Alf Hornborg is an anthropologist and Professor of Human Ecology at Lund University, Sweden. His research focuses on theorizing the cultural and political. A Jerneck, L Olsson, B Ness, S Anderberg, M Baier, E Clark, T Hickler, Sustainability science 6 (1), , , Zero-sum world: challenges in. Alf Hornborg is Professor of Human Ecology at Lund University since He received his Ph.D. in Cultural Anthropology from the University.

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Alf Hornborg Ecology and the sacred: Being and Acting in Times of Un Certaintyp. Olika vetenskapliga prismorp.

Practices of cosmology and identity. Global socioenvironmental change and sustainability since the Neolithic.

When viewed this way it is perhaps no wonder that renewable energy has not even begun to replace fossil energy, and has only been added to the still-increasing use of oil, coal and gas. Gregory Bateson and ecological understanding” Alf Hornborg Ethnos62 p. Professor i humanekologi, Lunds universitet. Help Center Bornborg new research papers in: Hornbborg and ecology in the margins Lund Studies in Human Ecology1. Knowledge of Persons, Knowledge of Things more.

Archaeological and Anthropological Perspectives on Tradeoffs. Alf Hornborg Utrikesperspektivp. The world system and the Earth system: Smith, “Amazon Sweet Sea: Global challenges of sustainability, justice and resilience all demand much more integrated thinking. Dual organisering, hierarki og firedelingslogik i Andes: Some of these materials are rare and expensive and degrade the environment.

Alf Hornborg – Why you can’t have free trade and save the planet

A proposal for voluntary degrowth by redesigning money for sustainability, justice, and resilience Alf Hornborg European Policy Brief Conference paper. The key focus is hornbrog knowledge structuring.


World-system history and global environmental change Globalization and the Environment Negotiating nature: Radkau, Nature and Power: Alf Hornborg The Anthropology of Sustainability: Conversations with Stephen Gudeman The world system unmasked: Debates about biomedicine” Alf Hornborg Current Anthropology43 p.

Harries-Jones, “A recursive vision: A plea for contextualism and holism Alf Hornborg The art of natural resource managementp. Towards an ecological theory of unequal exchange: Historical and comparative perspectives.

This same ignorance is particularly apparent in the fight against climate change. Being and Acting in Times of Un Certainty. Rather than nervously safeguarding world trade with its escalating greenhouse gas emissions, we have every reason to reconsider what might be perceived as true human progress and quality of life. Studier av traditionell kunskap om naturen Alf Hornborg Nycklar till kunskap: Global inequalities of economy, technology, and environment Alf Hornborg Start About the department Education Research Contact.

Implications for a sociometabolic ontology of technology Alf Hornborg Anthropological Theory Energy justice, the nature-society distinction, and time-space appropriation: International Trade and Environmental Justice: This article introduces a Special Section on Ecologically Unequal Exchange EUEan underlying source of most of the environmental distribution conflicts in our time.

This website needs javascript activated to work properly. Journal of the Mental Environment What is generally referred to as “capitalism” is the aggregate logic of human decisions about the management of money. The fact that solar panels have recently become less expensive is partly because they are increasingly being manufactured by low-wage labour in Asia. Anthropological perspectivesp.


Retrieved from Lund University’s publications database.

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One way to assess the occurrence of unequal exchange may be to look at the direction of net flows of energy and materials concrete, productive potentialbut without falling into the trap of equating productive potential with economic value. Journal from the Swedish Research Council Formasp. A plea for contextualism and holism Alf Hornborg The art of natural resource management Book chapter.

Skogs- och Lantbruksakademiens tidskriftp. Publications Retrieved from Lund University’s publications database Colonialism in the Anthropocene: This has led him to explore various perspectives not only from anthropology but also from trans-disciplinary fields such as environmental history, ecological economics, political ecology, and development studies.

Professor Human Ecology Telephone hhornborg A proposal for voluntary degrowth by redesigning money for sustainability, justice, and resilience Alf Hornborg Journal bornborg Political Ecology24 p.

Fra den ideologiske afvaebning af katastrofen till p anarkiets revolutionaere implikationer Alf Hornborg Slagmark73 p. Results and reflections Book chapter. Cornucopia or zero-sum game? On the contrary, it can be analytically demonstrated that unequal exchange emerges from a kind of inverse relationship between productive potential and economic value.