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Details of Dr. John Francis Kearney   


Gender male
Job title Owner
120 White's River Road
Nova Scotia
B5A 5R2
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Website http://www.johnfkearney.com
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Degree PhD
Job type Teaching/Education , Research , Natural Resource Management , Decision Making & Policy , Extension Services (Public Awareness)
Research Area(s) Fisheries, Aquaculture , Policy, Law, Economics, Management , Research Support Services , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Policy, Law, Economics, Management , Research Support Services
Research Activities Community-based management, participatory research, formation of learning communities, networking, social science research, avian assessments

French: Community-based management, networking, formation of learning communities
Research Region 36, Arctic, Pacific, Indian Ocean
Skills/Expertise Community-based management, community capacity building, local knowledge, anthropological research, ornithological surveys
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. John KEARNEY)

Wiber, Melanie and John Kearney. 2009. Learning Communities and Legal Spaces: Community-Based Fisheries Management in a Globalizing World. Pp. 137-155 in F. and K. von Benda-Beckmann and Anne Griffiths, eds., The Power of Law in a Transnational World: Anthropological Enquiries. New York: Berghahn Books.
Kearney, John, Fikret Berkes, Anthony Charles, Evelyn Pinkerton, and Melanie Wiber. 2007. The Role of Participatory Governance and Community-Based Management in Integrated Coastal and Ocean Management in Canada. Coastal Management 35: 79-104.
Kearney, John and Fikret Berkes. 2007. Communities of Interdependence for Adaptive Co-Management. Chapter 10 in Armitage, D., F. Berkes, and N. Doubleday, eds. Adaptive Co-Management: Collaboration, Learning, Multi-Level Governance. Vancouver, UBC Press.
Charles, Anthony, Arthur Bull, John Kearney, and Chris Milley). 2007. Community-Based Fisheries Management in the Canadian Maritimes. Chapter 13 in T. McClanahan and J. Castilla, eds. Fisheries Management: Progress toward Sustainability. Ames, IA: Blackwell Publishing.
Kerans, Patrick and John Kearney. 2006. Turning the World Right Side Up: Science, Community and Democracy. Halifax: Fernwood.
Kearney, John and Carlos Fetterolf. 2006. The Scope of Cooperative Fisheries Management Globally. Pp. 5-8 in A.N. Read, and T.W. Hartley (eds.), Partnerships for a Common Purpose: Cooperative Fisheries Research and Management. Proceedings of the American Fisheries Society/Sea Grant Symposium Partnerships for a Common Purpose: Cooperative Research and Fisheries Management Held in Anchorage, Alaska, USA, 11-15 September 2005. Bethesda, Maryland: American Fisheries Society.
Kearney, John. 2005. Community-Based Fisheries Management in the Bay of Fundy: Sustaining Communities through Resistance and Hope. Chapter 3 in B. Child and M.W. Lyman (eds.), Natural Resources as Community Assets: Lessons from Two Continents. Washington: Aspen Institute and Sand County Foundation.
Kearney, John. 1998. Alternative Approaches to Management of the Fixed Gear Sector. Pp. 50-53 in L. Loucks, T. Charles, and M. Butler (eds.), Managing Our Fisheries, Managing Ourselves. Halifax: Gorsebrook Research Institute.
Wiber, Melanie and John Kearney. 1996. Stinting the Commons: Property, Policy or Power Struggle? Comparing Quota in the Canadian Dairy and Fisheries Sectors. Pp 145-165 in J. Spiertz and M.G.Wiber, eds. The Role of Law in Natural Resource Management. Gravenhage: Vuga.
Kearney, John. 1989. Co-management or Co-optation: The Ambiguities of Lobster Fishery Management in Southwest Nova Scotia. Pp. 85-102 in E. Pinkerton (ed.), Co-Operative Management of Local Fisheries: New Directions for Improved Management and Community Development. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press.
Kearney, John. 1984. The Transformation of the Bay of Fundy Herring Fisheries, 1976-1978: An Experiment in Fishermen-Government Co-Management. Pp. 165-203 in C. Lamson and A.J. Hanson (eds.), Atlantic Fisheries and Coastal Communities: Fisheries Decision-Making Case Studies. Halifax: Dalhousie Ocean Studies Programme.
Charles, Anthony, Melanie Wiber, Kathleen Bigney, Donna Curtis, Lisette Wilson, Randy Angus, Melissa Landry, Maria Recchia, John Kearney, Hubert Saulnier, and Carolea White. 2010. Integrated Management: A Coastal Community Perspective. Horizons 4 (10): 26-34
Melanie Wiber, Fikret Berkes, Anthony Charles, and John Kearney. 2004. Participatory Research Supporting Community-Based Fishery Management. Marine Policy 28 (6): 459-468.
Neilson, J.D., J.F. Kearney, P. Perley, and H. Sampson. 1993. Reproductive Biology of Atlantic Halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus) in Canadian Waters. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 50 (3): 551-563.
Wiber, Melanie, Anthony Charles, Fikret Berkes, and John Kearney). 2009. Enhancing Community Empowerment through Participatory Fisheries Research. Marine Policy 33(1): 172-179.
Ives, Brian and John Kearney. 1992. Fish Farming in Lobster Bay: A Feasibility Study. World Aquaculture 23(1): 25-27.

Created: 2007-02-22 Last Updated: 2016-06-16 by John KEARNEY