Feral ecologies: performing life on the colonial periphery

Clark, Nigel (2004). Feral ecologies: performing life on the colonial periphery. In: Szerszynski, Bronislaw; Heim, Wallace and Waterton, Claire eds. Nature performed: environment, culture and performance. Sociological Review Monographs. Oxford, UK: Blackwell.

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About the book: This book brings together contributions from scholars across the Humanities.
A wide-ranging exploration of the interface between performance and nature.
Examines the use and usefulness of ideas of 'performance' for understanding human-nature relationships.
Draws on different disciplines and intellectual traditions and on different conceptions of 'performance' and 'nature'.
Contributions are rooted in real-world contexts and problems, explored through detailed ethnographic work.
Explores domains as diverse as allotments and bioinvasion, fox hunting and green politics.
Makes a distinctive contribution to the 'cultural turn' in environmental research.

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