A network of interdisciplinary scholars studying past climate change
John Haldon and colleagues at Princeton have launched a website for the Climate Change and History Research Initiative. This interdisciplinary project will investigate the impact of climatic changes across the last two millennia on societies in two environmentally sensitive areas:
The main focus of the project is the differential impacts of climate and environmental change on society and state formation and the impact of human society and states on the environment.
Grounded in an emerging scientific/environmental-historical paradigm, the project has two goals:
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