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The contribution of responsible consumption models in the pursuit of sustainability of well-being
Journal Title: RIVISTA DI STUDI SULLA SOSTENIBILITA' 
Author/s: Azzurra Annunziata 
Year:  2013 Issue: Language: Italian 
Pages:  20 Pg. 191-210 FullText PDF:  308 KB
DOI:  10.3280/RISS2013-001015
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The current paper analyzes the contribution that individual and collective consumption patterns can offer in the path towards the sustainability of well-being. In this regard the paper, after discussing the concept of responsible and sustainable consumption, focuses on food consumption patterns, analyzing the its impact - in terms of reproducibility of natural, social and human capital. Finally, the paper presents the results of a direct survey conducted among a sample of young consumers with the aim of analyzing environmental and health value of their food choices and identify possible ways to encourage the promotion of sustainable dietary patterns .
Keywords: Sustainability of well-being, consumption patterns, organic and functional food, young adults.

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Azzurra Annunziata, The contribution of responsible consumption models in the pursuit of sustainability of well-being in "RIVISTA DI STUDI SULLA SOSTENIBILITA'" 1/2013, pp. 191-210, DOI:10.3280/RISS2013-001015

   

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