ISSF: Who's Who in SSF - Alison L Neilson

Who's Who in SSF

Alison L Neilson | Interdisciplinary Centre for Social Sciences, CICS.NOVA FCSH Nova University of Lisbon
Details
Name Alison L Neilson
Email aln@fcsh.unl.pt
Country of residence Portugal
Primary institutional/organizational affiliation Interdisciplinary Centre for Social Sciences, CICS.NOVA FCSH Nova University of Lisbon
City/town Lisbon
Country Portugal
Contributor aneilson (Alison L Neilson)
Contribution date 10/29/2014
Geographic scope
Sub-national Azores autonomous region Portugal
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Researcher information
Researcher Yes
Number of publications in the last 10 years 26
Highest level of education PhD
Research method(s)/approach(es) commonly applied

Focus groups
Participatory Action research
Arts-informed research (photo-elicitation)
Narrative inquiry
Ethnography
Reflexive inquiry

Issues addressed

Knowledge production
Environmental justice
Sustainability

Themes/Issues
Economic
Ecological Traditional/local/scientific ecological knowledge
Social/Cultural Gender
Livelihoods (inc. diversification, dependency, alternatives)
Intergenerational transmission of knowledge, recruitment, professionalization, education, training
Identity, place and culture (inc. material, belief systems, perception)
Governance Community-based/co-management systems
Goals, principles, knowledge and values
Organizations (government, NGOs, co-ops, private enterprise, etc.)
Participation/representation in decision-making
Politics and power
Species
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