How to get at someone else’s multisensory experience online?

The Nordic Network for Sustainable Consumption had its second workshop, again online, at the end of November. This time we focused on methods: what methods the participants had been using, how the covid-19 pandemic had affected the methods used, and how to employ new methods relying on online interaction, observations by distance and existing data sets such as social media, archives and surveys. Continue reading “How to get at someone else’s multisensory experience online?”

Citizenship and consumption in the climate emergency

We invite everyone interested to discuss how sociology of consumption could, and should, contribute to preventing catastrophic climate change. Where have we been and where are we going? The session is based on a discussion paper Sustainable Consumption research: Where should we go from here? by the early-career researchers of the Nonesco network. Continue reading “Citizenship and consumption in the climate emergency”

Nordic Network for Sustainable Consumption online kick-start workshop

We held our kick-off workshop online as due to covid-19 we were unable to meet in Helsinki in the beginning of April. Nevertheless, the online program provided a forum for us to become familiar with each other and our research projects. The aim was to make space for reflections on young researchers’ roles in the Nordic region in sustainable consumption research. Altogether 24 people participated in the online workshop during two days. Continue reading “Nordic Network for Sustainable Consumption online kick-start workshop”