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By Sarah Jaquette Ray,Kevin Maier

For millennia, “the North” has held a robust sway in Western tradition. lengthy visible via contradictions—empty of lifestyles but choked with promise, populated via indigenous groups but ripe for conquest, pristine but marked via an extended human history—it has moved to the foreground of latest lifestyles because the such a lot dramatic degree for the truth of weather change.

 

This ebook brings jointly students from various disciplines to invite key questions about the North and the way we’ve conceived it—and how conceiving of it in these phrases has prompted us to fail the region’s human and nonhuman existence. enticing questions of house, position, indigeneity, identification, nature, the surroundings, justice, narrative, historical past, and extra, it bargains a very important place to begin for a necessary rethinking of either the assumption and the truth of the North.

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