PHD STUDENTSHIPS – UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER, Sustainable Consumption Institute (SCI)

PHD STUDENTSHIPS – UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER

University of Manchester, Sustainable Consumption Institute (SCI) PhD Studentships

The University of Manchester’s Sustainable Consumption Institute will be offering fully funded PhD studentships to outstanding candidates wishing to commence their doctoral studies in September 2014. more...

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Collaboration and Innovation Across the Food System University of Vermont, June 18-22, 2014

Collaboration and Innovation Across the Food System
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
June 18-22, 2014

Engage with scholars, students and stakeholders in the food system in transdisciplinary dialogue on Agriculture, Food, Culture and more. more...

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Re-framing the great food debate: The case for sustainable food

Reframing_the_Great_Food_Debate, argues that ideas around local food have played a key role in the ‘great food debate’ that has taken place in the UK over the last two decades.

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Food Miles

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With thanks to http://www.suschool.org.uk

Food Miles:  Author: Christopher Barclay. 

Full text: Barclay_2012_food_miles

  • This paper discusses whether consumers should be concerned at how far food has travelled before they buy it.
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