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Faculty: James Skillen

James Skillen


Skillen, James R. Ecosystem Management: Its Rise, Fall, and Afterlife. Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2015.

———. Review of Introducing Evangelical Ecotheology: Foundations in Scripture, Theology, History, and Practice, by Daniel Brunner, Jennifer Butler, and A.J. Swoboda. Christian Scholar’s Review 45, no. 2 (Winter 2015).

———. Review of Public Nature: Scenery, History, and Park Design, edited by Ethan Carr, Shaun Eyring, and Richard Guy Wilson. Environmental History 20, no. 4 (October 2015): 847-848.

———. Review of Making Rocky Mountain National Park: The Environmental History of an American Treasure, by Jerry J. Frank. The American Historical Review 119, no. 5 (December, 2014): 1717.

———. Review of Managing the Mountains: Land Use Planning, the New Deal, and the Creation of a Federal Landscape in Appalachia, by Sara M. Gregg. Journal of American History 98, no.2 (September, 2011): 564-565.

———. Review of Climate Justice: Ethics, Energy, and Public Policy, by James B. Martin-Schramm, Perspectives on Science and Christian Faith 63, no.3 (Sept.2011): 204.

———. Review of Uncertain Path: A Search for the Future of National Parks by William C. Tweed: H-Environment, H-Net Reviews, 2011.

———. Review of The Seven Pillars of Creation: The Bible, Science, and the Ecology of Wonder, by William P. Brown. Christian Scholar’s Review 40, no.3 (2011): 326-3 27.

———. “Reimagining a Sense of Place.” The Cresset 74, no.3 (2011): 6-12.

———. "Congress and the Next Public Land Commission." Forest History Today 15, no. 1 & 2 (2010): 37-39.

———. The Nation's Largest Landlord: The Bureau of Land Management in the American West. Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2009.

———."Closing the Public Lands Frontier: The Bureau of Land Management, 1961- 1969." Journal of Policy History 20, no. 3 (2008): 419-45.


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