Practising Sustainability Unintentionally: An Ethnography of Allotmenteering

Charlotte Hadley, Fiona Cheetham

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This study takes an ethnographic approach to explore how the ordinary, routine processes and practicalities of doing allotmenteering interrelate and overlap with conceptualisations of environmentally responsible consumption. Using a practice-theoretical lens, our ethnographic findings reveal how, through practising allotmenteering, allotmenteers engage in environmentally responsible and sustainable consumption patterns unintentionality.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings European Association for Consumer Research 2018
EditorsMaggie Geuens, Mario Pandelaere, Michel Tuan Pham, Iris Vermeir
PublisherAssociation for Consumer Research
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)9780915552788
Publication statusPublished - 2018
Event11th European ACR Conference - Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
Duration: 21 Jun 201823 Jun 2018 (Link to Conference Website)


Conference11th European ACR Conference
Abbreviated titleEACR 2018
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