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Anders Sandberg

Anders Sandberg

Professor

Credentials

PhD Geography, McGill University
MA Geography, Univeristy of Victoria
BA Geography, Simon Fraser University

Research Keywords

Politics Of Science & Planning; Gentrification Of Conservation; Pedagogies Of Space & Place; Political Economies & Ecologies Of Natural Resources; Climate/Environmental Justice; Sustainability & Social Democracy; Forest, Environmental & Conservation History.

Anders Sandberg

Contact Information

4700 Keele Street
Toronto, ON M3J1P3

416 736 2100

sandberg@yorku.ca

http://sandberg.blog.yorku.ca/

Research Interests

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Research Projects

(Gerda Wekerle, Stephen Bocking and Stephen Hill), Contested Countryside: Landuse and Conflicts in Southern Ontario, SSHRC Insight Grant, 2012-2015.

(Adrina Bardekjian and Jay Pitter), Alternative Campus Tour, York University Academic Innovation Fund, 2012-2013.

Research Output

See my website: http://www.sandberg.blog.yorku.ca/

2017 (Thorpe, J., S. Rutherford, and A. Sandberg) (eds.) Methodological Challenges in Nature-Culture and Environmental History Research. London: Routledge. 322 pp.

Jennifer Foster and L. Anders Sandberg (eds.) Post-Industrial Urban Greenspace: An Environmental Justice Perspective. London: Rutledge, 2016.

2014 (Sandberg, A., A. Bardekjian, and S. Butt) (eds.) Urban Forests, Trees and Greenspace: A Political Ecology Perspective. London: Routledge. 331 pp.

2013 (Sandberg, A., S. Bocking, C. Coates, and K. Cruikshank) (eds.) Urban Explorations: Environmental Histories of the Toronto Region. Hamilton, ON: L.R. Wilson Institute for Canadian History, McMaster University. 356 pp.

2013 (Sandberg, A., G. Wekerle, and L. Gilbert) The Oak Ridges Moraine Battles: Development, Sprawl, and Nature Conservation in the Toronto Region. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. 320 pp.

2010 (Sandberg, A. and T. Sandberg) (eds.) Climate Change -- Who's Carrying the Burden? The Chilly Climates of the Global Environmental Dilemma. Ottawa: Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives. 253 pp.

2000 (Sandberg, A. and P. Clancy) Against the Grain: Foresters and Politics in Nova Scotia. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 335 pp.

2014 (J. Foster and A. Sandberg). “Editorial: Post-industrial urban greenspace: Justice, quality of life and environmental aesthetics in rapidly changing urban environments,” Local Environment: The International Journal of Justice and Sustainability, 19, 10, pp. 1043-1048.

2014. “Environmental Gentrification in a Post-Industrial Landscape: The Case of the Limhamn Quarry, Malmö, Sweden,” Local Environment: The International Journal of Justice and Sustainability, 19, 10, pp. 1068-1085.

2013 (A. Sandberg and L. Wallace). "'Leave the Sand in the Land, Let the Stone Alone', Pits, Quarries, and Climate Change," ACME: An International E-Journal for Critical Geographies, 12, 1, 41-57.

2013, “On Stockades and Bridges: From York University to the Jane and Finch Neighbourhood.” In (Sandberg, A., S. Bocking, C. Coates, and K. Cruikshank) (eds.) Urban Explorations: Environmental Histories of the Toronto Region. Hamilton, ON: L.R. Wilson Institute for Canadian History, pp. 96-118.

2013 (A. Sandberg and L. Wallace). “Conservation and Development: From Rouge Park to the Oak Ridges Moraine.” In (Sandberg, A., S. Bocking, C. Coates, and K. Cruikshank) (eds.) Urban Explorations: Environmental Histories of the Toronto Region. Hamilton, ON: L.R. Wilson Institute for Canadian History, pp. 311-338.

2012 (A. Bardekjian, M. Classens, and A. Sandberg). "Reading the Urban Landscape: The Case of a Campus Tour at York University, Toronto, Canada," Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences, published on line 21 July.  DOI 10.1007/s13412-012-0084-x

Recognition & Awards

  • In 2011, Dean’s Teaching Award, Faculty of Environmental Studies
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