Author: Sherry Ya-Yun Kao

CALL FOR PROPOSALS-Conference in Environmental Philosophy

Sherry Ya-Yun Kao , February 23rd, 2019


INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR ENVIRONMENTAL PHILOSOPHY Twenty-Third Annual Meeting November 2-4, 2019 Duquesne University, The Pittsburgh Marriott, Pittsburgh, PA DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: March …


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Call for Application: Summer School 2019: Transformative Human-Environment Research & Participatory Methods: From Co-production to Co-producing

Sherry Ya-Yun Kao , February 23rd, 2019


Time: 16 – 21 September 2019 Place: IRI THESys offices, 4 Floor, Friedrichstraße 191, 10117 Berlin Application Deadline: 15 April 2019 Rationale: Human-environment research is the inte…


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Book Review– Debating Climate Ethics

Sherry Ya-Yun Kao , February 13th, 2019


Debating Climate Ethics, by Stephen Gardiner and David Weisbach. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. 272 pages. Does ethics contribute to climate policy? This is the core question that…


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CFP: PLANNORD2019 Track 2: Enhancing Livability in Urban Areas

Sherry Ya-Yun Kao , December 4th, 2018


Track 2: Enhancing Livability in Urban Areas Session organizers: Ass. Prof. Harpa Stefansdottir (NMBU) & Dr. Sanna Lehtinen (Univ. of Helsinki) Keywords: Livability, urban experience, everyday lif…


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Registration open-The International Association for Environmental Philosophy

Sherry Ya-Yun Kao , September 11th, 2018


This year Cary Wolfe, Professor of English at Rice, is the keynote speaker!!! The Twenty-Second Annual Meeting of The International Association for Environmental Philosophy October 20-22, 2018  …


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Congrats to our predoc fellow Katie Ulrich for receiving NSF GRFP fellowship

Sherry Ya-Yun Kao , April 12th, 2018


Katie Ulrich, a predoctoral fellow at the Center for Energy and Environmental Research in the Human Sciences (CENHS) and a PhD student in the Department of Anthropology at…


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Don’t miss out: 3-YEAR POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH POSITION AT UNIVERSITY OF ST ANDREWS Deadline: March 16

Sherry Ya-Yun Kao , March 13th, 2018


NEW 3-YEAR POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH POSITION AT UNIVERSITY OF ST ANDREWS Applications are invited for a 3-year postdoctoral Research Fellow who will explore ethnographically how energy analysts and trade…


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Book Review: Reason in a Dark Time: Why the Struggle Against Climate Change Failed—And What it Means for Our Future, by Dale Jamieson.

Sherry Ya-Yun Kao , November 26th, 2017


Book Review Reason in a Dark Time: Why the Struggle Against Climate Change Failed—And What it Means for Our Future, by Dale Jamieson. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014….


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USC Berggruen Fellowship: The Transformation of the Human

Sherry Ya-Yun Kao , November 5th, 2017


Fellowship Seeks Innovative Thinkers USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences and the Berggruen Institute will sponsor up to five (5) fellowships at the University of Southern…


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Book Review–A Perfect Moral Storm: The Ethical Tragedy of Climate Change

Sherry Ya-Yun Kao , November 3rd, 2017


A Perfect Moral Storm: The Ethical Tragedy of Climate Change, Stephen M. Gardiner (New York: Oxford University Press, 2011), 489 pages. Stephen Gardiner’s book A Perfect Moral Storm:…


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