Selected Publications*

Kirsch, S.  2021.  “Technology as a keyword” in M. Domosh, M. Heffernan, C.W.J. Withers (eds.), The SAGE Handbook of Historical Geography, pp. 680-697. (via academia.edu)

Kirsch, S. 2020. Cratered landscapes. New Geographies 11 Extraterrestrial, eds. J.S. Nesbitt and G. Trangos, 11: 104-108

Kirsch, S.  2020. “Historical-geographical materialism” in A. Kobayashi (ed.) International Encyclopedia of Human Geography, 2nd edn. Vol. 7, pp. 31-36.  Oxford: Elsevier.  DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-08-102295-5.10470-6 (via academia.edu)

Kirsch, S.  2017.  Aesthetic regime change: The Burnham Plans and US landscape imperialism in the Philippines. Philippine Studies: Historical and Ethnographic Viewpoints 65(3): 315-356.

Crampton, J, Ginn, F., Kirsch, S., Kobayashi, A., Naylor, S., and J. Seemann. 2017. Teaching the history of geography: Current challenges and future directions. Progress in Human Geography 41(2): 245-262

Kirsch, S.  2016.  Insular territories: US colonial science, geopolitics, and the (re)mapping of the Philippines.  The Geographical Journal 182(1): 2-14.  (via academia.edu)

Kirsch, S., and Flint, C.  2015.  “Geographies of Reconstruction: Rethinking Post-War Spaces” in M. Turner and F.P. Kühn (eds), The Politics of International Intervention: The Tyranny of Peace, pp. 39-58. London: Routledge.  (via academia.edu)

Kirsch, S.  2015.  West Philippine Sea? ASEAN Sea? What’s in a Name.  Geography Directions (online publication), posted October 22, 2015: http://blog.geographydirections.com/2015/10/22/west-philippine-sea-asean-sea-whats-in-a-name/

Kirsch, S. 2015. Cultural geography III: Objects of culture and humanity, or, re-‘thinging’ the Anthropocene landscape.  Progress in Human Geography 39: 818-826.

Kirsch S.  2014.  Cultural geography II: Cultures of nature (and technology).  Progress in Human Geography 38: 691-702.

Kirsch S.  2014.  “War and Peace” in P Cloke, P Crang, M Goodwin (eds), Introducing Human Geographies, revised 3rd edn, 542-555.  London and New York: Routledge.  (via academia.edu)

Kirsch S.  2013. Cultural geography I: Materialist turns.  Progress in Human Geography 37: 433-441.

Kirsch S.  2012.  State, Space, World: Selected Essays by Henri Lefebvre.  Antipode 44: 1042-1049.image_preview

Kirsch, S. and Flint, C. (eds).  2011.  Reconstructing Conflict: Integrating War and Post-War Geographies.  Ashgate, Critical Geopolitics Series (& Routledge 2016 Reconstructing Conflict )

  • Kirsch, S. and Flint, C.  2011.  “Introduction: Reconstruction and the Worlds that War Makes”  pp. 3-28.
  • Kirsch, S.  2011.  “Object Lessons: War and American Democracy in the Philippines” pp. 203-225. (via academia.edu)
  • Flint, C. and Kirsch, S.  2011.  “Conclusion” pp. 315-320.

Kirsch, S.  2011.  “Laboratory/Observatory” in J. Agnew and D. Livingstone (eds), The Sage Handbook of Geographical Knowledge, pp. 76-87.  Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Fox, K.S., Hennessy, E., Kirsch, S., Marshall, L., Safransky, S., Thoyre, A., Tiitsman, J.  2010.  Book review essay: A catalog of things.  On Making Things Public: Atmospheres of Democracy by Latour and Weibel (eds).  Social & Cultural Geography 11: 191-199.

Kirsch, S.  2010.  The Allison Commission and the national map: Towards a republic of knowledge in late nineteenth-century America.  Journal of Historical Geography 36: 29-42. (via academia.edu)

Kirsch, S.  2009.  “Historical-geographical materialism” in N. Thrift and R. Kitchen (eds), International Encyclopedia of Human Geography, Vol. 5 pp. 163-168.  London: Elsevier.  (via academia.edu)

Kirsch, S.  2007.  Ecologists and the experimental landscape: The nature of science at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Savannah River Site. Cultural Geographies 14(4): 485-510.  (via academia.edu)kirsch cover design

Kirsch, S.  2005. Proving Grounds: Project Plowshare and the Unrealized Dream of Nuclear Earthmoving.  New Brunswick, NJ, and London: Rutgers University Press.

Kirsch, S. 2004. Harold Knapp and the geography of normal controversy: Radioiodine in the historical environment.  Osiris, Vol. 19: Landscapes of Exposure: Knowledge and Illness in Modern Environments, G. Mitman, M. Murphy, and C. Sellers (eds), 167-181.

Kirsch, S., and Mitchell, D. 2004.  The nature of things: Dead labor, nonhuman actors, and the persistence of Marxism.  Antipode 36(4): 687-705.

Havlick, D. and Kirsch, S. 2004. A production utopia?  RTP and the North Carolina Research Triangle.  The Southeastern Geographer 44(2):123-137.

 

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