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Nina Heidenstrøm

Nina Heidenstrøm

About

Nina Heidenstrøm holds a PhD in sociology from the University of Oslo (2020). The dissertation, "Preparedness in Everyday life. A Social Practice Perspective", studies how everyday practices shape preparedness for extensive infrastructure breakdwons. Heidenstrøm also studies sustainable energy consumption and sustainable food consumption, including digital food acquisition and food waste. She employs theoretical and methodological tools including social practice theory, ANT, fieldwork and visual methods to study informal and tacit knowledge about consumption.

Fields of study

Academic disciplines

Sociology

Subject areas

Consumption   Energy use   Sustainable consumption   Emergency preparedness   Matsvinn

Research projects

Scientific publications

Heidenstrøm, Nina; Throne-Holst, Harald (2020). “Someone will take care of it”. Households' understanding of their responsibility to prepare for and cope with electricity and ICT infrastructure breakdowns. Energy Policy .

Heidenstrøm, Nina; Rhiger Hansen, Anders (2020). Embodied competences in preparedness for blackouts: Mixed methods insights from rural and urban Norwegian households. Energy Research & Social Science .

Heidenstrøm, Nina (2019). Informal household preparedness. Methodological approaches to everyday practices. Journal of Risk Research .

Hebrok, Marie; Heidenstrøm, Nina (2019). Contextualising food waste prevention - Decisive moments within everyday practices. Journal of Cleaner Production . Vol. 2010.

Heidenstrøm, Nina Vatvedt; Kvarnlöf, Linda (2018). Coping with blackouts: A practice theory approach to household preparedness. Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management . Vol. 26.

Heidenstrøm, Nina Vatvedt; Storm-Mathisen, Ardis (2017). Reconnection work. A network approach to households' dealing with ICT breakdowns. Akademisk Kvarter . Vol. 15.
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Gram-Hanssen, Kirsten; Heidenstrøm, Nina Vatvedt; Vittersø, Gunnar; Madsen, Line Valdorff; Jacobsen, Mette Hove (2017). Selling and installing heat pumps: influencing household practices. Building Research & Information . Vol. 45.

Vittersø, Gunnar; Heidenstrøm, Nina Vatvedt; Tangeland, Torvald (2016). Energismarte Husholdninger?. Lavik, Randi; Borgeraas, Elling Martin (Ed.). Forbrukstrender 2016. SIFO-survey: Bruk av ullklær, miljøholdninger, miljøatferd, digital betaling, håndverkertjenester, søndagshandel, med barn i butikken, innholdsmarkedsføring. 3. p. 21-25.

Vittersø, Gunnar; Heidenstrøm, Nina Vatvedt (2016). Bruktomsetning på internett. Til det beste for miljøet?. Vittersø, Gunnar; Borch, Anita; Laitala, Kirsi Maria; Strandbakken, Pål (Ed.). Forbruk og det grønne skiftet. 7. p. 109-129. Novus Forlag.

Tangeland, Torvald; Heidenstrøm, Nina Vatvedt; Throne-Holst, Harald (2016). Teknologioptimisme – en behagelig hindring for bærekraftig forbruksutvikling?. Vittersø, Gunnar; Borch, Anita; Laitala, Kirsi Maria; Strandbakken, Pål (Ed.). Forbruk og det grønne skiftet. 4. p. 55-75. Novus Forlag.





These publications are obtained from Cristin. The list may be incomplete