Dr Peter Ferguson

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Lecturer In Politics And Policy Studies

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

SHSS Arts & Ed

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

Biography

Peter's research focusses on the political barriers to moving toward a socially just and ecologically sustainable global economy. He has published articles in peer reviewed journals on environmental politics and green economics.

Peter holds a Bachelor of Planning and Design (Architecture), a Graduate Certificate in Arts (Political Science), a Master of International Politics, and a PhD (political science), all from the University of Melbourne.

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Units taught

AIP107 Introduction to Politics

AIP245 Environmental Politics

AIP748 Intergovernmental Relations

Publications

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2016

Liberalism and economic growth: a theoretical exploration

P Ferguson

(2016), Vol. 25, pp. 593-619, Environmental values, Winwick, Eng., C1

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Productivity growth as a barrier to a sustainability transition

P Ferguson

(2016), Vol. 20, pp. 86-88, Environmental innovation and societal transitions, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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The politics of productivity growth in Australia

P Ferguson

(2016), Vol. 51, pp. 17-33, Australian journal of political science, Abingdon, Eng., C1

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2015

The green economy agenda: business as usual or transformational discourse?

P Ferguson

(2015), Vol. 24, pp. 17-37, Environmental politics, London, Eng., C1-1

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2014

Prospects for a post-growth liberal society

P Ferguson

(2014), pp. 1-23, Proceedings of the 2014 Australian Political Studies Association Conference, University of Sydney, E1-1

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2013

Post-growth policy instruments

P Ferguson

(2013), Vol. 7, pp. 405-421, International journal of green economics, Olney, Eng., C1-1

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2009

Anti-environmentalism and the Australian culture war

P Ferguson

(2009), Vol. 33, pp. 289-304, Journal of Australian studies, Abingdon, Eng., C1-1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

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Supervisions

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