The transition movement and food sovereignty: From local resilience to global engagement in food system transformation

@article{Sage2014TheTM,
  title={The transition movement and food sovereignty: From local resilience to global engagement in food system transformation},
  author={Colin Sage},
  journal={Journal of Consumer Culture},
  year={2014},
  volume={14},
  pages={254 - 275}
}
  • C. Sage
  • Published 3 April 2014
  • Political Science
  • Journal of Consumer Culture
The emergence of grassroots social movements variously preoccupied with a range of external threats, such as diminishing supplies of fossil energy or climate change, has led to increased interest in the production of local food. Drawing upon the notion of cognitive praxis, this article utilises transition as a trajectory guided by an overarching cosmology that brings together a broad social movement seeking a more resilient future. This ‘grand narrative’ is reinforced by ‘transition movement… 

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