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Professor William Cronon FBA

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About this Fellow

Environmental history and historical geography, focusing principally on human interactions with the landscapes and ecosystems of North America



Current post

  • Frederick Jackson Turner and Vilas Research Professor of History, Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison

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The entanglement of natural & social histories in Iceland & Greenland; the anthropological contribution to climate change research; the history of Artic anthropology; the foundations of anthropological knowledge

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Social evolution & social change in hunter-gatherer & peasant societies; the anthropology & archaeology of art; indigenous rights