Sociology and the Environment by Alan Irwin
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Sociology and the Environment
By Alan Irwin

Sociology and the Environment

A Critical Introduction to Society, Nature and Knowledge

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Sociology and the Environment by Alan Irwin

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In this important new book Alan Irwin maps out the knowledge, teaching and research in the emerging field of environmental sociology. He reviews the key sociological debates in the field and sets out a new framework for analysis and practice.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780745613598
ISBN-10: 0745613594
Format: Hardback
(230mm x 161mm x 22mm)
Pages: 224
Imprint: Polity Press
Publisher: Polity Press
Publish Date: 16-Apr-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Citizen Science by Alan Irwin Citizen Science, Paperback (October 1995)

The relationship between scientific understanding and the different ways in which people "make sense" of environmental concerns is documented in this guide. The existence of more "contextual" forms of knowledge and understanding in relation to environmental policy is examined.

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Author Biography - Alan Irwin

Alan Irwin is Professor of Sociology at Brunel University

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