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|This site has been researched, written, compiled and designed by Professor Sharon Beder. This is a non-profit project and does not receive funding from any business, government or organisation. Professor Beder holds an honorary position at the University of Wollongong.|
Sharon Beder is an honorary professor in the School of Humanities and Social Inquiry at the University of Wollongong.
Sharon's research has focussed on how power relationships are maintained and challenged, particularly by corporations and professions. She is interested in environmental politics; the rhetoric of sustainable development; the philosophies behind environmental economics; and trends in environmentalism and corporate activism/public relations. Most recently she has broadened her research interests to critique various manifestations of neoliberalism including privatisation and deregulation, market solutions to social problems and the business takeover of school education.
More about Sharon Beder can be found here.