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1. A billion black Anthropocenes or none Book , Print in English
Kathryn Yusoff. 2018 .

Yusoff, Kathryn,

No geology is neutral. Tracing the color line of the Anthropocene, this book examines how the grammar of geology is foundational to establishing the extractive economies of subjective life and the earth under colonialism and slavery. The author initiates a transdisciplinary…
2. Beyond nature and culture Book , Print in English
Philippe Descola ; translated by Janet Lloyd ; foreword by Marshall Sahlins. 2013 .

Descola, Philippe,

I. Trompe-I'Oeil Nature -- 1. Configurations of Continuity -- 2. Wild and the Domesticated -- Nomadic Spaces -- Garden and the Forest -- Field and the Rice Paddy -- Ager and Silva -- Herdsmen and Hunters -- Roman Landscape, the Hercynian Forest, and Romantic Nature…
3. Climate machines, fascist drives, and truth Book , Print in English
William E. Connolly. 2019 .

Connolly, William E.,

"In this new installation of his work, William E. Connolly examines entanglements between volatile earth processes and emerging cultural practices. He highlights relays between extractive capitalism, self-amplifying climate processes, migrations, democratic aspirations, and…
4. The ends of the world Book , Print in English
Déborah Danowski, Eduardo Viveiros de Castro ; translated by Rodrigo Nunes. 2017 .

Danowski, Déborah,

"The end of the world is a seemingly interminable topic; at least, of course, until it happens. Environmental catastrophe and planetary apocalypse are subjects of enduring fascination and, as ethnographic studies show, human cultures have approached them in very different ways.…
[by] Stephen Toulmin. Foreword by Jacques Barzun. 1963 .

Toulmin, Stephen Edelston.

[by] George H. Mead. ... Edited and with an introd. by Charles W. Morris. 1967 .

Mead, George Herbert, 1863-1931.

8. Objectivity Book , Print in English
Lorraine Daston & Peter Galison. 2007 .

Daston, Lorraine, 1951-

Daston and Galison chart the emergence of objectivity in the mid 19th century sciences and show how the concept differs from its alternatives, truth-to-nature and trained judgement. This is a story of lofty epistemic ideals fused with workaday practices in the making of…
René Descartes ; translated with an introduction and notes by Michael Moriarty. 2015 .

Descartes, René, 1596-1650,

note: Correspondence With Princess Elisabeth Of Bohemia, 1643--1649 -- Principles Of Philosophy, Part I (1644, 1647) -- Other Letters -- To Father Denis Mesland, SJ, 2 May 1644 and 9 February 1645 -- To the Marquess of Newcastle, 23 November 1646 -- To Pierre Chanut, 6 June 1647…
Jairus Victor Grove. 2019 .

Grove, Jairus Victor, 1978-

Jairus Victor Grove contends that we live in a world made by war. In Savage Ecology he offers an ecological theory of geopolitics that argues that contemporary global crises are better understood when considered within the larger history of international politics. Infusing…
11. Scientific cosmology and international orders Book , Print in English
Bentley B. Allan. 2018 .

Allan, Bentley, 1983-

Introduction : science and the transformation of international politics -- Cosmology and change in international orders -- Natural philosophy in balance of power Europe, 1550-1815…
12. A thousand plateaus: capitalism and schizophrenia Book , Print in English , French
Gilles Deleuze, Félix Guattari ; translation and foreword by Brian Massumi. 1987 .

Deleuze, Gilles, 1925-1995.

Bill McGuire. 2012 .

McGuire, Bill, 1954-

"The ground beneath our feet may seem safe and solid, but earthquakes, volcanic blasts and other hazardous natural phenomena leave us in no doubt that this isn't the case. The Earth is a dynamic planet of shifting tectonic plates that is responsive to change, particularly when…
Bill McGuire. 2012 .

McGuire, Bill, 1954-

Twenty thousand years ago our planet was an icehouse. Temperatures were down six degrees; ice sheets kilometres thick buried much of Europe and North America and sea levels were 130m lower. The following 15 millennia saw an astonishing transformation as our planet metamorphosed…
Dean Buonomano. 2017 .

Buonomano, Dean.

A leading neuroscientist presents a groundbreaking exploration of how time works inside the mind, arguing that the human brain's complex system constructs our sense of chronological flow in ways that are essential to evolution and everyday survival.