Environmental sociology
Environmental sociology is typically defined as the sociological study of societal-environmental interactions, although this definition immediately presents the perhaps insolvable problem of separatin...
Ariel Salleh
Ariel Salleh is an Australian sociologist who writes on social ecology and ecofeminism. In contrast to idealist ecofeminisms coming from philosophy and cultural studies, Salleh's analysis is close to ...
Charles Perrow
Charles B. Perrow is an emeritus professor of sociology at Yale University and visiting professor at Stanford University. He is the author of several books and many articles on organizations, and is ...
Organization & Environment
Organization (see spelling differences) is an entity, such as an institution or an association, that has a collective goal and is linked to an external environment. The word is derived from the Greek ...
Juliet Schor
Juliet Schor (born 1955) is Professor of sociology at Boston College. She had studied trends in working time, consumerism, the relationship between work and family, women's issues and Economic inequal...
Ulrich Beck
Ulrich Beck (May 15, 1944 – January 1, 2015) was a German sociologist. His work focused on questions of uncontrollability, ignorance and uncertainty in the modern age, and he coined the terms "risk so...
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David Naguib Pellow
David Naguib Pellow (born 1969) has written widely on themes, and edited books, related to the environment. He co-edited, in 2006, the book Challenging the Chip. He is currently Professor, Don Martin...
Kai T. Erikson
Kai Theodor Erikson (born December 2, 1931) is an American sociologist, noted as an authority on the social consequences of catastrophic events. He served as the 76th president of the American Sociolo...
Enrique Leff
Enrique Leff (born Mexico, 1946) is a Mexican economist, who defines himself today as an environmental sociologist and environmentalist. He has written 25 books and 180 articles on political ecology, ...
Sociology of architecture
Sociology of architecture is the sociological study of the built environment and the role and occupation of architects in modern societies.Architecture is basically constituted of the aesthetic, the ...
Maria Elena Foronda Farro
Maria Elena Foronda Farro is a Peruvian sociologist and environmentalist. She was awarded the Goldman Environmental Prize in 2003, for her campaigns of improving waste treatment from the country's fis...
Harvey Molotch
Harvey Luskin Molotch (born January 3, 1940) is an American sociologist known for studies that have reconceptualized power relations in interaction, the mass media, and the city. He helped create the...
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John Urry (sociologist)
John Urry (/ˈʊəri/; born 1946) FAcSS is a British sociologist, Professor at Lancaster University. He is noted for work in the fields of the sociology of tourism and mobility. He has written books on m...
Human ecosystem
Human ecosystems are complex cybernetic systems that are increasingly being used by ecological anthropologists and other scholars to examine the ecological aspects of human communities in a way that i...
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Robert D. Bullard
Robert Doyle Bullard (born December 21, 1946 in Elba, Alabama) is Dean of the Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs at Texas Southern University. Previously Ware Professor of Sociology...
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René Dumont
René Dumont (March 13, 1904 – June 18, 2001) was a French engineer in agronomy, a sociologist, and an environmental politician.
He was born in Cambrai, Nord, in the north of France. His father was...
John Bellamy Foster
John Bellamy Foster (born August 15, 1953) is a professor of sociology at the University of Oregon and also editor of Monthly Review. His writes about political economy of capitalism and economic cris...
Arthur B. Shostak
Arthur B. Shostak (born May 11, 1937), is an American sociologist and futurist, and former professor of sociology at Drexel University. His research areas include futuristics, the history and future o...
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Gail Omvedt
Gail Omvedt is an American-born Indian scholar, sociologist and human rights activist. She is a prolific writer and has published numerous books on anti-caste movement, Dalit politics, and women's str...
Gert Spaargaren
Gert Spaargaren PhD (born February, 1954) is a Dutch professor at the Wageningen University, author, and editor. Spaargaren is from Aalsmeer, Netherlands, and is currently teaching Environmental Polic...
Michael D. Mehta
Dr. Michael D. Mehta (born in 1965 in Halifax, Canada) is an environmental social scientist who specializes in science, technology and society with a focus on environmental and health risk issues. His...
William R. Catton, Jr.
William Robert Catton, Jr. (January 15, 1926 – January 5, 2015) was an American sociologist best known for his scholarly work in environmental sociology and human ecology. His intellectual approach i...
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