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2013
Adger, W.N., Barnett, J., Brown, K., O’Brien, K., Marshall, N. (2013). Cultural dimensions of climate change impacts and adaptation. Nature Climate Change, 3(2), 112-117.
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2012

Brown, K. 2012, Social Ecological Resilience and Human Security, In: O’Brien, K., Wolf, J. and Synga, Linda: The Changing Environment for Human Security: New Agendas for Research, Policy, and Action, Routledge.
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Daw T.M, Cinner J.E, McClanahan T.R, Brown K, Stead S.M, et al., 2012. To Fish or Not to Fish: Factors at Multiple Scales Affecting Artisanal Fishers’ Readiness to Exit a Declining Fishery. PLoS ONE 7.2.
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Cinner, J., T.R. McClanahan, N.A.J. Graham, T.M. Daw, J. Maina, S.M. Stead, A. Wamukota, K. Brown, O Bodin, 2012. Vulnerability of coastal communities to key impacts of climate change on coral reef fisheries. Global Environmental Change, 22. 1 : 12–20.
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Daw, T., Brown, K., Rosendo, S., Pomeroy, R., 2012. Applying the ecosystem services concept to poverty alleviation: The need to disaggregate human wellbeing. Environmental Conservation 38.4: 370–379.
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Marshall, N.A., Park, S.E., Adger, W.N., Brown, K., Howden, S.M. (2012). Transformational capacity and the influence of place and identity. Environmental Research Letters, 7(3). Abstract.
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2011

Various authors, 2011 Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to Advance Climate Change Adaptation, IPCC Special Report, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), Geneva, Switzerland.
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Brown, K. and Westaway, E., 2011. Agency, Capacity and Resilience to Environmental Change: Lessons from Human Development. Annual Review of Environment and Resources, 36:14.1–14.
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Evans, L., Brown, K. and Allison, E., 2011. Factors influencing adaptive marine governance in a developing country context: a case-study of southern Kenya. Ecology and Society, 16.2: 21.
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Eriksen and Brown (eds) 2011. Sustainable Adaptation to Climate Change, Climate and Development 3.1 .
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Lynam and Brown (eds) 2011. Mental models in human – environment interactions: theory, policy implications, and methodological explorations Ecology and Society. In progress.
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Adger, W.N., Brown, K., and 10 others, 2011. Resilience implications of policy responses to climate change. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change 2.5: 757-766.
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Steneck, R., and Brown. K. and 14 others, 2011. Creation of a Gilded Trap by the high economic value of the Maine lobster fishery. Conservation Biology, 25, 5: 904–912.
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Brown, K., 2011. Sustainable Adaptation: An Oxymoron? Climate and Development, 3:21-31.
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Eriksen, S. and Brown, K., 2011. Sustainable Adaptation to Climate Change Climate and Development 3: 3-6.
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Evans, L. S., Brown, K. and E. H. Allison 2011. Factors influencing adaptive marine governance in a developing country context: a case-study of southern Kenya. Ecology and Society 16 (2): 21
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Eriksen, S. and Brown, K. 2011. Sustainable adaptation to climate change. Climate and Development 3 (1) pp. 3-6.
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Brown, K., Policy Discourses of Resilience, 2011 In: Redclift, M. Pelling, M., Manuel-Navarrete, D.,Climate Change and the Crisis of Capitalism: A Chance to Reclaim, Self, Society and Nature (Routledge Studies in Human Geography).
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2010
Rosendo S, Brown K, Joubert A, Jiddawi N, Mechisso M., 2010. A clash of values and approaches: A case study of Marine Protected Area planning in Mozambique, Ocean and Coastal Management 54: 55-65.
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Adger, W.N., Brown, K., Conway, D., 2010. Progress in Global Environmental Change? Global Environmental Change 20.4: 547–549.

Corbera E. and Brown, K., 2010. Offsetting benefits: Analysing access to forest carbon, Environment and Planning A 42:1739-1761.
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Bunce, M., K. Brown and S. Rosendo, 2010. Policy misfits, climate change and cross-scale vulnerability in coastal Africa: How development projects undermine resilience. Environmental Science and Policy. 13: 485-497.
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Corbera, E., Estrada, M. and Brown, K., 2010. Reducing greenhouse gas emissions from deforestation and forest degradation in developing countries: revisiting the assumptions. Climatic Change 100:355-388.
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Corbera, E. and Brown, K. 2010. Offsetting benefits? Analyzing access to forest carbon, Environment and Planning A 42(7) 1739-1761.
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2009
Brooks, N., Grist, N. and Brown, K., 2009. Development futures in the context of climate change: Challenging the present and learning from the past, Development Policy Review 27.6: 741-765
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Wolf, J., Brown, K., Conway, D. 2009. Ecological citizenship and climate change: perceptions and practice, Environmental Politics, 18.4: 503-521.
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Fisher, J. and Brown, K., 2009. Wind energy on the Isle of Lewis: implications for deliberative planning, Environment and Planning A 41:2516-2536.
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Bunce, M., Rosendo, S. and Brown, K., 2009. Perceptions of climate change, multiple stressors and livelihoods on marginal African coasts, Environment Development and Sustainability. 12, 3: 407-440
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Allison, E.H., Perry, A., Badjeck, M-C., Adger, W.N.,Brown, K. et al., 2009. Vulnerability of national economies to the impacts of climate change on fisheries, Fish and Fisheries 10:173-196
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McClanahan, T.R., Cinner, J.E., Graham, N.A.J., Daw, T.M., Maina, J., Stead, S.M., Wamukota, A., Brown, K., et al., 2009. Identifying Reefs of Hope and Hopeful Actions: Contextualizing Environmental, Ecological, and Social Parameters to Respond Effectively to Climate Change, Conservation Biology,
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Doulton, H., Brown, K., Ten years to prevent catastrophe? 2009. Global Environmental Change 19 :191-202
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Hultman, N.E., Boyd, E., Roberts, T., Cole, J., Corbera, E., Ebeling, J., Brown, K., Liverman, D., 2009. How can the Clean Development Mechanism better contribute to Sustainable Development? Ambio 38.2: 120-122.
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Corbera, E., Estrada, M. and K. Brown, 2009. How do regulated and voluntary carbon-offset schemes compare? Journal of Integrative Environmental Sciences 6.1: 26-50.
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Corbera, E., González Soberanis, C. and K. Brown, 2009. Institutional dimensions of payments for ecosystem services. An analysis of Mexico’s carbon forestry programme. Ecological Economics 68: 743-761.
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Kosoy, N., E. Corbera and K. Brown, 2009. Participation in payments for ecosystem services: Case studies from the Lacandon rainforest,Mexico. Geoforum 39.6: 2073-2083.
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Brown, K., 2009. Human development and environmental governance: A reality check. Chapter 2 in Adger, W.N., and Jordan, A. (eds) Governing Sustainability, Cambridge University Press pp32-52.

Adger, W.N., and Brown. K., 2009. Vulnerability and resilience to environmental change: Ecological and social perspectives. Chapter 8 in Castree, N., Demeritt, D., and Liverman, D., A Companion to Environmental Geography, Wiley Blackwell, London: pp109-122.
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2008
Corbera, E. and Brown, K., 2008. Building institutions to trade ecosystem services: marketing forest carbon in Mexico, World Development.
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McClanahan, T.R., Cinner, J.E.,Maina, J., Graham N.A.J., Daw, T.M., Stead, S.M., Wamukot, A.,Brown, K., Ateweberhan, M.,Venus, V., & Polunin, N.V.C., 2008. Conservation action in a changing climate, Conservation Letters 1: 53-59.
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Tompkins, E. L., Few, R. and Brown, K. 2008. Scenario-based stakeholder engagement: incorporating stakeholders preferences into coastal planning for climate change Journal of Environmental Management 88: 1580-1592.
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2007
Corbera, E., K. Brown and W.N. Adger, 2007. The equity and legitimacy of markets for ecosystem services. Development and Change 38 (4), 587-613.
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Few, R., Brown, K. and Tompkins, E., 2007. Climate Change and coastal management decisions: Insights from Christchurch Bay. UK Coastal Management 35.2: 255-270.
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Few, R., Brown, K., and Tompkins, E. 2007. Public participation and climate change adaptation: avoiding the illusion of inclusion. Climate Policy 7 (1) pp. 46-59
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Nelson, DR, Adger, WN and Brown, K .2007. Adaptation to environmental change: contributions of a resilience framework. Annual Review of Environment and Resources 32 pp 395-419.
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2006
Pyhala, A., Brown, K. and Adger, N., 2006. Implications of livelihood dependence on non-timber products in Peruvian Amazonia Ecosystems 9:1328-1341.
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Lowe, T., Brown, K. et al., 2006. Does tomorrow ever come? Disaster narrative and public perceptions of climate change. Public Understanding of Science 14.5:435-458.
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Brown, K., 2006. Adaptive Institutions for Coral Reef Conservation. In I.Cote & J. Reynolds Coral Reefs Conservation , Cambridge University Press pp455-477.
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2005
Brown, K. et al., 2005. Integrated Responses, Chapter 15 of the Responses Working Group of Millennium Ecosystem Assessment Island Press.
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Adger, W.N., Brown, K., Tompkins, E., 2005. The political economy of cross scale networks in resource co-management, Ecology and Society 10.2.
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Brown, K., 2005. Addressing trade-offs in forest landscape restoration in Mansourian, S., Vallauri, D., and Dudley, N. (in cooperation with WWF International). Forest Restoration in Landscapes: Beyond Planting Trees, Springer, New York

Eriksen, S., Brown, K. and Kelly, P.M., 2005. The dynamics of vulnerability: Locating coping strategies in Kenya and Tanzania Geographical Journal, 171.4: 287- 305.
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Adger, W.N., Brown, K., Hulme, M., 2005. Redefining Global Environmental Change Global Environmental Change5:1-4.
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2004
Brown, K., 2004. Trade-off analysis for integrated conservation and development. In T McShane, and M. Wells, (eds) Getting Biodiversity Projects to Work: Towards More Effective Conservation and Development Columbia University Press, New York pp289-316.

2003
Brown, K. and Corbera, E. 2003. Exploring equity and development in the new carbon economy Climate Policy 3.Supp1: 41-56.
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Brown, K. 2003. Integrating conservation and development: A case of institutional misfit, Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 1.9: 479-487.
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Adger, W. N. Brown, K., Fairbrass, J. Jordan, A. Paavola, J., Rosendo, S. and Seyfang, G., 2003. Governance for sustainability: towards a ‘thick’ analysis of environmental decision-making Environment and Planning A 35: 1095-1110.
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Adger, W. N., S. Huq, K. Brown, D. Conway and M. Hulme, 2003. Adaptation to climate change in the developing world. Progress in Development Studies 3.3: 179-195.
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Brown, K., 2003. Three challenges for a real people-centred conservation. Global Ecology and Biogeography 12.2: 89-92.
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Muchagata, M. and K. Brown, 2003. Cows, colonists and trees: Cattle and environmental degradation in Amazonia Agricultural Systems 76: 797-816.
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Brown, K., Adger, W. N. and Tompkins, E., 2003. Trade off analysis for participatory coral reef management: Lessons learned from Buccoo Reef Marine Park, Tobago. In M.K. Kasim Moosa, S.Soemodihardjo, A.Nontji, A.Soegiarto, K. Romimohtarto, Sukarno and Suharsono. (Editors) Proceedings of the Ninth International Coral Reef Symposium, Bali, Indonesia, October 23-27 2000. Ministry of Environment, the Indonesian Institute of Sciences and the International Society for Reef Studies, pp. 765-770.
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2002
Brown, K., E. Tompkins and W. N. Adger, 2002. Making Waves: Integrating Coastal Conservation and Development, Earthscan, London. pp 164.

Brown, K., 2002. Innovations in conservation and development. Geographical Journal 168.1: 6-17. 

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Tompkins, E., W. N. Adger, and K. Brown, 2002. Institutional networks for inclusive coastal zone management in Trinidad and Tobago Environment and Planning A 34.6: 1095-1111.
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Brown, K. 2002. Environment, biodiversity and sustainable development: International issues. In C. Kirkpatrick, R. Clarke and C. Polidano (eds)Companion to Development Policy and Management, Edward Elgar,Cheltenham pp 213-220.

Adger, W.N., Brown, K., Cervigni, R. and Moran, D. 2002. Tropical forest values in Mexico. In Pearce, D.W., Pearce, C. and Palmer, C. (eds.) Valuing the Environment in Developing Countries: Case Studies. Edward Elgar: Cheltenham pp. 329-357
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2001
Brown, K., E. Tompkins, and W. N. Adger, 2001. Trade Off Analysis for Participatory Coastal Zone Management. Overseas Development Group, University of East Anglia. pp.109 + CD Rom version.

Brown, K., 2001. Cut and run? Evolving institutions for global forest governance. Journal of International Development.
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Brown, K., W. N. Adger, E. Tompkins, P. Bacon, D. Shim, and K. Young, 2001. Trade-off analysis for marine protected area management. Ecological Economics 37.3: 417-434
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Brown, K. and F. Ekoko, 2001. Forest Encounters: Synergy among agents of forest change in southern Cameroon Society and Natural Resources 14: 269-290. 

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Brown, K. and S. Lapuyade, 2001. A livelihood from the forest: Gendered visions of social, economic and environmental change in southern Cameroon Journal of International Development 13, 1131-1149.
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Adger, W. N., T.A. Benjaminsen, K. Brown and H. Svarstad, 2001. Advancing a political ecology of environmental discourses. Development and Change 32.4: 681-715
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Brown, K. and S. Lapuyade, 2001. Changing gender relations and forest utilisation: A case study from Komassi, Cameroon. In C. Colfer and Y. Byron (eds) People Managing Forests; The Links between Human Well-being and Sustainability. Resources for the Future: Washington DC pp 90-110.
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2000
Brown, K. and S. Rosendo, 2000. Environmentalists, rubber tappers and empowerment: The political and economic dimensions of extractive reserves. Development and Change 31.1: 201-227. 

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Brown, K. and S. Rosendo, 2000. The institutional architecture of extractive reserves in Brazil, Geographical Journal 166.1: 35-48. 

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Muchagata, M. and K. Brown 2000. Colonist farmers’ perceptions of fertility and the frontier environment in eastern Amazonia Agriculture and Human Values 17.4: 371-384. 
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McDonald, M. A. and Brown, K, 2000. Soil and water conservation projects and rural livelihoods: options for design and research to enhance adoption and adaptation, Land Degradation and Development 11.4: 343-361.
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Brown, K., R. K. Turner, H. Hameed and I. Bateman, 2000. Environmental carrying capacity and tourism development in the Maldives and Nepal. In Tisdell, C. (ed.) The Economics of Tourism. Edward Elgar: Cheltenham, pp 546-555.
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