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December 3, 2016
Canadian Excellence


The following is a list of Sustainability Researches at Laurier Brantford.



 Research Topic(s)

 Andrew Robinson
 Contemporary Studies
 The moral and practical capacity of liberal-democratic states to accommodate deep cultural diversity.
 Brenda Murphy
 Geography and Contemporary Studies
  •  social capital and environmental justice
  • risk (climate change, disasters, hazardous facility siting)
 Edward Shizha
 Contemporary Studies
 Exploring ways in which integration of indigenous knowledge and learning can enhance knowledge utilization in socio-economic development.
 Ella Haley
 Sociology and Contemporary Studies
  •  Food sovereignty in Brant County
  • Exemplary countryside line in Waterloo
  • Community based research on disappearing farmland
 Lamine Diallo
 Leadership and Contemporary Studies
Community development using participatory action research to understand the impact of social policies on organization community groups, particularly the issue of diversity and social inclusion.
 Rick Gamble
 Journalism and Contemporary Studies
 Food related issues, particularly food policy and fair trade
 Robert Feagan
 Geography and Contemporary Studies
  •  Alternative and localized food systems
  • sustainable community development
  • cultural/environmental philosophy and management
  • globilization
 Stephen Haller
 Philosophy and Contemporary Studies
  •  environment and ethics
  • global warming
  • science and ethics
  • risks and uncertainty