Kevin Jones, PhD, MA, BSocSc

Associate Professor, Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sci - Deans Office

Winter Term 2024 (1860)

MACE 597 - Topics in Community Engagement


An elective course on selected topics in community engagement.

LECTURE B3 (19784)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
T 13:00 - 15:50 (TBD)

R SOC 551 - Engagement and Public Policy

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Public engagement has become increasingly prevalent within contemporary democratic systems of government. This course explores the rationales behind the growth of engagement, and critically examines evolving practice and institutional uptake. An important theme of the course involves and examination of the degree to which citizen engagement contributes to policy and governance adaptation, particularly in response to calls for governance innovations in the face of complex and persistent policy challenges (for instance as related to sustainability or social justice).

LECTURE B1 (18369)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
T 13:00 - 15:50 (TBD)

R SOC 555 - Advances in Environmental Sociology

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-0)

In-depth examination of a select set of current theoretical and empirical areas in the sub-discipline of environmental sociology. Examines the relationships among various environmental and social problems and how such problems and undesirable conditions can be and are being addressed. Prerequisite: R SOC 450.

LECTURE B1 (10198)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
W 13:00 - 15:50 (GSB 7-11)