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Ethnographic fieldwork as a tool for monitoring local community health in onshore unconventional oil and gas fields

Ethnographic methodology within an environmental justice framework can be useful in monitoring the psychological and socio-cultural determinants of community health in unconventional oil and gas fields. This paper provides examples of such an approach via an ethnographic case study from fieldwork conducted from 2009-2011 in the Marcellus shale gas fields of rural Pennsylvania.

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New solutions : a journal of environmental and occupational health policy : NS
Volume / Volumen: 23
Number / Número: 1
First and last pages / Páginas inicial-final: 33-53
Year / Año: 2013
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c.a.s.e. Consulting Services, Montgomery Village, Maryland, United States

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Other articles written by the author Simona Perry
Otros artículos de Simona Perry

S. L. Perry, “Development, Land Use, and Collective Trauma: The Marcellus Shale Gas Boom in Rural Pennsylvania,” Culture, Agriculture, Food, and Environment 34 (1) (2012): 81-92, doi: 10.1111/j.2153-9561.2012.01066.x.

Perry, Simona L. 2012. "Addressing the Societal Costs of Unconventional Oil and Gas Exploration and Production: A Framework for Evaluating Short-Term, Future, and Cumulative Risks and Uncertainties of Hydrofracking", Environmental Practice, 14: 352-365, doi:10.1017/S1466046612000336.

Perry, Simona L. "Energy Consequences and Conflicts across the Global Countryside: North American Agricultural Perspectives," Forum on Public Policy, Vol. 2011, No. 2 (Environment), August 2011.

A. Kinchy and S.L. Perry. "Can Volunteers Pick Up the Slack? Efforts to Remedy Knowledge Gaps About the Watershed Impacts of Marcellus Shale Gas Development," Duke Environmental Law & Policy Forum Vol. 22, No. 2, April 2012.

Perry, Simona L. "More than one river: local, place-based knowledge and the political ecology of restoration and remediation along the lower neponset river, Massachusetts," Open Access Dissertations, Paper 117, 2009.

D.P. DeMaster, C.W. Fowler, S.L. Perry, M.F. Richlen. 2001. "Predation and competition: the impact of fisheries on marine-mammal populations over the next one hundred years," Journal of Mammalogy 82 (3), 641-651.

Leah Gerber, Douglas DeMaster, Simona (Perry) Roberts. 2000. "Measuring Success in Conservation Assessing efforts to restore populations of marine mammals is partly a matter of epistemology: How do you know when enough is enough?," American Scientist 88 (4), 316-324.

Simona L. Perry, Douglas P. DeMaster, Gregory K. Silber, 1999, "The great whales: history and status of six species listed as endangered under the US Endangered Species Act of 1973," Marine Fisheries Review 61 (1), 1-74.

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Using ethnography to monitor the community health implications of onshore unconventional oil and gas developments: examples from Pennsylvania's Marcellus Shale.

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Simona Perry1

1 Phd, C.a.s.e. Consulting Services, Montgomery Village, EE.UU., Research Director

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