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Geographica Helvetica
Geogr. Helv., 72, 197-209, 2017
© Author(s) 2017. This work is distributed
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03 May 2017
Wissenschaftliche Expertise und die (Re)Produktion gesellschaftlicher Verhältnisse – Eine argumentationstheoretische Analyse von Diskursen der Ökologie- und Umweltforschung im westlichen China
Ferdinand Stenglein

Data sets

Academic Publications on Ecology and Environment in Western China - Qualitative Discourse Analysis Data Set
F. Stenglein
Green Transformation in China: From Sustainable Development to Ecological Modernisation
X. Lin und X. Li 2/2011jscx0a11.pdf
Surface runoff processes and sustainable utilization of water resources in Manas River Basin, Xinjiang, China
H. Ling, H. Xu, J. Fu, und X. Liu
Irrigation Against Rural Poverty: An Overview of Issues and Pro-Poor Intervention Strategies in Irrigated Agriculture in Asia
S. Yu und X. Zhao
Utilization of Water resources, ecological balance and land desertification in the Tarim Basin, Xinjiang
Z. Fan, X. Xia, Y. Shen, K. Alishir, R. Wang, S. Li, und Y. Ma
Analysis on harmony degree of water resources utilization based on fuzzy theory: a case study of Bortala Mongol Autonomous Prefecture
Y. Hou, A. Maimaitiming, und Z. Hou
A contrast of two typical LUCC processes and their driving forces in oasis of arid areas: A case study of Sangong River Watershed at the nothern foot of Tianshan Mountains
F. Tang, X. Chen, G. Luo, Q. Lin, und H. Liu
Valuing Environmental Externalities of oasis farming in left Banner
Y. Wei, R. White, K. Hu, und I. Willett
The water transfer effects on agricultural development in the lower Tarim River, Xinjiang of China
H. Xu, M. Ye, und J. Li
Driving Force for Sustainable Development: Principles of Harmony and Balance
J. Zhouying
Publications Copernicus
Short summary
With this contribution I show how scientific publications on environmental issues in Western China implicitly reproduce social ideals and social relations and thus ultimately contribute to the perpetuation of existing power constellations. This stresses that there can be no scientific expertise that does not take a normative position. Accordingly, what drives me to do research is to show the political implications of academia and to contribute to making science a politico-ethical endeavor.
With this contribution I show how scientific publications on environmental issues in Western...