Joanna L. Robinson

Professeure agrégée


   C120 York Hall

Mes recherches portent sur les mouvements sociaux, la modialisation, l’environnement, les changements climatique, le travail, la sociologie urbaine et l’inégalité. Mes présentes recherches portent sur l’économie verte et la justice climatique à travers les normes du travail et l’environnement aux États-Unis et au Canada.

Changement climatique
Emploi, travail et formation professionnelle
Mouvements sociaux

mouvements sociaux; changements climatiques; l'environnement; le travail; l’inégalité; la mondialisation.


Robinson, Joanna. 2013. "Contested Water: The Struggle against Water Privatization in the United States and Canada." Cambridge, MA: MIT Press   Maison d'édition 

Articles dans des revues savantes

Robinson, Joanna, David Tindall, Erin Seldat and Gabriella Pechlaner. 2007. “Support for First Nations’ Land Claims Amongst Wilderness Preservation Movement Participants: The Potential for an Environmental Justice Movement in British Columbia”. Local Environment. 12(6):579-598. 




Tindall, David B. and Joanna L. Robinson. 2015. “The Concept of Social Movement Revisited: An Empirical Investigation.” In Protest and Politics: The Promise of Social Movement Societies, edited by Howard Ramos and Kathleen Rodgers. Vancouver: UBC Press: 208-232.     

Tindall, D.B., Joanna L. Robinson, Mark C.J. Stoddart. 2015. “A View from Sociology: Environmental Movement Mobilization Over Old Growth Temperate Rainforests in British Columbia.” In Conflicts in Conservation: Navigating Towards Solutions, edited by Stephen Redpath, Ralph Gutierrez, Kenvi Wood, and Juliette Young. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.     
Tindall, D.B., Joanna L Robinson, and Mark C.J. Stoddart. 2014. “Social Network Centrality, Movement Identification, and the Participation of Individuals In a Social Movement: The Case of the Canadian Environmental Movement.” In Quantitative Graph Theory: Mathematical Foundations and Applications, edited by Matthias Dehmer and Frank Emmert-Streib. Oxford, UK: Chapman and Hall/CRC.     
Robinson, Joanna and David Tindall. 2008. “Defending the Forest: Chronicles of Protest at Clayoquot Sound” in Christine Lowther and Anita Sinner (eds.). Writing the West Coast: In Love with Place. Vancouver, B.C.: Ronsdale Press. 232-247

Autres publications

Christmas, Candice and Joanna Robinson. 2015. “Towards a Green Economy in Canada” Work in a Warming World Working Paper 2015-02. 47 pages.