Elizabeth Emma Ferry

2008
Timely AssetsSAR Press PublicationTimely Assets: The Politics of Resources and Their TemporalitiesOil is running out. What’s more, its final depletion, once relegated to a misty future, now seems imminent. In all the more or less apocalyptic discussions of oil and similar depleted resources, nature, labor, and time converge. This volume focuses on how resources, resource-making, and resource-claiming are entangled with experiences of time.
2005, October 26–28
Short SeminarThe Politics of Resources and their TemporalitiesThe relationship between resources and temporalities was examined during this three-day seminar. Participants explored the process by which substances, knowledge, and people come to be defined and understood as resources in particular historical contexts.


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