reflections on food

growing, cooking, eating, and thinking…

F5 = 5 := Frames

Frames dictate and define how we see what we see. The crucial issue for the sociologist is to understand who decides which frames we are supposed to use… and for … Continue reading

March 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

F5 = 5 := Non-human agency

In the garden as well as in the field a multiplicity of actors intervenes to create the landscape we live in. Honoring non-human agency is an easy task for the … Continue reading

March 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

F5 = 5 := Reflexivity

The concept of reflexivity, as developed by Giddens, refers to one of the processes by which people in contemporary societies shape their lives by taking up trends while at the same … Continue reading

March 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

F5 = 5 := Embeddedness

Embeddedness is an abstraction that speaks to connections: the ones we know and accept, we cherish or loathe; the ones we are not aware of; the ones we want or … Continue reading

March 2, 2015 · Leave a comment