Risk, Environment, and Society: Ongoing Debates, Current Issues and Future Prospects

Risk, Environment, and Society: Ongoing Debates, Current Issues and Future Prospects

by Piet Strydom

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Overview

In this study Strydom (sociology, National U. of Ireland, Cork) analyzes public discourse about nuclear, global environmental, and biotechnological dangers from the 1950s to the present. His approach is based on a cognitivist communication and discourse theory of society that focuses on the manner in which a common world is shaped through joint action and interaction. Distributed in the U.S. by Taylor & Francis. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780335207848
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date: 09/28/2002
Series: Issues in Society Series
Pages: 176
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.91(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

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