Decolonising the human geography curriculum: two units for the MSc in Society and Space in 2017-18

The significant energies towards decolonising the curriculum in higher education are making themselves felt in ever more persistent and exciting ways at the University of Bristol. In the first instance, several reading and discussion groups focused on the coloniality of our university curriculum  have sprung up amongst student and academic groups. One, run by UniversityContinue reading “Decolonising the human geography curriculum: two units for the MSc in Society and Space in 2017-18”

What can One Health do to/for Geography? Emboldening the More-than-Human Perspective in Health Geography

By Alistair Anderson In the context of infectious disease, human and animal health have long been understood as intimately related, from Hippocrates’ recognition of environmental effects upon human health, through to the work of 19th century pathologist Rudolf Virchow, who created the field of comparative pathology,  championed the idea of ‘One Medicine’, and coined theContinue reading “What can One Health do to/for Geography? Emboldening the More-than-Human Perspective in Health Geography”