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Africa's Urban Adaptation Transition Under A 1.5° Climate, Mark Pelling, Hayley Leck, Lorena Pasquini, Idowu Ajibade, Emanuel Osuteye, Susan Parnell, Shuaib Lwasa, Cassidy Johnson, Arabella Fraser, Alejandro Barcena, Soumana Boubacar 2018 King's College London

Africa's Urban Adaptation Transition Under A 1.5° Climate, Mark Pelling, Hayley Leck, Lorena Pasquini, Idowu Ajibade, Emanuel Osuteye, Susan Parnell, Shuaib Lwasa, Cassidy Johnson, Arabella Fraser, Alejandro Barcena, Soumana Boubacar

Geography Faculty Publications and Presentations

Highlights

• Everyday risk associated with inadequate basic infrastructure and poverty make even small natural hazards impactful in African cities.

• Enhanced development opportunity is the best for of risk reduction.

• Integrating risk reduction into development is constrained by donor priorities, fragmented city governance and data and monitoring gaps.

• Integrating risk reduction into development is enabled through community networks collaborating with city authorities, locally accountable leadership and improved risk data and forecasting.


World Regional Geography, Amanda Rees, Brad Huff 2018 Columbus State University

World Regional Geography, Amanda Rees, Brad Huff

Geological Sciences and Geography Grants Collections

This Grants Collection for World Regional Geography was created under a Round Eight ALG Textbook Transformation Grant.

Affordable Learning Georgia Grants Collections are intended to provide faculty with the frameworks to quickly implement or revise the same materials as a Textbook Transformation Grants team, along with the aims and lessons learned from project teams during the implementation process.

Documents are in .pdf format, with a separate .docx (Word) version available for download. Each collection contains the following materials:

  • Linked Syllabus
  • Initial Proposal
  • Final Report


Introduction To Human Geography (Ggc), David Dorrell, Todd Lindley, Georgeta Connor, Joseph Henderson, James Lowry 2018 Georgia Gwinnett College

Introduction To Human Geography (Ggc), David Dorrell, Todd Lindley, Georgeta Connor, Joseph Henderson, James Lowry

Geological Sciences and Geography Grants Collections

This Grants Collection for Introduction to Human Geography was created under a Round Eight ALG Textbook Transformation Grant.

Affordable Learning Georgia Grants Collections are intended to provide faculty with the frameworks to quickly implement or revise the same materials as a Textbook Transformation Grants team, along with the aims and lessons learned from project teams during the implementation process.

Documents are in .pdf format, with a separate .docx (Word) version available for download. Each collection contains the following materials:

  • Linked Syllabus
  • Initial Proposal
  • Final Report


Among The Ruins, Edie Steiner 2018 York University, independent filmmaker

Among The Ruins, Edie Steiner

The Goose

Photographic essay, a version of which was first presented at the 2011 Green Words/Green Worlds Conference, Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University, Toronto. Images previously presented in the exhibition Abject Transformations at Arcadia Art Gallery, Toronto.


Rag Cosmology By Erin Robinsong, Camilla Nelson 2018 Singing Apple Press

Rag Cosmology By Erin Robinsong, Camilla Nelson

The Goose

Review of Erin Robinsong's Rag Cosmology.


Islands Of Grass By Trevor Herriot And The Long Walk By Jan Zwicky, gillian harding-russell 2018 University of Saskatchewan

Islands Of Grass By Trevor Herriot And The Long Walk By Jan Zwicky, Gillian Harding-Russell

The Goose

Review of Trevor Herriot's Islands of Grass and Jan Zwicky's The Long Walk.


Blood Fable By Oisín Curran, Michael A. Occhionero 2018 Queen's University

Blood Fable By Oisín Curran, Michael A. Occhionero

The Goose

Review of Oisín Curran's Blood Fable.


Posthumanism: Anthropological Insights By Alan Smart And Josephine Smart, David Shaw 2018 Concordia

Posthumanism: Anthropological Insights By Alan Smart And Josephine Smart, David Shaw

The Goose

Review of Alan Smart and Josephine Smart’s Posthumanism: Anthropological Insights.


The Terranauts By T.C. Boyle And The Addlands By Tom Bullough, Carly Thomas 2018 York University

The Terranauts By T.C. Boyle And The Addlands By Tom Bullough, Carly Thomas

The Goose

Review of T.C. Boyle's The Terranauts and Tom Bullough's The Addlands.


Exposed: Environmental Politics & Pleasures In Posthuman Times By Stacy Alaimo, Nathan TeBokkel 2018 University of British Columbia

Exposed: Environmental Politics & Pleasures In Posthuman Times By Stacy Alaimo, Nathan Tebokkel

The Goose

Review of Stacy Alaimo's Exposed: Environmental Politics & Pleasures in Posthuman Times.


Form Follows Function, Lyn Baldwin 2018 Thompson Rivers University

Form Follows Function, Lyn Baldwin

The Goose

Natural history. Teaching. Writing. All have form, all have function. But just as no architecture is risk-free, no architecture is neutral. In this personal essay, I explore the surprising connections that develop when university students engage with natural history as way of knowing the ground underfoot.


Gothic: A Field Journal, Grant Paton 2018 University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Gothic: A Field Journal, Grant Paton

The Goose

An undergraduate’s memoir about his experience as a summer researcher at the Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory in Colorado. The student explains his research in his own words and gives his thoughts on how he, the research center, and the other scientists there fit into the local and national society.


Utahns’ Perspectives On Air Pollution: Results From A 2017 Statewide Survey, Peter D. Howe, Jennifer E. Givens, D. Layne Coppock 2018 Utah State University

Utahns’ Perspectives On Air Pollution: Results From A 2017 Statewide Survey, Peter D. Howe, Jennifer E. Givens, D. Layne Coppock

Peter D Howe

This report presents results from a survey of Utah residents conducted in July 2017, focusing on public opinion about air quality and other public health and environmental issues in Utah.


The Wilds Of Poetry: Adventures In Mind And Landscape By David Hinton, Joel Weishaus 2018 Pacifica Graduate Institute

The Wilds Of Poetry: Adventures In Mind And Landscape By David Hinton, Joel Weishaus

The Goose

Review of David Hinton’s The Wilds of Poetry: Adventure’s in Mind and Landscape.


Anthropocene Feminism By Richard Grusin, Stephanie Eccles 2018 Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Anthropocene Feminism By Richard Grusin, Stephanie Eccles

The Goose

Review of Richard Grusin's Anthropocene Feminism.


Lines Of Flight: An Atomic Memoir By Julie Salverson, Ashley E. Reis 2018 SUNY Potsdam

Lines Of Flight: An Atomic Memoir By Julie Salverson, Ashley E. Reis

The Goose

Review of Julie Salverson’s Lines of Flight: An Atomic Memoir.


Cleaner, Greener, Healthier: A Prescription For Stronger Canadian Environmental Laws And Policies By David R. Boyd, Alex D. Ketchum 2018 McGill University

Cleaner, Greener, Healthier: A Prescription For Stronger Canadian Environmental Laws And Policies By David R. Boyd, Alex D. Ketchum

The Goose

Review of David R. Boyd's Cleaner, Greener, Healthier: A Prescription for Stronger Canadian Environmental Laws and Policies.


Affective Ecologies: Empathy, Emotion, And Environmental Narrative By Alexa Weik Von Mossner, David Tagnani 2018 Gonzaga University

Affective Ecologies: Empathy, Emotion, And Environmental Narrative By Alexa Weik Von Mossner, David Tagnani

The Goose

Review of Alexa Weik von Mossner's Affective Ecologies: Empathy, Emotion, and Environmental Narrative.


While Glaciers Slept: Being Human In A Time Of Climate Change By M Jackson, Stephen Siperstein 2018 Choate Rosemary Hall

While Glaciers Slept: Being Human In A Time Of Climate Change By M Jackson, Stephen Siperstein

The Goose

Review of M. Jackson's While Glaciers Slept: Being Human in a Time of Climate Change.


All The Names Between By Julia Mccarthy And The Girls With Stone Faces By Arleen Paré, Erin Renee Wahl 2018 Fresno Pacific University

All The Names Between By Julia Mccarthy And The Girls With Stone Faces By Arleen Paré, Erin Renee Wahl

The Goose

Review of Arleen Paré's The Girls with Stone Faces and Julia McCarthy's All the Names Between.


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