Antoinette M.G.A. WinklerPrins



K. McSweeney, and WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A., eds. 2021. Geographical Fieldwork in the 21st Century. Routledge: New York, USA.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A., and K. Mathewson, eds. 2021. Forest, Field, and Fallow: Selections by William M. Denevan. Springer Nature: Cham, Switzerland.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A., ed. 2017. Global Urban Agriculture. CAB International: Wallingsford, U.K.

De Blij, H.J., P.O. Muller, J. Nijman and A.M.G.A. WinklerPrins.  2011. The World Today: Concepts and Regions in Geography, 5th edition.  Wiley Publishers: Hoboken. 

Woods, W.I., W.G. Teixeira. J. Lehmann, C. Steiner, A.M.G.A. WinklerPrins, and L. Rebellato (eds.). 2009. Amazonian Dark Earths: Wim Sombroek's Vision. Springer: Dordrecht.

A Sample of Published Articles and Chapters:

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WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A., and C. Levis. 2021. Reframing Pre-European Amazonia through an Anthropocene Lens. Annals of the American Association of Geographers 111(3): 858-868.

McSweeney, K. and A.M.G.A. WinklerPrins, eds. 2020. Fieldwork in the 21st Century. Geographical Review 110 (1-2): 1-7.

Gray, L., L. Elgert, and A.M.G.A. WinklerPrins. 2020. Theorizing Urban Agriculture: North-South Convergence. Agriculture and Human Values. 37: 869-883.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A. 2017. Genetically Engineered Crops as Necessary Invention. Geographical Review. 107(4): 567-571.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A. 2018. Food Forests can be a part of Urban Cultivation. CABI Blog.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A., P. Alvarez, G. Bocco, and I. Espejel. 2016. From Ranching to Fishing: The Cultural Landscape of the Northern Pacific Coast of Baja California, Mexico. FOCUS on Geography.

Gallaher, C.M., and A.M.G.A. WinklerPrins. 2015. Effective Use of Mixed Methods in Livelihoods Research. African Geographical Review.

Bocco, G. and A.M.G.A. WinklerPrins. 2015. General Principles Behind Traditional Environmental Knowledge: The Local Dimension in Land Management. The Geographical Journal. <http://dx.doi 10.111/geoj.12147>.

Gallaher, C.M., A.M.G.A. WinklerPrins, M. Njenga, and N.K. Karanja. 2015. Creating Space: Sack Gardening as a Livelihood Strategy in the Kibera Slums of Nairobi, Kenya. Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems and Community Development,

MacDonald, T. and A.M.G.A. WinklerPrins (corresponding author). 2014. In Search of a Better Life: Peri-Urban Migration in Western Pará State, Brazil. The Geographical Review 104(3): 294-309.

Gallaher, C.M., D. Mwaniki, M. Njenga, N.K. Karanja, and A.M.G.A. WinklerPrins. 2013. Real or Perceived: The Environmental Health Risks of Urban Sack Gardening in Kibera Slums of Nairobi, Kenya. EcoHealth, 10: 9-20.

Gallaher, C.M., M. Njenga, N.K. Karanja, and A.M.G.A. WinklerPrins. 2013. Urban Agriculture and Household Food Security in the Kibera Slums, Nairobi, Kenya. Agriculture and Human Values, 30:389–404.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A. and P.S. de Souza. 2010. The Diversity and Circulation of Plants in Urban Homegardens, Santarém, Pará, Brazil. Boletim do Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi – Ciências Humanas, 5(3): 493-507.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A. and S.P. Aldrich. 2010. Locating Amazon Dark Earths: Creating an interactive GIS of known locations. Journal of Latin American Geography, 9(3): 33-50.

Butt, B., A. Shortridge, and A.M.G.A. WinklerPrins. 2009. Pastoral Herd Management, Drought Coping Strategies, and Cattle Mobility around the Maasai National Reserve, Kenya. Annals of the Association of American Geographers. 99(2): 309-334.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A. 2009. Sweep and char and the creation of Amazonian Dark Earths in homegardens. In Amazonian Dark Earths: Wim Sombroek's Vision, W.I. Woods, W. Teixeira, J. Lehmann, C. Steiner, and A.M.G.A. WinklerPrins, and L. Rebellato (eds.), pp. 205-211. Dordrecht: Springer Publishers.

Schlemper, E. and A.M.G.A. WinklerPrins. 2008. Balancing Personal and Professional Lives. In Aspiring Academics: A Resource Book for Graduate Students and Early Career Faculty, eds. M. Solem, J. Monk and K. Foote, pp. 42-51. Washington DC: AAG Resource Publication.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A. and E. Barrios. 2007. Ethnopedology along the Amazon and Orinoco Rivers: A Convergence of Knowledge and Practice. Revista Geográfica. 142 (Julio-Diciembre): 111-129.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A., B.N. Weisenborn, A.F. Arbogast, and R.E. Groop. 2007. Developing Online Geography Courses Expericences from Michigan State University. Journal of Geography 106: 1-8.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A. 2006. Urban House-Lot Gardens and Agrodiversity in Santarém, Pará, Brazil: Spaces of Conservation that link Urban with Rural. In Globalization and New Geographies of Conservation, K.S. Zimmerer, ed., pp. 121-140. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Sandor, J.A., A.M.G.A. WinklerPrins, N. Barrera-Bassols, and J.A. Zinck. 2006. Soil Knowledge Among the World’s Cultures. In Footprints in the Soil: People and Ideas in Soil History. B. Warkentin, ed., pp. 43-84. Amsterdam: Elsevier Publishers.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A. 2005. Jute Cultivation in the Lower Amazon, 1940-1990: An Ethnographic Account from Santarém, Pará, Brazil. Journal of Historical Geography Vol. 32: 818-838.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A. and P.S. de Souza. 2005. Surviving the City: Urban Homegardens and the Economy of Affection in the Brazilian Amazon. Journal of Latin American Geography 4(1): 103-122.

Hupy, C.M. and A.M.G.A. WinklerPrins. 2005. The Historical Political Ecology of Logging in Lower Michigan. The Great Lakes Geographer 12(1): 26-42.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A. and N. Barrera-Bassols. 2004. Latin American Ethnopedology: A Vision of its Past, Present and Future. Agriculture and Human Values. 21: 35-52.

Myers, T.P, W.M. Denevan, A.M.G.A. WinklerPrins and A. Porro. 2003. Historical Perspectives on Amazonian Dark Earths. In Amazonian Dark Earths: Origin, Properties, Management, J. Lehmann, D.C. Kern, B. Glaser, and W.I. Woods, eds. pp 15-28. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Raffles, H. and A.M.G.A. WinklerPrins. 2003. Further Reflections on Amazonian Environmental History: Transformations of Rivers and Streams. Latin American Research Review 38(3): 165-187.

Murrieta, R.S.S. and A. M. G. A. WinklerPrins. 2003. Flowers of Water: Homegardens and Gender Roles in a Riverine Caboclo Community in the Lower Amazon, Brazil, Culture & Agriculture 25(1): 35-47.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A. 2002. Seasonal Floodplain-Upland Migration Along the Lower Amazon River, The Geographical Review. 92(3): 415-431.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A. 2002. House-lot Gradens in Santarem, Para, Brazil: Linking Rural with Urban, Urban Ecosystems 6(1-2): 43-65.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A. 2001. Why Context Matters: Local Soil Knowledge and Management among an Indigenous Peasantry on the Lower Amazon Floodplain, Brazil, Etnoecológica 5(7): 6-20.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A. 1999. Local Soil Knowledge: A Tool for Sustainable Land Management. Society and Natural Resources 12(2):151-161.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A. and McGrath, D.G. 2000. Smallholder Agriculture Along the Lower Amazon Floodplain, Brazil. PLEC News and Views 16: 34-42.

WinklerPrins, A.M.G.A. 1997. Land-Use Decision-Making using Local Soil Knowledge on the Lower Amazon floodplain. The Geographical Review 87(l): 105-108.