The Deliberative Landscapes Wanderer


Climate Change

How the World Passed a Carbon Threshold and Why It Matters.  2017.  Jones, N. Yale Environment 360, January 26, 2017.  URL:



Managing organizational transformations. 1983.  Tichy, N.M. Human Resource Management, v. 22(1‐2), pp.45-60. URL:


Emergence, Resilience and Complexity

Emergent sustainability in open property regimes. 2018. Moritz, M., Behnke, R., Beitl, C., Bliege Bird, R., Chiaravalloti, R, Clark J.K., et al. PNAS, v. 115(51): 12859-12867. URL:


Landscape Approaches and Land Restoration

Web page of the Global Landscapes Forum

Web page of the Global Partnership on Forest and Landscape Restoration

Web page of the Bonn Challenge

Ten principles for a landscape approach to reconciling agriculture, conservation, and other competing land uses. 2013.  Sayer, J. A., T. Sunderland, J. Ghazoul, J.-L. Pfund, D. Sheil, E. Meijaard, M. Venter, A. K. Boedhihartono, M. Day, C. Garcia, C. van Oosten, and L. E. Buck. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 110(21):8349–8356. URL:

Where Tree Planting and Forest Expansion are Bad for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services. 2015. Veldman, J.W., Overbeck, G.E., Negreiros, D., Mahy, G., Le Stradic, S., Wilson Fernandes, G., Durigan, G., Buisson, E., Putz, F.E., & Bond, W.J.  BioScience, 65(10): 1011–1018,


Facilitation and Participation

Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement without Giving In. 1991.  Fisher, R., and W. Ury. Penguin Books, New York.

Rural development: Putting the Last First.  1983.  Chambers, Robert.  Pearson Education Limited, Harlow, England.


Land Governance

The Properties of Property. 2006. Benda-Beckmann, Franz von, Keebet von Benda-Beckmann, and Melanie Wiber. In Changing Properties of Property, 1–39. New York: Berghan Books.

Open Access, Open Systems: Pastoral Management of Common-Pool Resources in the Chad Basin. 2013. Moritz, M. Human Ecology, v. 41(3):351–65. URL:

Open property regimes.  2016.  Moritz, M. International Journal of the Commons, v. 10(2):688–708. URL:

A Complex Systems Approach to Pastoral Commons.  2009.  Robinson LW.  Human Ecology, v.37: 441–51. URL:

Open Property and Complex Mosaics: Variants in Tenure Regimes Across Pastoralist Social-Ecological Systems.  2019.  Robinson, L.W.  International Journal of the Commons, v. 13(1):805–827.  URL:

Transcending Landscapes: Working Across Scales and Levels in Pastoralist Rangeland Governance.  2017.  Robinson LW, Ontiri E, Alemu T, Moiko SS.  Environmental Management, v. 60(2): 185–99.  URL:

Property-rights regimes and natural resources: a conceptual analysis.  1992.  Schlager E, Ostrom E.  Land Economics, v.68(3): 249–62.  URL:

Property Rights Regimes and Natural Resources: A Conceptual Analysis Revisited. 2017. Sikor, Thomas, Jun He, and Guillaume Lestrelin. World Development 93: 337–49.

Strategies and Tenure in African Livestock Development.  1990.  Swallow BM.  Land Tenure Center paper no. 140.  Madison, Wisconsin: Land Tenure Center, University of Wisconsin.  URL:



Participatory rangeland management toolkit for Kenya. First edition. 2018. International Livestock Research Institute. Nairobi, Kenya: ILRI. URL:

The deforestation story: testing for anthropogenic origins of Africa’s flammable grassy biomes. 2016. Bond, W., & Zaloumis, N.P.  Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 371(1696), 20150170. URL:

Soil carbon dynamics and potential carbon sequestration by rangelands.  2002. Schuman, G.E., Janzen, H.H., & Herrick, J.E.  Environmental Pollution, 116, 391-396. URL:

Review of evidence on drylands pastoral systems and climate change Implications and opportunities for mitigation and adaptation.  2009.  Neely, C., Bunning, S., & Wilkes, A.  Land and Water Discussion Paper No. 8.  Rome:  Food and Agriculture Organization of the United States.  URL:

Bringing rangelands into the sustainable landscapes agenda: Report on discussion panel held at the Global Landscapes Forum Event, Forest and Landscape Restoration in Africa—Prospects and opportunities.  2018. International Land Coalition. Nairobi, Kenya: ILRI.  URL:

A 5-minute started on rangelands and why they matter. 2019. Article on the Global Landscapes Forum web site.  URL:


Religion, Spirituality and the Environment

Web page of the Faith for Earth Initiative of UN Environment.

Web page of the Alliance of Religions and Conservation.



“We Want Our Children to Grow Up to See These Animals”: Values and Protected Areas Governance in Canada, Ghana and Tanzania. 2012. Robinson, L. W., N. Bennett, L. A. King, and G. Murray. Human Ecology 40:571–581.

The Role of Values in a Community-Based Conservation Initiative in Northern-Ghana. 2013. Robinson, L. W., and K. A. Sasu. Environmental Values 22(5):647–664.

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Link to my ResearchGate page.