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Cooling down the overheated Anthropocene
Lessons from anthropology and cultural history

2018 Gutorm Gjessing lecture,
Museum of Cultural History, University of Oslo

Thomas Hylland Eriksen
Department of Social Anthropology
University of Oslo
Working paper No. 1/2018

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