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Plastic Packaging, Food Supply, and Everyday Life

Adopting a Social Practice Perspective in Social-Ecological Research

Lukas Sattlegger, Immanuel Stieß, Luca Raschewski, and Katharina Reindl

more a setting for practices than an active element within them. In contrast, Shove (2017: 155) distinguishes between three main roles that things play in practices: things can act as infrastructure that enables practices, they can be used as devices

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Adaptation Lived as a Story

Why We Should Be Careful about the Stories We Use to Tell Other Stories

Nicole Klenk

storms have hit the region. Together, these events have affected health and household savings, damaged infrastructure, disrupted services and the economy, and caused environmental damage ( Signer et al. 2014 ). Similar events across the province have led

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Eleanor Sterling, Tamara Ticktin, Tē Kipa Kepa Morgan, Georgina Cullman, Diana Alvira, Pelika Andrade, Nadia Bergamini, Erin Betley, Kate Burrows, Sophie Caillon, Joachim Claudet, Rachel Dacks, Pablo Eyzaguirre, Chris Filardi, Nadav Gazit, Christian Giardina, Stacy Jupiter, Kealohanuiopuna Kinney, Joe McCarter, Manuel Mejia, Kanoe Morishige, Jennifer Newell, Lihla Noori, John Parks, Pua’ala Pascua, Ashwin Ravikumar, Jamie Tanguay, Amanda Sigouin, Tina Stege, Mark Stege, and Alaka Wali

) Socioeconomic infrastructure Is the socioeconomic infrastructure adequate for the needs of the community? (17) Human health and environmental conditions What is the general health situation of local people also considering the prevailing environmental conditions

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A Crystal Ball for Forests?

Analyzing the Social-Ecological Impacts of Forest Conservation and Management over the Long Term

Daniel C. Miller, Pushpendra Rana, and Catherine Benson Wahlén

through Changes in Ecosystem Services and Infrastructure .” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111 ( 11 ): 4332 – 4337 . doi:10.1073/pnas.1307712111 . 10.1073/pnas.1307712111 Ferraro , Paul J. , Merlin M. Hanauer , and Katharine R

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We All We Got

Urban Black Ecologies of Care and Mutual Aid

Ashanté M. Reese and Symone A. Johnson

often poor residents structurally vulnerable to climate disasters, pandemics, and the failures of everyday city infrastructures. These fatal couplings make it impossible to treat “urban,” “environment,” and “race” as distinct categories. Rather, as

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Danielle M. Purifoy

for the pulp and paper industry, which meant chronic underinvestment in public services and resources, including schools, infrastructure, and other forms of economic development directed by the communities residing in those counties. A 2014 study by

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Indulata Prasad

dominant castes, yet Indian urban ecological discourse ignores their “infrastructural labor” ( Gidwani 2015: 575 ) and contributions towards mitigating the garbage crisis, while naturalizing their proximity to filth. Government agencies never mention the

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Alex A. Moulton and Inge Salo

States for example, racism shaped programs of infrastructural development, such as the interstate system. The highways, therefore, functioned as a space-annihilating technology that exploited and reproduced the second-class status of African Americans

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Amani C. Morrison

and hazards that existed in their building's structure and infrastructure, and when they did not or could not, their experiences and the stories of others shaped their interactions with future built environments, such as in Frank London Brown

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Adwaita Banerjee, Emma Banks, Julie Brugger, Maya Daurio, Florence Durney, Wendi A. Haugh, Lisa Hiwasaki, David M. Hoffman, Raka Sen, David Stentiford, and Weronika Tomczyk

this case within the context of scientific practices co-produced by individuals and institutions, what Hirsch refers to as “knowledge infrastructures” (36). The Columbia River Basin spans multiple states, protected tribal fishing access, and an