Jeanne X. Kasperson Research Library

Books in the Jeanne X. Kasperson Research Library

The Catalog

The Kasperson Library has over 35,000 books and other documents in its collection. A large percentage of this material is searchable through the Clark University online catalog. The library also maintains an internal database of reports and other documents so please let us know what you are looking for so we can find all the material available at the library on your topic.

A Sampling of Recent Additions to the Kasperson Collection

Carbon Conflicts and Forest Landscapes in Africa
Contested Powers: The Politics of Energy and Development in Latin America
Unearthing Conflict: Corporate Mining, Activism, and Expertise in Peru
Humanitarian Aftershocks in Haiti
Sharing Cities: A Case for Truly Smart and Sustainable Cities
Street Smart: The Rise of Cities and the Fall of Cars
Border Politics: Social Movements, Collective Identities, and Globalization
Border Walls Gone Green: Nature and Anti-immigrant Politics in America
Refugee Resettlement in the United States: Language, Policy, Pedagogy
Improvised Adolescence: Somali Bantu Teenage Refugees in America
Climate Change and the Coast: Building Resilient Communities
Climate Cultures: Anthropological Perspectives on Climate Change
The Troubled Rhetoric and Communication of Climate Change: The Argumentative Situation
Adapting to Climate Uncertainty in African Agriculture: Narratives and Knowledge Politics
Resilient Agriculture: Cultivating Food Systems in a Changing Climate
Human Rights and the Food Sovereignty Movement: Reclaiming Control
Between Samaritans and States: The Political Ethics of Humanitarian NGOs
Cultures and Disasters: Understanding Cultural Framings in Disaster Risk Reduction
Risk Governance: The Articulation of Hazard, Politics and Ecology
DealingWith Complexity in Development Evaluation: A Practical Approach
Interrogating Harmful Cultural Practices: Gender, Culture and Coercion
Decolonizing Solidarity: Dilemmas and Directions for Supporters of Indigenous Struggles
Wastelanding: Legacies of Uranium Mining in Navajo Country
Fracking the Neighborhood: Reluctant Activists and Natural Gas Drilling
Power Density: A Key to Understanding Energy Sources and Uses