Publications of Dr. Fábio de Castro


Publications of Dr. Fábio de Castro: Ambiente & sociedade: Between the sea and the land: The liverlihood of estuarine people in Southeastern Brazil. Ambiente e Sociedade, 10(1): 121-36.) Publications of Dr. Fábio de Castro: Cultural Services. In. Millennium Ecosystem Assessment. Ecosystems and Human Well-Being: Policy Responses Publications of Dr. Fábio de Castro: Castro, F. 2003. Niveis de decisao e o manejo de recursos pesqueiros. In: Begossi, A. (org.). Ecologia de Pescadores da Mata Atlantica e da Amazonia. Editora HUCITEC, Sao Paulo. Publications of Dr. Fábio de Castro: Castro, F. 2006. Economia familiar Cabocla na várzea do Médio-Baixo Amazonas. In: C. Adams, W. Neves, and R. Murrieta, eds. Sociedades Caboclas.     

Peer Reviewed (Journal Articles and Book Chapters)

— (2012) ‘Multi-scale environmental citizenship: Traditional populations and protected areas in Brazil’ in A. Latta and H. Wittman (eds), Environmental and Citizenship in Latin America: Natures, Subjects, and Struggles. CEDLA Latin America Studies 101. New York: Berghahn Books, pp. 39-58.

— (2012) ‘Between Cooperation and Conflict: The Implementation of Agro-Extractive Settlements in the Lower Amazon Floodplain’ in E. Brondizio and E. Moran (eds), Human-Environment Interactions: Current and Future Directions. Dordrecht: Springer, pp.213-234.

— Castro, F. in press. Management and Conservation of Aquatic Resources: fish and wildlife. In M. Pinedo-Vasquez, M.L. Ruffino, R.R. Sears, E.S. Brondizio and C. Padoch (Eds). The Amazonian Várzea: the decade past and the decade ahead. Springer.

— Castro, F. 2011. ( with Michiel Baud and Barbara Hogenboom) 'Environmental Governance in Latin America: Towards an Integrative Research Agenda'. European Review of Latin American and Caribbean Studies 90, April 2011, pp. 78-88.

— Castro, F. 2009. Patterns of resource use by caboclo communities in the Middle-Lower Amazon (pp. 157-77). In: C. Adams, W. Neves, R. Murrieta, M. Harris (eds.) Amazonian Peasant Societies: Modernity and Invisibility. Dordrecht: Springer.

— Hanazaki, N., Castro, F., Oliveira, V.G., and Peroni, N. 2007. Between the sea and the land: The liverlihood of estuarine people in Southeastern Brazil. Ambiente e Sociedade, 10(1): 121-36.

— Castro, F. 2006. Siqueira, A., Brondizio, E. and Ferreira, L. Use and misuse of the concepts of tradition and property rights in the conservation of natural resources in the Atlantic Forest (Brazil). Ambiente e Sociedade, 9(1): 23-39.

— Castro, F. 2006. Economia familiar Cabocla na várzea do Médio-Baixo Amazonas. In: C. Adams, W. Neves, and R. Murrieta, eds. Sociedades Caboclas. 

— Bhattacharya, D.K., Brondizio, E.S., Spierenburg, M., Ghosh, A., Traverse, M., Castro, F., Morsello, C., and Siqueira, A. 2005. Cultural Services. In. Millennium Ecosystem Assessment. Ecosystems and Human Well-Being: Policy Responses, Vol.3. Island Press, Washington.

— Castro, F. 2005. Participatory management assessment: A framework for short-term evaluation of local-based resource management in the Amazonian floodplain. In. A. Hall, ed. Global Impact, Local Action: New Environmental Policy in Latin America, Brookings Institution Press, London.

— Castro, F. 2003. Niveis de decisao e o manejo de recursos pesqueiros. In: Begossi, A. (org.). Ecologia de Pescadores da Mata Atlantica e da Amazonia. Editora HUCITEC, Sao Paulo.

— Begossi, A., Castro, F. And Silvano, R. 2003. Ecologia humana e conservacao. In Begossi, A. (org.). Ecologia de Pescadores da Mata Atlantica e da Amazonia. Editora HUCITEC, Sao Paulo.

— Castro, F. and McGrath, D. 2003. Community-Based Management of Lakes and Sustainability of Floodplain Resources in the Lower Amazon. Human Organization 62(2):123-133..

— Castro, F.; McGrath, D. and Crossa, M. 2002. Adaptandose a los cambios: La habilidad de las comunidades riberenas en el manejo de sistemas de lagos de la Amazonia Brasilena, 272-302. In Smith, R. C. e Pinedo, D. eds. El Cuidado de Los Bienes Comunes: Gobierno y Manejo de los Lagos y Bosques en la Amazona. Lima, Peru. Instituto del Bien Comn & Instituto de Estudios Peruanos.                        

— Castro, F. 2002. From myths to rules: The evolution of the local management in the Lower Amazonian floodplain. Environment and History 8(2):197-216.

— Futemma, C., Castro, F., Silva-Forsberg, M.C. and Ostrom, E. 2002. The emergence and outcomes of collective actions: An institutional and ecosystem approach. Society and Natural Resource 15(6): 503-522.

— Castro, F.; Silva-Forsberg, M.C.; Wilson, W.; Brondizio, E. and Moran, E. 2002. The use of remotely-sensed data in short-term social research. Field Methods 14: 43-269.

— Evans, T., Manire, A., Castro, F., Brondizio, E and McCracken, S. 2001. A dynamic model of household decision making and parcel level landcover change in the eastern Amazon. Ecological Modeling 143:95-113.

— Castro, F. 2000. Fishing Accords: The Political Ecology of Fishing Intensification in the Amazon. CIPEC Dissertation Series, n. 4. Center for the Study of Institutions, Population, and Environmental Change, Indiana University. 265p.

— Castro, F. and McGrath, D. 2000. From sector to system: Towards a multidimensional management in the Lower Amazon floodplain. In: I. Cowx. (ed.) Management and Ecology of River Fisheries. Blackwell, 388-99.

— McGrath, D.; Castro, F.; Camara, E. and Futemma, C. 1999. Community management of floodplain lakes and the sustainable development of Amazonian fisheries. In: C. Padoch; M. Ayres; M. Pinedo-Vasques and A. Henderson (eds.) Varzea: Diversity, Development, and Conservation of Amazonia’s Whitewater floodplains. Advances in Economic Botany, Vol. 13. The New York Botanical Garden Press, N.Y, 59-82.

— Castro, F. and Begossi, A. 1996. Fishing at Rio Grande (Brazil): Ecological niche and competition. Human Ecology 24(3):401-11.

— Castro, F. and Begossi, A. 1995. Ecology of fishing on the Grande River (Brazil): Technology and territorial rights. Fisheries Research 23: 361-73.

— McGrath, D.; Castro, F.; Futemma, C.; Amaral, B.D. and Calabria, J. 1994. Fisheries and the evolution of resource management on the Lower Amazon Basin. Human Ecology 21(2):167-95.

—McGrath, D.; Castro, F.; Futemma, C.; Amaral, B.D. and Calabria, J. 1993. Manejo comunitario da pesca nos lagos de varzea do Baixo Amazonas. In: Gonçalves, L.F.; Leitão, W. and Mello, A.F. (orgs.). Povos das Águas: Realidade e Perspectiva na Amazônia. Coleção Eduardo Galvão, PR/MCT/CNPq, MPEG, Belém.

—Castro, F.; Williamson, G.B. and Jesus, R.M. 1993.Radial variation in the wood specific gravity of Joannesia princeps: the roles of age and diameter. Biotropica 25(2):176-82.

Online articles on Radio Netherlands Worldwide

Brasil: Código Forestal, ¿pro o contra los bosques? – April 2012

Dilma e a questão socioambiental no Brasil - February 2011

E quem paga a conta da conservação? - Juli 2010

Política ambiental: Teoria e prática em contradição - November 2009

Non peer-reviewed articles

—Castro, F. and McGrath, D. 2001. O manejo comunitário de lagos na Amazônia. Parcerias Estratégicas (12): 112-126.  Ministério da Ciência e Tecnologia, Centro de Estudos Estratégicos

—McGrath, D.; Castro, F. and Futemma, C. 1994. Reservas de lago e o manejo comunitário da pesca no Baixo Amazonas: uma avaliação preliminar. In M.A. D’Incao and I.M. Silveira (eds.) A Amazônia e a Crise da Modernização. MPEG, Belém.

—Castro, F. and McGrath, D. 1994. Local management works: floodplain lakes. SAMUDRA. International Collective in Support of Fishworkers. 10-11: 3-5.

—McGrath, D.; Calabria, J.; Amaral, B.D.; Futemma, C. and Castro, F. 1993. Varzeiros, geleiros e o manejo dos recursos naturais da várzea do Baixo Amazonas. Cadernos do NAEA 11.

—Castro, F.; Machado, C. and Moran, E. 1992. Estratégias de obtenção de recursos na região do Lago Arari (Ilha de Marajó, Para): propostas para estudos futuros. In: Diegues, A.C. (ed.) Populações Humanas, Rios e Mares da Amazônia. IV Encontro de Ciências Sociais e o Mar no Brasil. PPCAUB/USP/MPEG/UFPa.

Book Review

—Castro, F. 2004. Book Review of “To Inherit the Earth: The Landless Movement and the Struggle for a New Brazil (Augus Wright and Wendy Wolford, Food First Books, Oakland, California, 2003). European Review of Latin American and Caribbean Studies.

Side Text

—2009 Book Ecossistemas Florestais: Interação Homem–Ambiente by Moran, E. and Ostrom, E. (Portuguese translation).