Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Sustainability thinker: Maurie J. Cohen of NJIT

"The Future of Automobile Society: A Socio-technical Transitions Perspective"

This is a video of a 40-minute talk given at Arizona State U School of Sustainability,
with an equal length of follow-up Q and A.  An abstract can be found here.

Related links: what does the Japanese word kuruma banare mean ? An informative
item from the SSPP Blog "Bicycling Approaches Critical Mass in Montgomery County, MD".

Maurie Cohen is an Associate Professor at the New Jersey Institute of Technology 
where he is Director of the Program in Environmental Policy Studies and the
Program in Science, Technology and Society, and also is an Associate Fellow at
Tellus Institute. Dr. Cohen is the co-founder and co-convener of the Sustainable
Consumption Research and Action Initiative (SCORAI), and serves as the editor
of Sustainability: Science, Practice, and Policy (SSPP), an open-access e-journal. 
He is a Board Member of the Princeton School Gardens Cooperative

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