Selected Publications
 

Cleveland, David A., E. Hallström, Q. Gee, N. Donnelly, P. Scarborough. (2014, in press) The potential for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from health care via diet change in the U.S. In Proceedings of the Ninth International Life Cycle Assessment of Foods Conference, San Francisco, California, pp. 233-240. DRAFT CONF PAPER ON LINE.

Cleveland, D.A., A. Carruth, D.N. Mazaroli. (2014) Operationalizing local food: Goals, actions, and indicators for alternative food systems. Agriculture & Human Values, DOI 10.1007/s10460-014-9556-9. ARTICLE ON LINE.

Soleri, D., D.A. Cleveland. (2014) Genetic resources: farmer conservation and crop management. In Encyclopedia of Natural Resources (ENR), Y.Q. Wang, editor-in-chief, pp. 56-62. New York: Taylor and Francis. ARTICLE ON LINE.

Cleveland, D.A., Q. Gee, E. Hallström, A. DuVall, G. French (2014) What’s on your plate? The social justice implications of climate change and the food we eat. Santa Barbara Independent, May 8. ARTICLE ON LINE.

Cleveland, D.A., N.M. Müller, A.C. Tranovich, D.N. Mazaroli, K. Hinson (2014) Local food hubs for alternative food systems: A case study from Santa Barbara County, California. Journal of Rural Studies 35:26-36. ARTICLE ON LINE. UCSB press release.

Cleveland, D.A. (2014) Resilience: Antidote for the Anthropocene. Resilience: A Journal of the Environmental Humanities.BOP

Cleveland, D.A. (2014) Balancing on a Planet: The Future of Food and Agriculture. Berkeley: University of California Press. Details (and Chapter 1) at UC Press. Read Introduction. UCSB press release.

Cleveland, D.A. (2013) Agroecology. Oxford Bibliographies Online: Ecology, D. Gibson, editor-in-chief. New York: Oxford University Press. doi: 10.1093/obo/9780199830060-0117 ARTICLE ON LINE.

Cleveland, D.A., C.N. Radka, N.M. Müller (2011) Localization—necessary but not sufficient. Huffington Post. ARTICLE ON LINE. (© 2011 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.).

Cleveland, D.A., C.N. Radka, N.M. Müller, T.D. Watson, N.J. Rekstein, H.vanM. Wright, S.E. Hollingshead. (2011) The effect of localizing fruit and vegetable consumption on greenhouse gas emissions and nutrition, Santa Barbara County. Environmental Science & Technology 45(10):4555–4562 (Published online 2011 Apr 22, dx.doi.org/10.1021/es1040317) ARTICLE PDF (© 2011 American Chemical Society). About this article: UCSB Press release by George Foulsham; Article by T. Zeller in the Huffington Post (© 2011 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.); Interview on Radio Causeway, KCSB FM, UCSB; Article by G. Sears in The Packer (© 2011 Vance Publishing); Interview on Freakonomics podcast (© 2012 Freakonomics, LLC). Article by S. Cone in Santa Maria Sun (© 2012 Santa Maria Sun).

Cleveland, D.A., C.N. Radka. (2011) Summary of discussions at the Santa Barbara County Agrifood Workshop: Localizing Santa Barbara County agrifood systems—research, action and policy, Presented by the Santa Barbara County Agrifood Systems (SBC AFS) Research Group, 2011 May 20-2, UCSB. REPORT PDF.

Cleveland, D.A. (2010) Sustainability via localization: Key to the future or.…greenwash? Investigating  the Santa Barbara County agrifood system. Sustainability Champion faculty lecture, UCSB, October 5. POWERPOINT PRESENTATION PDF. (© 2010 DA Cleveland) About this presentation: PHOTOS of edible food system display. Article by K. Hughes about this research in the Santa Barbara News Press (© 2011 Santa Barbara News-Press). About Edibles Institute presentation on this research (2011 Jan 29): Article by B. Estabrook in The Atlantic (© 2011 The Atlantic Monthly Group); Article by P. Brasher in the DeMoines Register (© 2011 www.DesMoinesRegister.com).

Cleveland, D.A. (2010) Who pays the price for shared social responsibility? [In Letters] Science 330:446. ARTICLE PDF. [Comment on Gneezy et al. 2010.] (© 2010 AAAS).

Cleveland, D.A., P. Gardinali, G. Glasgow, M. McGinnes, J. Mohr, E. Smith, M. Carney, L. Copeland. (2010) Land Use, Agriculture, and the Environment. The Central Coast Survey, September 2010. Social Science Survey Center, Benton Survey Research Lab, University of California, Santa Barbara. REPORT PDF.

Soleri, D. and D.A. Cleveland. (2009) Breeding for quantitative variables. Part 1: Farmers’ and scientists’ knowledge and practice in variety choice and plant selection. In Plant Breeding and Farmer Participation, S. Ceccarelli, E.P. Guimarães and E. Weltzien, editors, pp. 323-366. Rome, Italy: FAO (United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization), in collaboration with ICARDA (International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas), Aleppo, Syrian Arab Republic, and ICRISAT (International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics), Patancheru, India. ARTICLE PDF (© 2009 FAO).

Cleveland, D.A. (2009) Indigenous environmental knowledge. In Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy, J.B. Callicott and R. Frodeman, editors-in-chief, Vol. 2, pp. 318-322. Farmington Hills, MI: Macmillan Reference USA, a part of Gale, Cenage Learning. ARTICLE PDF (© 2009 Macmillan Reference).

Soleri, D., D.A. Cleveland, F. Aragón Cuevas. (2008) Food globalization and local diversity: the case of tejate. Current Anthropology 49(2):281-290. ARTICLE PDF; Online text with SUPPLEMENTS (PDF version of SUPPLEMENTS); PRESS RELEASE (PDF version of PRESS RELEASE) (© 2008 by The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research).

Soleri, D., D.A. Cleveland, G.E. Glasgow, S.H. Sweeney, F. Aragón Cuevas, H. Ríos Labrada, M.R. Fuentes Lopez (2008) Testing assumptions underlying economic research on transgenic food crops for Third World farmers: evidence from Cuba, Guatemala and Mexico. Ecological Economics 67(4):667-682. ARTICLE PDF; SUPPLEMENT PDF (© 2008 Elsevier B.V.).

Cleveland, D.A., D. Soleri (2007) Extending Darwin’s analogy: bridging differences in concepts of selection between farmers, biologists, and plant breeders. Economic Botany 61(2):121-136. ARTICLE PDF (© 2007 The New York Botanical Garden Press).

Soleri, D., D.A. Cleveland (2007) Tejate: Theobroma cacao and T. bicolor in a traditional beverage from Oaxaca, Mexico. Food and Foodways 15(1-2):107-118. ARTICLE PDF (© 2007 Taylor & Francis Group, LLC).

Cleveland, D.A., D. Soleri (2007) Farmer knowledge and scientist knowledge in sustainable agricultural development: ontology, epistemology and praxis. In Local Science versus Global Science: Approaches To Indigenous Knowledge in International Development. Pp. 211-229. P. Sillitoe, editor. Oxford, UK: Berghahn Books. ARTICLE PDF (© 2007 Paul Sillitoe).

Soleri, D., D.A. Cleveland, F. Aragón Cuevas (2006) Transgenic crops and crop varietal diversity: the case of maize in Mexico. BioScience 56(6):503-513. ABSTRACT; ARTICLE PDF (© 2006 American Institute of Biological Sciences). Response from Soleri and colleagues [to Ortiz-García et al. letter]. BioScience 56(9):709-710. LETTER PDF (© 2006 American Institute of Biological Sciences).

Lacy, S.M., D.A. Cleveland, D. Soleri (2006) Farmer choice of sorghum varieties in southern Mali. Human Ecology 34(3):331-353. ARTICLE PDF (© 2006 Springer Science+Business Media, Inc.).

Cleveland, D.A. (2006) What kind of social science does the CGIAR, and the world, need? Culture & Agriculture 28:4-9. ARTICLE PDF (© 2006 American Anthropological Association).

Soleri, D., D.A. Cleveland (2006) Transgenic maize and Mexican maize diversity: Risky synergy? Agriculture and Human Values 23(1):27-31. ARTICLE PDF (© 2006 Springer).

Cleveland, D.A., D. Soleri, F. Aragón Cuevas, J. Crossa, P. Gepts (2005) Detecting (trans)gene flow to landraces in centers of crop origin: lessons from the case of maize in Mexico. Environmental Biosafety Research 4(4):197-208. ABSTRACT (English/español); ARTICLE PDF (© 2006 ISBR, EDP Sciences).

Soleri, D., D.A. Cleveland, F. Aragón Cuevas, H. Ríos Labrada, M.R. Fuentes Lopez, S.H. Sweeney (2005) Understanding the potential impact of transgenic crops in traditional agriculture: maize farmers' perspectives in Cuba, Guatemala & Mexico. Environmental Biosafety Research 4(3):141-166. ABSTRACT (English/español); ARTICLE PDF (© 2006 ISBR, EDP Sciences).

Cleveland, D.A., D. Soleri (2005) Debate over a GM rice trial in China. [In Letters] Science 310:231-232. ARTICLE PDF [Comment on Huang et al. 2005.] (© 2006 AAAS).

Cleveland, D.A., D. Soleri, (2005) Rethinking the risk management process for genetically engineered crop varieties in small-scale, traditionally based agriculture. Ecology and Society 10(1): 9. [published online]. ABSTRACT; ARTICLE PDF (© 2005 the authors).

Soleri, D., D.A. Cleveland (2005) Scenarios as a tool for eliciting and understanding farmers' biological knowledge. Field Methods 17(3):283-301. ABSTRACT; ARTICLE AS PDF FILE (© 2005 Sage Publications).

Cleveland, D.A., D. Soleri (2004) Farmers' rights and GE crops. Anthropology News 45(4):7-8. ARTICLE HTM FILE (© 2004 American Anthropological Association).

Soleri, D., D.A. Cleveland (2004) Farmer selection and conservation of crop varieties. Encyclopedia of Plant & Crop Science. Pp. 433-438. R.M. Goodman, ed. New York: Marcel Dekker, Inc. ABSTRACT. ARTICLE PDF (© 2004 Marcel Dekker, Inc.).ffdg

Cleveland, D.A., D. Soleri, editors (2002) Farmers, Scientists and Plant Breeding: Integrating Knowledge and Practice. Oxon, UK: CAB International. ABSTRACT and CONTENTS, BOOK ON LINE.

Cleveland, D.A., D. Soleri (2002) Introduction: farmers, scientists and plant breeding:knowledge, practice,and the possibilities for collaboration, in Farmers, Scientists and Plant Breeding: Integrating Knowledge and Practice. Pp. 1-18. D.A. Cleveland and D. Soleri,eds. Oxon, UK: CAB International. ABSTRACT. ARTICLE PDF (© 2002 CAB International)

Soleri, D., D.A. Cleveland, S.E. Smith, S. Ceccarelli, S. Grando, R.B. Rana, D. Rijal, H. Rios L. (2002) Understanding farmers' knowledge as the basis for collaboration with plant breeders: Methodological cevelopment and examples from ongoing research in Mexico, Syria, Cuba, and Nepal. In Farmers, Scientists and Plant Breeding: Integrating Knowledge and Practice. Pp. 19-60. D.A. Cleveland and D. Soleri, eds. Oxon, UK: CAB International. ABSTRACT.

Ríos Labrada, H., D. Soleri, D.A. Cleveland. (2002) Conceptual changes in Cuban plant breeding in response to a national socioeconomic crisis: The example of pumpkins. In Farmers, Scientists and Plant Breeding: Integrating Knowledge and Practice. Pp. 213-237. D.A. Cleveland and D. Soleri, eds. Oxon, UK: CAB International.

Cleveland, D.A., D. Soleri (2002) Indigenous and scientific knowledge of plant breeding: Similarities, differences, and implications for collaboration. In Participating in Development: Approaches to Indigenous Knowledge. ASA Monographs, Vol. 39. Pp. 206-234. P. Sillitoe, A. Bicker, and J. Pottier, editors. London: Routledge. ABSTRACT. ARTICLE PDF (© 2002 Association of Social Anthropologists & the authors).

Cleveland, D.A. (2001) Is Plant Breeding Science Objective Truth or Social Construction? The Case of Yield Stability. Agriculture and Human Values 18(3):250-271. ABSTRACT; ARTICLE PDF (corrected figure) (© 2001 Kluwer Academic Publishers.)

Soleri, D., D.A. Cleveland (2001) Farmers' Genetic Perceptions Regarding Their Crop Populations: An Example with Maize in the Central Valleys of Oaxaca, Mexico. Economic Botany 55(1):106-128. ABSTRACT; ARTICLE PDF (© 2001 The New York Botanical Garden Press).

Cleveland, D.A., D.Soleri, S.E. Smith (2000) A Biological Framework for Understanding Farmers' Plant Breeding. Economic Botany 54(3):377-394. ABSTRACT; ARTICLE PDF (© 2000 The New York Botanical Garden Press).

Soleri, D., S.E. Smith, D.A. Cleveland (2000) Evaluating the Potential for Farmer and Plant Breeder Collaboration: A Case Study of Farmer Maize Selection in Oaxaca, Mexico. Euphytica 116(1): 41-57. ABSTRACT; Full text from Euphytica: http://www.wkap.nl/oasis.htm/265106. ARTICLE PDF (© 2000 Kluwer Academic Publishers).

Cleveland, D.A. (2000) Globalization and Anthropology: Expanding the Options. Human Organization 59(3):370-374. ARTICLE PDF (© 2000 Society for Applied Anthropology).

Cleveland, D.A., D.Soleri, S.E. Smith. (1999) Farmer Plant Breeding from a Biological Perspective: Implications for Collaborative Plant Breeding. CIMMYT Economics Working Paper 99-10. v, 32 pp. Mexico, D.F.: CIMMYT. PAPER PDF.

Cleveland, D.A. (1998) Indian Agriculture, United States Agriculture, and Sustainable Agriculture: Science and Advocacy. American Indian Culture and Research Journal 22(3):13-29. ABSTRACT. ARTICLE PDF.

Smale, M., D. Soleri, D.A. Cleveland, D. Louette, E.B. Rice, J.-L. Blanco, A. Aguirre. (1998) Collaborative Plant Breeding as an Incentive for On-Farm Conservation of Genetic Resources: Economic Issues from Studies in Mexico, In Farmers, Gene Banks, and Crop Breeding: Economic Analyses of Diversity in Wheat, Maize, and Rice. M. Smale, editor. Pp. 239-257. Boston, Massachusetts: Kluwer Academic Publishers. ABSTRACT.

Cleveland, D.A. (1998) Balancing on a Planet: Toward an Agricultural Anthropology for the 21st Century. Human Ecology 26(2):323-340. ABSTRACT; ARTICLE PDF (© 1998 Plenum Publishing Corporation).

Cleveland, D.A., S.C. Murray (1997) The World's Crop Genetic Resources and the Rights of Indigenous Farmers. Current Anthropology 37(4): 477-515. ABSTRACT ; ARTICLE PDF (© 1997 by The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research).

Cleveland, D.A. (1997) Are Urban Gardens an Efficient Use of Resources? Arid Lands Newsletter [University of Arizona] No. 42, article No. 4. ARTICLE ON LINE.

Mabry, J., D.A. Cleveland (1996) The Relevance of Indigenous Irrigation: A Comparative Analysis of Sustainability. In Canals and Communities: Small-Scale Irrigation Systems. J. Mabry, editor. Pp. 227-260. Tucson, Arizona: University of Arizona Press.

Cleveland, D.A., F. Bowannie, Jr., D. Eriacho, A. Laahty, E. Perramond (1995) Zuni Farming and United States Government Policy: The Politics of Cultural and Biological Diversity. Agriculture and Human Values 12(3):2-18. ABSTRACT. ARTICLE PDF. (Corrected map)

Cleveland, D.A., D. Soleri, S.E. Smith (1994) Do Folk Crop Varieties Have a Role in Sustainable Agriculture? BioScience 44:740-751. ABSTRACT. ARTICLE PDF (© 1994 American Institute of Biological Sciences).

Soleri, D., D.A. Cleveland, with D.Eriacho, F. Bowannie Jr., A. Laahty, and the Zuni Community (1994) Gifts from the Creator: Intellectual Property Rights and Folk Crop Varieties. In Intellectual Property Rights for Indigenous Peoples, A Sourcebook. T. Greaves, editor. Pp. 21-40. Oklahoma City, OK: Society for Applied Anthropology. ABSTRACT. ARTICLE PDF (© 1994 Society for Applied Anthropology).

Cleveland, D.A. (1994) Can Science and Advocacy Coexist? The Ethics of Sustainable Development. Anthropology News 35(3):9-10. ARTICLE PDF (© 1994 American Anthropological Association).

Soleri, D., D.A. Cleveland (1993) Hopi Crop Diversity and Change. Journal of Ethnobiology 13:203-231. ABSTRACT. ARTICLE AS PDF FILE 1993 Society for Ethnobiology).

Soleri, D., D.A. Cleveland.  (1993)  Seeds of strength for Hopis and Zunis. Seedling [Barcelona, Spain: GRAIN] 10(4):13-21. ARTICLE PDF.

Cleveland, D.A. (1991) Migration in West Africa: A Savanna Village Perspective. Africa [London] 61:222-246. ABSTRACT. ARTICLE PDF 1991 Edinburgh University Press).ffdg.jpeg

Cleveland, D.A., D. Soleri (1991) Food from Dryland Gardens: An Ecological, Nutritional,and Social Approach to Small-ScaleHousehold Food Production. xiii, 387 pp. Tucson, AZ: Center for People, Food and Environment (with support from the United Nations Children's Fund [UNICEF]). A Choice Outstanding Academic Book, 1992. ABSTRACT and CONTENTS. *Electronic version published on line in Food and Nutrition Library 2.2. *Republished 2002 in CD-ROM format.

Cleveland, D.A. (1991) New Crop Varieties in a Green Revolution for Africa: Implications for Sustainability and Equity. In The Political Economy of African Famine. R.E. Downs, D.O. Kerner and S.P. Reyna, editors. Pp. 325-338. NY: Gordon & Breach.

Soleri, D., D.A. Cleveland, T.R. Frankenberger.  (1991)  Gardens and Vitamin A: A Review of Recent Literature. Report No. IN-2, 32 pp. Arlington, Virginia: Vitamin A Field Support Project, International Science and Technology Institute. REPORT PDF.

Cleveland, D.A. (1990) Development Alternatives and the African Food Crisis. In African Food Systems In Crisis. Part Two: Contending with Change. R. Huss-Ashmore and S. Katz, editors. Pp. 181-206. NY: Gordon & Breach.

Soleri, D., D.A. Cleveland.  (1989)  Dryland household gardens in development. Arid Lands Newsletter [University of Arizona] No. 29:4-10. ARTICLE PDF (© the authors and ALNL, U. of Arizona).

Cleveland, D.A. (1989) Developmental Stage Age Groups and African Population Structure: The Kusasi of the West African Savanna. American Anthropologist 91:401-413. ABSTRACT. ARTICLE PDF (© 1989 American Anthropological Association).

Cleveland, D.A., D. Soleri (1987) Household Gardens as a Development Strategy. Human Organization 46:259-270. ABSTRACT. ARTICLE PDF (© 1987 Society for Applied Anthropology).

Cleveland, D.A. (1986) The Political Economy of Fertility Regulation: The Kusasi of Savanna West Africa (Ghana). In Culture and Reproduction: An Anthropological Critique of Demographic Transition Theory. W.P. Handwerker, editor. Pp. 263-293. Boulder, CO: Westview. ABSTRACT. ARTICLE PDF (© Westview Press).

Cleveland, D.A. (1986) Culture and horticulture in Mexico. Culture & Agriculture 7(29):1-5. ARTICLE AS PDF FILE.

Cleveland, D.A., T.V. Orum, N. Ferguson (1985) Economic value of home vegetable gardens in an urban desert environment. HortScience 20(4):694-696. ABSTRACT. ARTICLE PDF.

Netting, R.M., D.A. Cleveland, F. Stier. (1980) The conditions of agricultural intensification in the West African Savannah. In Sahelian Social Development, S.P. Reyna, editor. Pp. 187-505. Abidjan, Ivory Coast: United States Agency for International Development.