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Gbanie SP; Thornton A, 2021, 'Agro-Industrial Mega-Land Deals in Sierra Leone: Beyond the Rhetoric of Beneficiation, Employment and Economic Development', in International Political Economy Series, pp. 173 - 187, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-60789-0_7

Dela Cruz I; Thornton A; Haase D, 2020, 'Smart food cities on the menu? integrating urban food systems into smart city policy making', in International Political Economy Series, pp. 71 - 84, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-17187-2_5

Thornton A, 2019, 'Introduction', in Urban Food Democracy and Governance in North and South, pp. 3 - 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-17187-2_1

Thornton A, 2018, 'Food security in African cities: linking urban food production with good urban governance', in Binns T; Lynch K; Nel E (ed.), The Routledge Handbook of African Development, Routledge, pp. 454 - 464, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315712482-34

Thornton A; Lyons K; Sharpe S, 2018, 'Carving out space for community gardens in Australia: Exploring the potential of community gardens as social movements for urban change in Sydney and Canberra', in The Routledge Handbook of Community Development Research, pp. 223 - 235, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315612829

Cochrane L; Thornton A, 2017, 'Charity rankers: Who is defining effectiveness?', in Lentfer J; Cothran T (ed.), Smart Risks How Small Grants Are Helping to Solve Some of the World's Biggest Problems, Practical Action, Rugby, UK, pp. 108 - 113, http://dx.doi.org/10.3362/9781780449302

Ravuvu A; Thornton A, 2016, 'Chapter 6 Beyond aid distribution: aid effectiveness, neoliberal and neostructural reforms in pacific island countries', in Assessing the Impact of Foreign Aid, pp. 79 - 93, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/b978-0-12-803660-0.00006-4

Adusei-Asante K; Alttahir Y; Bell V; Bertram S; Chilver A; Cohen MM; Freer G; Hancock P; Jakupec V; Kelly M; Lemire S; Loveridge D; Loxley W; Makuwira JJ; Milligan S; Pucilowski M; Ravuvu A; Thornton A, 2016, 'Author Biographies', in Assessing the Impact of Foreign Aid, Elsevier, pp. xv - xxi, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/b978-0-12-803660-0.00022-2

Thornton A; Ravuvu A, 2015, 'Beyond aid distribution: Aid effectiveness, neoliberal and neostructural reforms in Pacific Island Countries.', in Jakupec V; Kelly M (ed.), Assessing the Impact of Foreign Aid, Academic Press, pp. 79 - 94, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-803660-0.00006-4

Thornton A; Nel E, 2014, 'Agrarianism, Capitalism or Protectionism? Exploring economic restructuring and local responses amidst global change in Samoa', in Sakai M; Jurriens E; Zhang J; Thornton A (ed.), Disaster Relief in the Asia Pacific: Agency and Resilience, Routledge, London, pp. 171 - 188, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315884356

Sakai M; Jurriens E; Thornton A; Zhang J, 2014, 'Coping with disaster: Agency and resilience in the Asia-Pacific context', in Sakai M; Thornton A; Jurriens E; Zhang J (ed.), Agency in Asia Pacific Disaster Relief, Routledge, Oxton and New York, pp. 3 - 16, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315884356

Sakai M, 2014, 'Fostering civil society oranizations for disaster relief in Japan: challenges and prospects for sustainable future operations', in Sakai M; Jurriens E; Zhang J; Thornton A (ed.), Agency in Asia Pacific Disaster Relief, Routledge, Oxton and New York, pp. 52 - 66, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315884356

Sakai M; Fauzia A, 2014, 'Key factors for capacity-building of disaster relief operations: Indonesian examples', in Zhang J; Thornton A; Sakai M; Jurriens E (ed.), Agency in Asia Pacific Disaster Relief, Routledge, Abingdon and New York, pp. 35 - 51, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315884356

Zhang J; Jurriens E; Sakai M, 2014, 'Lessons from disaster relief in the Asia Pacific', in Sakai M; Jurriens E; Zhang J; Thornton A (ed.), Agency in Asia Pacific Disaster Relief, Routledge, Oxton and New York, pp. 209 - 216, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315884356

Chand S, 2014, 'Responding to natural versus human-made disasters: lessons from Fiji', in Sakai M; Jurriens E; Zhang J; Thornton A (ed.), Disaster Relief in the Asia Pacific, Routledge, London, pp. 189 - 205, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315884356

Thornton A, 2011, 'Food for Thought? Linking Up Urban Agriculture and Local Food Production for Food Security and Development in the South Pacific', in Rosin C; Stock P; Campbell H (ed.), Food Systems failure -The Global Food Crisis and the Future of Agriculture, Earthscan, Taylor & Francis, UK, pp. 203 - 218, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781849776820

Nel E; Davidson J; Thornton AC, 2007, 'Pandemic and panacea: urban agriculture as a community-based response to HIV/AIDS?', in Jones G; Leimgruber W; Nel E (ed.), Issues in Geographical Marginality: Papers presented during the Meetings of the Commission on Evolving Issues of Geographical Marginality in the Early 21st Century World, edn. Original, Rhodes University, Grahamstown


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