The stewardship of things: Property and responsibility in the management of manufactured goods

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In this article we argue that understanding of embedded practices of material responsibility at the household scale can both reinvigorate the concept of product stewardship as a potentially radical intervention. I co-authored it with Ruth Lane and it was published in the journal Geoforum in 2012.

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Unpicking Environmental Policy Integration: Tales from waste management

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In this article we set out three critical arguments in relation to debates on Environmental Policy Integration and governance. I authored it with Harriet Bulkeley and Ray Hudson and published in the journal Environment and Planning and C: Government and Policy  in 2008.

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Modes of Governing Municipal Waste

Co-authored with Harriet Bulkeley, and with Ray Hudson and published in the journal Environment and Planning A in 2007. In this paper we develop an analytical approach, the modes of governing approach, which engages with the rationalities, agencies, institutional relations, and technologies of governing that coalesce around particular objectives and entities to be governed.

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Just Waste? Municipal waste management and the politics of environmental justice

Authored with Harriet Bulkeley and published in journal Local Environment. In this paper we explore the environmental justice issues and tensions involved in rapid changes in processes and provisions of municipal waste policy.

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Governing Municipal Waste: towards a new analytical framework

Co-authored with Harriet Bulkeley and Ray Hudson and Paul Weaver and published in the Journal of Environmental Policy and Practice  in 2005. In this paper, we develop a new conceptual framework for analysing municipal waste policy, based on an understanding of the multiple modes of governing through which policy is constructed and contested.

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