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The Resource Controversies in environmental sociology, edited by Rob White, (electronic resource)

Controversies in environmental sociology, edited by Rob White, (electronic resource)

Label
Controversies in environmental sociology
Title
Controversies in environmental sociology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Rob White
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This comprehensive textbook deals with the key issues and controversies in environmental sociology today. Each chapter deals with discrete issues in a manner that captures the main debates, the central figures, and the social nature of environmental-related trends. The text reflects international developments in the area, as well as drawing upon specific case examples and materials. It includes contributions from leading experts in the field, and is compiled by one of Australia's best-known sociologists, Professor Rob White. Written in an accessible language, with further reading lists for students at the end of each chapter, Controversies in Environmental Sociology provides a timely introduction to the subject.--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
UkCbUP
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
White, R. D.
Series statement
Cambridge Social Sciences eBooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental sociology
  • Social ecology
Label
Controversies in environmental sociology, edited by Rob White, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9780511804434
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Old traditions and new ages: religions and environments / Douglas Ezzy -- 2. Social nature: the environmental challenge to mainstream social theory / Stewart Lockie -- 3. Gender, eco-feminism and the environment / Val Plumwood -- 4. Animals, 'nature' and human interests / Lyle Munro -- 5. Governing environmental harms in a risk society / Vaughan Higgins and Kristin Natalier -- 6. When the population clock stops ticking / Natalie Jackson -- 7. Inequality, social differences and environmental resources / Roberta Julian -- 8. Sustainable technology: beyond fix and fixation / Aidan Davison -- 9. Think global, act local: scalar challenges to sustainable development of marine environments / Elaine Stratford -- 10. Citizenship and sustainability: rights and responsibilities in the global age / Julie Davidson -- 11. The Environment Movement: where to from here? / Bruce Tranter -- 12. Moulding and manipulating the news / Sharon Beder -- 13. Agricultural production and the ecological question / Geoffrey Lawrence, Lynda Cheshire and Carol Ackroyd Richards -- 14. Pathological environments / Peter Curson and Lindie Clark -- 15. Assessing the social consequences of planned interventions / Frank Vanclay -- 16. Criminology, social regulation and environmental harm / Rob White
Control code
CR9780511804434
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 300 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780521601023
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s).
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560239722
Label
Controversies in environmental sociology, edited by Rob White, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9780511804434
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Old traditions and new ages: religions and environments / Douglas Ezzy -- 2. Social nature: the environmental challenge to mainstream social theory / Stewart Lockie -- 3. Gender, eco-feminism and the environment / Val Plumwood -- 4. Animals, 'nature' and human interests / Lyle Munro -- 5. Governing environmental harms in a risk society / Vaughan Higgins and Kristin Natalier -- 6. When the population clock stops ticking / Natalie Jackson -- 7. Inequality, social differences and environmental resources / Roberta Julian -- 8. Sustainable technology: beyond fix and fixation / Aidan Davison -- 9. Think global, act local: scalar challenges to sustainable development of marine environments / Elaine Stratford -- 10. Citizenship and sustainability: rights and responsibilities in the global age / Julie Davidson -- 11. The Environment Movement: where to from here? / Bruce Tranter -- 12. Moulding and manipulating the news / Sharon Beder -- 13. Agricultural production and the ecological question / Geoffrey Lawrence, Lynda Cheshire and Carol Ackroyd Richards -- 14. Pathological environments / Peter Curson and Lindie Clark -- 15. Assessing the social consequences of planned interventions / Frank Vanclay -- 16. Criminology, social regulation and environmental harm / Rob White
Control code
CR9780511804434
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 300 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780521601023
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s).
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560239722

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