ERICSON, Richard V.




As principal of Green College and a professor of Law and Sociology at UBC, Ericson co-edited Governing Modern Societies (UTP, 2000), with Nico Stehr, co-edited Risk and Morality (UTP 2003) with Aaron Doyle and co-wrote the first major sociological study of the hidden world of the insurance industry, Insurance as Governance (UTP 2003) with Aaron Doyle and Dean Barry.

BOOKS:

Policing the Risk Society (UTP, 1997)
Governing Modern Societies (UTP, 2000)
Risk and Morality (UTP 2003)
Insurance as Governance (UTP 2003)
Teacher Inquiry: Living the Research in Everyday Practice (London: RoutledgeFalmer, 2003)
Uncertain Business: Risk, Insurance and the Limits of Knowledge (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2004)

[BCBW 2004]

Policing the Risk Society (UTP)
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UBC's Richard V. Ericson and Kevin D. Haggerty examine the effects of new surveillance and data collection technologies used by the police and other institutions in Policing the Risk Society (UTP).

[BCBW 1997]