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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 57 Citations 18,361 193 World Ranking 794 National Ranking 151

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Awards & Achievements

Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences, United Kingdom

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Social science
  • Politics

Andrew Stirling focuses on Politics, Corporate governance, Sustainability, Management science and Framing. His Politics research incorporates themes from Environmental planning, Public relations, Environmental ethics, Public policy and Reflexivity. Andrew Stirling studies Transition management, a branch of Corporate governance.

His Sustainability research includes themes of Power, Environmental resource management and Diversity. His Management science study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Quality, Modern portfolio theory, Scope, Diversity and Cultural diversity. The Framing study combines topics in areas such as Citizen journalism, Positive economics and Deliberation.

His most cited work include:

  • The governance of sustainable socio-technical transitions (1278 citations)
  • "Opening up" and "closing down" power, participation, and pluralism in the social appraisal of technology (839 citations)
  • A general framework for analysing diversity in science, technology and society. (571 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of study are Corporate governance, Sustainability, Politics, Precautionary principle and Management science. His work deals with themes such as Engineering ethics, Agency, Public relations, Sociotechnical system and Normative, which intersect with Corporate governance. His biological study deals with issues like Environmental resource management, which deal with fields such as Environmental planning.

His research on Politics often connects related areas such as Social science. The study incorporates disciplines such as Risk analysis, Risk management and Law and economics in addition to Precautionary principle. Management science is frequently linked to Framing in his study.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Corporate governance (20.31%)
  • Sustainability (18.01%)
  • Politics (13.03%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Politics (13.03%)
  • Nuclear power (6.90%)
  • Corporate governance (20.31%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Politics, Nuclear power, Corporate governance, Sustainability and Democracy are his primary areas of study. His studies deal with areas such as Blame and Set as well as Politics. The various areas that Andrew Stirling examines in his Corporate governance study include Precautionary principle, Engineering ethics, Mechanism, Public relations and Sophistication.

His Sustainability study incorporates themes from Public administration, Environmental ethics, Foundation and Sustainable development. His Environmental ethics research incorporates elements of Modernity, Social sustainability, Environmental resource management and Normative. His Democracy research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Sociotechnical system, Nuclear renaissance, Positive economics and Grassroots.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Five ways to ensure that models serve society: a manifesto. (59 citations)
  • Policy mixes for incumbency: Exploring the destructive recreation of renewable energy, shale gas ‘fracking,’ and nuclear power in the United Kingdom (50 citations)
  • Transformations to Sustainability: Combining Structural, Systemic and Enabling Approaches (41 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Social science
  • Politics

Andrew Stirling focuses on Politics, Sustainability, Nuclear power, Democracy and Corporate governance. His study in Politics is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Sociotechnical system, Blame and Set. His Sustainability research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Foundation, General partnership, Agency, Public administration and Sustainable development.

His work is dedicated to discovering how Nuclear power, Renewable energy are connected with Agricultural economics, China and Economic system and other disciplines. His research integrates issues of Social value orientations, Positive economics, Harm and Political economy in his study of Democracy. Andrew Stirling has researched Corporate governance in several fields, including Public participation, Public relations, Engineering ethics and Mechanism.

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Best Publications

The governance of sustainable socio-technical transitions

Adrian Smith;Andrew Stirling;Frans Berkhout;Frans Berkhout.
Research Policy (2005)

2397 Citations

"Opening up" and "closing down" power, participation, and pluralism in the social appraisal of technology

Andrew Stirling.
Science, Technology, & Human Values (2008)

1410 Citations

A general framework for analysing diversity in science, technology and society.

Andrew Stirling.
Journal of the Royal Society Interface (2007)

950 Citations

The politics of social-ecological resilience and sustainable socio-technical transitions

Adrian Smith;Andy C Stirling.
Ecology and Society (2010)

724 Citations

Keep it complex

Andrew Stirling.
Nature (2010)

617 Citations

Dynamic Sustainabilities: Technology, Environment, Social Justice

Melissa Leach;Ian Scoones;Andy Stirling.
(2010)

614 Citations

How journal rankings can suppress interdisciplinary research: A comparison between Innovation Studies and Business & Management

Ismael Rafols;Ismael Rafols;Loet Leydesdorff;Alice O'Hare;Paul Nightingale.
Research Policy (2012)

510 Citations

On the economics and analysis of diversity

Andrew Stirling.
(1998)

497 Citations

The Precautionary Principle in the 20th Century : Late Lessons from Early Warnings

Paul Harremoes;David Gee;Malcom MacGarvin;Andy Stirling.
(2013)

463 Citations

Transforming power: Social science and the politics of energy choices

Andy Stirling.
Energy research and social science (2014)

455 Citations

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