The Resource The environment and world history, edited by Edmund Burke III and Kenneth Pomeranz, (electronic resource)

The environment and world history, edited by Edmund Burke III and Kenneth Pomeranz, (electronic resource)

Label
The environment and world history
Title
The environment and world history
Statement of responsibility
edited by Edmund Burke III and Kenneth Pomeranz
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In 11 essays, the contributors examine the connections between environmental change and other major topics of early modern world history: population growth, commercialization, imperialism, industrialization, the fossil fuel revolution, and more
Member of
Cataloging source
NyNyACL
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • theses
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burke, Edmund
  • Pomeranz, Kenneth
  • American Council of Learned Societies
  • ACLS Humanities E-Book
Series statement
The California world history library
Series volume
9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human ecology
  • Nature
  • Environmental sciences
Label
The environment and world history, edited by Edmund Burke III and Kenneth Pomeranz, (electronic resource)
Link
http://hdl.handle.net/2027/heb.30978
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-336) and index
Color
mixed
Contents
Introduction : world history and environmental history / Kenneth Pomeranz -- The big story : human history, energy regimes, and the environment / Edmund Burke III -- Toward a global system of property rights in land / John F. Richards -- The transformation of the Middle Eastern environment, 1500 B.C.E.-2000 C.E. / Edmund Burke III -- The transformation of China's environment, 1500-2000 / Kenneth Pomeranz -- The Rhine as a world river / Mark Cioc -- Continuity and transformation : colonial rice frontiers and their environmental impact on the great river deltas of mainland Southeast Asia / Michael Adas -- Beyond the colonial paradigm : African history and environmental history in large-scale perspective / William Beinart -- Environmental histories of India : of states, landscapes, and ecologies / Mahesh Rangarajan -- Latin American environmental history : a shifting old/new field / Lise Sedrez -- The predatory tribute-taking state : a framework for understanding Russian environmental history / Douglas R. Weiner
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvi, 361 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(dli)HEB30978
Label
The environment and world history, edited by Edmund Burke III and Kenneth Pomeranz, (electronic resource)
Link
http://hdl.handle.net/2027/heb.30978
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-336) and index
Color
mixed
Contents
Introduction : world history and environmental history / Kenneth Pomeranz -- The big story : human history, energy regimes, and the environment / Edmund Burke III -- Toward a global system of property rights in land / John F. Richards -- The transformation of the Middle Eastern environment, 1500 B.C.E.-2000 C.E. / Edmund Burke III -- The transformation of China's environment, 1500-2000 / Kenneth Pomeranz -- The Rhine as a world river / Mark Cioc -- Continuity and transformation : colonial rice frontiers and their environmental impact on the great river deltas of mainland Southeast Asia / Michael Adas -- Beyond the colonial paradigm : African history and environmental history in large-scale perspective / William Beinart -- Environmental histories of India : of states, landscapes, and ecologies / Mahesh Rangarajan -- Latin American environmental history : a shifting old/new field / Lise Sedrez -- The predatory tribute-taking state : a framework for understanding Russian environmental history / Douglas R. Weiner
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvi, 361 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(dli)HEB30978

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