Dr. A Haroon Akram-Lodhi
Dr. A. Haroon Akram-Lodhi, B.A. (SOAS, London), M.Phil. (Cambridge) and Ph.D. (Manitoba)
Professor, Department of International Development Studies
1600 West Bank Drive
Peterborough, Ontario K9J 7B8
(705) 748-1011 ext. 7290 • phone
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Winner of the 2015 Trent University Distinguished Research Award
Editor-in-Chief, Canadian Journal of Development Studies
Agrarian political economy, feminist development economics, peasant economics, political ecology and sustainable rural livelihoods, food systems analysis, research methodology
Selected Recent Publications
Hungry for Change: Farmers, Food Justice and the Agrarian Question, Fernwood, 2013.
Peasants and Globalization: Political Economy, Rural Transformation and the Agrarian Question (co-edited with C Kay). London: Routledge, 2009.
Land, Poverty and Livelihoods: Perspectives from Developing and Transition Countries (co-edited with C Kay and S Borras). London: Routledge, 2007.
Globalization, Neoconservative Policies and Democratic Alternatives (co-edited with R Chernomas and A Sepehri). Winnipeg: Arbeiter Ring Publishing, 2005.
Water, Pipes and People in Pakistan: The Social and Economic Impact of the Salinity Control and Reclamation Project in Mardan, Northern Pakistan (co-edited with J Freedman). Lahore: Vanguard, 2001.
Confronting Fiji Futures. Canberra: Asia Pacific Press, 2000.
Academic Journal Papers
'One stone is enough to drive away a hundred birds”: Peasants, land and resistance in contemporary Afghanistan' in Journal of Agrarian Change vol 16 no 1 2016.
'Land grabs, the agrarian question and the corporate food regime' in Canadian Food Studies vol 2 no 2 2015.
'Accelerating towards food sovereignty' in Third World Quaterly vol 36 no 3 2015.
'The antimonies of food financialization' in Dialectical Anthropology vol 38 2014.
'Contextualizingland grabbing: contemporary land deals, the global subsistence crisisand the world food system' in Canadian Journal of Development Studies vol33 no 2 2012.
‘Land, labour and agrarian transition in Vietnam’ in Journal of Agrarian Change vol 10 no 4 2010.
'Marx, modes of production and the agrarian question' in Mohanty, BB (ed) The Agrarian Question in India: Curret Debates. Delhi: Routledge (with C. Kay), 2016.
'L'approche des moyens d'existence durables' in Veltmeyer, H. (ed) with the participation of Tanimoune, N.A. Des outils pour le changement: Une approche critique en étude du développement. Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 2015.
'Une approche critique de l'étdue du développement rural' in Veltmeyer, H. (ed) with the participation of Tanimoune, N.A. Des outils pour le changement: Une approche critique en étude du développement. Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 2015.
'Politics of the agrarian question' in Weber, H. (ed) Politics of Development: A Survey. London: Routledge, 2014.'Do we have a case for gender equality' in Bettio, F., Plantenga, J. and Smith, M. (eds) Gender and the European Labour Market. London: Routledge (with M. Smith and F. Bettio), 2013.