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Landscape-based Null Models for Archaeological Inference
How do we, as humans and as scientists, learn about the world around us? In this dissertation, I explore how models--epistemological tools that connect theory and reality--not only structure scientific inquiry (including ...
Sherpa Perceptions of Climate Change and Institutional Responses in the Everest Region of Nepal
In light of recent scientific reports and local observations in the Everest region in Nepal revealing the vulnerabilities of Sherpa people to the effects of climate change, this dissertation shows how Sherpa perceptions ...