Webpages tagged with «Climate»

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Published May 20, 2022 2:50 PM

PhD fellow Ingeborg Misje Bergem and visiting professors Erik Neveu and Olivier Baisnée present current research and theorization on ecology as a political issue in France and on the Yellow Vest movement.

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Published Sep. 15, 2020 3:15 PM

AD 536 and 540 are important years in European history, and marks the advent of a series of documented environmental changes that affected societies throughout Europe in various ways. Sudden and severe climate deterioration led to vast crop failure and was followed by plague in the following decades and centuries (up to ca. AD 750?). How did this affect Scandinavian societies? Frode Iversen, professor at the Department of Archaeology at Museum of Cultural History, UiO, is here to tell us!

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Published Jan. 31, 2020 2:56 PM

Peder Anker, professor of history, shares thoughts on the PhD course "Environmental and Climate History: The Role of History in Society” that took place at the University of Oslo in December 2019.