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New book: Perspectives on Oceans Past: A Handbook of Marine Environmental History

Editors: Schwerdtner Máñez, Kathleen & Poulsen, Bo. Publisher: Springer.

First book dealing with theoretical backgrounds of marine environmental history.

Equips readers with broad understanding of the major concepts and methods from science and history used in and applied to marine environmental history.

Written by some of the leading scholars in the field of marine environmental history.

Includes and summarizes topics on modelling approaches, gendered perspectives, and more.

Looks at possible future developments in marine environmental history.

Contributions from: Kathleen Schwerdtner Manez, Emily Klein, Ruth Thurstan, Poul Holm, David Orton, Bo Poulsen, Georg Engelhard, Marta Coll, Heike K. Lotze, Joseph Christensen, Sarah Buckley, John Pandolfi, Cristina Brito, Nina Vieira and Anett Pauwelussen.

Editors: Schwerdtner Máñez, Kathleen & Poulsen, Bo
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 978-94-017-7495-6
DOI: 10.1007/978-94-017-7496-3
Number of pages: XII, 211
Year of publication: 2016

Can be purchased here.

Thanks to EU-COST, Oceans Past Platform for supporting this publicaton.

(Bo Poulsen)

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