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By Alf Hornborg, Carole L. Crumley (editors)
During this benchmark quantity most sensible students come jointly to give state of the art study and pursue a extra rigorous framework for knowing and learning the linkages among social and ecological platforms. participants from a large spectrum of disciplines, together with archaeology, anthropology, geography, ecology, palaeo-science, geology, sociology, and historical past, current and check either the evolution of our pondering and present, state of the art concept and examine. overlaying old via sleek classes, they speak about the advanced ways that human tradition, financial system, and demographics engage with ecology and weather switch. the realm method and the Earth process is important analyzing for all students and scholars operating on the interface of nature and society.Contributors: Thomas Abel, Björn Berglund, Chris Chase-Dunn, Alfred Crosby, Carole L. Crumley, John Dearing, Bert de Vries, Nina Eisenmenger, Andre Gunder Frank, Jonathan Friedman, Stefan Giljum, Thomas corridor, Karin Holmgren, Alf Hornborg, Kristian Kristiansen, Thomas Malm, Daniel Mandell, Betty Meggers, George Modelski, Emilio Moran, Helena Öberg, Frank Oldfield, Susan Stonich, William Thompson, Peter Turchin.