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Congratulations to Justin Page, recipient of the 2011/2012 International Institute for Qualitative Methodology (IIQM) Dissertation Award. Read more on the award and his use of ATLAS.ti for qualitative data analysis in his thesis (Power, science and nature in the Great … Continue reading
The sociology of ignorance website now features an ignorance concepts page http://sociologyofignorance.com/ignorance_concepts.html. Overall, the website features work at the intersection of the sociology of ignorance and of environmental sociology. The resources page includes research by … Continue reading
New Book – Food Sovereignty in Canada: Creating Just and Sustainable Food Systems 2011. Edited by Annette Aurélie Desmarais, Nettie Wiebe, Hannah Wittman Contemporary Canadian agricultural and food policies are contributing to the current global food crisis: the industrialized, high-input, … Continue reading
The Sociology of Risk and Uncertainty (SoRU) website, featuring conferences, news and resources is available at http://www.riskanduncertainty.net/.
Davidson and Gismondi co-author new book “Challenging Legitimacy at the Precipice of Energy Calamity”
September 2011 – Dr. Debra Davidson (University of Alberta) and Dr. Michael Gismondi (Athabasca University) co-authored a new book: “Challenging Legitimacy at the Precipice of Energy Calamity“. From the publisher – Two intersecting moments of the Twenty-first Century define our … Continue reading