Risk Governance and Regulation

Tuesday, July 15, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: Booth 52
TG04 Sociology of Risk and Uncertainty (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Jens O. ZINN, University of Melbourne, Australia
Managing Uncertainty in Public Health Service Regulation: The Case of Nice Technological Appraisals (Oral Presentation)
Michael CALNAN, University of Kent, United Kingdom; Ferhana HASHEM, University of Kent, United Kingdom; Patrick BROWN, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

A Generalisable Promise of Risk? Risk-Based Self-Regulation and the Inherent Limits of State Intervention in German Occupational Health and Safety Governance (Oral Presentation)
Regine PAUL, University of Bielefeld, Germany; Michael HUBER, University of Bielefeld, Germany

Managing Social Unrest through Risk: Reintroducing the Debate (Oral Presentation)
Mikael LINNELL, Mid Sweden University, Sweden

Division of Attention and Division of Labor in Child Protection Services (Oral Presentation)
Stefanie BUECHNER, University of Potsdam, Germany

Excavating Risk Dialectics: On the Multivalent Dimensions of Disaster Prevention (Oral Presentation)
Vanessa MCDERMOTT, Australian National University, Australia; Gavin SMITH, The Australian National University, Australia

Construction of Knowledge Around Risk and Regulatory Practices Among Pipeline Industries in Australia (Distributed Paper)
Dolruedee KRAMNAIMUANG KING, Australian National University, Australia