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  • Risk Conundrums

    Solving Unsolvable Problems

    Edited by Roger E Kasperson

    A risk conundrum can be viewed as a risk that poses major issues in assessment, and whose management is not easily engaged. Such perplexing problems can either paralyze or badly delay risk analysis and directions for progression. Rather than simply focusing on the progress in risk analysis that has…

    Paperback – 2017-06-13
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Integrating Science and Policy

    Vulnerability and Resilience in Global Environmental Change

    By Roger E. Kasperson, Mimi Berberian

    As progress towards a greater knowledge in sustainability science continues, the question of how better to integrate scientific progress with actual decisions made by practitioners remains paramount. This book aims to help close the gap between science and practice. Based on a two year…

    Paperback – 2011-02-14
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Science in Society Series

  • Social Contours of Risk

    Two volume Set

    By Roger E. Kasperson, Jeanne Kasperson

    We live in a 'risk society' where the identification, distribution and management of risks, from new technology, environmental factors or other sources are crucial to our individual and social existence. In The Social Contours of Risk, Volumes 1 and 2, two of the world's leading and most…

    Hardback – 2005-04-01
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Social Contours of Risk

    Volume II: Risk Analysis, Corporations and the Globalization of Risk

    By Roger E Kasperson

    We live in a 'risk society' where the identification, distribution and management of risks, from new technology, environmental factors or other sources are crucial to our individual and social existence. In The Social Contours of Risk, Volumes I and II, two of the world's leading and most…

    Paperback – 2005-04-01
    Routledge

  • Social Contours of Risk

    Volume I: Publics, Risk Communication and the Social

    By Roger E. Kasperson, Jeanne Kasperson

    We live in a 'risk society' where the identification, distribution and management of risks, from new technology, environmental factors or other sources are crucial to our individual and social existence. In The Social Contours of Risk, Volumes I and II, two of the world's leading and most…

    Paperback – 2005-04-01
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Global Environmental Risk

    By Jeanne X. Kasperson, Roger E. Kasperson

    Despite international initiatives such as the Earth Summit in 1992 and ongoing efforts to implement the Kyoto Protocol, human activities continue to register a destructive toll on the planetary environment. At root, research on global environmental risk seeks new pathways for reversing…

    Paperback – 2001-07-01
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

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