Robert Chiles

Associate Professor of Rural Sociology

Robert Chiles

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Food Meat Qualitative Research Research Ethics Ecosystem Ecosystems Infrastructure Stormwater Agriculture Big Data Animals Ethics City Green Food Service Sponge Safety Meat Consumption Animal Skull Public Planning Refining Water Water Quality

Most Recent Publications

Thick and thin food justice approaches in the evaluation of cellular agriculture

Garrett M. Broad, Robert M. Chiles, 2022, Nature Food on p. 795-797

Ecosystem Benefits Provision of Green Stormwater Infrastructure in Chinese Sponge Cities

Rui Wang, Hong Wu, Robert Chiles, 2022, Environmental Management on p. 558-575

Empathic choices for animals versus humans: the role of choice context and perceived cost

C. Daryl Cameron, Michael Lengieza, Eliana Hadjiandreou, Eliana Hadjiandreou,, J Swim, Janet Swim, R Chiles, Eliana Hadjiandreou, Robert M. Chiles, 2022, Journal of Social Psychology on p. 161-177

Principles of foodservice ethics: a general review

Amit Sharma, Phillip M. Jolly, Robert Magneson Chiles, Robin B. DiPietro, Angeline Jaykumar, Hema Kesa, Heather Monteiro, Kevin Roberts, Laure Saulais, 2021, International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management

The epistemological and methodological foundations of qualitative research

Allison Niebauer, Abou Traore, Jason Turowetz, Robert Chiles, 2020, International Sociological Association eSymposium on p. 1-13

Consumer agency and the ethical obligations of food service providers in an era of cheap food, racial inequality, and neoliberal governance

Robert Chiles, 2019, on p. 193-206

Qualitative Research Ethics in the Big Data Era: Part II

Leland Glenna, Arielle Hesse, Clare Hinrichs, Robert Chiles, Carolyn Sachs, 2019, American Behavioral Scientist on p. 667-668

Qualitative Research Ethics in the Big-Data Era

Leland Glenna, Arielle Hesse, Clare Hinrichs, Robert Chiles, C Sachs, 2019, American Behavioral Scientist on p. 555-559

Cell-culture technology and potential impacts on livestock production

Elizabeth Hines, R Chiles, J Campbelle, T Felix, Tara Felix, T Feliz, J Campbell, Robert Chiles, J Campbell, 2018, Penn State Extension News

Most-Cited Papers

If they come, we will build it: In vitro meat and the discursive struggle over future agrofood expectations

Robert Magneson Chiles, 2013, Agriculture and Human Values on p. 511-523

Intertwined ambiguities: Meat, in vitro meat, and the ideological construction of the marketplace

Robert M. Chiles, 2013, Journal of Consumer Behaviour on p. 472-482

Why is meat so important in Western history and culture? A genealogical critique of biophysical and political-economic explanations

Robert M. Chiles, Amy J. Fitzgerald, 2018, Agriculture and Human Values on p. 1-17

Hidden in Plain Sight: How Industry, Mass Media, and Consumers’ Everyday Habits Suppress Food Controversies

Robert Magneson Chiles, 2017, Sociologia Ruralis on p. 791-815

Principles of foodservice ethics: a general review

Amit Sharma, Phillip M. Jolly, Robert Magneson Chiles, Robin B. DiPietro, Angeline Jaykumar, Hema Kesa, Heather Monteiro, Kevin Roberts, Laure Saulais, 2021, International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management

Ecosystem Benefits Provision of Green Stormwater Infrastructure in Chinese Sponge Cities

Rui Wang, Hong Wu, Robert Chiles, 2022, Environmental Management on p. 558-575

Agri-food firms, universities, and corporate social responsibility: What's in the public interest?

Robert M. Chiles, Leland Glenna, Amit Sharma, Jeffrey Catchmark, C. Daniel Azzara, Audrey Maretzki, 2018, Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems on p. 1--11

Food System Fragility and Resilience in the Aftermath of Disruption and Controversy

Robert M. Chiles, 2016, Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics on p. 1021-1042

Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Agriculture: Reconciling the Epistemological, Ethical, Political, and Practical Challenges

Robert M. Chiles, Eileen E. Fabian, Daniel Tobin, Scott J. Colby, S. Molly DePue, 2018, Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics on p. 341-348

Qualitative Research Ethics in the Big-Data Era

Leland Glenna, Arielle Hesse, Clare Hinrichs, Robert Chiles, C Sachs, 2019, American Behavioral Scientist on p. 555-559