Research Areas

(1) Knowledge and media history of control

What role does the discourse of cybernetics and control play in shaping ideas about sustainability?

(2) Knowledge and media history of complexity

In what way do ideas about complex systems replace the notion of cybernetics and control in the context of sustainability science?

(3) Knowledge history of sustainability science

What modes of transdisciplinary research have emerged in the field of sustainability science?

(4) Methods for transdisciplinary research

What are the necessary elements of a critical and historical epistemology and methodology of sustainability science?