H-Index & Metrics Top Publications

H-Index & Metrics

Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities H-index 85 Citations 39,886 232 World Ranking 74 National Ranking 7

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Agriculture
  • Law
  • Ecology

Ian Scoones mainly investigates Politics, Economic growth, Sustainability, Land grabbing and Agriculture. His work in the fields of Politics, such as Elite, overlaps with other areas such as Scale. His Economic growth study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Development economics, Agricultural policy, Livelihood and Natural resource management.

His Sustainability research incorporates themes from Agricultural economics, Environmental protection, Corporate governance, Economic system and Grassroots. His work deals with themes such as Land tenure, Agrarian society, Economy, Inclusion–exclusion principle and Food security, which intersect with Land grabbing. Many of his research projects under Agriculture are closely connected to Food supply with Food supply, tying the diverse disciplines of science together.

His most cited work include:

  • Sustainable Rural Livelihoods: A Framework for Analysis (1974 citations)
  • Environmental Entitlements: Dynamics and Institutions in Community-Based Natural Resource Management (1175 citations)
  • Livelihoods perspectives and rural development (966 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Politics, Agriculture, Livelihood, Economic growth and Sustainability. His research investigates the connection between Politics and topics such as Economy that intersect with problems in Land grabbing. His Agriculture research focuses on Development policy and how it connects with Public administration.

In his study, which falls under the umbrella issue of Livelihood, Poverty is strongly linked to Development economics. His research on Economic growth often connects related areas such as Land tenure. His Sustainability research integrates issues from Corporate governance and Sustainable development.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Politics (27.06%)
  • Agriculture (26.27%)
  • Livelihood (17.65%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2013-2021)?

  • Politics (27.06%)
  • Political economy (12.16%)
  • Agriculture (26.27%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Ian Scoones focuses on Politics, Political economy, Agriculture, Livelihood and Development economics. His Politics research also works with subjects such as

  • Economy, which have a strong connection to State,
  • Capital that connect with fields like Differentiation. His work carried out in the field of Political economy brings together such families of science as Mainstream, Economic system and Sustainability.

Ian Scoones has included themes like Environmental resource management and Public administration in his Sustainability study. His Agriculture research incorporates elements of Pastoralism, Development policy and Agricultural economics. The various areas that he examines in his Livelihood study include Economic growth, Urbanization and Agrarian system.

Between 2013 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Emancipatory rural politics: confronting authoritarian populism (134 citations)
  • The politics of green transformations (127 citations)
  • Plantations, outgrowers and commercial farming in Africa: agricultural commercialisation and implications for agrarian change (76 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Agriculture
  • Law
  • China

Ian Scoones mainly focuses on Politics, Political economy, Agriculture, One Health and Agrarian society. His Politics study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Sustainability, Framing and State. His research in Political economy intersects with topics in Scarcity, Mainstream and Rural change.

His Agriculture study deals with Capital intersecting with Land reform, Differentiation and Economic growth. Ian Scoones has researched Agrarian society in several fields, including Rural area, Resource, Contract farming and Livelihood. His studies examine the connections between Agricultural productivity and genetics, as well as such issues in Development economics, with regards to Rural development.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

Top Publications

Sustainable Rural Livelihoods: A Framework for Analysis

Ian Scoones.
(1998)

5795 Citations

Environmental Entitlements: Dynamics and Institutions in Community-Based Natural Resource Management

Melissa Leach;Robin Mearns;Ian Scoones.
World Development (1999)

2102 Citations

Livelihoods perspectives and rural development

Ian Scoones.
The Journal of Peasant Studies (2009)

2077 Citations

Green Grabbing: a new appropriation of nature?

James Fairhead;Melissa Leach;Ian Scoones.
The Journal of Peasant Studies (2012)

1743 Citations

Range ecology at disequilibrium

Roy H. Behnke;Ian. Scoones;Carol. Kerven.
(1993)

1030 Citations

Range Ecology At Disequilibrium: New Models Of Natural Variability And Pastoral Adaptation In African Savannas

Roy H. Behnke;Ian Scoones;Carol Kerven.
(1994)

1028 Citations

Towards a better understanding of global land grabbing: an editorial introduction

Saturnino M. Borras;Ruth Hall;Ian Scoones;Ben White.
The Journal of Peasant Studies (2011)

1002 Citations

New Ecology and the Social Sciences: What Prospects for a Fruitful Engagement?

I. Scoones.
Annual Review of Anthropology (1999)

971 Citations

Beyond Farmer First: rural people's knowledge, agricultural research and extension practice

Ian Scoones;John Thompson.
(1994)

947 Citations

The new enclosures: critical perspectives on corporate land deals

Benjamin White;Saturnino Borras jr.;Ruth Hall;Ian Scoones.
The Journal of Peasant Studies (2012)

897 Citations

Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
Research.com Ranking is based on data retrieved from the Microsoft Academic Graph (MAG).
The ranking h-index is inferred from publications deemed to belong to the considered discipline.

If you think any of the details on this page are incorrect, let us know.

Contact us

Top Scientists Citing Ian Scoones

Andrew J. Dougill

Andrew J. Dougill

University of Leeds

Publications: 50

Lindsay C. Stringer

Lindsay C. Stringer

University of York

Publications: 44

Saturnino M. Borras

Saturnino M. Borras

Erasmus University Rotterdam

Publications: 38

Charlie M. Shackleton

Charlie M. Shackleton

Rhodes University

Publications: 33

Melissa Leach

Melissa Leach

University of Sussex

Publications: 32

Carl Folke

Carl Folke

Stockholm University

Publications: 30

Bruce M. Campbell

Bruce M. Campbell

Wageningen University & Research

Publications: 29

Andrew Stirling

Andrew Stirling

University of Sussex

Publications: 25

Tor A. Benjaminsen

Tor A. Benjaminsen

Norwegian University of Life Sciences

Publications: 25

Christopher B. Barrett

Christopher B. Barrett

Cornell University

Publications: 24

Evan D. G. Fraser

Evan D. G. Fraser

University of Guelph

Publications: 24

Jeffrey Sayer

Jeffrey Sayer

University of British Columbia

Publications: 23

Nathan J. Bennett

Nathan J. Bennett

University of British Columbia

Publications: 22

Ken E. Giller

Ken E. Giller

Wageningen University & Research

Publications: 22

Edward H. Allison

Edward H. Allison

WorldFish

Publications: 22

Something went wrong. Please try again later.