Political ecology
Political ecology is the study of the relationships between political, economic and social factors with environmental issues and changes. Political ecology differs from apolitical ecological studies b...
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Journal of Political Ecology
The Journal of Political Ecology is an annual, open access peer-reviewed academic journal covering political ecology. It was established in 1994 by James B. Greenberg and Thomas K. Park (University of...
Conservation and Society
Conservation and Society is a quarterly, open-access, peer-reviewed, academic journal covering political ecology, human–wildlife conflicts, decentralised conservation, conservation policy, ecosystem s...
Patrick Bond
Patrick Bond (born 1961, Belfast, Northern Ireland) is professor at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, where he has directed the Centre for Civil Society since 2004. His research interests include polit...
Erik Swyngedouw
Erik Achille Marie Swyngedouw ([ˈeːrɪk ˈswɪnʝədɔuw]) (born 30 July 1956) is professor of geography at the University of Manchester in the School of Environment and Development.
Born in Flemish-spe...
Jeffrey T. Bury
Jeffrey T. Bury (born 1970) is an American geographer and researcher focused on the natural and social transformations in Latin America caused by globalization processes.
Bury grew up in Utah and ...
James C. Scott
James Campbell Scott (born December 2, 1936) is a political scientist, anthropologist, and Sterling Professor at Yale University. He is a comparative scholar of agrarian societies, subaltern politics,...
Feminist political ecology
Feminist political ecology is a feminist perspective on political ecology, drawing on theories from post-structuralism, feminist geography, and cultural ecology. Feminist political ecology examines t...
Piers Blaikie
Piers Macleod Blaikie (Born (1942-01-29) 29 January 1942 (age 73)) is a geographer and scholar of international development and natural resources, who worked until 2003 at the School of Developme...
Harold Brookfield
Harold Chillingworth Brookfield (born England, 1926–) is a British and Australian geographer specialising in the analysis of rural development, small-scale societies, family farming, and the relations...
Susanna Hecht
Susanna B. Hecht is an American geographer and a professor of Urban Planning at UCLA. Her early work on the deforestation of the Amazon led to the founding of the subfield of political ecology. This...
Philippe Le Billon
Philippe Le Billon is a geographer, author and Associate Professor at the University of British Columbia, and a researcher at the Liu Institute for Global Issues. He earned an MBA in Paris and a doc...
Michael Watts
Michael J. Watts (born England, 1951) was "Class of 1963" Professor of Geography and Development Studies at the University of California, Berkeley, and is a leading critical intellectual figure of the...
Ecogovernmentality
Ecogovernmentality, (or environmentality), is the application of Foucault’s concepts of biopower and governmentality to the analysis of the regulation of social interactions with the natural world. Th...
Eric Wolf
Eric Robert Wolf (February 1, 1923 – March 6, 1999) was an anthropologist, best known for his studies of peasants, Latin America, and his advocacy of Marxist perspectives within anthropology.
André Gorz
André Gorz (9 February 1923 – 22 September 2007), pen name of Gérard Horst, born Gerhart Hirsch, also known by his pen name Michel Bosquet, was a social philosopher. Also a journalist, he co-founded L...
Arturo Escobar (anthropologist)
Arturo Escobar (born 1952) is a Colombian-American anthropologist and the Kenan Distinguished Professor of Anthropology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. His academic research intere...
Robyn Eckersley
Robyn Eckersley (born 1958) is a Professor and Head of Political Science in the School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Melbourne, Australia.
Eckersley grew up in Perth and graduate...
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Anthony Bebbington
Anthony Bebbington (born 1962) is a geographer, professor and Director of the Graduate School of Geography, Clark University, USA. He was previously Professor of Nature, Society and Development in Sch...
Joan Martinez Alier
Joan Martinez Alier (Barcelona, Spain, 1939) is a Spanish economist, Professor of Economics and Economic History and researcher at ICTA at the Autonomous University of Barcelona. He is the author of E...
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Richard Peet
J. Richard Peet (born 16 April 1940 in Southport, England) is a professor of human geography at the Graduate School of Geography at Clark University in Worcester MA, USA. Peet received a BSc (Economic...
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Enrique Leff
Enrique Leff (born Mexico, 1946) is a Mexican economist, who defines himself today as an environmental sociologist and environmentalist. He has written 25 books and 180 articles on political ecology, ...