Below are listed all publications in date order. Links are provided to most. Some publications have copyright restrictions, but where possible alternates are provided if you do not have access. If you cannot get access to particular articles, please be in touch at ians(at)ids.ac.uk, and I will try and send you a copy (not possible for books I am afraid).

Please search my Researchgate profile for copies of publications: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Ian_Scoones

2018

Land Reform in Zimbabwe: Challenges for Policy. Ian Scoones. CreateSpace Publishing.

Medium-scale farms in Africa: the experience of the ‘Native Purchase Areas’ in Zimbabwe, Scoones, I., Mavedzenge, B. and Murimbarimba, F., Africa.

Narratives of scarcity: framing the global land rush, Scoones, I. Smalley, R., Hall, R., and Tsikata, D, Geoforum.

Emancipatory rural politics: confronting authoritarian populism, Scoones, I., Borras, J., Edelman, M., Hall, R., White, B. and Wolford, W. Journal of Peasant Studies, 45(1), 1-20.

Land grabbing, Companion to Environmental Studies 214 (218), 214-218

Labour after land reform: The Precarious Livelihoods of Former Farmworkers in Zimbabwe, Scoones, I., Mavedzenge, B. and Murimbarimba, F. Development and Change (in press, forthcoming).

Scoones, I., Mavedzenge, B. and Murimbarimba, F. Young people and land in Zimbabwe: Livelihood challenges after land reform. Review of African Political Economy (under review).

 

2017

Hall, R., Scoones, I. and Tsikata, D., 2017. Plantations, outgrowers and commercial farming in Africa: agricultural commercialisation and implications for agrarian change. The Journal of Peasant Studies, 44(3), pp.515-537.

Tobacco, contract farming and agrarian change in Zimbabwe, Scoones, I., Mavedzenge, B., Murimbarimba, F. and Sukume, C. Journal of Agrarian Change

Livelihoods, land and political economy: Reflections on research methodology in the work of Sam Moyo. Agarian South

One Health for a changing world: perspectives from Africa, Cunningham, A., Scoones, I. and Wood, J., Phil Trans Royal Society B.

Integrative modelling for One Health: pattern, process and participation, Scoones, I. Jones, K, Lo Iacono, G., Redding, D., Wilkinson, A. and Wood, J. Phil Trans Royal Society B.

Structural drivers of vulnerability to zoonotic disease in Africa. Vupenyu Dzingirai, Sally Bukachi, Melissa Leach, Lindiwe Mangwanya, Ian Scoones, Annie Wilkinson, Phil Trans Royal Society B.

People, patches and parasites: the case of trypanosomiasis in Zimbabwe, Scoones, I., Dzingirai, V., Anderson, N., MacLeod, E., Mangwanya, L., Matawa, F., Murwira, A., Nyakupinda, L., Shereni, W. and Welburn, S.C, Human Ecology, 45, 643-654

 

2016

The Politics of Sustainability and Development, Annual Review of Environment and Resources, Vol 41, 293-319.: DOI: 10.1146/annurev-environ-110615-090039

A new politics of development cooperation? Chinese and Brazilian engagements in African agriculture. I Scoones, K Amanor, A Favareto, G Qi, World Development 81, 1-1

Strengthening Land Governance: Lessons from implementing the Voluntary Guidelines. 2016 LEGEND State of the Debate Report. LEGEND/ODI: London (with Ruth Hall).

The Political Economy of Sugar in Southern Africa – Introduction, Dubb, A., Scoones, I and Woodhouse, P. Journal of Southern African Studies, online: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03057070.2016.1214020

Sugar, People and Politics in Zimbabwe’s Lowveld, Scoones, I., Mavedzenge, B. and Murimbarimba, F. Journal of Southern African Studies, online: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03057070.2016.1187972

The futures of pastoralism in the Horn of Africa: pathways of growth and change. Catley A, Lind J, Scoones I, Rev Sci Tech. 2016 Nov;35(2):389-403. doi: 10.20506/rst.35.2.2524.

Global Narratives: the political economy of One Health, V. Galaz, M. Leach and I Scoones, In: One Health: Science, Politics and Zoonotic Disease in Africa, ed. K. Bardosh. London: Routledge

Contested Histories: Power and politics in trypanosomiasis control, I .Scoones, In: One Health: Science, Politics and Zoonotic Disease in Africa, ed. K. Bardosh. London: Routledge

Zoonotic diseases: who gets sick, and why? Explorations from Africa. V Dzingirai, B Bett, S Bukachi, E Lawson, L Mangwanya, I Scoones, et al. Critical Public Health, 1-14

Chinese engagement in African agriculture is not what it seems: Africa SABI Magazine-Tydskrif 8 (4), 35-35

Indian seeds in Africa: a scoping study of challenges and opportunities. D Glover, A Kumar, D Alemu, H Odame, M Akwara, I Scoones. Working Paper-Future Agricultures Consortium. IDS; Brighton.

Land reform, livelihoods and the politics of agrarian change in Zimbabwe, in: State, Land and Democracy in Southern Africa. Palloti, A. and Tornimbeni, C. (eds.). London: Routledge

 

2015

Africa’s Land Rush: Rural Livelihoods and Agrarian Change. Edited with Ruth Hall and Dzodzi Tsikata (James Currey/Boydell) Read the first chapter.

Sustainable Livelihoods and Rural Development. Small Books for Big Ideas Series. Critical Agrarian and Peasant Studies. Fernwood/Practical Action Publishing (also being translated into Spanish, French, Portuguese, Chinese, Bahasa, Turkish, Russian, Italian, Thai).

Accelerating Sustainability: Why Political Economy Matters (with Hubert Schmitz). IDS Evidence Report. IDS: Brighton

Space, Markets and Employment in Agricultural Development: Zimbabwe Country Report. Research Report 46.Chrispen Sukume , Blasio Mavedzenge, Felix Murimbarima , Ian Scoones (2015: PLAAS, Cape Town)

Resistance, Acquiescence or Incorporation? An Introduction to Land Grabbing and Political Reactions ‘From Below’ Special Issue edited by M Edelman, R Hall, SM Borras Jr, I Scoones, B White, W Wolford. Journal of Peasant Studies, 42 (3-4)

Land reform, livelihoods and the politics of agrarian change in Zimbabwe, in: State, Land and Democracy in Southern Africa. Palloti, A. and Tornimbeni, C. (eds.), Ashgate (forthcoming, September)

The Politics of Green Transformations. Edited with Melissa Leach and Peter Newell. Routledge: London.

The political economy of One Health research and policySTEPS Centre Working Paper, 81. STEPS Centre: Brighton, with V. Galaz, M. Leach and C. Stein.

Carbon Conflicts and Forest Landscapes in Africa. Edited with Melissa Leach. Routledge: London (forthcoming).

Zimbabwe’s land reform: a new politics of the countryside. Review of African Political Economy. DOI: 10.1080/03056244.2014.968118.

Transforming soils: transdiscipilinary and pathways to sustainabilityCurrent Opinion in Environmental Sustainability, 15:20–24.

 

2014

New directions in agrarian political economy, 40th Anniversary Speical Issue edited with M Fairbairn, J Fox, SR Isakson, M Levien, N Peluso, S Razavi et al. Journal of Peasant Studies 41 (5), 653-666

Narratives of scarcity: understanding the ‘global resource grab’ with R Smalley, R Hall, D Tsikata FAC Working Paper 76. FAC: Brighton.

The Politics of Trypanosomiasis Control in AfricaSTEPS Working Paper 57. STEPS: Brighton

Debating Zimbabwe’s Land Reform. Create Space Publishing.

 

2013

Governing global land deals: the role of the state in the rush for land W Wolford, SM Borras, R Hall, I Scoones, B White (eds.). Wiley Blackwell: Oxford

Zoonoses: From Panic to Planning C Holley, K Jones, M Leach, N Marks, I Scoones, S Welburn, J Wood. IDS: Brighton

The politics of evidence: A response to Rulli and D’Odorico I Scoones, R Hall, SMB Jr, B White, W Wolford. Journal of Peasant Studies, 1-2

Carbon forestry in West Africa: The politics of models, measures and verification processes M Leach, I Scoones Global Environmental Change 23 (5), 957-967

Innovation politics post-Rio+ 20: hybrid pathways to sustainability? A Ely, A Smith, A Stirling, M Leach, I Scoones Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy 31 (6), 1063-1081

New Development Encounters: China and Brazil in African Agriculture. Edited with Lidia Cabral and Henry Tugendhat. IDS Bulletin, 44(4).

Negotiating  new Relationships: how the Ethiopian state is involving China and Brazil in agriculture and rural development, with Dawit Alemu, IDS Bulletin 44 (4), 91-100.

The politics of evidence: methodologies for understanding the global land rush. JPS Forum on Global Land Grabbing II, Journal of Peasant Studies, 40(3). Edited with Ruth Hall, Saturnino M. Borras Jr, Ben White and Wendy Wolford.

Understanding and managing zoonotic risk in the new livestock industries Marco Liverani, Jeff Waage, Tony Barnett, Dirk U Pfeiffer, Jonathan Rushton, James W Rudge, Michael E Loevinsohn, Ian Scoones, Richard D Smith, Ben S Cooper, Lisa J White, Shan Goh, Peter Horby, Brendan Wren, Ozan Gundogdu, Abigail Woods, Richard J Coker. Environmental Health Perspectives,  http://dx.doi.org/10.1289/ehp.1206001.

The social and political lives of zoonotic disease models: narratives, science and policy, with Melissa Leach. Social Science and Medicine, 88: 10-17

Green Grabbing: A New Appropriation of Nature?  edited with James Fairhead and Melissa Leach. London and New York: Routledge

Governing Global Land Deals: The Role of the State in the Rush for Land. Special Issue, Development and Change, 44(2): 189-210. Wendy Wolford, Saturnino M. Borras Jr., Ruth Hall, Ian Scoones and Ben White (editors) (also forthcoming Blackwell Wiley book)

Pandemic Flu Controversies: What have we learned? Reflections from a workshop to discuss lessons, policy implications and future challenges, with Elbe, S. and Leach, M. STEPS Centre and Centre for Global Health Policy, University of Sussex, Brighton

Zoonoses – From panic to planning. Grace, D., Holley, C., Jones, K., Leach, M., Marks, N., Scoones, I., Welburn, S. and Wood, J. IDS Rapid Response Briefing, 2. Brighton, UK: Institute of Development Studies

The New Enclosures: Critical Perspectives on Corporate Land Deals, edited with Ben White, Jun Borras, Ruth Hall, and Wendy Wolford. Routledge: London and New York

Pastoral Development in Africa: Dynamic Change at the Margins, edited with Andy Catley and Jeremy Lind. Earthscan/Routledge: London

 

2012

Livelihoods after land reform in Zimbabwe: Understanding processes of rural differentiation, with N. Marongwe, B. Mavedzenge, J. Mahenehene, F. Murimbarimba and C. Sukume. Journal of Agrarian Change Vol. 12 No. 4, pp. 503–527

The new politics of Zimbabwe’s lowveld: land struggles at the margins (with B. Mavedzenge, J. Chaumba and W. Wolmer). African Affairs (October 2012).

Livelihood change in rural Zimbabwe over 20 years, with Josphat Mushongah. Journal of Development Studies, e publication, 5 July 2012.

Transforming innovation for sustainability (with Leach et al.), Ecology and Society, 17(2): 11.

Green Grabbing: A New Appropriation of Nature? Special Issue, edited with James Fairhead and Melissa Leach. Journal of Peasant Studies, 39, 2: 237-261

The new enclosures: critical perspectives on corporate land deals, with Ben White, Jun Borras, Ruth Hall, and Wendy Wolford. Journal of Peasant Studies, 39, 3-4, 619-647.

 

2011

Zimbabwe’s land reform: challenging the myths, with N. Marongwe, B. Mavedzenge, J. Mahenehene, F. Murimbarimba and C. Sukume. Journal of Peasant Studies, 38(5): 967-993

The Politics of Seed in Africa’s Green Revolution, edited with John Thompson, IDS Bulletin, 42(4).

Whiteness in Zimbabwe: Race, Landscape and the Problem of Belonging by David McDermott Hughes. Book Review. Journal of Agrarian Change, 11(4): 603-609.

Revolutionizing Development: Reflections on the Work of Robert Chambers, edited with Andrea Cornwall, London: Earthscan

The Politics of Biofuels, Land and Agrarian Change, edited with J. Borras and P McMichael, London: Routledge

Towards a better understanding of global land grabbing: an editorial introduction with J.   Borras, J. Hall, B. White, W. Wolford, Journal of Peasant Studies

The Global Redistribution of Innovation: Lessons from China and India. STEPS Centre: Brighton, and paper presented at DIME conference with A. Ely

Seeing scarcity: understanding soil fertility in Africa,  in L. Mehta (ed.), The Limits to Scarcity, Contesting the Politics of AllocationEarthscan: London

 

2010

Zimbabwe’s Land Reform: Myths and Realities, with N. Marongwe, B. Mavedzenge, J. Mahenehene, F. Murimbarimba and C. Sukume, Suffolk: James Currey

Avian Influenza: Science, Policy and Politics, London: Earthscan

Dynamic Sustainabilities: Technology, Environment, Social Justice, with M. Leach, and A. Stirling, London: Earthscan

A New Manifesto. Innovation, Sustainability, Development STEPS Centre , with the STEPS team

A New Manifesto for Innovation, Sustainability and Development – Response to Rhodes and Sulston, with A. Ely, M. Leach and A. Stirling, European Journal of Development Research  22, 586–588

The Politics of Biofuels, Land and Agrarian Change, Special Issue, edited with Phil McMichael and Jun Borras. Journal of Peasant Studies (also Routledge book)..

Contested paradigms of ‘viability’ in redistributive land reform: perspectives from southern Africa, with B. Cousins, Journal of Peasant Studies, 37:1

Foot-and-Mouth Disease and Market Access: Challenges for the Beef Industry in Southern AfricaPastoralism 1 (2): 135-164. Plus commentaries, and response. (with A. Bishi, N. Mapitse, R. Moerane, M.-L. Penrith,  R. Sibanda, G. Thomson and W. Wolmer)

Governing epidemics in an age of complexity: Narratives, politics and pathways to sustainability, with M. Leach and A. Stirling, Global Environmental Change

Fighting the flu’: Risk, uncertainty and surveillance, in Epidemics, (S. Dry, M. Leach, eds.) Earthscan: London

 

2009

Farmer First Revisited: Innovation for Agricultural Research and Development, with J. Thompson, Oxford: ITDG Publishing

Addressing the Dynamics of Agri-Food Systems: An Emerging Agenda for Social Science Research, with J. Thompson, Environmental Science and Policy 12:386-397, Elsevier

The politics of global assessments: the case of the International Assessment of Agricultural Knowledge, Science and Technology for Development (IAASTD)Journal of Peasant Studies, 36(3): 545-565

Livelihoods perspectives and rural developmentJournal of Peasant Studies, 36: 171-196

Africa’s biotechnology battle, with D. Glover, Nature, August 13

From Risk Assessment to Knowledge Mapping: Science, Precaution, and Participation in Disease Ecology,  With A Stirling, Ecology and Society, 14(2)

New Directions for African Agriculture, with L. Haddad, IDS Policy Briefing 24, IDS: Brighton

Global Engagements with Global Assessments: The Case of the International Assessment of Agricultural Knowledge, Science and Technology for Development (IAASTD)IDS Research Summary of IDS Working Paper 313, IDS: Brighton.

Contested paradigms of ‘viability’ in redistributive land reform: perspectives from southern Africa, with B. Cousins, PLAAS Working Paper 15

Health dynamics, innovation and the slow race to make technology work for the poor, with M. Leach, Global Forum for Health, Update, 5

One World, One Health – From principles to action, STEPS Centre: Brighton

GM Crops ten years on: hope, hype and reality, Background paper. STEPS Centre: Brighton

Pastoral Innovation Systems. Experiences from Ethiopia and Kenya, with A. Adwera, Future Agricultures Consortium: Brighton

Land Tenure Dilemmas: Next Steps for Zimbabwe, An informal briefing note

 

2008

Mobilising against GM crops in India, South Africa and BrazilJournal of Agrarian Change, 8:2-3: 315-344

The Dynamics of Real Markets: Cattle in Southern Zimbabwe following Land Reform, with B.Z. Mavedzenge, J. Mahenehene, F. Murimbarimba, and W. Wolmer, Development and Change 39.4:613-39, Oxford: Blackwell Publishing

The International Response to Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza: Science, Policy and PoliticsSTEPS Working Paper 10, STEPS Centre: Brighton

One World, One Health? Learning from the International Response to Avian InfluenzaSTEPS Briefing 10, STEPS Centre: Brighton

Foot-and-mouth disease and market access: challenges for the beef industry in southern AfricaTransboundary animal disease and market access: future options for the beef industry in southern Africa, Working Paper 1, with W. Wolmer, STEPS Centre: Brighton

Global Engagements with Global Assessments: The Case of the International Assessment of Agricultural Knowledge, Science and Technology for Development (IAASTD)IDS Working Paper 313, IDS: Brighton

Contested paradigms of ‘viability’ in redistributive land reform: perspectives from southern Africa, with B. Cousins, PLAAS Working Paper

Policy frameworks for increasing soil fertility in Africa: debating the alternatives. Paper for FAC e-debate, http://www.future-agricultures.org/ [Cadres politiques propices à l’amélioration de la fertilité des sols en Afrique] [and a summary article for IIED’s Hararmata]

Mobilising against GM crops in India, South Africa and Brazil, Transnational Agrarian Movements Confronting Globalization edited by Saturnino M. Borras Jr., Marc Edelman, and Cristóbal Kay, Wiley Blackwell

A new start for Zimbabwe? Challenging the myths about Zimbabwean agriculture and land reform and versions in the magazine ‘Land’ and various newspapers and websites

Is pastoralism a viable livelihood option? Livestock and Development, ID21 Insights, 72, IDS: Brighton

A New Start: Challenging the Myths About Zimbabwean Agriculture and Land Reform

 

2007

Mobilising Citizens: Social Movements and the Politics of Knowledge, with M. Leach, IDS Working Paper 276, IDS: Brighton

Pathways to Sustainability: An Overview of the STEPS Centre Approach, with M. Leach and A. Stirling, STEPS Centre: Brighton

Dynamic Systems and the Challenge of Sustainability, with M. Leach, A. Smith, S. Stagl, A Stirling and J. Thompson, STEPS Working Paper 1, STEPS Centre: Brighton

Understanding Governance: Pathways to Sustainability , with M. Leach, G. Bloom, A. Ely, P. Nightingale, E. Shah and A. Smith, Brighton, STEPS Working Paper 2,  STEPS Centre: Brighton

Empowering Designs: Steps Towards More Progressive Social Appraisal of Sustainability, with A. Stirling, M. Leach, L. Mehta, A. Smith, S. Stagl and J. Thompson, STEPS Working Paper 3, STEPS Centre: Brighton

Agri-Food System Dynamics: pathways to sustainability in an era of uncertainty, with J. Thompson, E. Millstone, A. Ely, F. Marshall, E. Shah and S. Stagl, STEPS Working Paper 4, STEPS Centre: Brighton

International Policy Processes and Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza. A Scoping Study, with P. Forster, STEPS Centre: Brighton and PPLPI, FAO

SustainabilityDevelopment in Practice, 17:589-596

The contested politics of biotechnology: biotech in BangaloreScience and Public Policy, 34 (261-271)

Comment on Stone, G. Beyond Agricultural Deskilling and the Spread of Genetically Modified Cotton in Warangal. Current Anthropology 48: 93-4

Biotechnology in Bangalore: the politics of innovation. Towards Pro Poor InnovationID21 Insights, 68, IDS: Brighton

Methodologies for evaluating redistributive land reform. Paper (with B. Cousins) for Livelihoods after Land Reform workshop, PLAAS: UWC: Cape Town

Land, landscapes and disease: the case of foot and mouth disease in southern Zimbabwe, with William Wolmer, South African Journal of History 58: 42-64

The Future of Pastoralism in Ethiopia. PCI/UNOCHA: Addis

The crisis of development, paper response from Steven Devereaux and Ian Scoones

Making science and technology work for the poor, editorial viewpointWorld Review of Science, Technology and Sustainable Development, 4:2//3

 

2006

Science, Agriculture and Policy Processes. The case of Biotechnology in India, Orient-Longman: Hyderabad/Delhi

Understanding Policy Processes: A Review of IDS Research on the Environment , KNOTS TEAM, IDS

Opportunistic and conservative pastoral strategies: some economic arguments, with S. Sandford, Ecological Economics 58.1:1-16

Livestock, Disease, Trade and Markets: Policy Choices for the Livestock Sector in Africa, with W. Wolmer, IDS Research Summary 269, IDS: Brighton

Changes in the Livestock Sector in Zimbabwe Following Land Reform: The case of Masvingo province. Research Report , with B.Z. Mavedzenge, J. Mahenehene, F. Murimbarimba and W. Wolmer, IDS: Brighton

Science and Citizens: Global and Local Voices, with M. Leach, IDS Policy Briefing 30, IDS: Brighton

Science, Agriculture and the Politics of Policy: The Case of Biotechnology in India, Delhi: Orient Longman

Livestock, Disease, Trade and Markets: Policy Choices for the Livestock Sector in Africa, with W. Wolmer, IDS Working Paper 269, IDS: Brighton

The Slow Race: Making Technology Work for the Poor, with M. Leach, London, Demos

Science and Citizens: Global and local voiceIDS Policy Briefing, 30, IDS: Brighton

Narratives for agricultural policy in Africa: what role for Ministries of Agriculture? With L Cabral, Future Agricultures Consortium: Brighton

Contentious Politics, Contentious Knowledges: Mobilising Against GM Crops in India, Brazil and South Africa’. IDS Working Paper, 256, IDS: Brighton

Livestock, Disease, Trade and Markets: Policy Choices for. the Livestock Sector in Africa, with W. Wolmer, IDS Working Paper 269, IDS: Brighton

Can GM crops prevent famine in Africa? In New Famines, Devereux, S. et al (eds.) Routledge: London

Changes in the Livestock Sector in Zimbabwe following Land Reform, with B.Z. Mavedzenge, J. Mahenehene, F. Murimbarimba and W. Wolmer, IDS: Brighton

Changing Animal Health Policy, with W. Wolmer, ILEIA, 21.4:22-24

 

2005

Science and Citizens: Globalization and the Challenge of Engagement, with M. Leach, and B. Wynne, London And New York: Zed Press

Changing Animal Health Policies, with W. Wolmer, LEISA Magazine 21.4:22-24

New Directions for African Agriculture, with A. deGrassi, S. Devereux and L. Haddad, IDS Bulletin 36.2, IDS: Brighton

Policy Processes for Veterinary Services in Africa: A Guide For Training, with W. Wolmer, IDS: Brighton

Contentious Politics, Contentious Knowledges: Mobilising Against GM Crops in India, South Africa and BrazilIDS Working Paper 256, IDS: Brighton

Governing technology development: challenges for agricultural research in AfricaIDS Bulletin, 36.2: 109-114, IDS: Brighton

New Directions for African AgricultureIDS Policy Briefing 24, IDS: Brighton

Local knowledge and the social shaping of soil investments: critical perspectives on the assessment of soil degradation in AfricaLand Use Policy (with James Fairhead)

Opportunistic and conservative pastoral strategies: some economic arguments, with S. Sandford, Ecological Economics 58.1: 1-6

Policy Processes in the Livestock Sector: Experiences from the African Union, AU-IBAR, with W. Wolmer, Nairobi

Policy Processes for Veterinary Services in Africa: a workshop report and training guide, with W. Wolmer, AU-IBAR: Nairobi

 

2004

Understanding policy processes in Ethiopia: a response with J. Keeley, Journal of Modern African Studies, 42: 149-153

Wildlife Management and Land Reform in Southeastern Zimbabwe: A compatible pairing or a contradiction in terms?, with W. Wolmer and L. Chaumba, Geoforum 35.1:87-98

The Rise of Rights: Rights-based Approaches to International Development, with R. Chambers, J. Gaventa, N. Kabeer, L. Morago, a. Norton, C. Nyamu, R. Singh and A. Shankland, IDS Policy Briefing 17, IDS: Brighton

Climate change and the challenge of non-equilibrium thinkingIDS Bulletin, 35.3, IDS: Brighton

Debating GM crops (editorial), ID21 Insights 52, IDS: Brighton

Policy Processes for Veterinary Services in Africa, with W. Wolmer, Workshop Report September 2004, Mombasa

Wild Foods in Agricultural Systems, in Elevitch C.R.,The Overstory book: c ultivating connections with trees, PAR:USA

 

2003

Negotiating Environmental Change with F. Berkhout and M. Leach, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing

Understanding Environmental Policy Processes: Cases from Africa with J. Keeley, London: Earthscan

From jambanja to planning: the reassertion of technocracy in land reform in south-eastern Zimbabwe? with J. Chaumba and W. Wolmer, The Journal of Modern African Studies 41.4: 533-554

New politics, new livelihoods: Changes in the Zimbabwean lowveld since the farm invasions of 2000, with J. Chaumba and W. Wolmer, Review of African Political Economy, 98: 585-608

Networks of knowledge: how farmers and scientists understand soils and their fertility. A case study from Ethiopia with D. Dea, Oxford Development Studies, 31: 461-478

Participatory processes for policy change, edited with John Thompson, PLA Notes Special Issue 43

Wildlife Management and Land Reform in Southeastern Zimbabwe: A Compatible Pairing or a Contradiction in Terms? with W. Wolmer and J. Chaumba, IDS Bulletin 34.3, IDS: Brighton

Livelihoods in crisis: new perspectives on governance and rural development in southern Africa, (ed. with William Wolmer), IDS Bulletin 34,3, IDS: Brighton

Livelihoods in Crisis? New Perspectives on Governance and Rural Development in Southern Africa with W. Wolmer, IDS Bulletin 34.3, IDS: Brighton

Tracing Policy Connections: The Politics of Knowledge in the Green Revolution and Biotechnology Eras in India with S. Seshia, IDS Working Paper 188, IDS: Brighton

Seeds in a Globalised World: Agricultural Biotechnology in Zimbabwe with J. Keeley, IDS Working Paper 189, IDS: Brighton

Contexts for Regulation: GMOs in Zimbabwe with J. Keeley,  IDS Working Paper 190, IDS: Brighton

Making Policy in the ‘New Economy’: The Case of Biotechnology in Karnataka, IndiaIDS Working Paper 196, IDS: Brighton

Regulatory Manoeuvre: The BT Cotton Controversy in IndiaBiotechnology Policy Series 14and IDS Working Paper 197, IDS: Brighton

Science and Citizenship in a Global Context with M. Leach,  IDS Working Paper 205, IDS: Brighton

Can agricultural biotechnology be pro-poor?Democratising Biotechnology: Genetically Modified Crops in Developing Countries Briefing Series , IDS: Brighton

Science, policy and biotechnology regulationDemocratising Biotechnology: Genetically Modified Crops in Developing Countries Briefing Series , IDS: Brighton

The Rural Poor, the Private Sector and Markets: Changing Interactions in Southern Africa with L. Mehta and C. Ashley, SLSA Overview paper , IDS: Brighton

Rights Talk and Rights Practice: Challenges for Southern Africa with L. Mehta and C. Ashley, SLSA Overview Paper , IDS: Brighton

Decentralisations in Practice in Southern Africa with L. Mehta and C. Ashley, SLSA Overview Paper , IDS: Brighton

Wildlife Management and Land Reform in Southeastern Zimbabwe: A Compatible Pairing or a Contradiction in Terms?SLSA Research Paper 1, with W. Wolmer and J. Chaumba, IDS: Brighton

From Jambanja to Planning: The Reassertion of Technocracy in Land Reform in Southeastern Zimbabwe with J. Chaumba and W. Wolmer, SLSA Research Paper 2, IDS: Brighton

New Politics, New Livelihoods: Changes in the Zimbabwean Lowveld Since the Farm Occupations of 2000 with J. Chaumba and W. Wolmer, SLSA Research Paper 3, IDS: Brighton

Can agricultural biotechnology be pro-poorDemocratising Biotechnology: Genetically Modified Crops in Developing Countries Briefing Series, Briefing 2, IDS: Brighton

Science, policy and biotechnology regulationDemocratising Biotechnology: Genetically Modified Crops in Developing Countries Briefing Series, Briefing 8, IDS: Brighton

Seeds in a Globalised World: Agricultural Biotechnology in Zimbabwe with J. Keeley, Biotechnology Policy Series 8, IDS: Brighton

Contexts for Regulations: GMOs in Zimbabwe with J. Keeley, Biotechnology Policy Series 9. IDS: Brighton

Making policy in the ‘New Economy’: the case of Karnataka’s biotechnology policy. Biotechnology Policy Series 13, IDS: Brighton

Tracing policy connections: the politics of knowledge in the Green Revolution and biotechnology eras in India with S. Seshia, Biotechnology Policy Series 21. IDS: Brighton

Democratising biotechnology: Genetically modified crops in developing countries, Briefings 1-13 (with others) . IDS: Brighton

 

2002

Pathways of Change. Crops, Livestock and Livelihoods in Africa. Lessons from Ethiopia, Mali and Zimbabwe, edited with William Wolmer, London: James Currey/Heinemann

Biotech Science, Biotech Business: Current Challenges and Future Prospects in IndiaEconomic and Political Weekly [India] 37.27:2725-–33

Can agricultural biotechnology be pro-poor? A sceptical look at the emerging consensus, IDS Bulletin 33.4:114–119, IDS: Brighton

Citizenship, science and risk: conceptualising relationships across issues and settings with M. Leach and J. Thompson, IDS Bulletin 33.2:40-48, IDS: Brighton

Agricultural Biotechnology and Food Security: Exploring the DebateIDS Working Paper 145, IDS: Brighton

Science, Policy and Regulation: Challenges for Agricultural Biotechnology in Developing CountriesIDS Working Paper 147, IDS: Brighton

Pathways of change: crop-livestock integration in Africa, with W. Wolmer, Pathways of Change. Crops, Livestock and Livelihoods in Africa. Lessons from Ethiopia, Mali and Zimbabwe, London: James Currey/Heineman

Crop-livestock integration in Africa: what is to be done?  with J. Ramisch, J. Keeley and W. Wolmer, Pathways of Change. Crops, Livestock and Livelihoods in Africa. Lessons from Ethiopia, Mali and Zimbabwe, London: James Currey/Heineman

 

2001

Dynamics and Diversity: Soil Fertility Management and Farming Livelihoods in Africa, (ed.). Earthscan, London

Editorial: Environmental Governance in an Uncertain WorldIDS Bulletin 32.4, IDS: Brighton

Environmental Governance in an Uncertain World’IDS Bulletin 32.4, IDS: Brighton

Transforming soils: the dynamics of soil fertility management in AfricaDynamics and Diversity: Soil Fertility Management and Farming Livelihoods in Africa. (ed.). Earthscan, London

Participatory approaches to integrated soil fertility managementDynamics and Diversity: Soil Fertility Management and Farming Livelihoods in Africa, (ed.). Earthscan, London

Ways forward? Technical choices, intervention strategies and policy optionsDynamics and Diversity: Soil Fertility Management and Farming Livelihoods in Africa. (ed.). Earthscan, London

Crop-livestock integration: The dynamics of intensification in contrasting agroecological zones (with Wolmer, W.), Sustaining Livestock in Challenging Dry Season Environments: Strategies for Smallscale Livestock Farmers. NR International, Chatham

 

2000

Knowledge, power and politics: the environmental policy-making process in Ethiopia with James Keeley, Journal of Modern African Studies, 38: 89-120

Asking the right questions: social science and the environment with Frans Berkhout. Science and Public Affairs, February 2000: 6

The science of ‘civilized’ agriculture: the mixed farming discourse in Zimbabwe, with W.  Wolmer, African Affairs.

Participatory Environmental Policy Processes: Experiences from North and SouthIDS Working Paper 113, IDS: Brighton

Global Science, Global Policy: Local to Global Policy Processes for Soils Management in AfricaIDS Working Paper 115, IDS: Brighton

Environmental Policymaking in Zimbabwe: Discourses, Science and PoliticsIDS Working Paper 116, IDS: Brighton

Land Theme PaperSLSA Working Paper

Drought contingency planning and livestock in southern Zimbabwe. Case studies from Chivi and Chiredzi district, with B. Mavedzenge et al, in Livestock and Drought Contingency Planning in Africa, J.  Morton (ed.), NRI: Chatham

Soft Disasters. Environmental Decision-Making under Uncertainty. Programme Summary, 1. ESRC GEC Programme, Sussex

Governing the Global Environment. Programme Summary, 2. ESRC GEC Programme, Sussex

 

1999

New ecology and the social sciences: what prospects for a fruitful engagement? Annual Review of Anthropology, 28: 479-507

Creating grasslands: social institutions and environmental change in Mkambati area, South Africa, with T. Kepe, Human Ecology, 27: 29-53

Perspectives on soil fertility change: a case study from southern Ethiopia, with Eyasu Elias, Land Degradation and Development, 10: 195-206

Environmental entitlements: dynamics and institutions in community-based natural resource management, with M. Leach and R. Mearns, World Development, 27: 225-247

Knowing how to change: environmental policy learning and transfer (with Frans Berkhout). ID21 Insights, 30: 1-2, IDS: Brighton

Understanding Environmental Policy Processes: A Review, with J. Keeley,  IDS Working Paper 89, IDS: Brighton

Exploring Understandings of Institutions and Uncertainty: New Directions in Natural Resource Management, with L. Mehta, M. Leach, P. Newell, K Sivaramakrishnan and S A. Way,  IDS Discussion Paper 372, IDS: Brighton

The politics of GM food. Risk, science and public trust. Special Briefing 5. ESRC GEC Programme, Sussex

Policies for Soil Management in Africa, with C. Toulmin, DFID, London

Soil fertility management and sustainable livelihoods: new approaches to the policy process. Part 1: Country Reports. Ethiopia, Zimbabwe, with James Keeley, Soil Fertility Management and Sustainable Livelihoods, P. Brinn et al, NRI, Chatham

Ecological dynamics and grazing resource tenure, in Managing Mobility in African Rangelands – The Legitimization of Transhumance, Niamir-Fuller, M. (ed.), Earthscan Publications: London

 

1998

Valuing the ‘hidden harvest’: methodological approaches for local level economic analysis of wild resources, with I. Guijt, et al, IIED: London

Soil nutrient balances: what use for policy? with C. Toulmin, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 71: 255-269

Sustainable Rural Livelihoods: A Framework for AnalysisIDS Working Paper 72, IDS: Brighton

Knowledge, power and grazing management: new challenges for research and extension systemsIn Proceedings XVIII International Grasslands Congress, Saskatoon

 

1997

Sustaining the soil: soil and water conservation  in Africa, with Reij, C. and Toulmin, C., (eds.)

Sustaining the Soil: Indigenous Soil and Water Conservation in Africa, French edition, Karthala: Paris

Landscapes, fields and soils: understanding the history of soil fertility management in southern ZimbabweJournal of Southern African Studies, 23: 615-634

Gender and farming systems research: some reflections from research in ZimbabweJournal of International Development, 8: 717-720

The dynamics of soil fertility change: historical perspectives on environmental transformation from Zimbabwe, Geographical Journal, 163: 161-169

Local-level valuation of savanna resources: a case study from Zimbabwe (with Campbell, B. and Luckert, M.) Economic Botany, 51:1

Replicating islands of success. Appropriate Technology, 24(3): 5-9

Community Based Sustainable Development: Consensus or Conflict?, with M. Leach and R. Mearns, IDS Bulletin 28.4, IDS: Brighton

Environmental Entitlements: A Framework for Understanding the Institutional Dynamics of Environmental Change, with M. Leach and R. Mearns, IDS Discussion Paper 359, IDS: Brighton

Investigating soil fertility in Africa: some reflections from research in Ethiopia and Zimbabwe, in L. Bergstrom and H. Kirchmann (eds.), Nutrient Dynamics in Natural and Agricultural Tropical Ecosystems, , CABI, Wallingford

Participatory approaches to soil fertility management: some experiences from Africa, in P. Gregory, C. Pilbeam, and S. Walker (eds.), Integrated Nutrient Management on Farmers’ Fields: Approaches that Work, Department of Soil Science, University of Reading

Tools for understanding non-timber tree product markets: applications of rapid appraisal techniques, in S. Vosti, et all (eds),  Non-Timber Tree Markets: Policy Issues, IFPRI: Washington

 

1996

Sustaining the Soil: Indigenous Soil and Water Conservation in Africa with C. Reij and C. Toulmin, Earthscan Publications: London

Hazards and Opportunities: Farming Livelihoods in Dryland Africa: Lessons From Zimbabwe, Zed Books, London

Living with Uncertainty , London: Practical Action Publishing

Food security in Chivi district: a report on the IT-Zimbabwe food security project (with Hakutangwi, M.). ITDG: Harare

PRA and anthropology: challenges and dilemmasPLA Notes 24. IIED, London.

Crop production in variable environments: a case study from southern ZimbabweExperimental Agriculture, 32: 291-303

A model of household decisions in dryland agropastoral systems, with E.J. Milner-Gulland  and R. Mace, Agricultural Systems, 51: 407-430

New challenges for range management in the 21st century, Outlook on Agriculture, 25: 253-256

Politics, polemics and pastures: range management science and policy in southern Africa, in M. Leach and R. Mearns (eds.), The Lie of the Land: Challenging Received Wisdom in African Environmental Change and Policy, James Currey: London

Integrating social sciences into rangeland management. Keynote paper, Rangelands in a Sustainable Biosphere. Proceedings of the Vth International Rangelands Congress, in N. West (ed), Society of Rangeland Management: Denver

 

1995

A Trainers Guide to Participatory Learning and Action, with J. Thompson and I. Guijt, IIED: London

Living With Uncertainty: New Directions in Pastoral Development in Africa, London: Intermediate Technology Publications: London

Dimensions of difference: wealth ranking with small-holder farmers in ZimbabweDevelopment and Change, 26: 67-88

Coping with risk and uncertainty, with B. Mombeshora et al). ILEIA, 11: 10-11

Socio-economic dimensions of nutrient cycling in agropastoral systems in dryland Africa, with C. Toulmin, in J.M. Powell et al (eds), Livestock and Sustainable Nutrient Cycling in Mixed Farming Systems of Sub-Saharan Africa, Volume II, Technical Papers, ILCA, Addis Ababa

Land use and environment policy in the rangelands of South Africa: Case studies from the Free State and Northern Province, with L. Dikeni and R. Moorehead, LAPC Policy Paper 38, LAPC, Johannesburg

Living with Uncertainty: New Directions for Pastoral Development in Africa, French edition, Karthala: Paris

Exploiting heterogeneity: habitat use by cattle in dryland ZimbabweJournal of Arid Environments, 29: 221-227

Contrasting savanna dynamics: implications for livestock populations in Zimbabwe’s dryland areas, in F. Gantry adn B. Campbell (eds), in Sustainable Land Management in Africa Semi-arid and Sub-humid Regions, SCOPE/UNEP/CIRAD, Montpellier

The Hidden Harvest: The Value of Wild Resources in Agricultural Systems, Sustainable Agriculture Programme, IIED: London

Participatory Learning and Action: A Trainers’ Guide, with Pretty, J., Guijt, I. and Thompson, J., Sustainable Agriculture Programme, IIED: London

 

1994

Beyond Farmer First: Rural People’s Knowledge, Agricultural Research and Extension Practice, with J. Thompson, IIED: London

Beyond Farmer First: Rural Peoples’ Knowledge, Agricultural Research and Extension Practice with John Thompson, French edition: GRET/CTA

Challenging the populist perspective: Rural people’s knowledge, agricultural research and extension practice, with J. Thompson, Agriculture and Human Values, 11(2/3). 58-76

Issues and Options for Institutional Change for Rural Development, Agriculture and Land Reform, with B. Cousins, et al, Policy Paper 9, LAPC, Johannesburg

New directions for pastoral development in Africa, with O. Graham, Development in Practice, 4: 188-198

Is carrying capacity a useful concept to apply to human populations?, with B. Zaba, in Population and the Environment, BSPS/IUSSP, Oxford University Press: Oxford

Knowledge, power and agriculture: towards a theoretical understanding, with J. Thompson, in Beyond Farmer First: Rural People’s Knowledge, Agricultural Research and Extension Practice, Intermediate Technology Publications: London

Economic and ecological carrying capacity: applications to pastoral systems in Zimbabwe, Economics and Ecology: New Frontiers and Sustainable Development, E. Barbier (ed), Chapman and Hall: London

Beer and Baskets: the economics of women’s livelihoods in Ngamiland, Botswana, with Bishop, J., IIED: London

Local level valuation of savanna resources: a case study from Zimbabwe, University of Zimbabwe, Harare

Strategies for the Sustainable Use of Fadama Lands in Northern Nigeria (ed. with Kolawole, A., M. Awogbade, J. Voh). CSER, Zaria, Nigeria

The struggle for control over dambo resources in Zimbabwe, with B. Cousins, Society and Natural Resources, 7: 579-594

Fadama, land use and sustainability in northern Nigeria: an overview, with A. Kolawole, in A. Kolawole et al (eds), Strategies for the Sustainable Use of Fadama Lands in Northern Nigeria, CSER, Zaria, Nigeria

Institutionalising adaptive planning and local level concerns: look to the future, with J. Pretty, in S. Wright and N.  Nelson (eds.), Power and Participatory Development: Theory and Practice, Intermediate Technology Publications: London

 

1993

Range Ecology at Disequilibrium: New Models of Natural Variability and Pastoral Adaptation in African Savannas, with R.H. Behnke Jnr, and C. Kerven, ODI: London

Challenging the Populist Perspective: Rural People’s Knowledge, Agricultural Research and Extension PracticeIDS Discussion Paper 332, IDS: Brighton

Exploring diversity and difference in food systems under stress, with A. Cornwall, in J. Pottier (ed), Food Systems Under Stress, SOAS, London

Rethinking range ecology: implications for rangeland management in Africa, (with Behnke, R., Range Ecology at Disequilibrium. New Models of Natural Variability and Pastoral Adaptation in African Savannas, Overseas Development Institute: London

Why are there so many animals? Cattle population dynamics in the communal areas of Zimbabwe, Range Ecology at Disequilibrium. New Models of Natural Variability and Pastoral Adaptation in African Savannas, Overseas Development Institute: London

Barabaig natural resource management: implications for sustainable savanna land use in pastoral areas of Africa, with C. Lane, The World’s Savannas: Economic Driving Forces, Ecological Constraints and Policy Options for Sustainable Land Use, MAB Series, Parthenon Press

Land tenure in Africa’s communal rangelands: issues for Savanna development, with C. Toulmin and C. Lane, The World’s Savannas: Economic Driving Forces, Ecological Constraints and Policy Options for Sustainable Land Use, MAB Series, Parthenon Press

Woodland management in Zimbabwe: tenure and institutions for sustainable natural resource use, with F. Matose, in Living with Trees: A Future for Social Forestry in Zimbabwe, World Bank: Washington

Future directions for forestry extension in Zimbabwe, in Living with Trees: A Future for Social Forestry in Zimbabwe, World Bank: Washington

Wetlands in drylands: the case of dambos in southern Africa, Dambos in Southern Africa, ARPT: Lusaka

 

1992

The Hidden Harvest: Wild Foods in Agricultural Systemswith M. Melnyk and J. Pretty, IIED: London

Regenerating agriculture: the agroecology of low-external input and community based development, with J. Pretty, I. Guijt and J. Thompson, Policies for a Small Planet, in J. Holmberg (ed),. Earthscan: London

The Future of Africa’s Drylands: is local resource management the answer?, with C. Toulmin, and J. Bishop, J., , in J. Holmberg (ed.), Policies for a Small Planet, Earthscan: London

Rethinking range ecology: implications for rangeland management in Africa, Environment Working Paper, 53, World Bank, Washington

Rethinking range ecology: implications for rangeland management in AfricaIIED Drylands Issues paper 33 (in English and French)

The economic value of livestock in the communal areas of southern ZimbabweAgricultural Systems, 39, 339-359

Land degradation and livestock production in Zimbabwe’s communal areasLand Degradation and Rehabilitation, 3, 99-113

Coping with drought: responses of herders and livestock in contrasting savanna environments in southern ZimbabweHuman Ecology, 20, 31-52

Rapid Rural Appraisal for Agroforestry, Zimbabwe, with C. Kerven, C. Phiri, and H. Sibanda, Commonwealth Science Council, Technical Paper, 289. CSC: London

Wetlands in drylands: key resources for agricultural and pastoral production in AfricaAmbio, 20, 366-371 (1991). Also published as IIED Drylands Issues Paper, 38 (in English and French)

Proceedings of Joint IIED & Development Administration Group (University of Birmingham), Local Level Adaptive Planning Workshop, London, (ed) RRA Notes 11

 

1991

Wetlands in Drylands: The Agroecology of Savanna Systems in Africa, Parts 1-3, (ed.), IIED: London

Structural Adjustment and Communal Area Agriculture. Case Studies from Mangwende and Chivi Communal Areas. FSRU: Harare

Farmer Participatory Research in North Omo, Ethiopia, Farm Africa and IIED

Rapid Rural Appraisal for local level planning, Wollo Province, Ethiopiawith I. Guijt, ERCS: Addis Ababa/IIED: London

 

1990

Livestock populations and the household economy: a case study from southern ZimbabwePhD thesis, University of London

Indigenous and exotic fruit trees: why do people want to grow them?, with D. Gumbo, B.  Mukamuri, B. and Muzondo, Agroforestry for Sustainable Production, in R. Prinsley (ed.), Commonwealth Science Council, London

Key resources for agriculture and grazing: the struggle for control over dambo resources in Zimbabwe, with Ben Cousins), Wetlands in Drylands, IIED: London

RRA for food security: an analysis of Moshaneng village, Kanye, Botswana (ed.). IIED: London

Strengthening natural resource planning capability in Darfur, Sudan, with D. Curtis, Report to the Agricultural Planning Unit, Darfur/ODA, London

 

1989

Economic and ecological carrying capacity: implications for livestock development in dryland areas of Zimbabwe. Pastoral Development Network Paper 27b, ODI: London

Patch use by cattle in Dryland Zimbabwe: Farmer Knowledge and Ecology Theor, Pastoral Development Network Paper 28b, ODI: London

Households, lineage groups and ecological dynamics: issues for livestock research and development in Zimbabwe’s communal areas, with K. Wilson, People, Land and Livestock. The Socio-economic Determinants of Livestock Production in Zimbabwe’s Communal Areas, in B. Cousins (ed.),  Centre for Applied Social Sciences, UZ, Harare

Rapid Rural Appraisal in Sudan: economic incentives to tree management, ed with J. Pretty, IIED: London, IES: Khartoum

Agroforestry for Shurugwi, Zimbabwe. Report of an appraisal exercise for agroforestry research and extension (with other contributors). Agriculture Programme, CSC, London/Forestry Commission Zimbabwe

Integrating research and extension: experiences from a participatory water development project in southern Zimbabwe, with Z Maseko and K Wilson, ILEIA, 4: 18-19

Investigating technology choices for water resources development in dryland Zimbabwe, Appropriate Technology

Participatory RRA in Wollo: Peasant Association planning for natural resource management. editor with J A McCracken, IIED: London/ERCS:  Addis Ababa

 

1988

Learning about wealth: a case from ZimbabweRRA Notes, 2. IIED: London

Sustainable Pastoralism in Africa: an annotated bibliography. IIED: London

Socio-economic dimensions of livestock production in the communal lands of Zimbabwe, with C. Jackson, and B. Cousins, Centre for Applied Social Sciences, University of Zimbabwe

A participatory model of agricultural research and extension: the case of vleis, trees and grazing schemes in the dry south of Zimbabwe, with B. Cousins, Zambezia, XVI, 45-65

Community management of indigenous woodland project: Zvishavane and Chivi projects, Zimbabwe. A series of reports (1-9). ENDA-Zimbabwe: Harare

 

1987

Ecological impact assessment: the case of onshore oil in Britain. Journal of Environmental Management, 27: 11-23

Economic and ecological carrying capacity implications for livestock development in the dryland communal areas of Zimbabwe, paper presented at a seminar at University of Zimbabwe

The problems and opportunities of river bank gardening and vlei use in southern Zimbabwe,  Report of a workshop (ed.). Department of Natural Resources, Zimbabwe

 

1986

Ecological Impact Assessment: a case study from Poole Harbour, Dorset, MSc thesis, Centre for Environmental Technology, Imperial College, London

 

1984

The Madagascar Tortoise, Geochelone yniphora: Current status and distribution, with D. Curl, M. Guy and G. Rakotoarisoa, Biological Conservation, 34: 35-54

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