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Reshaping the Study of Sociology...

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Many of society's most pressing problems are no longer just "social." From the maintenance of genetic diversity to the disposal of radioactive wastes, from toxics in the groundwater below us to global warming of the atmosphere above, the challenges of the 21st century are increasingly coming to involve society's relationships with the environment and technologies upon which we all depend. Read More »

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From the maintenance of genetic diversity to the disposal of radioactive wastes, from toxics in the groundwater to climate change in the atmosphere above, some of the most serious challenges of the 21st century involve society's relationships with the environment and technologies upon which we all depend. Read More »

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Since you're already a Section member, you already know about who we are and what we do, but we'd like to call your attention to several new features of the site Read More »

Section News

ETS Election Results

June 16, 2014

The Environment and Technology Section is proud to announce the results of our recent election. Our newly elected officers will assume office following the business meeting of the Section at the ASA Annual Meeting.

Chair-Elect: Ken Gould, Brooklyn College
Treasurer: Stephanie Malin, Colorado State University
Council Member At-Large: Diane Sicotte, Drexel University
Nominations Committee Chair: Jill L. Harrison, University of Colorado
Policy & Research Committee Chair: Rachel Shwom-Evelich, Rutgers University
Publications Committee Chair: Justin Farrell, Yale University
Graduate Student Member: Jennifer Reed, University of Nevada-Las Vegas

Congratulations to our new Section Officers!


Fall 2014 Section Newsletter

November 12, 2014

The Fall 2014 issue of the Environment, Technology and Society Section Newsletter is now available for download (PDF). In this issue: Boston Militant Ethnography Collective on the People's Climate March; Conferences and Calls for Papers; Publications; Member News; and In Memoriam: JoAnn Carmin


Summer 2014 Section Newsletter

July 18, 2014

The Summer 2014 issue of the Environment, Technology and Society Section Newsletter is now available for download (PDF). In this issue: ETS Section Award Winners; Newly Elected ETS Section Officers; Meet Jennifer Reed, ETS’ New Student Rep; ETS at ASA 2014; A Typology to Consider in Teaching and Research: How Pollution Varies by State; Fudan Tyndall Centre’s Second Biennial Conference on Sustainable Production; and Publications


Spring 2014 Section Newsletter

May 3, 2014

The Spring 2014 issue of the Environment, Technology and Society Section Newsletter is now available for download (PDF). In this issue: A Call for Papers for Symbolic Interaction that may be of interest to our members, ETS sessions to be held this year in San Francisco, publications, member news, and more.


Winter 2014 Section Newsletter

January 13, 2014

The Winter 2014 issue of the Environment, Technology and Society Section Newsletter is now available for download (PDF). In this issue: Pioneer Environmental Sociologist Dick Gale: A Remembrance, The Metabolic Rift: A Selected Bibliography, publications, member news, and more.


Climate Change Teach-In

A listing of climate change resources is provided here for sociology instructors. Suggestions for additional resources are gladly accepted. Please send them to Kari Norgaard at norgaakm@whitman.edu.


Environmental Sociology Climate Change Literature

Section members have compiled an extensive bibliography of environmental sociology climate change publications, made available as a PDF.