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Global environmental history and climate change

Global environmental history and climate change

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Awareness of climate change and planetary collapse has increased in the last decades, but the history of climate change is far longer. Global environmental history is central to our understanding of the both the deep causes and wide ranging consequences of climate change on our societies and ecologies.

Join us for two panel sessions that bring together leading experts in global environmental history to introduce their work and how historical research is important to the struggle against climate change.

Panel 1: Global environmental history and climate change, 14.00-16.00
Panel members: Zozan Pehlivan, Steven Serels, John Wing, Ophira Gamliel, Amanda Power
Chair: Julia McClure

Break: 16.00 – 16.15

Panel 2: Rethinking Scotland’s environmental past, present and possible future, 16.15-18.00
Panel members: Dr Anoghas MacConnich (University of Glasgow), Prof. John M. MacKenzie (University of Aberdeen), Calum Macleod (Community Land Scotland), Magnus Davidson (University of Highlands and Islands)
Chair: Andrew Mackillop

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October 27
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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