Anthropology and Environment Society at #AAA2014

The Anthropology and Environment Society is pleased to be sponsoring 40 panels, three roundtables, and a dissertation writing workgroup at the 113th American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting in Washington, DC this coming December. Our selection process this year was influenced by two changes to the AAA program: double panels were no longer allowed, and there […]

Climate Change and the Political Ecology of Education

Education is a surprising new battleground in the debates surrounding climate change. Wyoming recently became the first state to reject the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) because of the presentation of anthropogenic global warming as a scientific fact. A group of 26 state governments, educational researchers and teachers developed the standards, and twelve states have […]