Alice Mah is Professor of Sociology at the University of Warwick, UK. She is the author of Industrial Ruination, Community, and Place (2012), Port Cities and Global Legacies (2014), and Toxic Truths: Environmental Justice and Citizen Science in a Post-Truth Age (with Thom Davies, 2020). Her research has been awarded the Leverhulme Prize in Sociology, the SAGE Prize for Innovation and/or Excellence, and the British Sociological Association Philip Abrams Memorial Prize. She is currently writing two books drawing on her European Research Council-funded project “Toxic Expertise: Environmental Justice and the Global Petrochemical Industry.” For the SSHRC-funded “Deindustrialization and the Politics of our Time” Partnership Grant, Alice is contributing to the thematic research initiatives on “Race and the Populist Politics of Deindustrialization” and “Deindustrialization and the Environment.”


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