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Nop S; Thornton A, 2020, 'Community participation in contemporary urban planning in Cambodia: The examples of Khmuonh and Kouk Roka neighbourhoods in Phnom Penh', Cities, vol. 103, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cities.2020.102770

Cochrane L; Lewis SC; Engdaw MM; Thornton A; Welbourne DJ, 2020, 'Using farmer-based metrics to analyze the amount, seasonality, variability and spatial patterns of rainfall amidst climate change in southern Ethiopia', Journal of Arid Environments, vol. 175, pp. 104084 - 104084, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaridenv.2019.104084

Thornton A, 2020, 'Introduction', International Political Economy Series, pp. 3 - 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-17187-2_1

Nop S; Thornton A, 2019, 'Urban resilience building in modern development: A case of phnom Penh city, Cambodia', Ecology and Society, vol. 24, http://dx.doi.org/10.5751/ES-10860-240223

Cochrane L; Thornton A, 2018, 'The Geography of Development Studies: Leaving No One Behind', Forum for Development Studies, vol. 45, pp. 167 - 175, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08039410.2017.1345786

Thornton A; Cochrane L, 2018, 'The geography of development studies: Leaving no one behind', Forum for Development Studies, vol. 45, pp. 167 - 175, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08039410.2017.1345786

Gbanie SP; Griffin AL; Thornton A, 2018, 'Impacts on the urban environment: Land cover change trajectories and landscape fragmentation in post-war Western Area, Sierra Leone', Remote Sensing, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/rs10010129

Thornton A, 2017, 'Pacific urbanisation: is landlessness a challenge to SDG11 in Samoa?', The Development Bulletin, pp. 1 - 101, https://crawford.anu.edu.au/rmap/devnet/dev-bulletin.php

Thornton A, 2017, '“The Lucky country”? A critical exploration of community gardens and city–community relations in Australian cities', Local Environment, vol. 22, pp. 969 - 985, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13549839.2017.1317726

Cochrane L; Thornton A, 2017, 'A socio-cultural analysis of smallholder borrowing and debt in southern Ethiopia', Journal of Rural Studies, vol. 49, pp. 69 - 77, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jrurstud.2016.11.004

Cochrane L; Thornton A, 2016, 'Charity Rankings: Delivering Development or Dehumanising Aid?', Journal of International Development, vol. 28, pp. 57 - 73, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jid.3201

Gbanie SP; Thornton A; Griffin AL, 2015, '‘The Diamond of Western Area is Land’: Narratives of Land Use and Land Cover Change in Post-conflict Sierra Leone', The Australasian Review of African Studies, vol. 36, pp. 51 - 73, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=640605682272647;res=IELIND

Lyons T; Marlowe J; Thornton A, 2015, 'Reflections on Africa and African Studies: in Memory of Cherry Gertzel', AUSTRALASIAN REVIEW OF AFRICAN STUDIES, vol. 36, pp. 8 - 21, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000374687300002&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1

Lyons T; Marlowe J; Mickler D; Thornton A, 2015, 'Denizens, Artivists, and Terrorists - Disarmament, Development and Diagnosis: Understanding Africa in Australasia and the Pacific.', AUSTRALASIAN REVIEW OF AFRICAN STUDIES, vol. 36, pp. 3 - 6, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000374687000001&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1

Thornton A; Tang MB, 2013, 'A level playing field? Improving market availability and access for small scale producers in Johannesburg, South Africa', Applied Geography, vol. 36, pp. 40 - 48, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apgeog.2012.04.004

Thornton A; Rogerson CM, 2013, 'African cities and the millenium development goals: A case for applied geography', Applied Geography, vol. 36, pp. 1 - 2, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apgeog.2012.09.004

Thornton A; Binns T; Kerslake M, 2013, 'Hard times in Apia? Urban landlessness and the church in Samoa', Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography, vol. 34, pp. 357 - 372, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/sjtg.12040

Thornton A; Pearson S; Paull D; Joseph V, 2013, 'Occupational transitions in three coastal villages in Central Java, Indonesia, in the context of sea level rise: a case study', Natural Hazards, vol. on-line June 2013, pp. 675 - 694, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11069-013-0735-6

Thornton A; Sakai M; Hassall G, 2012, 'Givers and governance: the potential of faith-based development in the Asia Pacific', Development in Practice, vol. 22, pp. 779 - 791, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09614524.2012.685864

Thornton A; Momoh J; Tengbe P, 2012, 'Institutional Capacity Building for Urban Agriculture Research Using Participatory GIS in a Post-Conflict Context: A Case Study of Sierra Leone', Australasian Review of African Studies, vol. 33, pp. 165 - 176, http://search.informit.com.au/fullText;dn=274136515355648;res=IELNZC

Thornton A; Binns T; Kerslake M, 2010, 'Alienation and obligation: Religion and social change in Samoa', Asia Pacific Viewpoint, vol. 51, pp. 1 - 16, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8373.2010.01410.x

Thornton A, 2010, 'Book Review: Sustainable Land Management in the Tropics: Explaining the Miracle.', Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography, vol. 31, pp. 276 - 278, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9493.2010.00401.x

Thornton AC; Nel E; Hampwaye G, 2010, 'Cultivating Kaunda's plan for self-sufficiency: Is urban agriculture finally beginning to receive support in Zambia?', Development Southern Africa, vol. 27, pp. 613 - 625, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0376835X.2010.508604

Thornton AC, 2009, 'Garden of Eden?: The impact of resettlement on squatters’ ‘agri-hoods’ in Fiji', Development in Practice, vol. 19, pp. 884 - 894, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09614520903122311

Thornton AC, 2009, 'Pastures of plenty?: Land rights and community-based agriculture in Peddie, a former homeland town in South Africa', Applied Geography, vol. 29, pp. 12 - 20, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apgeog.2008.06.001

Thornton AC, 2008, 'Beyond the Metropolis: Small Town Case Studies of Urban and Peri-Urban Agriculture in South Africa', Urban Forum, vol. 19, pp. 243 - 262, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12132-008-9036-7

Thornton AC; Nel E, 2007, 'The significance of urban and peri-urban agriculture in Peddie, in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa', Africanus: Journal of Development Studies, vol. 37, pp. 13 - 20

Thornton AC, 2006, 'The potential for multi-functional urban land use in a small former homeland town in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa', Urban Agriculture Magazine, vol. 16, pp. 58 - 59


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