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Gathering "wild" food in the city: rethinking the role of foraging in urban ecosystem planning and management

Rebecca J. McLain, Patrick T. Hurley, Marla R. Emery, Melissa R. Poe
2013 Local Environment : the International Journal of Justice and Sustainability  
We use an integrated urban political ecology and human -plant geographies framework to explore how foraging for "wild" foods in cities, a subversive practice that challenges prevailing views about the  ...  We discuss how paying attention to urban foraging spaces and practices can strengthen green space planning and summarise opportunities for and challenges associated with including foragers and their concerns  ...  We discuss how paying attention to the spaces and practices of urban foraging can strengthen urban green space planning.  ... 
doi:10.1080/13549839.2013.841659 fatcat:siswknk5kbdjxfjlaxgcrxsxru

Online resources for improving the care and use of non-human primates in research

Mark J. Prescott
2016 Primate Biology  
research, and the ways in which the resources can be integrated into staff training and research practices to enhance animal welfare, quality of science and application of the 3Rs.  ...  Increasingly, these traditional routes of information exchange are being complemented by dedicated online resources aimed at sharing best practice in NHP care and use, and enhancing the training and professional  ...  Thanks to Katie Lidster for comments on the draft manuscript, and to all contributors to the NC3Rs NHP resources. Edited by: E. Fuchs Reviewed by: C. Witham and one anonymous referee  ... 
doi:10.5194/pb-3-33-2016 pmid:33778154 pmcid:PMC7610427 fatcat:ah2qkbszsbb6tnkm5sdbuloxvy

Understanding food consumption lifecycles using wearable cameras

Kher Hui Ng, Victoria Shipp, Richard Mortier, Steve Benford, Martin Flintham, Tom Rodden
2015 Personal and Ubiquitous Computing  
We propose a food consumption lifecycle as a framework in which to understand and design human-food interaction.  ...  Our findings highlight the potential of wearable cameras to enhance knowledge of food consumption practices and identify where and how some digital interventions might be appropriate to change food behaviour  ...  Acknowledgements This work was co-funded by Horizon Digital Economy Research Institute, UK and Crops for the Future, Malaysia.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s00779-015-0871-y fatcat:fz3udmn6djbwvaizn6po4qwmnu

Taste and place

Alan Chamberlain, Chloe Griffiths
2013 Proceedings of the 5th international workshop on Multimedia for cooking & eating activities - CEA '13  
This paper describes the design and envisioning of a novel system that enables anyone interested in cooking and wild food to create menus, locate local ingredients, make recipes and understand the local  ...  We also offer a development framework for small businesses to use the system to their advantage, by matching up their locally available resources to the trails and recipes in the Tastebook, and this creates  ...  We use this paper as a space in which we can explore its design in relation to other domains of use.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2506023.2506034 dblp:conf/mm/ChamberlainG13 fatcat:3pm3uzjrt5bntllcd26dcb7tti

Social Navigation [chapter]

Rosta Farzan, Peter Brusilovsky
2018 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
In this chapter, we cover details of various approaches in implementing social navigation support in the information space, and we connect the concept to supporting theories.  ...  Social navigation support is inspired by the natural tendencies of individuals to follow traces of each other in exploring the world, especially when dealing with uncertainties.  ...  Related to SI, the information foraging theory [94] is analogous to food foraging strategies among animals, which states that "when feasible, natural information systems evolve toward stable states that  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-90092-6_5 fatcat:5uvcdqm5arf5vdrgqog6cl7a64

Going Vegan: The Role(s) of ICT in Vegan Practice Transformation

Dennis Lawo, Margarita Esau, Philip Engelbutzeder, Gunnar Stevens
2020 Sustainability  
Based on retrospective interviews with 16 vegans, we argue to understand practice transformation as co-evolution of practices and ICT artefacts, as this perspective helps to understand how tensions arising  ...  of vegan food literacy, to the negotiation of a vegan identity, and vegan norms at the intersection of the 'odd' and the 'norm'.  ...  , or figuring out how to make use of online recipe databases.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su12125184 fatcat:cxtalrw6lvccbl7pu3wnrshpse

Diet of the Poor in Roman Italy: An Exploration of Wild and Cultivated Plants as an Essential Dietary Component

Brittany Bauer
2020 EXARC Journal  
How then are we to determine what the poor inhabitants of Roman Italy ate, and how they experienced food? Three methods may assist in this pursuit.  ...  Second, we can look to present-day poor Italians to see what their relationship to food looks like. Third, we may use experimental archaeology to fill in the gaps in our knowledge.  ...  How then are we to determine what the poor inhabitants of Roman Italy ate, and how they experienced food? Three methods may assist in this pursuit.  ... 
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Bearing an Open "Pandora's Box"

Adrian K. Clear, Kirstie O'neill, Adrian Friday, Mike Hazas
2016 ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction  
To inform this exercise, we set out to understand the place of food in people's lives, their food practices, and the processes of transition, past and ongoing, that shape these.  ...  We highlight the importance of designing to heighten, redirect, and sometimes rekindle the 'meaningfulness' of food and meals in people's lives.  ...  Where they did arise, it was in relation to finding recipes, searching for special offers, online shopping, sharing photographs of food with others, or researching the ethical aspects of particular foods  ... 
doi:10.1145/2970817 fatcat:xgqrqi7h3jat5dg7qgj2egmuwm

The Thing in a Jar: Mushrooms and Ontological Speculations in Post-Yugoslavia

Larisa Jasarevic
2015 Cultural Anthropology  
Finally, my deepest thanks to Cultural Anthropology's anonymous readers, the editorial team, and most of all, to the generous and insightful Cymene Howe-without all of you, this would have been simply  ...  Acknowledgments I offer my sincere thanks to many people who exercised their patience, imagination, and editing talents on this piece.  ...  On behalf of the featured authors, Braun and Whatmore call for a more robust engagement with materiality while voicing a shared question: How does stuff ground, pervade, and transform political life, which  ... 
doi:10.14506/ca30.1.04 fatcat:rrwxdg73pjdd3j7vmofnydwii4

Engaged research-led teaching: composing collective inquiry with digital methods and data

Jonathan Gray, Liliana Bounegru, Richard Rogers, Tommaso Venturini, Donato Ricci, Axel Meunier, Michele Mauri, Sabine Niederer, Natalia Sánchez Querubín, Marc Tuters, Lucy Kimbell, Anders Kristian Munk
2022 Zenodo  
Informed by constructivist approaches to learning and pragmatist approaches to collective inquiry, these considerations aim to support teaching and learning through digital projects which surface and reflect  ...  on the questions, problems, formats, data, methods, materials and means through which they are produced.  ...  Most of all we are grateful to all of the co-inquirers who have joined us in exploring the projects, formats and approaches discussed in this article.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6818360 fatcat:k4qznpyb55ddrlvb4vee3gnye4

5. Culinary Linguistics: The Chef's Special

Cornelia Gerhardt, Maximiliane Frobenius, Susanne Ley
2016 English and American Studies in German  
CLU-SAL publishes monographs and edited collections, culturally oriented grammars and dictionaries in the cross-and interdisciplinary domain of anthropological linguistics or linguistic anthropology.  ...  KU is a collaborative initiative designed to make high quality books Open Access for the public good. The Open Access isbn for this book is 978 90 272 7171 6.  ...  Acknowledgement We would like to express our gratitude to all those who have worked with us as workplace collaborators and who have allowed us to record their interactions.  ... 
doi:10.1515/east-2016-0006 fatcat:43cmfudv4bgy7fxskeazmg4vbq

Food and identity in Central Asia

Sebile Yapici
2018 Central Asian Survey  
Aida Aaly Alymbaeva shows that food and food sharing in Kyrgyzstan's Chelpek village, which has been associated with the Kalmak minority, are very similar to those in nearby Kyrgyz villages. yet there  ...  are three dishes that people of Chelpek consider to be specific for their village and serve as their markers of identity. baktygul Karimova explores how 'ethnic food' has become politicised in the town  ...  As anthropologists we cautiously navigate shoals of generalizing and essentializing.however, we are still searching for and trying to apprehend what we think of as culturally phenomenal.indeed, i am trying  ... 
doi:10.1080/02634937.2018.1549398 fatcat:meo5ahx635f2plnuue5hohm7mu

Interaction in Virtual Archives: The Polar Bear Expedition Digital Collections Next Generation Finding Aid

Magia Krause, Elizabeth Yakel
2007 The American Archivist  
As we developed our ideas for the site, we searched for appropriate content-a large collection or group of collections-with which to experiment.  ...  To understand more about how visitors utilize the search feature, we again examined the transaction logs.  ...  Node-From Node-To Hits  ... 
doi:10.17723/aarc.70.2.lpq61247881t10kv fatcat:vrwnh67rhfgxbnafbwohl3i4pa

The information flaneur

Marian Dörk, Sheelagh Carpendale, Carey Williamson
2011 Proceedings of the 2011 annual conference on Human factors in computing systems - CHI '11  
Motivated by enabling technological trends and inspired by the information flaneur, we present explorability as a new guiding principle for design and raise research challenges regarding the representation  ...  The resulting information-seeking model conceptualizes the interrelated nature between information activities and experiences as a continuum between horizontal exploration and vertical immersion.  ...  We are also very grateful to the reviewers for their constructive feedback and suggestions. Funding was provided by SMART Technologies, NSERC, and AITF.  ... 
doi:10.1145/1978942.1979124 dblp:conf/chi/DorkCW11 fatcat:6aqjnk3w6jcyhf45wpa7yznuiq


Walter S. Lasecki, Rachel Wesley, Jeffrey Nichols, Anand Kulkarni, James F. Allen, Jeffrey P. Bigham
2013 Proceedings of the 26th annual ACM symposium on User interface software and technology - UIST '13  
A shared memory space helps the dynamic crowd workforce maintain consistency, and a game-theoretic incentive mechanism helps to balance their efforts between proposing and voting.  ...  Chorus demonstrates a new future in which conversational assistants are made usable in the real world by combining human and machine intelligence, and may enable a useful new way of interacting with the  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS This work is supported by National Science Foundation awards #IIS-1149709 and #IIS-1218209, and a Microsoft Research Ph.D. Fellowship.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2501988.2502057 dblp:conf/uist/LaseckiWNKAB13 fatcat:affripssl5eo5jg757vbtyv25y
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