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The meaning of living environmental knowledge in productive activities: the case of a Finnish dairy farm

Mikkola, Minna (2005) The meaning of living environmental knowledge in productive activities: the case of a Finnish dairy farm. Forskningsnytt om økologisk landbruk i Norden (2), pp. 16-17.

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Summary

Individuals and communities need 'living' environmental knowledge as their particular resource in order to develop their environmental practices and identities. Environmental knowledge can be defined as embedded explanatory, instrumental and evaluative knowledge, offering the 'why' and 'how' for the actors.


EPrint Type:Journal paper
Keywords:knowledge, environmental knowledge, organic production
Subjects: Knowledge management
Research affiliation: Finland > Univ. Helsinki > Rural Research
Related Links:http://www.cul.slu.se/information/publik/fnytt2005/fnytt205.pdf
Deposited By: Koistinen, Riitta
ID Code:6920
Deposited On:16 Jan 2006
Last Modified:12 Apr 2010 07:32
Document Language:English
Status:Published
Refereed:Not peer-reviewed

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