Sociological Literature on Environmental Concern

TRC Graduate Scholar Elysia Nelson,Department of Community Development and Applied Economics, and TRC Faculty Advisor Thomas Macias, Department of Sociology recently published: “A Social Capital Basis for Environmental Concern: Evidence from Northern New England” in Rural Sociology.   The study, funded by the US DOT through the University of Vermont … Continue reading

How well do you know your commute?

How do transportation practices of driving, bicycling and walking differ in the way they shape an individual’s understanding of their local environments and mobility? That was the guiding research question for Denver Nixon, doctoral candidate at the University of Western Ontario, Department of Geography and Visiting Scholar at UBC School … Continue reading