Dr Timothy Cooper



Waste and 'Everyday Environmentalism' in Modern Britain, Open Library of Humanities, vol. 3, no. 2, 2017

with Green A, The Torrey Canyon Disaster, Everyday Life, and the Greening of Britain, Environmental History, vol. 22, no. 1, 2016, 101-126

with Green A, Community and Exclusion: The Torrey Canyon Disaster of 1967, Journal of Social History, vol. 48, no. 4, 2015, 892-909

with Bulmer S, Refuse and the 'Risk Society': The Political Ecology of Risk in Inter-war Britain, Social History of Medicine, vol. 26, no. 2, 2012, 246-266

Peter Lund Simmonds and the Political Ecology of Waste Utilization in Victorian Britain, Technology and Culture, vol. 52, no. 1, 2011, 21-44

Recycling Modernity: Waste and Environmental History, History Compass, vol. 8, no. 9, 2010, 1114-1125

The politics of environmental history, Journal of Historical Geography, vol. 36, no. 3, 2010, 349-352

Burying the 'Refuse Revolution': The Rise of Controlled Tipping in Britain, 1920-1960, Environment and Planning A, vol. 42, no. 5, 2010, 1033-1048

War on Waste?: The Politics of Waste and Recycling in Post-War Britain, 1950-1975, Capitalism Nature Socialism, vol. 20, no. 4, 2009, 53-72

'Challenging the 'refuse revolution': war, waste and the rediscovery of recycling, 1900-1950', Historical Research, vol. 81, no. 214, 2008, 710-731

'Rags, bones and recycling bins', History Today, vol. 56, no. 2, 2006, 17-18


with Green A, Fragmentary time: memory and gender in an activist life-story, in Cave M, Sloan S (eds) Echoes from the Garden: Oral History and the Environment, Oxford University Press, 2020

Risk, time and everyday environmentalism in modern Britain, in Governing Risks in Modern Britain: Danger, Safety and Accidents, c. 1800-2000, , 2016, 149-168

'The 'litter nuisance' in twentieth-century Britain', in Scanlan S, Clark JFM (eds) Aesthetic Fatigue: Modernity and the Language of Waste, Cambridge Scholars Press, 2013, 123-146

'Modernity and the politics of waste in Britain', in Warde P, Soerlin S (eds) Nature's End: History and the Environment, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009, 247-272

'Politics and place in the working-class suburb, Walthamstow 1870-1900', in Doyle B (eds) Urban Life and Politics in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries: Regional Perspectives, Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Press, 2007, 160-172

'London-over-the-border: politics in suburban Walthamstow, 1870-1914', in Cragoe M, Taylor A (eds) London Politics, 1760-1914, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005, 211-232