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Nina Heidenstrøm

Nina Heidenstrøm

About

Nina Heidenstrøm has a PhD in sociology, University of Oslo. She researches sustainable consumption and household preparedness. Common to the two topics is a focus on everyday life, social practices and embodied knowledge. She uses qualitative, ethnographic methods with a particular interest in how material culture can be used to understand the social world.

Fields of study

Academic disciplines

Sociology

Subject areas

Consumption   Energy use   Sustainable consumption   Emergency preparedness   Matsvinn

Research projects

Scientific publications

Heidenstrøm, Nina; Hebrok, Marie (2021). Towards realizing the sustainability potential within digital food provisioning platforms: The case of meal box schemes and online grocery shopping in Norway. Sustainable Production and Consumption .

Heidenstrøm, Nina (2021). The utility of social practice theory in risk research. Journal of Risk Research .

Heidenstrøm, Nina; Hebrok, Marie (2021). Fridge studies – Rummage through the fridge to understand food waste. Appetite . Vol. 165.

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. 11 p. Energy Policy . Vol. 2020.
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/...

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 . Vol. 66:101498.
http://hdl.handle.net/10852/82850

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.
http://www.akademiskkvarter.hum.aau.dk/AKsamlet/AK...

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.

Heidenstrøm, Nina Vatvedt; Vittersø, Gunnar; Throne-Holst, Harald (2015). Understanding consumption as social practice in enviromental policy. Strandbakken, Pål; Gronow, Jukka (Ed.). The consumer in society : A tribute to Eivind Stø. 3. p. 59-84. Abstrakt forlag.

Strandbakken, Pål; Heidenstrøm, Nina (2013). Utgang. Strandbakken, Pål; Heidenstrøm, Nina (Ed.). Hinsides symbolverdi. Materialiteten i forbruket. 13. p. 259-267. Novus Forlag.

Heidenstrøm, Nina; Strandbakken, Pål (2013). Å leke Gud med utendørsklimaet. Terrassevarmere og energibruk. Strandbakken, Pål; Heidenstrøm, Nina (Ed.). Hinsides symbolverdi. Materialiteten i forbruket. 10. p. 207-224. Novus Forlag.

Strandbakken, Pål; Heidenstrøm, Nina (2013). Mobiltelefoner og frysere. Forbrukerpraksiser og produkters levetid. Strandbakken, Pål; Heidenstrøm, Nina (Ed.). Hinsides symbolverdi. Materialiteten i forbruket. 4. p. 83-98. Novus Forlag.

Strandbakken, Pål; Heidenstrøm, Nina (2013). Hinsides symbolverdi. Strandbakken, Pål; Heidenstrøm, Nina (Ed.). Hinsides symbolverdi. Materialiteten i forbruket. 1. p. 9-30. Novus Forlag.

Strandbakken, Pål; Heidenstrøm, Nina (2013). Hinsides symbolverdi. Materialiteten i forbruket. ISBN: 978-82-7099-737-4. 272 p. Novus Forlag.

Stø, Eivind; Heidenstrøm, Nina; Strandbakken, Pål; Throne-Holst, Harald (2011). A secret success: Reduced electricity consumption in Norwegian households. Lindström, Therese; Nilsson, Lisa (Ed.). Energy efficiency first: The foundation of a low-carbon society. ECEEE 2011 Summer Study Proceedings. 8-385. p. 2047-2056. European Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ECEEE).

Heidenstrøm, Nina; Strandbakken, Pål; Throne-Holst, Harald (2011). Conceptualization of a new technology: exploring the terrace heater. Lindström, Therese; Nilsson, Lisa (Ed.). Energy efficiency first: The foundation of a low-carbon society. ECEEE 2011 Summer Study Proceedings. 8-315. p. 1993-2000. European Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ECEEE).



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