New Publication

Handbuch Umweltsoziologie (Handbook Environmental Sociology) [Language: German]

Editors Marco Sonnberger, Alena Bleicher, Matthias Groß

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The Handbook of Environmental Sociology provides a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of the broad and dynamic field of sociological research on the nature-society relationship. It introduces current theoretical and methodological approaches in the national and international context as well as forward-looking fields of research and practice. The handbook also highlights the challenges and opportunities of environmental sociological research in cooperation with other disciplines.

Springer VS Wiesbaden als Living Reference Work

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Research Areas

  • Dealing with nonknowledge in environmental management and technology development.
  • Framing and role of publics in technology development.
  • Governing technology development in the context of exploitation of primary and secondary repositories (economically strategic mineral resources).
  • Geothermal energy – technological development and experimental practices within a new field of energy use

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