About

Dr Guivant is a Full Professor at the Department of Sociology and Political Science, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil, where she also serves on the Graduate Program in Political Sociology (MA and Ph.D.) and the PhD Program in Interdisciplinary Humanities. Graduated in Philosophy from the Universidad Nacional del Sur, Bahia Blanca (Argentina), has MA in Sociology from the University of Campinas, Brazil, and PhD in Sociology at the same University.

Guivant main areas of experience are in environmental sociology, sociology of food and sociology of scientific knowledge, acting on the following themes: governance of technological, rural /food environmental risks, social risk analysis (communication and perception) and food healthy trends. Also Dr Guivant is researcher from CNPq (Brazilian National Research Council). Dr Guivant has supervised more than 40 PhD and Master theses and is member of many scientific associations.

Selection of articles

  • Fonseca, Paulo F.C. ; Guivant, Julia S. A Dramaturgia Dos Peritos Na Ciência Regulatória Brasileira: O Caso DaComissão Técnica Nacional De Biossegurança. História, Ciências, Saúde-manguinhos, V. 26, 2019. 2.
  • David, M. ; Guivant, J. S. Uma Abordagem Sociológica das Certificações: O Caso Do Selo De Aprovação Sbc. Revista Brasileira De Ciências Sociais (Online), v. 33, 2018. 3.
  • Martins, A. ; Guivant, J.S. Mudanças climáticas marinhas e pescarias mundiais: o silêncio das ciências sociais. Sustentabilidade em debate, v. 8, p. 28-39, 2017.
  • Guivant, J.S. O legado de Ulrich Beck. Ambiente e Sociedade (Campinas), v. 19, p. 229-240, 2016.
  • Guivant, J.S. The Brazilian case in the light of the cosmopolitan perspectiva. MS. Médecine Sciences, v. 31, p. 21-25, 2015. Macnaghten, P.; Guivant, J. S. Converging Citizens? Nanotechnology And The Political Imaginary Of Public Engagement In Brazil And The United Kingdom. Public Understanding Of Science (Print), V. 20, P. 5-27, 2010.

Selection of books organized

  • Bowman, D. ; Dijstra, A. ; Fautz, C. ; Guivant, J. S. ; Konrad, K. ; Shelley-Egan, C. . (Orgs.). The politics and situatedness of emerging technologies. .Berlim: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft AKA, 2017,
  • Bowman, D.; Dijsktra, A.; Fautz, C.; Guivant, J. S.; Konrad, K.; Van Lente, H.; Woll, S. (Orgs.). Responsibility and Emerging Technologies: Experiences, Education and Beyond. 1. Ed. Berlin: Aka, 2016. 375p
  • Bowman, D.; Fautz, C.; Guivant, J. S.; Konrad, K.; Van, L. H.; Woll, S. (Orgs.). Practices of Innovation and Responsibility: Insights from Methods, Governance and Action. 1. ed. Amsterdam: IOS Press, 2015. 237p.
  • Coenen, C.; Dijkitra, A.; Fautz, C.; GUIVANT, J. S.; Konrad, K.; Van Lente, H. (Orgs.). Innovation and responsibility; engaging with new and emerging technologies. Berlin: Aka; Ios Press, 2014. 186p.
  • Guivant, J. S.; Jacobi, P. (Orgs.). Perspectivas Socio-Ambientais: Desafios Teóricos E Agendas Públicas Em 10 Anos Da Anppas. São Paulo: Annablume, 2012. 284p.
  • Guivant, J. S.; Spaargaren, G.; Rial, C. (Orgs.). Novas Práticas Alimentares No Mercado Global. Florianópolis: Editora Da Ufsc, 2010. 332p.
  • Guivant, J. S.; Pretty, J.; Benton, T.; Lee, D.; Orr, D.; Ward, H. (Org.s). The Sage Handbook of Environment and Society. Londres: Sage, 2007. 626p.

Selection of book chapters

  • Bowman, D.; Fautz, C.; Konrad, K.; Guivant, J. S.; Van, L. H.; Woll, S. Aspirations of Responsibility for Emerging Technologies. Responsibility and Emerging Technologies: Experiences, Education and Beyond. 1ed.Berlin: Aka Press, 2016.
  • Guivant, J. S.; Macnaghten, P. An Analysis of The Gm Crop Debate In Brazil. In: Philip Macnaghten; Susana Carro-Ripalda. (Org.). Governing Agricultural Sustainability. London: Routledge, 2015.
  • Guivant, J. S. Aliments Biologiques. In: Jean-Pierre Poulain. (Org.). Dictionnaire Des Cultures Alimentaires. 1raed.Paris: Presses Universitaires De France, 2012.
  • Guivant, J. S.; Macnaghten, P. Breaking the Consensus: A Perspective on Technological Governance from Brazil. In: Zülsdorf, Torben; Christopher Coenen; Arianna Ferrar;, Colin Milburn; And Matthias Wienroth. (Org.). Quantum Engagements: Social Reflections of Nanoscience and Emerging Technologies. Heilderberg: Akademische Verlagsgessellchaft Aka Gmbh, 2011.
  • Oosterveer, P.; Guivant, J. S.; Spaargaren, G. Alimentos Verdes Em Supermercados Globalizados: uma agenda teórico-metodológica. In: Guivant, J.S.; Spaargaren, G. e Rial, C. (Org.). Novas práticas alimentares no mercado global. Florianópolis: Editora da UFSC, 2010, Guivant, J. S. Sociologia do meio ambiente rural: hibridismo da sociologia ambiental com a sociologia rural. In: Carlos B, Martins, Heloísa Helena Teixeira de Souza Martins. (Org.). Horizontes das Ciências Sociais no Brasil- Sociologia. São Paulo: Anpocs/Editora Barcarolla/Discurso Editorial/ICH, 2010.
  • Guivant, J. S. Governance of GMOs and the constrains for a definition of the public arena. In: Samir Dasgupta. (Org.). Understanding the global environment. New Delhi: Pierce Education, 2009.
  • Spaargaren, G.; Guivant, J. S.; Oosterveer, P. Shopping for Green Food in Globalizing Supermarkets: Sustainability at The Consumption Junction. In: Pretty, Jules; Guivant, Julia; Benton,Ted; Lee, David; Orr, David And Ward, Hugues. (Org.). The Sage Handbook on Environment and Society. London: Sage, 2007.
  • Pretty, J.; A. Ball; Benton, T.; Guivant, J. S.; Lee, D.; Orr, D. Introduction to Environment and Society. In: Jules Pretty; A. Ball; T. Benton; J. S. Guivant; D. Le’; D. Orr. H. Ward. (Org.). The Sage Handbook of Environment and Society. Londres: Sage, 2007.