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On His Proverbial Plate

A visit with Sandy Rikoon, Professor, Rural Sociology

By LuAnne Roth
Published: - Topics: environmental sociology political ecology food security ethnicity research

“Study of a Failure”

Topics: research Rural Sociology

Only after encountering problems do many state and federal agencies call upon the expertise of social scientists for help, and Rikoon wishes they would ask for help while they set up a project—rather than afterward—to make sure the process fits with local norms.