William Leiss was Senior Scholar in Residence at Cornell University’s Society for the Humanities in the Fall Semester of 2012.
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Category Archives: Books
Author: William Leiss Publisher: McGill-Queen’s University Press (1994-05-01) Buy this book from Amazon or Chapters. Scientists, social thinkers, public officials, and the public have been aroused by the recognition that failure to understand the destructive impact of industrial society and … Continue reading
Author: William Leiss, Christina Chociolko Publisher: McGill-Queen’s University Press (1994-07-01) Buy this book from Amazon or Chapters. Bitter disagreements arise over how to manage health and environmental risks. Trying to determine what is in the public interest is at the … Continue reading
Author: William Leiss Original Publisher: St. Martin’s Press (1989-06-01) Buy this book from Amazon or Chapters. Reprint edition, with new Preface: Montréal: McGill-Queen’s University Press. Order from http://mqup.mcgill.ca/book.php?bookid=2332 Canada’s pre-emininent political theorist, C.B. Macpherson won an international reputation for his … Continue reading
Author: William Leiss Publisher: McGill-Queen’s University Press (1988-09-01). http://mqup.mcgill.ca/book.php?bookid=847 You can also bBuy this book from Amazon or Chapters. Leiss draws on economics, psychology, sociology, and anthropology to show the vagueness of our thought on the relation between nature and … Continue reading
Author: William Leiss Publisher: University of Toronto Press (1979-06-01) Buy this book from Amazon or Chapters. A collection of original essays.
Author: Liora Salter, mind with the assistance of Edwin Levy and William Leiss Publisher: Kluwer Academic Publishers (1988-07-01) Buy this book from Amazon Amazon.ca
Author: William Leiss (editor) Publisher: University of Waterloo Press (1989-01-01) Available from the Institute for Risk Research, troche U Waterloo. The articles in this book cover a wide range of current issues in risk communication. These include: a comprehensive review … Continue reading