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Required Books

Worster, Donald. Nature's Economy: A History of Ecological Ideas. Cambridge, UK; New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 1994. ISBN: 0521468345.

Latour, Bruno. We Have Never Been Modern. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1993. ISBN: 0674948394.

Foucault, Michel. The History of Sexuality: An Introduction. Vol. 1. New York, NY: Vintage Books, 1990. ISBN: 0679724699.

Cronon, William. Changes in the Land: Indians, Colonists, and the Ecology of New England. New York, NY: Hill and Wang, 1983, 1985. ISBN: 0809001586.

Fortun, Kim. Advocacy after Bhopal: Environmentalism, Disaster, New Global Orders. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2001. ISBN: 0226257207.

Walley, Christine. Rough Waters: Nature and Development in an East African Marine Park. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2004. ISBN: 0691115605.

Petryna, Adriana. Life Exposed: Biological Citizens after Chernobyl. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2002. ISBN: 069109019X.

Tsing, Anna. Friction: An Ethnography of Global Connection. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2005. ISBN: 069112065X.

Steingraber, Sandra. Living Downstream: A Scientist's Personal Investigation of Cancer and the Environment. New York, NY: Vintage, 1998. ISBN: 0375700994.

Readings by Session


課程單元 閱讀資料
1 Introduction
Histories and Theories of Nature
2 Class Discussion of Hurricane Katrina
3 Historicizing "Nature" Worster, Donald. Nature's Economy: A History of Ecological Ideas. Cambridge, UK; New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 1994. ISBN: 0521468345.
4 Theoretical Frameworks - Part I: Theorizing the Relationship between Humans and the Environment On Objectivity

Haraway, Donna. "Situated Knowledges: The Science Question in Feminism and the Privilege of Partial Perspective." Feminist Studies 14, no. 3 (1988): 575-560.

An Overview of Anthropology

Ortner, Sherry B. "Theory in Anthropology Since the Sixties." Comparative Studies in Society and History 26, no. 1 (1984): 126-166.

Political Ecology

Neumann, R. P. "Political Ecology of Wildlife Conservation in the Mt. Meru Area of Northeast Tanzania." Land Degradation and Rehabilitation 3 (1992): 85-98.

Gender Studies

Haraway, Donna. "Teddy Bear Patriarchy." Part 1 in Primate Visions: Gender, Race and Nature in the World of Modern Science. New York, NY: Routledge, 1989, pp. 26-58. ISBN: 0415901146.

Agarwal, Bina. "The Gender and Environment Debate: Lessons from India." Feminist Studies 18, no. 1 (1992): 119-158.
5 Theoretical Frameworks - Part II Latour, Bruno. We Have Never Been Modern. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1993. ISBN: 0674948394.
Living Enviroments
6 Discussion of Living Environments and Readings Cronon, William. Changes in the Land: Indians, Colonists, and the Ecology of New England. New York, NY: Hill and Wang, 1983, 1985. ISBN: 0809001586.
7 Discussion of Living Environments and Readings (cont.) Fortun, Kim. Advocacy after Bhopal: Environmentalism, Disaster, New Global Orders. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2001. ISBN: 0226257207.
8 Discussion of Living Environments and Readings (cont.) Walley, Christine. Rough Waters: Nature and Development in an East African Marine Park. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2004. ISBN: 0691115605.
9 Discussion of Living Environments and Readings (cont.) Petryna, Adriana. Life Exposed: Biological Citizens after Chernobyl. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2002. ISBN: 069109019X.
10 Theoretical Frameworks - Part III Foucault, Michel. "Governmentality." Power: The Essential Works of Coucault 1954-1984. Edited by James D. Faubion. Vol. 3, New York, NY: The New Press, 1994, 2000. ISBN: 156584257X.

———. The History of Sexuality: An Introduction. Vol. 1. New York, NY: Vintage Books, 1990. ISBN: 0679724699.
11 Discussion of Theoretical Frameworks and Readings Tsing, Anna. Friction: An Ethnography of Global Connection. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2005. ISBN: 069112065X.
Exploring the Future
12 Writing about the Environment for Non-Academic Audiences Steingraber, Sandra. Living Downstream: A Scientist's Personal Investigation of Cancer and the Environment. New York, NY: Vintage, 1998. ISBN: 0375700994.
13 Student Presentations
14 Student Presentations (cont.)