Undergraduate Module Descriptor

POC3095: Environmental Knowledge Controversies

This module descriptor refers to the 2020/1 academic year.

Please note that this module is only delivered on the Penryn Campus.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Collins, F. and R. Evans (2007) Rethinking Expertise, University of Chicago Press.

David, M. (2005) Science in Society, Palgrave Macmillan.

Fischer, F. (2000) Citizens, Experts and the Enironment: The Politics of Local Knowledge, Duke University Press.

Hannigan, J. (1995) Environmental Sociology: A Social Constructionist Perspective, Routledge.

Jasonoff, S. Ad Kim, S (eds) (2015) Dreamscapes of Modernity: Sociotechnical Imaginaries and the Fabrication of Power, University of Chicago.

Lash, S., B. Szerszynski and B. Wynne (eds) Risk, Environment and Modernity: Towards a New Ecology, London: Sage.

Pettenger, M. (ed) (2013) The Social Construction of Climate Change, Routledge.

Schacker, M. (2008) A Spring Without Bees: How Colony Collapse Disorder Has Endangered Our Food Supply, The Lyons Press.