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Namedr.ir. GM Verschoor
FirstnameGerard
Emailgerard.verschoor@wur.nl

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DescriptionAssistant professor
OrganizationDepartment of Social Sciences
Organization UnitSociology of Development and Change
Phone+31 317 482 470
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Secretarial phone+31 317 482 184
Phone 2+31 317 482 184
Fax+31 317 482 842
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Visiting addressHollandseweg 1
6706KN, WAGENINGEN
Building/Room201/3035
Postal addressPostbus 8130
6700EW, WAGENINGEN
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GERARD VERSCHOOR is Assistant Professor in the Sociology and Anthropology of Change at Wageningen University and works at the intersections of political ontology, actor-network, and Indigenous perspectivism. His publications have worked through empirical case studies in a range of areas including agricultural intervention, land-use patterns, territoriality, food networks, extractive resources, local knowledge, genetically modified corn, and drink (mezcal). His current research examines how socio-ecological conflicts are driven by ontological projects, and how one can imagine/find common ground between opposing ontological frameworks in situations that require some form of 'pluriversal governance'.


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My research domain (‘when worlds meet: dialogue of knowledges’) covers the way in which received environmental narratives and their associated policy responses interact with local, indigenous points of view. My focus is on the ontological differences and clashes that mark these encounters, but also on the slow and careful composition of a shared wo

Education
CTP10806 technology, development & natural resources FNP31306 Communities, conservation & development GEO53806 Development of sustainable tourism RDS30806 Governance, livelihoods and resources RDS31806 Theory and practice of development YSS31306 Thesis Path MDR
Courses
  • SDC-36306 - Perspectives and Themes in International Development Studies
  • SDC-70224 - MSc Internship Sociology of Development and Change
  • SDC-70424 - MSc Internship Sociology of Development and Change
  • SDC-70724 - MSc Internship Disaster Studies
  • SDC-70824 - MSc Internship Disaster Studies
  • SDC-78324 - MSc Research Practice Sociology of Development and Change
  • SDC-78424 - MSc Research Practice Disaster Studies
  • SDC-79324 - MSc Research Practice Sociology of Development and Change
  • SDC-79424 - MSc Research Practice Disaster Studies
  • SDC-80424 - MSc Thesis Sociology of Development and Change
  • SDC-80430 - MSc Thesis Sociology of Development and Change
  • SDC-80436 - MSc Thesis Sociology of Development and Change
  • SDC-80724 - MSc Thesis Disaster Studies
  • SDC-80736 - MSc Thesis Disaster Studies
  • YSS-10906 - Analysis of a Problem Situation
  • YSS-31306 - Thesis Path MDR
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