Dr. Chris Colocousis
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Office Location: Sheldon 208
BA, Stonehill College
Social Issues in a Global Context; Interdisciplinary Liberal Studies Capstone Seminar; Sociology of the Environment; Sociology of the Community
Environmental Sociology; Stratification; Community Change and Redevelopment; Sociology of Natural Resources; Space and Place.
2013. “The Biophysical Dimension of Community Economic Addiction: Examining the Emergence of Biomass Energy in a Northern Forest Community.” Society & Natural Resources.
2012. “‘It Was Tourism Repellent, That's What We Were Spraying’: Natural Amenities, Environmental Stigma, and Redevelopment in a Post-Industrial Mill Town.” Sociological Forum 27(3).
2010. “Place Effects on Environmental Views.” (with Lawrence Hamilton and Cynthia Duncan), Rural Sociology.
2008. “Place Matters: Challenges and Opportunities in Four Rural Americas.” (with Lawrence Hamilton, Leslie Hamilton, and Cynthia Duncan), The Carsey Institute.
2004. “Migration from Resource Depletion: The Case of the Faroe Islands.” (with Lawrence Hamilton and Samal Johansen), Society and Natural Resources.