Journal of Peasant Studies

(The median citation count of Journal of Peasant Studies is 2. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
This food crisis is different: COVID-19 and the fragility of the neoliberal food security order214
Agroecology and the reconstruction of a post-COVID-19 agriculture147
From biomedical to politico-economic crisis: the food system in times of Covid-1978
Subsistence in the Plantationocene: dooryard gardens, agrobiodiversity, and the subaltern economies of slavery65
From extractivism to global extractivism: the evolution of an organizing concept60
‘Keeping seeds in our hands’: the rise of seed activism59
Climate change and agrarian struggles: an invitation to contribute to aJPSForum56
The political economy of agroecology54
What grows from a pandemic? Toward an abolitionist agroecology46
Pastoralists and peasants: perspectives on agrarian change46
Generic, growing, green?: The changing political economy of the global pesticide complex43
‘Murderous energy’ in Oaxaca, Mexico: wind factories, territorial struggle and social warfare35
Riverhood: political ecologies of socionature commoning and translocal struggles for water justice34
Concentration and crises: exploring the deep roots of vulnerability in the global industrial food system30
Thresholds of resistance: agroecology, resilience and the agrarian question30
Rural land dispossession in China and India28
Dispossession by financialization: the end(s) of rurality in the making of a speculative land market27
What owns the land: the corporate organization of farmland investment24
Unpacking ‘authoritarian populism’ and rural politics: some comments on ERPI23
Crisis politics and US farm labor: health justice and Florida farmworkers amid a pandemic23
The Long New Deal22
Global extractivisms and transformative alternatives21
The ties that bind? Agroecology and the agrarian question in the twenty-first century21
Sanitizing agri-food tech: COVID-19 and the politics of expectation21
Struggles for land: comparing resistance movements against agro-industrial and mining investment projects19
Ruptures in the agroecological transitions: institutional change and policy dismantling in Brazil19
Climate justice19
Food sovereignty, gender and everyday practice: the role of Afro-Colombian women in sustaining localised food systems18
Why are the farmers of Punjab protesting?17
Does the Arab region have an agrarian question?17
‘Neither war nor peace’: failed ceasefires and dispossession in Myanmar’s ethnic borderlands17
Placing Cambodia’s agrarian transition in an emerging Chinese food regime17
Class, caste and agrarian change: the making of farmers’ protests17
‘We are the oceans, we are the people!’: fisher people’s struggles for blue justice17
Do women like to farm? Evidence of growing burdens of farming on women in rural India16
From resolving land disputes to agrarian justice – dealing with the structural crisis of plantation agriculture in eastern DR Congo16
Peasant protests over land seizures in rural China16
A climate-smart world and the rise of Green Extractivism16
Commons, co-ops, and corporations: assembling Indonesia’s twenty-first century land reform16
Farmers’ protests in India: introduction to the JPS Forum15
COVID-19 and pastoralism: reflections from three continents15
Twenty-five years under the wind turbines in La Venta, Mexico: social difference, land control and agrarian change15
Heroes of the developing world? Emerging powers in WTO agriculture negotiations and dispute settlement15
Genetically modified crops and seed/food sovereignty in Argentina: scales and states in the contemporary food regime15
Sugarcoating the bitter pill: compensation, land governance, and opposition to land expropriation in China14
The gender and geography of agricultural commercialisation: what implications for the food security of Ghana’s smallholder farmers?14
‘Actually existing’ right-wing populism in rural Europe: insights from eastern Germany, Spain, the United Kingdom and Ukraine14
The farm laws struggle 2020–2021: class-caste alliances and bypassed agrarian transition in neoliberal India14
A green new deal for agriculture: for, within, or against capitalism?13
Agrarian anarchism and authoritarian populism: towards a more (state-)critical ‘critical agrarian studies’13
Power for the Plantationocene: solar parks as the colonial form of an energy plantation12
Emancipatory agroecologies: social and political principles12
Coalitions for land grabbing in wartime: state, paramilitaries and elites in Colombia12
Life on the land: new lives for agrarian questions12
Violent silence: framing out social causes of climate-related crises12
Necroeconomics: dispossession, extraction, and indispensable/expendable laborers in contemporary Myanmar12
Mobilizing compliance: how the state compels village households to transfer land to large farm operators in China11
Global labor value chains, commodification, and the socioecological structure of severe exploitation. A case study of the Thai seafood sector11
Oro blanco: assembling extractivism in the lithium triangle11
No cash, no food. Gendered reorganization of livelihoods and food security in Cambodia11
Catastrophic and slow violence: thinking about the impacts of the Xe Pian Xe Namnoy dam in southern Laos11
Anticipatory ruination11
Why and how is China reordering the food regime? The Brazil-China soy-meat complex and COFCO’s global strategy in the Southern Cone11
Emerging ‘agrarian climate justice’ struggles in Myanmar11
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and critical agrarian studies11
Is there a future for indigenous and local knowledge?10
Ethnic residential segregation among seasonal migrant workers: from temporary tents to new rural ghettos in southern Turkey10
Women, wellbeing and Wildlife Management Areas in Tanzania10
Productive farmers and vulnerable food securers: contradictions of gender expertise in international food security discourse10
From ‘populist moment’ to authoritarian era: challenges, dangers, possibilities10
Acceptance or resistance?—Explaining local reactions to land titling in three Chinese villages9
The politics of Myanmar’s agrarian transformation9
Shifting frontiers: the making of Matopiba in Brazil and global redirected land use and control change9
Climate change and class conflict in the Anthropocene: sink or swim together?9
Forest, agriculture, and migration: contemplating the future of forestry and agriculture in the middle-hills of Nepal9
‘Nothing about us, without us’: reflections on the challenges of building Land in Our Hands, a national land network in Myanmar/Burma9
Beyond bad weather: climates of uncertainty in rural India9
Neoliberal extractivism: Brazil in the twenty-first century9
Taking Monsanto to court: legal activism around intellectual property in Brazil and India9
The politics of mechanisation in Zimbabwe: tractors, accumulation and agrarian change9
The last enclosure: smoke, fire and crisis on the Indonesian forest frontier8
Navigating the spaces between human rights and justice: cultivating Indigenous representation in global environmental governance8
Politically engaged, pluralist and internationalist: critical agrarian studies today8
Reading markets politically: on the transformativity and relevance of peasant markets8
Climate change as the last trigger in a long-lasting conflict: the production of vulnerability in northern Guinea-Bissau, West Africa8
The feminist dimensions of food sovereignty: insights from La Via Campesina’s politics8
Petty commodity production8
From company town to company village: CSR and the management of rural aspirations in eastern India’s extractive economies8
The resurgence of agricultural mechanisation in Ethiopia: rhetoric or real commitment?8
The ideology of innovation: philanthropy and racial capitalism in global food governance8
Persistent rurality in Mexico and ‘the right to stay home’8
I will follow? Authoritarian populism, past and present8
The drama of the grabbed commons: anti-politics machine and local responses8
(Un)making the upland: resettlement, rubber and land use planning in Namai village, Laos7
COVID-19, lockdown and peasants in Zimbabwe7
Imagined transitions: agrarian capitalism and climate change adaptation in Colombia7
La Via Campesina – transforming agrarian and knowledge politics, and co-constructing a field: alaudatio7
Covid-19, right-wing populism and agrarian struggles in Brazil: Interview with João Pedro Stédile, national leader of the MST7
Social differentiation of the peasantry (Marxist)7
Food sovereignty and farmer suicides: bridging political ecologies of health and education7
The imperial maize assemblage: maize dialectics in Malawi and India7
The politics of transnational fishers' movements7
How grassroots cadres broker land taking in urbanizing China7
Migration, environmental change and agrarian transition in upland regions: learning from Ethiopia, Kenya and Nepal7
The environmentalization of the agrarian question and the agrarianization of the climate justice movement7
Bringing the city to the country? Responsibility, privilege and urban agrarianism in Metro Vancouver7
Non-farm futures and the dispossessed: mapping manual labour in an industrial area in India6
Why do farmers' cooperatives fail in a market economy? Rediscovering Chayanov with the Chinese experience6
Adapting to climate change among transitioning Maasai pastoralists in southern Kenya: an intersectional analysis of differentiated abilities to benefit from diversification processes.6
Agricultural and land commercialization – feminist and rights perspectives6
The rise of Arab Gulf agro-capital: continuity and change in the corporate food regime6
It’s about time: temporal and spatial fixes find vertical farms and local food in the shadow of COVID-196
Excavating agrarian transformation under ‘secure’ crop booms: insights from the China-Myanmar borderland6
The political economy of opium reduction in Myanmar: the case for a new ‘alternative development’ paradigm led by and for opium poppy farmers6
Agrarian class relations in Rwanda: a labour-centred perspective6
In or out? Organisational dynamics within European ‘peasant seed’ movements facing opening-up institutions and policies6
An air of legality – legalization under conditions of rightlessness in Indonesia6
Advocating afforestation, betting on BECCS: land-based negative emissions technologies (NETs) and agrarian livelihoods in the global South6
Flux, unrelenting – the struggle for local seed sovereignty in Nicaragua5
The Plantationocene as analytical concept: a forum for dialogue and reflection5
Urbanization in (post-) New Order Indonesia: connecting unevenness in the city with that in the countryside5
Old tractors, new policies and induced technological transformation: agricultural mechanisation, class formation, and market liberalisation in Ghana5
Rural public health systems and accountability politics: insights from grassroots health rights defenders in Guatemala5
The other frontier: forest rush and small-scale timbermen of postsocialist Transylvania5
Food sovereignty and solidarity initiatives in rural Ukraine during the war5
Rescaling the land rush? Global political ecologies of land use and cover change in key scenario archetypes for achieving the 1.5 °C Paris agreement target5
Agricultural market law, regulation and resistance: a reflection on India’s new ‘farm laws’ and farmers’ protests5
Climate rentierism after coal: forests, carbon offsets, and post-coal politics in the Appalachian coalfields5
Re-making Pascua Lama: corporate financialisation and the production of extractive space5
Caporalato capitalism. Labour brokerage and agrarian change in a Mediterranean society5
‘They say they don’t see color, but maybe they should!’ Authoritarian populism and colorblind liberal political culture5
Seed sovereignty as decommodification: a perspective from subsistence peasant communities in Southern Mexico5
Terms of trade and the cost of cotton: the paradox of commercial agriculture in India5
Land use planning, dispossession and contestation in Goa, India5
Tractors, states, markets and agrarian change in Africa5
‘If there's no evidence, there's no victim’: undone science and political organisation in marginalising women as victims of DBCP in Nicaragua5
Forest as ‘nature’ or forest as territory? Knowledge, power, and climate change conservation in the Peruvian Amazon5
The new Guarani reductions: aftermaths of collective titling in Northern Paraguay4
A feminist methodology for implementing the right to food in agrarian communities: reflections from Cambodia and Ghana4
Rethinking ‘just transitions’ from coal: the dynamics of land and labour in anti-coal struggles4
Food security and power struggle in the Chinese ‘battle of the beans’4
Food, famine and the free trade fallacy: the dangers of market fundamentalism in an era of climate emergency4
Unanticipated transformations of infrapolitics4
Patagonian ground rules: institutionalizing access at the frontier4
Food anarchy and the State monopoly on hunger4
It wasn’t an intellectual construction: the founding of La Via Campesina, achievements and challenges – a conversation4
The spatial politics of land policy reform in Myanmar and Laos4
Inside an enclave: the dynamics of capitalism and rural politics in a post-land reform context4
‘Feeding the world, byte by byte’: emergent imaginaries of data productivism4
Examining land rental markets’ linkages to land and water control in Colombia’s irrigation megaprojects: integrating the political economy of agrarian change and the political ecology of vulnerability4
Uneven resilience and everyday adaptation: making Rwanda's green revolution ‘climate smart’4
‘Waiting for the call to prayer’: exploitation, accumulation and social reproduction in rural Java4
Resilience and conflict: rethinking climate resilience through Indigenous territorial struggles4
Climate refugees or labour migrants? climate reductive translations of women’s migration from coastal Bangladesh4
Proyectos de muerte and proyectos de vida: Indigenous counter-hegemonic praxis to sustainable development in the Sierra Norte de Puebla, Mexico4
‘Enclosure with Chinese characteristics’: a Polanyian approach to the origins and limits of land commodification in China4
Batwa return to their Eden? Intricacies of violence and resistance in eastern DRCongo’s Kahuzi-Biega National Park4
Soil as a site of struggle: differentiated rifts under different modes of farming in intensive commercial agriculture in urbanizing China4
‘Our struggle is for humanity’: a conversation with Morgan Ody, general coordinator of La Via Campesina International, on land, politics, peasant life and a vision for hope in our changing world4
Using property law to expand agroecology: Scotland’s land reforms based on human rights4
Making the political, and doing politics: unfixed land in an Amoebal Zone in India4
Food sovereignty and agroecology praxis in a capitalist setting: the need for a radical pedagogy4
Governance of the commons and social values: a dialogue between Elinor Ostrom’s work and the francophone theory of reciprocity4
Land relations, resource extraction and displacement effects in island Papua New Guinea4
Defending Shan State's customary tenure systems from below through collective action research4
Transforming critical agrarian studies: Solidarity, scholar-activism and emancipatory agendas in and from the Global South*3
Dina , domination, and resistance: indigenous institutions, local politics, and resource governance in Madagascar3
Being a peasant is about resistance: West African peasant movements and the struggle for agrarian justice3
Resisting, leveraging, and reworking climate change adaptation projects from below: placing adaptation in Ecuador’s agrarian struggle3
Performing property in Göllüce: land enclosures and commoning struggles in 1960s Turkey3
Gender and generation in rural politics in Myanmar: a missed space for (re)negotiation?3
Extracting labour from the neighbour: class dynamics of agrarian change in Sumatran oil palm3
The political life of mitigation: from carbon accounting to agrarian counter-accounts3
To do, to know, and to be. A firsthand account of Cuban agroecology3
Implementing the voluntary guidelines on the responsible governance of tenure of land, fisheries and forests from the working with people model: lessons from Colombia and Guatemala3
Breeding confusion: hybrid seeds and histories of agriculture3
Illicit crops in the frontier margins: Amazonian indigenous livelihoods and the expansion of coca in Peru3
Food sovereignty and property in Cuba and the United States3
Placing land and food struggles in agriculture-industry power asymmetry: insights from Wanbao Village, Taiwan3
Critical agrarian studies and crises of the world-historical present3
Enacting democracy in a de facto state: coca, cocaine and campesino unions in the Chapare, Bolivia3
Development or dispossession? Exploring the consequences of a major Chinese investment in rural Cambodia3
Shaping our collective futures: activism, analysis, solidarity3
Ecologies of contention: how more-than-human natures shape contentious actions and politics3
Rethinking food regime as gender regime: agrarian change and the politics of social reproduction3
‘Amnarjaʿla wara(We are going backwards)’: Economic Reform and the politics of labour in agrarian Syria2
Can states be decolonized? Indigenous peoples and radical constitutional reform in Bolivia2
Of zinc roofs and mango trees: tractors, the state and agrarian dualism in Mozambique2
Reflecting on the Plantationocene: the political economy of sugarcane plantations in Guangxi, China2
Stiefmoeder Aarde [Stepmother Earth] by Theun de Vries (1936) 2
Prefiguring buen sobrevivir : Lenca women’s (e)utopianism amid climate change2
The abolition of agricultural taxes and the transformation of clientelism in the countryside of post-Mao China2
The making of peasant subalternity in Portugal: histories of marginalisation and resistance to agrarian modernisation2
The rhino horn trade and radical inequality as environmental conflict2
Protests, neoliberalism and right-wing populism amongst farmers in India2
Under the canopy of development aid: illegal logging and the shadow state2
Between the mine and the farm: livelihood diversification and social differentiation in the Bolivian highlands2
Dynamic farmers, dead plantations, and the myth of the lazy native2
From silk to concrete: exploring the socio-spatial aspects of the Agrarian question(s) in Mount Lebanon2
Land acquisition through Bricolage? Politics of smallholder acacia plantation expansion in upland Central Vietnam2
Development, governmentality and the sedentary state: the productive safety net programme in Ethiopia’s Somali pastoral periphery2
A ‘cultural transformation’ at the US Department of Agriculture?: Examining racial (in)equality through federal farmland protection programs in Georgia2
The moral economy of labour and resistance to commoditisation in the Matagalpa highlands of Nicaragua2
The long reach of commodity frontiers: social reproduction and food procurement strategies among migrant workers in Kenya’s flower farms2
Land grabbing on the edge of empire: the longue durée of fee-simple forest lands and indigenous resistance in British Columbia2
Thirty years of sowing hope to globalise the struggle: women and youth of La Via Campesina in the construction of food sovereignty – a conversation2
EcoSol-agroecology networks respond to the Covid-19 crisis: building an economy of proximity in Brazil’s Baixada Santista region2
From land enclosures to lab enclosures: digital sequence information, cultivated biodiversity and the movement for open source seed systems2
To cover the land in green: rain-fed agriculture and anti-colonial land reclamation in Palestine2
The moral economy of isolates: ‘Escape agriculture’ and warzone public authority2
Precarity, illicit markets, and the ‘mystery’ of prices2
State property vs. customary ownership: a comparative framework in West Africa2
Cattle in the cane: class formation, agrarian histories, and the temporalities of mining conflicts in the Ecuadorian Andes2
Linking climate-smart agriculture to farming as a service: mapping an emergent paradigm of datafied dispossession in India2
Harvesting consent: South Asian tea plantation workers’ experience of Fairtrade certification2