Making knowledge work in practice [chapter]

Sietze Vellema, Faustina Obeng Adomaa, Mirjam Schoonhoven-Speijer
2021 The Politics of Knowledge in Inclusive Development and Innovation  
Making knowledge work needs to take place among real-life practices. These usually involve the work of groups of knowledgeable actors and sets of interlinked purposeful actions that have material consequences. This chapter examines a methodological perspective focusing on mutually constituting practices distributed in global commodity chains and in local food markets; the practices accomplished by different groups of actors are also situated at different sites across the commodity chain or
more » ... t system. These practices are the sites where 'knowing how to make things work' emerges. Moreover, making a set
doi:10.4324/9781003112525-23 fatcat:jztwonqmrncnfoxqffpecs3eei