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Tracey Heatherington

lies in its exceptionally lucid explanation of a complex history of ideas. A tenured professor in the Global Environmental Politics Program at American University in Washington, DC, Wapner draws upon political science, history, and philosophy. His

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John Sonnett

Greek philosophy came from changing views about water as a primary element. Roman water infrastructure provided a “landmark civic standard” (86) for later democratic societies. The Grand Canal connecting north and south China created the foundation for

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Ryan Gunderson

.” In Lenin and Philosophy and Other Essays , 127 – 186 . New York : Monthly Review . Antonio , Robert J. 1981 . “ Immanent Critique as the Core of Critical Theory: Its Origins and Developments in Hegel, Marx and Contemporary Thought ”. British

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People and Plants

Kay E. Lewis-Jones

.” Peace Studies Journal 5 , no. 1 : 24 – 32 . Marder , Michael . 2013 . Plant Thinking: A Philosophy of Vegetal Life . New York : Columbia University Press . Mendum , Ruth M. 2009 . “ Subjectivity and Plant Domestication: Decoding the Agency of

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Posthuman? Nature and Culture in Renegotiation

Kornelia Engert and Christiane Schürkmann

.1057/9780230274877_5 . 10.1057/9780230274877_5 Latour , Bruno . 2017 . Facing Gaia—Eight Lectures on the New Climate Regime . Cambridge : Polity Press . Morton , Timothy . 2013 . Hyperobjects: Philosophy and Ecology after the End of the World . Minneapolis

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Tim Ingold

-Gourhan's Gesture and Speech .” Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences 30 ( 4 ): 411 – 453 . 10.1016/S1369-8486(99)00022-9 Ingold , Tim . 2000 . The Perception of the

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More than Darkness Preservation

The Importance of the Dark, Star-Filled Skies in Urban Areas

Yee-Man Lam

Moths .” Biological Conservation 144 : 2274 – 2281 . 10.1016/j.biocon.2011.06.004 Vogel , Steven . 2015 . Thinking like a Mall: Environmental Philosophy after the End of Nature . Cambridge, MA : MIT Press . 10.7551/mitpress/9780262029100

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Jeff Kirby

contemporary society perhaps reflect and support the differences in environmental philosophy that I have outlined above: on the one hand Haluza-DeLay’s optimistic view of transforming contemporary society toward a more sustainable habitus (reformist

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Artificial Intelligence

Faith in Machine or Man?

Jan Martijn Meij

the United States of neoliberalism. The influence of Ayn Rand's philosophy of objectivism—a promotion and defense of selfishness—on the Koch Brothers, politicians, and tech billionaires. Rand is the most influential author behind the rise of

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New Horizons for Sustainable Architecture

Hydro-Logical Design for the Ecologically Responsive City

Brook Muller

when attending to the details and configuration of architectural systems. It builds upon the pioneering bioregional and watershed-based planning and design philosophies developed by seminal figures such as Patrick Geddes and Ian McHarg, and yet extends