- Environmental planning
- Planning practice
- Citizen participation
- Negotiation and dispute resolution
Primary interests are in the areas of environmental planning, environmental policy, and sustainability. Areas of emphasis include: diffusion of sustainability-related plan and policy innovations; environmental planning and policy implementation; public participation in environmental planning; social conflict over land use; water quality; and campus sustainability.
- Sustainability planning and policy
- Environmental planning and policy
- Innovation diffusion
- Campus sustainability
Lyles, W. White, S. S., & Lavelle, B. D. (2017). The Prospect of Compassionate Planning. Journal of Planning Literature, https://doi.org/10.1177/0885412217735525.
Yasarer, L. M., Sturm, B. S., & White, S. S. (2016). Climate Change and Kansas Water Management: Perspectives and Opportunities. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science, 119(2), 113-128.
White, S. S. (2014). Farmers and Rural Kansas Communities: Planning for the Future. Journal of Rural and Community Development, 9(3), 227-242. http://www.jrcd.ca/viewarticle.php?id=1062&layout=abstract