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THE VIEW FROM GRASSROOTS TO GRIDS: THE AAA GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE TASK FORCE PRESENTS INSIGHTS ON CLIMATE CHANGE FROM BELOW
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Reviewed By: AAA Executive Program Committee
Friday, November 16, 2012: 1:45 PM-5:30 PM

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This session would be of particular interest to:
Practicing and Applied Anthropologists, Students
Organizers:  Heather Lazrus (National Center for Atmospheric Research) and Werner Krauss (Helmholtz Center Geesthacht)
Chairs:  Sarah Strauss (University of Wyoming)
Discussants:  Sarah Strauss (University of Wyoming) and Richard R Wilk (Indiana University)
1:45 PM
The View of Climate Change From Below: Introduction to Grassroots and Grids
Shirley J Fiske (University of Maryland College Park)
2:00 PM
Local Perspectives On Climate Change In the Ancient Maya World
Lisa J Lucero (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), Gyles J Iannone (Trent University) and Joel D Gunn (University of North Carolina Greensboro)
3:00 PM
Discussant
Richard R Wilk (Indiana University)
3:15 PM
Discussion
3:30 PM
Break
3:45 PM
4:30 PM
"Man Is the Nastiest Animal." Adaptation and Violence In the Amazon’s Deforestation Frontier
David Rojas (Cornell University and Universidade de Brasilia)
5:00 PM
Discussant
Sarah Strauss (University of Wyoming)
5:15 PM
Discussion