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After Nature

A Politics for the Anthropocene

  • Prologue
  • Introduction
  • 1. An Unequal Terrain
  • 2. God’s Avid Gardeners
  • 3. Nature as Teacher
  • 4. Natural Utopias
  • 5. A Conservationist Empire
  • 6. A Wilderness Passage into Ecology
  • 7. Environmental Law in the Anthropocene
  • 8. What Kind of Democracy?
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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While astronomer Vera Rubin made significant contributions to our understanding of dark matter and championed the advancement of women in science, she is not that well known outside of the scientific community. HUP Executive Editor for Science, Janice Audet, spoke with Jacqueline Mitton, coauthor of Vera Rubin: A Life, about Rubin’s remarkable life and work and the writing of the book