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Bruckner, Heide Instructor


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research overview

  • Dr. Bruckner's work focuses on the promises and challenges of so-called “alternative” food systems. She raises questions as to social, cultural and economic inclusion of trends such as urban gardens, organic food, and animal-welfare certified meat. In past projects, she has emphasized participatory action research and engaged qualitative scholarship in settings as diverse as Honduras, Peru, Austria and Arizona.


  • food systems, political ecology, more-than-human geography, environmental justice, qualitative methods, engaged scholarship


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International Activities

global connections related to teaching and scholarly work (in recent years)

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