By Imre Szeman,Dominic Boyer
Energy humanities is a box of scholarship that, like clinical and electronic humanities prior to it, goals to beat conventional barriers among the disciplines and among educational and utilized learn. Responding to becoming public main issue approximately anthropogenic weather swap and the unsustainability of the fuels we use to energy our sleek society, strength humanists spotlight the fundamental contribution that humanistic insights and techniques could make to components of study as soon as notion most sensible left to the normal sciences.
In this groundbreaking anthology, Imre Szeman and Dominic Boyer have introduced jointly a gently curated number of the simplest and so much influential paintings in strength humanities. Arguing that today’s strength and environmental dilemmas are essentially difficulties of ethics, conduct, mind's eye, values, associations, trust, and power—all conventional parts of craftsmanship of the arts and humanistic social sciences—the essays and different items featured right here show the dimensions and complexity of the problems the realm faces. Their authors provide compelling probabilities for locating our method past our present power dependencies towards a sustainable future.
Contributors comprise: Margaret Atwood, Paolo Bacigalupi, Lesley Battler, Ursula Biemann, Dominic Boyer, Italo Calvino, Warren Cariou, Dipesh Chakrabarty, Una Chaudhuri, Claire Colebrook, Stephen Collis, Erik M. Conway, Amy De’Ath, Adam Dickinson, Fritz Ertl, Pope Francis, Amitav Ghosh, Gökçe Günel, Gabrielle Hecht, Cymene Howe, Dale Jamieson, Julia Kasdorf, Oliver Kellhammer, Stephanie LeMenager, Barry Lord, Graeme Macdonald, Joseph Masco, John McGrath, Martin McQuillan, Timothy Mitchell, Timothy Morton, Jean-François Mouhot, Abdul Rahman Munif, Judy Natal, Reza Negarestani, Pablo Neruda, David Nye, Naomi Oreskes, Andrew Pendakis, Karen Pinkus, Ken Saro-Wiwa, Hermann Scheer, Roy Scranton, Allan Stoekl, Imre Szeman, Laura Watts, Michael Watts, Jennifer Wenzel, Sheena Wilson, Patricia Yaeger, and Marina Zurkow