specialists and newcomers alike.
- Combines temporal, geographic, thematic and contextual approaches from prehistory to the present day
- Explores environmental thought and action around the world, to give readers a cultural, intellectual and political context for engagement with the environment in modern times
- Brings together environmental historians from around the world, including scholars from South Africa, Brazil, Germany, and China