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Professor Peter A Coates

M.A.(St.And.), Ph.D.(Cantab.)

  • BS8 1TB

1991 …2020

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Research Output

2020

Reclaiming wetland values: Marsh, mud and wonder: Exhibition Guide

Coates, P. A. & Hawkes, F., Jan 2020, 32 p. Valuing Nature Network.

Research output: Other contribution

The muskrat's new frontier: The rise and fall of an American animal empire in Britain

Coates, P., Apr 2020, In : Environmental History. 25, 2, p. 207–236 30 p., emz084.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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2019

An 'old drunken and malicious father': The people of the Po's volatile relationship with their river

Coates, P., 19 Jun 2019, In : Semestrale di Studi e Ricerche di Geografia. p. 45-59 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

'Growing up rural', Review of , 'Nature and the Environment in Amish Life' by David McConnell & Marilyn Loveless (John Hopkins University Press)

Coates, P., 14 Jun 2019, In : TLS: The Times Literary Supplement. 6063, p. 32 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

2018

'Heir of the dog': Review of Greyhound Nation: A Coevolutionary History of England by Edmund Russell

Coates, P., 24 Aug 2018, In : TLS: The Times Literary Supplement. 6021/6022, p. 15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

Salmonscapes and shipyards: : versions of heritage on the River Tyne

Coates, P., 2018, Waterways and the Cultural Landscape. Vallerani, F. & Visentin, F. (eds.). London and New York: Routledge, p. 43-58 16 p. (Cultural Heritage and Tourism).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

2017

Bridging the Gap

Haines, E., Cole, T., Coates, P., Dudley, M., Horvath, C., Mandal, A., Thomas, N. & Moreton, S., 2017, GW4. 32 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

GW4 Bridging the Gap

Haines, E., Cole, T., Coates, P., Dudley, M., Horvath, C., Mandel, A., Thomas, N. & Moreton, S., 2017

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

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Rising high water blues: review of The Flood Year 1927: A Cultural History by Susan Scott Parrish

Coates, P., 12 May 2017, 2 p. London : Times Literary Supplement.

Research output: Other contribution

The Cambridge Dictionary of Modern World History

Coates, P., Cook, C. (ed.) & Stevenson, J. (ed.), 2017, 16 p. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press.

Research output: Other contribution

2016

Beauty and the aesthetics of place, nature and environment

Coates, P., Mar 2016, Local Places, Global Processes: Histories of Environmental Change in Britain and Beyond. Coates, P., Moon, D. & Warde, P. (eds.). Oxford: Oxbow Books, p. 150-66 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Concluding Reflections

Moon, D., Coates, P. & Warde, P., 29 Feb 2016, Local places, global processes: Histories of environmental change in Britain and beyond. Oxford: Oxbow Books, p. 278-298 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

'Inspire, move and illuminate': Investigating 'spirit of place' at the National Trust's Holnicote Estate

Eagle, B., Coates, P., Hester, N. (ed.) & Hawkins, P. (ed.), Oct 2016, 52 p. Brigstow Institute, University of Bristol.

Research output: Other contribution

Introduction: Local places, global processes: In search of the environment

Warde, P., Coates, P. & Moon, D., 29 Feb 2016, Local places, global processes: Histories of environmental change in Britain and beyond. Oxbow Books, p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Local Places, Global Processes: Histories of Environmental Change in Britain and Beyond

Coates, P., Moon, D. (ed.) & Warde, P. (ed.), 2016, Oxford: Oxbow Books. 298 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited book

'Outdoor pursuits: Review of Theodore Roosevelt in the Field by Michael Canfield

Coates, P., 6 May 2016, In : TLS: The Times Literary Supplement. 5901, p. 3-5 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

Parks and Recreation: Review of: A Walk in the Park: The Life and Times of a People's Institution by Travis Elborough

Coates, P., 22 Jul 2016, In : TLS: The Times Literary Supplement. 5912, p. 33-33 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

Review of: Rendering Nature: Animals, Bodies, Places, Politics, edited by Marguerite Shaffer & Phoebe Young

Coates, P., Oct 2016, In : Journal of Contemporary History. p. 3-5 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

Three places

Coates, P., Warde, P. & Moon, D., 2016, Local places, Global processes: Histories of environmental change in Britain and beyond. Oxford: Oxbow Books, p. 17-31 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

2015

Bolting free: review of 'Horse Nations' by Peter Mitchell

Coates, P., 10 Jul 2015, 3 p. London : Times Literary Supplement.

Research output: Other contribution

Creatures Enshrined: Wild Animals as Bearers of Heritage: Past and Present Supplement 10: 'Heritage in the Modern World'

Coates, P. A., 2015, In : Past and Present. p. 271-97 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

6 Citations (Scopus)

Fluviocentric (and more cheerful) currents of river history

Coates, P., 2015, River Ecologies: Contemporary Art and Environmental Humanities on the Danube. Fowkes, M. & Fowkes, R. (eds.). Budapest: Translocal Institute, Central European University, p. 28-36 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Get lost in the footnotes of history: The restorative afterlife of Rocky Flats, Colorado

Coates, P., 2015, Restoring Layered Landscapes: History, Ecology and Culture. New York: Oxford University Press, p. 133-59 27 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Review of 'Oxford Handbook of Environmental History' (ed. Andrew Isenberg)

Coates, P., 11 Jun 2015, In : Reviews in History. 6 p., 1775.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

The last salmon and the last ship: Competing visions of heritage on the river Tyne

Coates, P., 15 May 2015, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Paper

Book Review: Developing the Rivers of East and West Africa: An Environmental History, by Heather Hoag

Coates, P. A., 2014, In : European Review of History. 21, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

Borderland, No-Man's Land, Nature's Wonderland: Contribution to 20th Anniversary Edition

Coates, P. A., Nov 2014, In : Environment and History. p. 499-516 18 p., 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Cultural Ecosystem Services: A Keywords Manual: National Ecosystem Assessment Follow-On: Work Package 5 Report

Coates, P. A. & Dudley, M. R., 26 Jun 2014, 42 p. Cambridge : World Conservation Monitoring Centre/UNEP .

Research output: Other contribution

From Hazard to Habitat (or Hazardous Habitat): The Lively and Lethal Afterlife of Rocky Flats, Colorado

Coates, P. A., Jun 2014, In : Progress in Physical Geography. 38, 3, p. 286-300 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

3 Citations (Scopus)

In-discipline, ill-discipline, hybrid vigor and porosity

Coates, P. A., 2014, Minding the Gap: Working across Disciplines in Environmental Studies: Rachel Carson Center Perspectives. Emmett, R. & Zelko, F. (eds.). Munich: Rachel Carson Center, Ludwig Maximilians-Universitat Munchen/Deutsches Museum, Vol. 2. p. 47-51 5 p. (Rachel Carson Center 'Perspectives').

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Pursuing Environmental History in Public with Government Funding

Coates, P. A., 13 Mar 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Paper

Report on 'Additional Cultural Values Work': National Ecosystem Assessment Follow-On: Work Package 5 Report

Coates, P. A., 26 Jun 2014, 83 p. Cambridge : World Conservation Monitoring Centre/UNEP .

Research output: Other contribution

Yidali yu Pohe de biandong guanxi 意大利与波河的变动关系

Coates, P. A., 2014, In : Social Sciences in Chinese Higher Education Institutions. 3, p. 71-82 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2013

A Story of Six Rivers: History, Culture and Ecology

Coates, PA., 1 Mar 2013, London: Reaktion Books. 352 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAuthored book

Red and Grey: Toward a Natural History of British Anti-Americanism

Coates, P. A., 2013, London : The British Library.

Research output: Other contribution

Book Review: The Great Divide: History and human nature in the old world and the new

Coates, P. A., 8 Jun 2012, In : TLS: The Times Literary Supplement. 5697, p. 8-8 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

Know your Bristol: Bristol's history, people's stories

Bickers, R. A., Carstairs, J. A., Coates, P. A., Cole, T. J., Horton, M., Insole, P., Mackenzie, R., McLellan, J., Miller, K. F., Piccini, A. A., Smith, S., Taylor, C. & Thorne, D., 10 Dec 2012, Bristol: Centre for Public Engagement, University of Bristol. 18 p.

Research output: Book/ReportOther report

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2011

Beavers, Bison and Brandy

Coates, PA., Apr 2011, 2 p.

Research output: Other contribution

Defending Nation, Defending Nature? Militarized Landscapes and Military Environmentalism in Britain, France and the United States

Coates, PA., Cole, TJ., Dudley, M. & Pearson, CJ., Jul 2011, In : Environmental History. 16, 3, p. 456 - 491 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

33 Citations (Scopus)

Going Swimmingly: Rivers of Rebirth and Recreation

Coates, PA., 2011, The Environmental Histories of Europe and Japan: The Oxford-Nagoya Environment Seminar, 7-10 September 2010. Mizoguchi, T. (ed.). Nagoya University, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Japan, p. 29 - 42 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Over Here: American Animals in Britain

Coates, PA., 2011, Invasive and Introduced Plants and Animals: Human Perceptions, Attitudes and Approaches to Management. Rotherham, I. & Lambert, R. (eds.). Earthscan, p. 39 - 54 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

8 Citations (Scopus)

Rising to the Challenge: Linking Humanities Research and Environmental Policy

Coates, PA., May 2011, In : Rachel Carson Center Perspectives. 3, p. 35 - 37 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Xenophobia

Coates, PA., 2011, Encyclopedia of Invasive Introduced Species. Simberloff, D. & Rejmanek, M. (eds.). University of California Press, p. 705 - 708 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book