Location: Bowdoin / Shaun Golding

Sociology and Anthropology

Shaun Golding

Visiting Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies

Contact Information

sgolding@bowdoin.edu
207-798-4166
Environmental Studies

Adams Hall - 102



Current teaching schedule available on the public course finder.



Shaun Golding

Education

  • A.B., Bowdoin College
  • M.S., Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison

Research Interests

Inequality; Migration; Economic Development; Environmental and Natural Resource Sociology; Public Sociology; Policy; Health


Golding, Shaun A. 2015. "Sorting by Home Values: Gentrification and Segregated Wealth in Rural America” Population Research and Policy Review. (Forthcoming.)

Golding, Shaun A. 2014. "Migration and Inequality in the Rural US: Connecting Urban to Rural and 

Local to Global." Sociology Compass. 8(3): 324–335.

Golding, Shaun A. 2014. “Moving Narratives: What Amenity Out-Migrants Reveal on an Internet 

Journal of Rural Studies. 33. 32-40.

Golding, Shaun A. and Katherine J. Curtis. 2013. ”Migration and Rural Development:

Resettlement, Remittances, and Amenities” In Green, Gary P. (ed.) The Handbook of Rural Development. Edward Elgar Publishers. 92-114.

Van Auken Paul, M. and Golding, Shaun A. 2013. “Rural Property, Collective Action, and Place-

Based Conservation.” In W. Stewart, L. Kruger, and D. Williams (eds.) Place Based Conservation: Perspectives from the Social Sciences. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer. 151-163. 

Golding, Shaun A. 2012. “Rural Identities and the Politics of Planning: The Case of a Midwestern

Destination County." Society and Natural Resources. 25(10): 1028-1042.

August 2015    
“Urban-Rural Migration and Environmental Politics: Northern New England’s Energy Identity Crises” Annual Meetings of the American Sociological Association, Chicago, IL

June 2015       
“Northern New England’s Renewable Energy Debate” 21st International Symposium for Society & Resource Management, Charleston, SC 

August 2014   
 “Sorting by Home Values: Gentrification and Segregated Wealth in Rural America” Annual Meetings of the American Sociological Association, San Francisco, CA

July 2014        
 “Urban-Rural Identity Politics: Renewable Energy and the Internet in Northern New England” Annual Meetings of the Rural Sociological Society, New Orleans, LA

August 2013    
“Following Power Lines: Resistance and Complicity in New England’s Move toward ‘Clean’ Energy” Annual Meetings of the Rural Sociological Society, New York, NY