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Exploring the gaps : vital links between trade, environment, and culture

Author: James R Lee
Publisher: West Hartford, CT : Kumarian Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Today's dramatic globalization parallels earlier historical periods of rapid technological change that brought contested benefits and costs. James Lee argues that the current pace of technological  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Case studies
Cross-cultural studies
Cas, Études de
Études transculturelles
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lee, James R., 1951-
Exploring the gaps.
West Hartford, CT : Kumarian Press, 2000
(OCoLC)647404699
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James R Lee
ISBN: 1565491157 9781565491151 1565491149 9781565491144
OCLC Number: 44016416
Description: xvi, 249 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The Conjunction: A Theory Across Ideas, Places, and Times --
One Place and Many Places --
Today's Tower of Babel --
What Is Culture? --
What Is Environment? --
What Is Trade? --
Cultural Perspectives on the Environment and the Role of Trade --
Conjunctions through Time --
Anthropological History --
Economic History --
Social History --
Conjunction History --
The Convergence of Trade, Environment, and Culture in a Conjunction --
The Tool Conjunction --
The Social Context --
The Overkill Hypothesis --
Ivory, Tools, Trade, and Culture --
How Mammoth Hunters Became Buffalo Hunters --
Perspectives on the Tool Conjunction --
The Agricultural Conjunction --
The Social Context --
Amber Trade --
The Babylonian Epic of Gilgamesh --
The Cedars of Lebanon: Deforestation and Development --
Perspectives on the Agricultural Conjunction --
The Industrial Conjunction --
The Social Context --
The Dentalium Currency System --
The Irish Potato Famine --
The Elgin Marbles --
Perspectives on the Industrial Conjunction --
Trade, Culture, and Environment in the Electronic Conjunction --
The Social Context --
Species Cases --
Fur and Morals --
Bear Wine --
Ivory Wars --
Turtles and Tradition --
Sharkfin Soup --
Bats: The Turkey of Guam --
Habitats --
Electricity and Cree --
Bird's Nest Soup --
Sugar: Developed Addiction --
Pisco --
Coral: Deforestation in the Ocean --
Mom, Apple Pie, and Hamburger --
Perspectives on the Electronic Conjunction --
Beyond the Electronic Conjunction --
The Electronic Conjunction in Context.
Responsibility: James R. Lee.

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