Dr Keith Barney

Ph.D. (Geography, York University)
Senior Lecturer, Resources, Environment & Development Group, Crawford School of Public Policy
  • Van Der Meer Simo, A, Kanowski, P & Barney, K 2020, 'Economic Returns to Households Participating in Different Models of Commercial Tree Plantations in Lao PDR', International Forestry Review, vol. 22, no. 1, pp. 132-152.
  • Van Der Meer Simo, A, Kanowski, P & Barney, K 2020, 'The role of agroforestry in swidden transitions: a case study in the context of customary land tenure in Central Lao PDR', Agroforestry Systems 94: 1929–1944.
  • Barney, K 2019, 'Book review: Dead in the Water: Global Lessons from the World Bank's Model Hydropower Project in Laos', Southeast Asian Studies, vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 153-157.
  • Van Der Meer Simo, A, Kanowski, P & Barney, K 2019, 'Revealing environmental income in rural livelihoods: evidence from four villages in Lao PDR', Forests, Trees and Livelihoods, vol. 28, no. 1, pp. 16-33.
  • Barney, K & Sunam, R 2018, 'Beyond rural routes: Gendered migration, agrarian production and forest change in Java: Commentary on Nancy Peluso and Agus Budi Purwanto's 'The Remittance Forest: Turning Mobile Labor into Agrarian Capital'', Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography, vol. 39, no. 1, pp. 37-40pp.
  • Blake, D & Barney, K 2018, 'Structural Injustice, Slow Violence? The Political Ecology of a 'Best Practice' Hydropower Dam in Lao PDR', Journal of Contemporary Asia, vol. 48, no. 5, pp. 808-834.
  • Creak, S & Barney, K 2018, 'Conceptualising Party-State Governance and Rule in Laos', Journal of Contemporary Asia, vol. 48, no. 5, pp. 693-716pp.
  • Baird, I & Barney, K 2017, 'The political ecology of cross-sectoral cumulative impacts: modern landscapes, large hydropower dams and industrial tree plantations in Laos and Cambodia', The Journal of Peasant Studies, vol. 44, no. 4, pp. 769-795.
  • Barney, K 2016, 'Book Review: Tomas Larsson "Land and Loyalty: Security and the Development of Property Rights in Thailand"', Journal of Asian Studies, vol. 75, no. 1, pp. 270-273.
  • Barney, K 2016, 'Sparking development or consuming the countryside? Lao charcoal commodity networks in the Mekong Region', Asia Pacific Viewpoint, vol. 57, no. 2, pp. 194-206.
  • Barr, C, Barney, K & Laird, S 2014, 'Governance Failures and the Fragmentation of Tropical Forests', in Kettle, C. J.; Koh, L. P. (ed.), Global Forest Fragmentation, CAB International, UK, pp. 132-157.
  • Barney, K 2014, 'Ecological Knowledge and the Making of Plantation Concession Territories in Southern Laos', Conservation and Society, vol. 12, no. 4, pp. 352-363.
  • Barney, K 2014, 'Book review: Sarah Turner (ed.) "Red Stamps and Gold Stars: Fieldwork Dilemmas in Upland Socialist Asia"', New Mandala (Blog).
  • Barney, K 2013, 'Land, Livelihoods and Remittances: 'A Political Ecology of Youth Outmigration Across the Lao-Thai Mekong Border', in Philip F. Kelly (ed.), Migration, Agrarian Transition, and Rural Change in Southeast Asia, Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, UK, pp. 127-146.
  • Creak, S & Barney, K 2012, Distressing developments in Laos.
  • Barney, K 2012, 'Land, Livelihoods and Remittances: A Political Ecology of Youth Outmigration Across the Lao-Thai Mekong Border', Critical Asian Studies, vol. 44, no. 1, pp. 57-83.
  • Barney, K 2012, Locating Green Neoliberalism and Other Forms of Environmental Governance in Southeast Asia, Kyoto University Southeast Asian Studies Newsletter, vol. 66, no. Autumn 2012, pp. 25-28.
  • Barney, K. (2012). 'Entitled to Your Entitlements' Book Review of Derek Hall, Philip Hirsch and Tania Li (2011) Powers of Exclusion: Land Dilemmas in Southeast Asia Singapore and Manoa: NUS Press and University of Hawaii Press. New Mandala: New Perspectives on Mainland Southeast Asia. http://asiapacific.anu.edu/newmandala/2012/04/17/review-of-powers-of-exc...
  • Barney, K. 2012. Meuang Metaphysics. Book Review of Sarinda Singh (2012) Natural Potency and Political Power: Forests and State Authority in Contemporary Laos. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press. Southeast Asian Studies. 1(3): 513-517.
  • Barney, K 2009, 'Laos and the making of a 'relational' resource frontier', The Geographical Journal, vol. 175, no. 2, pp. 146-159.