Robert Kuhlken

Publications

forthcoming.  Cultural geographies of fly fishing.  In Samuel Snyder, Bryon Borgelt, and Elizabeth Tobey, eds.  Rivers of Conservation.  Middleburg, Virginia: The National Sporting Library and Museum.

forthcomingMultiple entries in David J. Staley, ed., Encyclopedia of the History of Invention and Technology.  New York: Facts on File.

2011Arson.  Entry in Amy L. Wood, ed.,  The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture,  Volume 19, Violence, pp. 23-25.  Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press. 

2010.  Looking Back on the Pacific.  Review essay in Journal of Historical Geography 36:481-83.

2007.  Agricultural Landscapes of Kadavu: Persistence and change on the Fijian periphery.  In John Connell and Eric Waddell, eds.,  Environment, Development and Change in Rural Asia-Pacific: Between Local and Global,   pp. 56-75.  London: Routledge.

2006.   A Rediscovered Frontier: Land Use and Resource Issues in the New West (with Philip L. Jackson).  Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield.

2003.  Cultural-Historical Geography.  Chapter in Philip L. Jackson and Jon Kimerling, eds., Atlas of the Pacific Northwest, 9th edition, pp. 10-24.  Corvallis: Oregon State University Press.

2003.  Robert Michael Pyle.  Entry in Roger Thompson and J. Scott Bryson, eds., Dictionary of Literary Biography, Volume 275, Twentieth-Century American Nature Writers: Prose,  pp. 261-270.  Detroit: Thomson Gale.

2003.  Louie Louie Land: Music geography of the Pacific Northwest.  Chapter in George Carney, ed., The Sounds of People and Places: A Geography of American Music from Country to Classical and Blues to Bop, 4th edition,  pp. 277-312.  Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield.

2002.  The geography of zydeco music, (with Rocky Sexton). In Charles Vincent, ed., The African American Experience in Louisiana, Part C, pp. 324-335; Volume 11 of Louisiana Purchase Bicentennial Series in Louisiana History.  Lafayette: Center for Louisiana Studies,  University of Louisiana.

2002.  Intensive agricultural landscapes of Oceania. Journal of Cultural Geography 19(2):161-95.

2000.  Multiple entries in Tom and Sara Pendergast, eds., St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture.

1999.  Settin' the woods on fire: Rural incendiarism as protest. Geographical Review 89(3):343-63.

1999.  Agricultural terracing at Nakauvadra, Viti Levu: A late prehistoric irrigated agrosystem in Fiji, (with Andrew Crosby). Asian Perspectives 38(1): 62-89.

1999.  Warfare and intensive agriculture in Fiji. In Chris Gosden and Jon Hather, eds., The Prehistory of Food: Appetites for Change, pp. 270-87.  London: Routledge.

1997.  Sacred landscapes and settlement mythology of the Fiji Islands. The Pennsylvania Geographer 35(2):173-202.

1997.  Kittitas Valley agriculture returns to its roots. Pacifica,  Spring, 1997.

1994.  Tua tua ni Nakauvadra: a traditional Fijian taro agrosystem. In J. Morrison, P. Geraghty, L Crowl, eds., Science of Pacific Island Peoples, Vol. 2: Land Use and Agriculture, pp. 51-62. Suva: Institute of Pacific Studies.

1994.  The geography of zydeco music, (with Rocky Sexton). In George Carney, ed., The Sounds of People and Places: A Geography of American Folk and Popular Music, 3rd edition, pp. 63-76. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield.

1993.  Agricultural terracing in the Pacific Islands. Insula 2(1):56-60.

1991.  The geography of zydeco music, (with Rocky Sexton). Journal of Cultural Geography 12(1):27-38.

1991.  A Field Guide to Baton Rouge Landscapes, (with Stephanie Weigel). Baton Rouge: Department of Geography and Anthropology, LSU.

1989.  Reflections on recycling in Peru. Resource Recycling 8(1):28-9.

1987.  A capital suggestion. Oregon 17(4):11.
 

Book Reviews

2010.   Cartographic Encounters: Indigenous Peoples and the Exploration of the New World,  John Rennie Short, in The Globe  64:52-53.

2009.   The Growth and Collapse of Pacific Island Societies,  eds. Patrick V. Kirch and Jean-Louis Rallu, in Geographical Review 99:285-87.

2008.   Where Fate Beckons: The Life of Jean‑Francois de la Perouse,  John Dunmore, in Journal of Spatial Science  53(2):186-88.

2008.   Storms and Dreams: Louis de Bougainville: Soldier, Explorer, Statesman,  John Dunmore, in Journal of Spatial Science  53(2):186-88.

2006.  Isle of Fire: The Political Ecology of Landscape Burning in Madagascar, Christian A. Kull, in Annals of the Association of American Geographers 96:676-77.

2005.  Igniting the Caribbean's Past: Fire in British West Indian History, Bonham C. Richardson, in Historical Geography 33:264-266 .

2003.  How It Came To Be: Carl O. Sauer, Franz Boas, and the Meanings of Anthropogeography, William W. Speth, in Historical Geography 31: 216-217.

2003.  Northwest Lands, Northwest Peoples: Readings in Environmental History, eds. Dale D. Goble and Paul W. Hirt, in Historical Geography31: 185-186.

2003.  The Butterflies of Cascadia: A Field Guide to All the Species of Washington, Oregon, and Surrounding Territories,  Robert Michael Pyle, in Journal of Biogeography 30:630-631.

2001.  Community Planning: An Introduction to the Comprehensive Plan,  Eric Damian Kelly and Barbara Becker, in Professional Geographer 53:306-307.

1998. The Pacific Northwest: Geographical Perspectives, ed. James G. Ashbaugh, in Pacific Northwest Quarterly 90(1):51-52.

1998. Historical Ecology in the Pacific Islands,  Patrick V. Kirch and Terry Hunt, in Geographical Review 88:314-316.

1998. Landscapes of Settlement,  Brian K. Roberts, in Historical Geography 26:205-207.

1997. Land Use and Society,  Rutherford Platt, in Geographical Review 87:115-117.

1997. The Mountainous West: Explorations in Historical Geography, eds. William Wyckoff and Lary Dilsaver, in Annals of the Association of American Geographers 87:194-196.

1995. The Margin Fades: Geographical Itineraries in a World of Islands, eds. Eric Waddell and Patrick D. Nunn, in Professional Geographer 47:235-236.

1994. Anahulu: The Anthropology of History in the Kingdom of Hawaii,  Patrick V. Kirch and Marshall Sahlins, in Annals of the Association of American Geographers 84:317-320.

1993. Plants, Animals & People: Agropastoral Systems Research, ed. Constance McCorkle, in Cultural Ecology Newsletter 23:4.

1992. Canal Irrigation in Prehistoric Mexico,  William E. Doolittle, [in Spanish] in Mesoamerica 24:488-489.

1991. Soil Erosion in the Tropics: Principles and Management, Rattan Lal, in Cultural Ecology Newsletter 19:6-7.

1991. Culture and Agriculture: An Ecological Introduction to Traditional and Modern Farming Systems, Ernest L. Schusky, in Cultural Ecology Newsletter 18:5-6.

1990. Agroecology: Researching the Ecological Basis for Sustainable Agriculture, Stephen R. Gliessman, in Cultural Ecology Newsletter 17:6-7.

1990. Ecology and Land Management in Amazonia, Michael J. Eden, in Cultural Ecology Newsletter 17:5-6.

1985.  Facing Nature, John Updike, in the Corvallis Gazette-Times, July 26.

1985. Writers of the Purple Sage, eds. Russell Martin and Marc Barasch, in the Corvallis Gazette-Times.

1985. The Hidden West, Rob Schultheis, in the Corvallis Gazette-Times.
 


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