Search for dissertations about: "Eric Paglia"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words Eric Paglia.

  1. 1. The Northward Course of the Anthropocene Transformation, Temporality and Telecoupling in a Time of Environmental Crisis

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Eric Paglia; Sverker Sörlin; Nina Wormbs; Charles Parker; John McNeill; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Anthropocene; Arctic; Fernand Braudel; environmental and climate crisis; environmental history; expertise; polar geopolitics; securitization; Svalbard; telecoupling; History of Science; Technology and Environment; Historiska studier av teknik; vetenskap och miljö;

    Abstract : The Arctic—warming at twice the rate of the rest of the planet—is a source of striking imagery of amplified environmental change in our time, and has come to serve as a spatial setting for climate crisis discourse. The recent alterations in the Arctic environment have also been perceived by some observers as an opportunity to expand economic exploitation. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Northward Course of the Anthropocene Transformation, Temporality and Telecoupling in a Time of Environmental Crisis

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Eric Paglia; Sverker Sörlin; Nina Wormbs; Charles Parker; John McNeill; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Anthropocene; Arctic; Fernand Braudel; environmental and climate crisis; environmental history; expertise; polar geopolitics; securitization; Svalbard; telecoupling; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot krishantering och internationell samverkan; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot krishantering och internationell samverkan;

    Abstract : The Arctic—warming at twice the rate of the rest of the planet—is a source of striking imagery of amplified environmental change in our time, and has come to serve as a spatial setting for climate crisis discourse. The recent alterations in the Arctic environment have also been perceived by some observers as an opportunity to expand economic exploitation. READ MORE