Selected Publications

David A. Sonnenfeld, Ph.D.

Dept. of Environmental Studies

State University of New York
 College of Environmental Science and Forestry
 


Books & Monograph

Translated Editions

Journal Symposia

Journal Articles
  • Montefrio, Marvin Joseph F., and David A. Sonnenfeld. 2013. "Global-Local Tensions in Contract Farming of Biofuel Crops Involving Indigenous Communities in the Philippines," Society and Natural Resources, Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. 239-253 [link]

  • Lin, Zhen, Fan Dai, and David A. Sonnenfeld. 2012. "Resolving Forest Property Rights Disputes in China: The Bailan Case," Systems Research and Behavioral Science, Vol. 29, No. 2, pp. 227-231

  • Sonnenfeld, David A., and Arthur P.J. Mol. 2011. "Social Theory and the Environment in the New World (dis)Order," Global Environmental Change, Vol. 21, No. 3 (August), pp. 771-774 [link]

  • Montefrio, Marvin Joseph F., and David A. Sonnenfeld. 2011. "Forests, Food, or Fuel? Competing Coalitions and Biofuels Policymaking in the Philippines," Journal of Environment and Development, Vol. 20, No. 1 (March), pp. 27-49 [link]

  • Sonnenfeld, David A. 2008. "Globalisation and Environmental Governance: Is Another World Possible?" Global Environmental Change, Vol. 18, No. 3 (August), pp. 341-342 [full text]

  • Lockie, Stewart, and David A. Sonnenfeld. 2008. "Communities, Natural Resources, and Environments: African and Asian Perspectives," Local Environment, Vol. 13, No. 5 (July), pp. 385-391 [full text]

  • Zhang, Lei, Arthur P.J. Mol, and David A. Sonnenfeld. 2007. "The Interpretation of Ecological Modernisation in China," Environmental Politics, Vol. 16, No. 4 (August), pp. 659-668 [link]

  • Foran, Tira, and David A. Sonnenfeld. 2007. "Corporate Social Responsibility in Thailand's Electronics Industry," Chulalongkorn Social Sciences Journal 38(1-2), pp. 193-224. [in Thai]

  • Sonnenfeld, David A. and Arthur P.J. Mol. 2006. "Environmental Reform in Asia: Guest Editors' Note," Journal of Environment and Development, Vol. 15, No. 2 (June), pp. 107-111 [full text]

  • Sonnenfeld, David A. and Arthur P.J. Mol. 2006. "Environmental Reform in Asia: Comparisons, Challenges, Next Steps," Journal of Environment and Development, Vol. 15, No. 2 (June), pp. 112-137 [link] [figures]

  • Sonnenfeld, David A. 2002. "The Politics of Production and Production of Nature in Silicon Valley's Electronics Industry," International Journal of Business and Society, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 1-24

  • Sonnenfeld, David A. and Arthur P.J. Mol. 2002. "Globalization and the Transformation of Environmental Governance," American Behavioral Scientist, Vol. 45, No. 9 (May), pp. 1318-1339 [full text]

  • Sonnenfeld, David A. and Arthur P.J. Mol. 2002. "Globalization, Governance, and the Environment," American Behavioral Scientist, Vol. 45, No. 9 (May), pp. 1456-1461

  • Sonnenfeld, David A. 2002. "Social Movements and Ecological Modernization: the Transformation of Pulp and Paper Manufacturing," Development and Change, Vol. 33, No. 1 (January), pp. 1-27 [link]

  • Mol, Arthur P.J. and David A. Sonnenfeld. 2000. "Ecological Modernisation Around the World," Environmental Politics, Vol. 9, No. 1 (Spring), pp. 3-14 [full text]

  • Sonnenfeld, David A. 2000. "Contradictions of Ecological Modernisation: Pulp and Paper Manufacturing in South-East Asia," Environmental Politics, Vol. 9, No. 1 (Spring), pp. 235-256 [full text]

  • Sonnenfeld, David A. 1999. "Vikings and Tigers: Finland, Sweden and Adoption of Environmental Technologies in Southeast Asia's Pulp and Paper Industries," Journal of World-Systems Research Vol. 5, No. 1 (Spring), pp. 26-47 [full text]

  • Sonnenfeld, David A. 1998. "Logging v. Recycling: Problems in the Industrial Ecology of Pulp Manufacturing in South-East Asia," Greener Management International, No. 22 (Summer), pp. 108-122 [full text]

  • Sonnenfeld, David A., Thomas Schotzko, and Raymond Jussaume. 1998. "Globalization of Washington's Apple Industry: Its Evolution and Impacts," International Journal of Sociology of Agriculture and Food, Vol. 7, pp. 151-180. [full text]

  • Sonnenfeld, David A. 1998. "Social Movements, Environment, and Technology in Indonesia's Pulp and Paper Industry," Asia Pacific Viewpoint, Vol. 39, No. 1 (April), pp. 95-110 [link]

  • Sonnenfeld, David A. 1998. "From Brown to Green? Late Industrialization, Social Conflict, and Adoption of Environmental Technologies in Thailand's Pulp and Paper Industry," Organization & Environment, Vol. 11, No. 1 (March), pp. 59-87 [link]

  • Sonnenfeld, David A. 1996. "The Ghost of Wesley Vale: Environmentalists' Influence on Innovation in Australia's Pulp and Paper Industry," Competition and Change, Vol. 1, No. 4, pp. 379-401 [full text]

Book Chapters

  • Na, Hang Ryeol, Jack P. Manno, David A. Sonnenfeld, and Gordon M. Heisler. 2015. "Governance of Forests: Regional Institutions in East Asia." Pp. 303-320 in Routledge Handbook of Environment and Society in Asia, eds. Paul G. Harris and Graeme Lang. London and New York: Routledge.

  • Mol, Arthur P.J., Gert Spaargaren, and David A. Sonnenfeld. 2014. "Ecological Modernization Theory: Where Do We Stand?" Pp. 35-66 in Ökologische Modernisierung: Zur Geschichte und Gegenwart eines Konzepts in Umweltpolitik und Sozialwissenschaften, eds. Martin Bemmann, Birgit Metzger, and Roderich von Detten. Frankfurt and New York: Campus Verlag.

  • Lockie, Stewart, David A. Sonnenfeld, and Dana R. Fisher. 2014. "Socio-Ecological Transformations and the Social Sciences." Pp. 1-12 in Routledge International Handbook on Social and Environmental Change.

  • Mol, Arthur P.J., Gert Spaargaren, and David A. Sonnenfeld. 2014. "Ecological Modernisation Theory: Taking Stock, Moving Forward." Pp. 15-30 in Routledge International Handbook on Social and Environmental Change.

  • Sonnenfeld, David A. 2012. "Rule of Law." Pp. 320-323 in China, India, and East and Southeast Asia: Assessing Sustainability, eds. Sam Geall, Jingjing Liu, and Sony Pellissery. The Encyclopedia of Sustainability, Vol. 7. Great Barrington, MA: Berkshire Publishing. [full text]

  • Sonnenfeld, David A., and Arthur P.J. Mol. 2010. "Urban and Industrial Environmental Reform in Southeast Asia". Pp. 198-228 in The New Political Economy of Southeast Asia, eds. Rajah Rasiah and Johannes D. Schmidt. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.

  • Mol, Arthur P.J., Gert Spaargaren, and David A. Sonnenfeld. 2009. "Ecological Modernisation: Three Decades of Policy, Practice and Theoretical Reflection". Pp. 3-14 in The Ecological Modernisation Reader: Environmental Reform in Theory and Practice, eds. Arthur P.J. Mol, David A. Sonnenfeld, and Gert Spaargaren. [full text]

  • Sonnenfeld, David A., and Michael T. Rock. 2009. "Ecological Modernisation in Asian and Other Emerging Economies". Pp. 359-371 in The Ecological Modernisation Reader: Environmental Reform in Theory and Practice, eds. Arthur P.J. Mol, David A. Sonnenfeld, and Gert Spaargaren.

  • Spaargaren, Gert, Arthur P.J. Mol, and David A. Sonnenfeld. 2009. "Ecological Modernisation: Assessment, Critical Debates, and Future Directions."Pp. 501-520 in The Ecological Modernisation Reader: Environmental Reform in Theory and Practice, eds. Arthur P.J. Mol, David A. Sonnenfeld, and Gert Spaargaren.

  • Smith, Ted, David A. Sonnenfeld, and David N. Pellow. 2006. "The Quest for Sustainability and Justice in a High-Tech World." Pp. 1-11 in Challenging the Chip: Labor Rights and Environmental Justice in the Global Electronics Industry, eds. Ted Smith, David A. Sonnenfeld, and David Naguib Pellow. [full text]

  • Sonnenfeld, David A. "Global Electronics." 2006. Pp. 13-16 in Challenging the Chip: Labor Rights and Environmental Justice in the Global Electronics Industry, eds. Ted Smith, David A. Sonnenfeld, and David Naguib Pellow.

  • Foran, Tira, and David A. Sonnenfeld. 2006. "Corporate Social Responsibility in Thailand's Electronics Industry." Pp. 70-82 in Challenging the Chip: Labor Rights and Environmental Justice in the Global Electronics Industry, eds. Ted Smith, David A. Sonnenfeld, and David N. Pellow.


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