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The Ethics of Fieldwork - Prof Jenny Pickerill

My research has taken me to all sorts of places around the world and I have ended up in all sorts of situations. Common to all these encounters has been a concern about the ethics of my fieldwork and the impact that I am having on the places I am visiting. 1,194 more words

Research

Food justice encompasses much more than just putting good food on the table

Jem Greenway is a 3rd year geography student here in the department – he recently attended the Decent Helpings event, here is his blog post about his experience and thoughts about the work being done. 708 more words

Human Geography

My week as a lecturer #9...moving and returning

This week has involved moving house. Hurrah! I now have a room full of boxes and bookcases waiting to be unpacked. Everything from my undergrad days to PhD to many volumes of geography journals. 402 more words

Globalization

Globalization of Indonesia

Globalization is the process is spreading ideas, goods, and beliefs through interaction , which affects the world economically, socially, culturally, and intellectually through the advances in transportation and communication. 273 more words

Human Geography

Civilization 5: Beyond Earth

Over the past couple of years I have accrued over 300 hours playing Civilization in its many instalments. As of a few weeks ago, Civilization 5: Beyond Earth was released. 751 more words

Computer Games

Bilingual Dictionary Activity

After more suggestions and support about how to help my English Language Learners, I am continuing to find ways to include them in my classroom. I have several ideas (one of them coming next week) but I wanted to prepare my general students to be open to Spanish in the classroom. 207 more words

Classroom Activity