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Noxious weed display at the North Coast show, Nambour, 1960 (Heritage Library, Sunshine Coast Council).

The Culture of Weeds

A weed is usually defined as a plant out of place. Here we extend the idea of weediness to other biota and whole landscapes. We first consid...
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IHOPE Project

The international IHOPE Project (Integrated History and Future of People on Earth) Mike Smith, Libby Robin and Tom Griffiths are contribu...

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Jan

Jan Oosthoek

Jan Oosthoek is an environmental historian based in Brisbane. For many years he has lectured and researched at the Universities of Newcastle...
Daniel May

Daniel May

Daniel May is a PhD candidate in the School of History at the Australian National University, exploring the history of fire within Australia...
Robyn Curtis

Robyn Curtis

Robyn Curtis is a PhD candidate in the School of History at the Australian National University.  Inspired by London’s urban parks and her...