The uniqueness of the everyday: Herders and invasive species in India

Puri, Rajindra K. (2015) The uniqueness of the everyday: Herders and invasive species in India. In: Barnes, Jessica and Dove, Michael R., eds. Climate Cultures: Anthropological Perspectives on Climate Change. Yale Agrarian Studies . Yale University Press, New Haven, pp. 249-272. ISBN 978-0-300-19881-2. (Access to this publication is currently restricted. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided)

Abstract

This chapter approaches climate change through the quotidian response of herders in India to an invasive species whose proliferation is linked to increasing dry spells, thereby problematising the way that scientists and policymakers imagine climate as abstracted from its social context.

Item Type: Book section
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GF Human ecology. Anthropogeography
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GN Anthropology
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Anthropology and Conservation
Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Anthropology and Conservation > Environmental Anthropology and Ethnobiology
Depositing User: Rajindra K Puri
Date Deposited: 29 Mar 2016 11:29 UTC
Last Modified: 29 May 2019 17:08 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/54686 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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