Dr. David S. Salisbury

Associate Professor of Geography and the Environment, Geography Advisor
International Studies Concentration Advisor, Latin America

Publications

Articles

Salisbury, David S., Anderson, E., Bilsborrow, R., Campbell, C., Madonado-Ocampo, J., Perz, S., Díaz-Zúñiga, E. 2015. Transformando la Educación Superior para una Amazonía Cambiante. Investigación Universitaria, Edición Extraordinaria, Revista de la Universidad Nacional de Ucayali: 7-9.

Leal, Diego B., Salisbury, David S., Faquín Fernández, Josué, Cauper Pezo, Lizardo, Silva, Julio. 2015. Ideas Cambiantes sobre Territorio, Recursos, y Redes Políticas en la Amazonía Indígena: Un Estudio de Caso sobre Perú. Journal of Latin American Geography 14, no 2: 181-204.

Salisbury, David S., Flores de Melo, A.Willian, and Pedro Tipula Tipula. 2014. Transboundary Political Ecology in the Peru-Brazil Borderlands: Mapping Workshops, Geographic Information, and Socio-Environmental Impacts. Revista Geográfica 152: 105-115.

Salisbury, David S., Leal, Diego B., Chávez Michaelsen, Andrea B., Balbín Ordaya, Bertha, Flores de Melo, A.Willian, Tipula Tipula, Pedro, and Maria Luisa Ochoa  2014. Cartografía, Corredores, y Cooperación: La Búsqueda de Soluciones Transfronterizas en las Fronteras Amazónicas.  Revista Cartográfica. 89: 131-143.

Salisbury, David S. and Ben G. Weinstein. 2014. Cultural Diversity in the Amazon Borderlands: Implications for Conservation and Development. Journal of Borderlands Studies. 29, no 2: 217-241, DOI: 10.1080/08865655.2014.916462

Salisbury, David S. and Chris Fagan. 2013. Coca and conservation: cultivation, eradication, and trafficking in the Amazon borderlands. Geojournal. DOI: 10.1007/s10708-011-9430-x.

Salisbury, David S., A. William Flores De Melo, and Pedro Tipula Tipula. "Transboundary Political Ecology in the Peru-Brazil Borderlands: Mapping Workshops, Geographic Information, and Socio-Environmental Impacts." Revista Geográfica 152 (2012): 105-15.

Salisbury, D.S., Borgo López, José, and Vela Alvarado, Jorge W. 2011.  Transboundary political ecology in Amazonia: history, culture, and conflicts of the borderland Asháninka. Journal of Cultural Geography 28, no 1: 147-177.

Salisbury, David S., Antelo Gutiérrez, A. L., Pérez Alván, C., and J. W. Vela Alvarado.  2010. Fronteras Vivas or dead ends? The impact of military settlement projects in the Amazon borderlands of Peru.  Journal of Latin American Geography  9, no. 2: 49-71.

Salisbury, David S. and Marianne Schmink. 2007. Cows versus Rubber: Changing livelihoods among Amazonian extractivists.  Geoforum 38, no. 6: 1233-1249.

Chapters

Salisbury, David S., Castro Sánchez Moreno, Mariano, Dávalos Torres, Luís, Guimaraes Vásquez, Robert, Saito Diaz, José, Tipula Tipula, Pedro, Treneman Young, Andrés, Arana Courrejolles, Carlos, Arana, Martín, and the Grupo de Monitoreo de Megaproyectos Región Ucayali. 2013. “Border integrations: The fusion of political ecology and land-change science to inform and contest transboundary integration in Amazonia.”  Pgs. 129-149 in Land Change Science and Political Ecology: Synergies and Divergences, Eds. Brannstrom, C. and J. M. Vadjunec.  London: Earthscan. http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9780415540230/

Salisbury, David S. 2011. “GIS maps and the Amazon borderlands.” Pgs. 278-82 in Mapping Latin America: A Cartographic Reader. Eds. Dym, Jordana and Karl Offen. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Salisbury, David S. 2003.  “Uso de la Tierra en la Zona de Influencia de la Provincia del Purus” in Alto Purus: Biodiversidad, Conservación y Manejo, Eds. Renata Leite-Pitman, Nigel Pitman and Patricia Álvarez.  Lima: Center for Tropical Conservation.  pp. 177-189.

Education

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

M.A., University of Florida

B.A., Middlebury College

Contact Information

309 Carole Weinstein International Center
(804) 289-8661
(Mobile)
(804) 484-1577 (Fax)

Areas of Expertise

Human environment interface
Amazonia
Political ecology
Cartography
Conservation and development

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