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Envirotech 2017 ASEH Travel Grant

March 10th, 2017 · No Comments

The Envirotech Special Interest Group is pleased to announce the Joy Parr Travel Grant for the upcoming 2017 American Society for Environmental History conference. Eligibility for the award is limited to those presenting a paper addressing the interrelated histories of environment and technology at the ASEH meeting in Chicago March 29 – April 2, 2017. […]

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Envirotech 2016 ASEH Travel Grant

March 8th, 2016 · No Comments

The Envirotech Special Interest Group is pleased to announce a $400 travel grant for the upcoming 2016 American Society for Environmental History conference. Eligibility for the award is limited to those presenting a paper addressing the interrelated histories of environment and technology at the ASEH meeting in Seattle, WA on March 30–April 3. The grant […]

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Envirotech 2015 ASEH Travel Grant

February 4th, 2015 · No Comments

The Envirotech Special Interest Group is pleased to announce a $400 travel grant for the upcoming 2015 ASEH conference. Eligibility for the award is limited to those presenting a paper addressing the interrelated histories of environment and technology at the upcoming ASEH meeting in Washington, D.C.March 18-22. The grant is available to current graduate students, […]

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KTH PhD Student in History of Science, Technology and Environment

October 1st, 2014 · No Comments

KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm is seeking one PhD student for the Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, School of Architecture and the Built Environment.  The PhD student position is a part of the Mistra financed program “New Governance for Sustainable Development in the European Arctic”. This program is led by Umeå […]

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Envirotech 2014 SHOT Travel Grant

September 3rd, 2014 · No Comments

The Envirotech Special Interest Group is pleased to announce a $400 travel grant for the upcoming 2014 SHOT conference. Eligibility for the award is limited to those presenting a paper addressing the interrelated histories of environment and technology at the upcoming SHOT meeting in Dearborn, MI November 6-9 2014. The grant is available to current […]

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Report from the Envirotech meeting at SHOT 2010

November 17th, 2010 · No Comments

Envirotech was busy at SHOT 2010.  On Friday afternoon, at the break, we feted Joel Tarr with cake to celebrate naming our article prize “The Joel A. Tarr Envirotech Article Prize.”   Pictures will be going up on the website.  Also, Steve Cutcliffe and Ann Greene circulated through the book exhibits during breaks carrying copies of […]

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Envirotech book wins ASEH Marsh Prize

April 29th, 2010 · No Comments

Timothy J. LeCain’s Mass Destruction: The Men and Giant Mines That Wired America and Scarred the Planet won the George Perkins Marsh Prize from the ASEH because it is gutsy, eloquently written and narrated, and carefully argued. It is a fine example of “envirotech” scholarship, a sub-field within environmental history concerned with the intersection of […]

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Envirotech Prize 2010 Call for Submittals

October 16th, 2009 · No Comments

Envirotech invites submissions for the Envirotech Prize for Best Article on the Inter play between Technology and the Environment.  The Envirotech Prize recognizes the best article published in either a journal or article collection on the relationship between technology and the environment in history.  The prize committee is particularly seeking innovative publications that explore new […]

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The Sustainable Development Paradox

January 5th, 2009 · No Comments

The January 2009 issue of the E-Journal of Solidarity, Sustainability, and Nonviolence has been posted.  As always, it is open access.  Simply click the following link: The Sustainable Development Paradox http://www.pelicanweb.org/solisustv05n01.html A series of articles on “dimensions of sustainable development” is being published.  The January 2009 issue shows the impossibility of integrating the social, economic, […]

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CFP: Visual Languages (and Representations) of the Sky: Frameworks and Focal Points in Social Context

November 11th, 2008 · No Comments

International Congress of History of Science and Technology Budapest, Hungary, July 28-August 2, 2009. Conveners: Cornelia Luedecke: C.Luedecke@lrz.uni-muenchen.de James R. Fleming: jfleming@colby.edu The sky too belongs to the Landscape: —the ocean of air in which we live and move, with its continents and islands of cloud, its tides and currents of constant and variable winds… […]

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