Our Publications

Below is a full list of all publications, with links to the original documents wherever possible.

2019

Green, B., Jones, K., Lyerla, R., Dyar, W., and Skidmore, M. Influence of contact on stigma and behavioral health literacy for mental health and substance use disorder conditions. Journal of Mental Health (Accepted for publication October 2019).

Alexander, S.A., Jones, K., et al. Enhancing conservation science, policy, and practice through qualitative data sharing: An agenda for progress. Nature Sustainability (Accepted for publication September 2019).

Tobin, D., Jones, K., and Thiede, B. (2019). Does crop diversity at the village level influence child nutrition security? Evidence from 13 sub-Saharan African countries. Population and Environment. DOI: 10.1007/s11111-019-00327-4.

Jones, K., Abrams, J., Belote, T., Beltrán, B., Brandt, J., Carter, N., Castro, A., Chaffin, B., Metcalf, A., Roesch-McNally, G., Waller, Kenny, and Williamson, M. (2019). What is the American West and why does it matter?: A social-ecological systems perspective on research and management. Environmental Research Letters: DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/ab4562. Click here for full text.

Keeley, A., Beier, P., Creech, T., Jones, K., Jongman, R., Stonecipher, G., and Tabor, G. (2019). Thirty years of connectivity conservation planning: an assessment of factors influencing plan implementation. Environmental Research Reviews: DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/ab3234. Click here for full text.

Muth, M., Birney, C., Cuéllar, A., Finn, S.M., Freeman, M., Galloway, J.N., Gee, I., Gephart, J., Jones, K., Low, L., Meyer, E., Read, Q., Smith, T., Weitz, K., and Zoubek, S. (2019). A systems approach to assessing environmental and economic effects of food loss and waste interventions. Science of the Total Environment 685(1): 1240-1254. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.06.230. Click here for full text.

Yung, L., Louder, E., Gallagher, L.A., Jones, K., and Wyborn, C. (2019). How methods for navigating uncertainty connect science and policy at the water-energy-food nexus. Frontiers in Environmental Science: DOI: 10.3389/fenvs.2019.00037. Click here for full text.

Jones, K. and Tobin, D. (2019). Reciprocity, redistribution and relational values: organizing and motivating sustainable agriculture. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 35: 69-74. DOI: 10.1016/j.cosust.2018.11.001.

2018

Green, B., Lyerla, ,R., Stroup, D., and Jones, K. (2018). Calculating an Adequate System Tool (CAST): CAST manual. JG Research and Evaluation. DOI: 10.36855/CAST.2. Click here for full text.

Green, B. and Jones, K.  (2018). Making communities health or making health communities? In Cnaan, R., and Milofsky, C. (eds.), The Handbook of Community Movement and Local Organizations in the 21st Century. Handbooks of Sociology and Social Research. Springer. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-77416-9. Click here for full text.

Green, B. (2018). The role of housing in rural behavioral health. In D. Albrecth, S. Loveridge, S. Goetz & R. Welborn (eds.), Rural Housing and Economic Development. Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy. Routledge Press. DOI: 10.4324/9781315175287.

Filbee-Dexter, K., Symons, C., Jones, K., Haig, H., Pittman, J., Alexander, S.M., and Burke, M. (2018). Management capacity in the face of ecological surprise. Journal of Applied Ecology 55(5): 2135-2146. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.13171.

Green, B. and Jones, K. (2018). Place and large landscape conservation along the Susquehanna River. Society & Natural Resources 31(2): 183-199. DOI: 10.1080/08941920.2017.1364817.

Jones, K., Alexander, S.M., … et al. (2018). Qualitative data sharing and re-use for socio-environmental systems research: A synthesis of opportunities, challenges, resources and approaches. SESYNC White Paper. DOI: 10.13016/M2WH2DG59. Click here for full text.

2017

Metson, G., …, Jones, K.… et al. (2017). Socio-environmental consideration of phosphorus flows in the urban sanitation chain of contrasting cities. Regional Environmental Change 18(5): 1387-1401. DOI: 10.1007/s10113-017-1257-7.

Jones, K. (2017). Social institutions mediating seed access in West African seed systems. Facets 2: 998-1014. DOI: 10.1139/facets-2017-0019. Click here for full text.

Jones, K., Tobin, D., and Bloom, J.D. (2017). Double movement in hybrid governance: Contestations in market-oriented agricultural development. Sociology of Development 3(2): 95-115. DOI: 10.1525/sod.2017.3.2.95.

Jones, K., Williams, R., and Gill, T. (2017). ‘If you study, the last thing you want to be is working under the sun:’ An analysis of perceptions of agricultural education and occupations in four countries. Agriculture and Human Values 34(1): 15-25. DOI: 10.1007/s10460-016-9685-4.

Green, B. (2017). Over 60 in the 406: A population health profile of older Montana residents. Report for the Office of Epidemiology and Scientific Support, Department of Public Health and Human Services, State of Montana. Click here for full text.

Jones, K. (2017). Using a theory of practice to clarify epistemological challenges in mixed methods research: An example of theorizing, modeling and mapping changing West African seed systems. Journal of Mixed Methods Research 11(3): 355-373. DOI: 10.1177/1558689815614960.

2016

Gill, T., Jones, K., and Hammett, T. (2016). Agricultural education and training system capacity development for sub-Saharan Africa: The role of InnovATE. Journal of Development and Communication Studies 4(2). DOI: 10.4314/jdcs.v4i2.1. Click here for full text.

Jones, K. and Eshleman, J. (2016). Issues of inequality and governance in food sovereignty. In J. Liljeblad and A. Kennedy (eds.), Food Systems Governance: Challenges for Justice, Equality and Human Rights. Abingdon, UK: Routledge. DOI: 10.4324/9781315674957.

Jones, K., Magliocca, N., and Hondula, K. (2016). An overview of conceptual models, analytical frameworks and research questions in the food-energy-water nexus. SESYNC white paper. DOI: 10.13016/M2BK10.

Green, B., Lyerla, R, Stroub, D, Azozefifa, A., and High, P. (2016). A tool for assessing capacity for community substance abuse care: CAST. Preventing Chronic Disease 13: 160190. DOI: 10.5888/pcd13.160190. Click here for full text.

Green, B. and Jones, K. (2016). Introduction to ‘Understandings of place: A multidisciplinary symposium.’ Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences 6(4): 740-742. DOI: 10.1007/s13412-015-0257-5. Click here for full text.

Jones, K. (2016). Hot: Stability and simplicity in dormancy and austerity. Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences 6(4): 743-747. DOI: 0.1007/s13412-015-0258-4. Click here for full text.

2015

Green, B., Jones, K., Milofsky, C., Boyd, N., and Martin, E. (2015). Students implement the Affordable Care Act: A model for undergraduate teaching and research in community health and sociology. Journal of Community Health 4(30): 605-611. DOI: 10.1007/s10900-014-9960-5. Click here for full text.

Glenna, L., Brandl, B., and Jones, K. (2015). Influences on and implications of changing investment in agricultural research in developed and developing countries. In A. Bonanno and L. Busch (eds.), Handbook of the International Political Economy of Agriculture and Food. (pp. 322-343). Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing. DOI: 10.4337/9781782548263.

Jones, K., Richter, K., and Ludgate, N. (2015). AET Assessment Report: Recommendations and strategies to modernize the capacity of agricultural education and training in Tajikistan. Assessment study for USAID/Tajik Ministry of Education, InnovATE program. Click here for full text.

Faull, K., Minderhout, D., Jones, K., and Green, B. (2015). Indigenous cultural landscapes study for the Captain John Smith National Historic Trail: the Lower Susquehanna area. Report for the National Park Service in cooperative agreement with Bucknell University. Click here for full text.

Jones, K. (2015). The ethics of innovation in agriculture. Knowledge for Development, Feature Article: Ethics. Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA). Click here for full text.

Milofsky, C. and Green, B. (2015). Chaining and virtual organization in a slow sociology project: The Brown Ridge School District becomes the Central Susquehanna Affordable Care Act project. Journal of Applied Social Sciences 9: 156-169. DOI: 10.1177/1936724414559388.

Green, B., Milofsky, C., Feldhaus, H. and Marsh, B. (2015). Teaching sociology and developing community assets through collaborative community-based research. In R. Stoecker (Ed.), The Landscape of Rural Service Learning, and What It Teaches Us All. Michigan State University Press.

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