Environmental governance approaches, actors, policies, policy instruments and case studies; EU environmental and rural policies; sustainable development theories, challenges and solutions; historical and contemporary constructions of the third world and key actors; social science research approaches and methods.
Programme Leader: MA/MSc Sustainable Environmental Management; MA Global Governance and Public Policy
Integration of environmental standards and values into rural and agricultural policies and planning in the European Union; power, networks and representation of environmental resources in policy decision-making; communication and learning in policy implementation.
Gallent, Nick and Hamiduddin, Iqbal and Juntti, Meri and Livingstone, Nicola and Stirling, Phoebe (2018) New Money in Rural Areas: assessing the impacts of investment in rural land assets. Technical Report. Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
Juntti, Meri and Downward, Stuart (2017) Interrogating sustainable productivism: lessons from the ‘Almerían miracle’. Land Use Policy, 66 . pp. 1-9. ISSN 0264-8377
Juntti, Meri and Lundy, Lian (2017) A mixed methods approach to urban ecosystem services: experienced environmental quality and its role in ecosystem assessment within an inner-city estate. Landscape and Urban Planning, 161 . pp. 10-21. ISSN 0169-2046
Gallent, Nick and Hamiduddin, Iqbal and Juntti, Meri and Kidd, Sue and Shaw, Dave (2015) Introduction to rural planning: economies, communities and landscapes. 2nd ed. The natural and built environment series, 2 . Routledge, New York, NY, USA. ISBN 9781138811447
Wilson, Geoff A. and Juntti, Meri , eds. (2005) Unravelling desertification: policies and actor networks in Southern Europe. Wageningen Academic Publishers. ISBN 9789076998428