Information Religion Intersecting Disciplines Resources for Educators Publications Events
   
About the Forum
Site Map
Search
  Search Results  
 
Document Type(s):Journal Article
Article/Chapter Title:New Directions in Environmental Sociology
Journal Title:Annual Review of Sociology
Author(s):Buttel, Frederick H
Religion(s):Hinduism
Date of Publication:1987
Volume:13
Pages:465-88
Annotation:In this informative overview, Buttel argues that sub-discipline of environmental sociology has strayed from its initial goal of fundamentally reorienting the field of sociology, which is characterized by specialization, fragmentation, and dualism. Claiming that environmental sociology has become routinized and conformist since its emergence in the 1970s, he suggests that it might benefit from engaging with other sub-disciplines, particularly the sociology of development.
   
 
This site is hosted courtesy of the
Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
Copyright © 2002 Forum on Religion and Ecology.
All rights reserved.
Last Updated: 06/24/08
   
  Home Contact Discussions Search