Antônio  Augusto  Rossotto  Ioris​​

Senior Lecturer in Human Geography 
Cardiff University


Ioris, A.A.R. 2018. Assessing Freshwater Sustainability at the River Basin Scale. Scholars’ Press: Riga: Latvia.
Ioris, A.A.R. 2017. Agribusiness and the Neoliberal Food System in Brazil: Frontiers and Fissures of Agro-neoliberalism. Routledge: London.
Freitas, M., Freitas, M.C.S., Ioris, A.A.R. and Castro Jr., W.E. 2017. Amazônia. Chiado Editora: Lisbon.

​Ioris, A.A.R. (ed.). 2016. Agriculture, Environment and Development: International Perspectives on Water, Land and Politics. Palgrave Macmillan: Basingstoke.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2015. State, Water and the City. Palgrave Macmillan: Basingstoke.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2014. The Political Ecology of the State: The Basis and the Evolution of Environmental Statehood. Routledge Studies in Political Ecology. Routledge: London.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2013. In the Counterflow of Water Resources: Water and Environment in Contemporary Brazil [Na Contracorrente dos Recursos Hidricos: Água e Ambiente no Brasil Contemporâneo]. CreateSpace. 

Ioris, A.A.R. (ed.). 2012. Tropical Wetland Management: The South-American Pantanal and the International Experience. Ashgate: Farnham, Surrey.

Tazik, D.J., Ioris, A.A.R. and Collinsworth, S.R. (eds.). 2004. The Pantanal: Scientific and Institutional Challenges in Management of a Large and Complex Wetland Ecosystem. US Army Corps of Engineers: Washington, D.C.

Book chapters
Ioris, A.A.R. 2018. Los Servicios de Agua en Lima, Perú: Comprendiendo los Vínculos entre el Desarrollo Urbano, la Inequidad Social y el Agua. In: Agua y Ciudades en América Latina: Retos para el Desarrollo Sostenible. Aguilar Barajas, I., Mahlknecht, J., Kaledin J., Kjellén, M. and Mejía-Betancourt, A. (eds.). Tecnológico de Monterrey/Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo: Washington DC. pp. 84-95. 
Figueiredo, D.M., Calheiros, D.F. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2018. A Bacia Hidrográfica: Integração do Conhecimento e Reflexão sobre o Desenvolvimento Sustentável. In: Bacia do Rio Cuiabá: Uma Abordagem Socioambiental. Figueiredo, D.M., Dores, E.F.G.C. and Lima, Z.M. (eds.).  EdUFMT: Cuiabá. pp. 642-682.
Ioris, A.A.R. 2018. Conflicting Demands, Urban Dilemmas and Narrow Thinking about Water: Political Necessity and the Possibilities of Change. In: The SAGE Handbook of Nature. Marsden, T. (ed.). SAGE: London. pp. 583-602.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2017. O Significado Político e as Consequências a Longo Prazo da Hegemonia do Agronegócio no Brasil. In: Conflitos Ambientais e Urbanos: Pesquisas e Resistências no Brasil e Uruguai. Machado, C.R.S., Santos, C.F. and Barcellos, S.G. (eds.). Editora da FURG: Rio Grande. pp. 26-60.  

Ioris, A.A.R. 2017. Water and the (All Too Easy) Promised City: A Critique of Urban Water Governance. In: Urban Water Trajectories. Bell, S., Allen, A., Hofmann, P. and Teh, T.-H. (eds.). Springer. pp. 179-192.

Silva, J.B., Guerra Sobrinho, L.D., Ioris, A.A.R., Fernandes, M. Gomes, R.A. and Costa, A.B. 2017. A Sociogênese da Crise Hídrica Global e da Proposta de Gestão Racional: As Tramas da Questão Hídrica Global. In: A Tensão entre Justiça Ambiental e Justiça Social na América Latina: O Caso da Gestão da Água. Castro, J.E., Cunha, L.H., Fernandes, M.  and Sousa, C.M. (eds.). EDUEPB: Campina Grande. pp. 379-412.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2017. Water Scarcity and the Exclusionary City: The Struggle for Water Justice in Lima, Peru. In: Hydrosocial Territories and Water Equity: Theory, Governance, and Sites of Struggle. Boelens, R., Crow, B., Hoogesteger, J., Lu, F.E., Swyngedouw, E. and Vos, J. (eds.). Routledge: Abigdon and New York. pp. 300-314.

Berezuk, A.G. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2017. Água, Geopolítica e Valores Implícitos. In: Água, Recurso Hídrico: Bem Social Transformado em Mercadoria. Salinas Chávez, E., Di Mauro, C.A. and Moretti, E.C. (eds.). ANAP. Tupã. pp. 34-52. Available at:   

Ioris, A.A.R. 2016. Preface. In: Agriculture, Environment and Development: International Perspectives on Water, Land and Politics. Ioris, A.A.R. (ed.). Palgrave Macmillan: Basingstoke. pp. vii-x.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2016. Introduction: Underscoring Agribusiness Failures, Environmental Controversies, and Growing Food Uncertainties. In: Agriculture, Environment and Development: International Perspectives on Water, Land and Politics. Ioris, A.A.R. (ed.). Palgrave Macmillan: Basingstoke. pp. 1-31.

Fish, R.D., Ioris, A.A.R. and Watson, N.M. 2016. Water Governance and Agricultural Management: Collaboratively Dealing with Complex Policy Problems. In: Agriculture, Environment and Development: International Perspectives on Water, Land and Politics. Ioris, A.A.R. (ed.). Palgrave Macmillan: Basingstoke. pp. 33-58.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2016. Controversial Frontiers of Agricultural Development and Environmental Change. In: Agriculture, Environment and Development: International Perspectives on Water, Land and Politics. Ioris, A.A.R. (ed.). Palgrave Macmillan: Basingstoke. pp. 221-250.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2015. Water Services in Lima, Peru: Understanding the Linkages between Urban Development, Social Inequality and Water. In: Water and Cities in Latin America: Challenges for Sustainable Development. Aguilar-Barajas, I., Mahlknecht, J., Kaledin, J., Kjellén, M. and Mejía-Betancourt, A. (eds.). Earthscan: London and New York. pp. 89-101.

Costa, M.A.M. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2015. Até a Última Gota: Complexidade Hidrossocial e Ecologia Política da Água na Baixada Fluminense (RJ, Brasil). [To the Last Drop: Hydrosocial Complexity and Political Ecology of Water in Baixada Fluminense (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)]. In: O Direito à água como Política Pública na América Latina: Uma Exploração Teórica e Empírica. Castro, J.E., Heller, L. and Morais, M.P. (eds.). Instituto de Pesquisa Econômica Aplicada (IPEA): Brasilia. pp. 109-128.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2013. The Politics of Climate Change and Grassroots Demands. In: World Social Science Report 2013 - Changing Global Environments: The Social Challenge. ISSC, OECD and UNESCO: Paris. pp. 472-475.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2012. Reassessing Development: Pantanal’s History, Dilemmas and Prospects. In: Tropical Wetland Management: The South-American Pantanal and the International Experience. Ioris, A.A.R. (ed.). Ashgate: Farnham, Surrey. pp. 199-222.

Navarrete, J.M., Ioris, A.A.R. and Granados, J. 2012. Water Sustainability and Politics - Examples from Latin America and Implications for Agroecology. In: Agriculture, Conservation, and Ecotourism: Societal Influences. Campbell, W.B. and Ortíz, S.L. (eds.). Springer: Dordrecht. pp. 227-277.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2012. Assessing the Water Sustainability Trends in the Sub-tropics: The Pardo Catchment in Southern Brazil. In: Sustainable Water Management in the Tropics and Subtropics, and Case Studies in Brazil. Volume 4. Biblio, C., Hensel, O. and Selbach, J. (eds.). Unipampa/Unikassel/PGCUIt/UFMA: Jaguarão. pp. 735-766.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2011. Bringing Water Regulation into the 21st Century: The Implementation of the Water Framework Directive in the Iberian Peninsula. In: Current Issues of Water Management. Uhlig, U. (ed.). InTech: Rijeka, Croatia. pp. 179-206.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2010. Da Foz às Nascentes: Análise Histórica e Apropriação Econômica dos Recursos Hídricos no Brasil [From the Mouth to the Headwaters: Historical Analysis and Economic Appropriation of Water Resources in Brazil]. In: Capitalismo Globalizado e Recursos Territoriais. Lamparina: Rio de Janeiro. pp. 211-255.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2010. Expanding the Hydroinformatics Agenda: Information and Inequality behind Water Problems. In: Handbook of Research on Hydroinformatics: Technologies, Theories and Applications. Gasmelseid, T. (ed.). IGI Global: Hershey PA. pp. 1-21.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2009. Water Policy Reforms in Brazil: The Contradiction between Economic Approaches and Socionatural Needs. In: Social Development (Social Issues, Justice and Status Series). Elling, L.R. (ed.). Nova Science Publishers: Hauppauge, NY. pp. 133-148.
Ioris, A.A.R. 2009. Amazon, Water and Life. In: Struggle for the Amazon. MST: São Paulo, pp. 13-22.  

Ioris, A.A.R. 2004. Conflicts and Contradictions on the Occupation of the Pantanal Space. In: The Pantanal: Scientific and Institutional Challenges in Management of a Large and Complex Wetland Ecosystem. Tazik, D.J., Ioris, A.A.R. and Collinsworth, S.R. (eds.). US Army Corps of Engineers: Washington, D.C. pp. 26-38. 

Mendonça, S., Kaivo-oja, J., van der Kerkhof, M., Rosset, P., Svirejeva-Hopkins, A., Racioppi, F., Ioris, A.A.R., Grasa, D.M. and Burzacchini, A. 2001.  Plan of Action for an Integrated Assessment in the Greater Manchester Area. In: Puzzle-Solving for Policy: A Provisional Handbook for Integrated Assessment. van Asselt, M.B.A., Rotmans, J. and Greeuw, S.C.H., (eds.). International Centre for Integrative Studies: Maastricht, The Netherlands. pp. 219-294. 

Ioris, A.A.R., Benites, T. and Goettert, J.D. 2019. Challenges and Contribution of Indigenous Geography:  Learning with and for the Kaiowa-Guarani of South America. Geoforum, 137-141.

Arts, K., Macleod, C.J.A., Ioris, A.A.R., Han, X., Sripada, S., Braga, J.F., Maffey, G., Jekjantuk, N., Zeng, C. and van der Wal. 2019. Towards more Effective Online Environmental Information Provision through Tailored Natural Language Generation: Profiles of Scottish River User Groups and an Evaluative Online Experiment. Science of the Total Environment, 673, 643-655.
Ioris, A.A.R. 2018. Amazon's Dead Ends: Frontier-making the Centre. Political Geography, 65, 98-106.  
Ioris, A.A.R. 2018. Centralidade da Fronteira: Ensaio sobre a Origem e Evolução de Fronteiras Sócio-Espaciais. Territórios e Fronteiras, 11(2), 23-41.

Joanoni Neto, V. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2018. Apresentação do Dossiê “Amazônia, Modernidade e Desenvolvimento”. Territórios e Fronteiras, 11(2), 3-8.
Ioris, A.A.R. 2018. Indigenous Peoples are Collapsing under Agribusiness Frontiers in Brazil. Cultural Survival, 20 Dec 2018. Available at:
Ioris, A.A.R. 2018. The Politics of Agribusiness and the Business of Sustainability. Sustainability, 10(5), 1648; doi:10.3390/su10051648
Ioris, A.A.R. 2018. Seeding a Narrow Future and Harvesting an Exclusionary Past: The Contradictions and Future Scenarios of Agro-neoliberalism in Brazil. Futures, 95, 76-85.

Ioris, R.R. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2018. Colombia’s Fractured History and Continued Challenges Following the Havana Accord. Journal of Peacebuilding and Development, 13(1), 79-83.  
Berezuk, A.G. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2018. Brazil’s and Scotland’s Water Policies: A North-South Comparison. Review of European Studies, 10(4), 164-174.
Arts, K., Rabelo, M.T.O., Figueiredo, D.M., Maffey, G., Ioris, A.A.R. and Girard, P. 2018. Online and Offline Representations of Biocultural Diversity: A Political Ecology Perspective on Nature-based Tourism and Indigenous Communities in the Brazilian Pantanal. Sustainability, 10(10), 3643;
Ioris, A.A.R. 2018. Interrogating the Advance of Agribusiness in the Amazon: Production, Rent and Politics. Revista NERA, 42, 74-97.

Ioris, R.R. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2018. Consolidating the Past and Risking the Future: Colombia’s Developmental Trajectory and the Prospects for a Lasting Peace in the Wake of the Havana Accord. Journal of Global South Studies, 35(1), 155-173.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2018. Place-making at the Frontier of Brazilian Agribusiness. GeoJournal, 83, 61-72.
Ioris, A.A.R. and Joanoni Neto, V. 2017. Apresentação - Dossiê: Amazônia, Modernização e Desenvolvimento. Diálogos Latinoamericanos, 26, 137-143.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2017. Agricultural Frontiers as Controversial Place-making Territories. Diálogos Latinoamericanos, 26, 210-227.

Schulz, C. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2017. The Paradox of Water Abundance in Mato Grosso, Brazil. Sustainability, 9(10), 1796; doi:10.3390/su9101796
Rabelo, M.T.O., Arts, K., Girard, P., Ioris, A.A.R. and Figueiredo, D.M. 2017. Percepção dos Atores Sociais do Turismo sobre o Pulso de Inundação do Pantanal (MT) [Perception of the tourism social actors regarding the flood pulse of the Pantanal (MT, Brazil)]. Revista Brasileira de Ecoturismo, 10(3), 708-736.

Berezuk, A.G. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2017. Water and Climate: Could these Elements Concern Scotland? A Briefly Analysis of some AR5 Scenarios. Revista Brasileira de Climatologia, 20, 337-348.
Schulz, C., Martin-Ortega, J., Ioris, A.A.R. and Glenk, K. 2017. Applying a ‘Value Landscapes Approach’ to Conflicts in Water Governance: The Case of the Paraguay-Paraná Waterway. Ecological Economics, 138, 47-55.  

Ioris, A.A.R. 2017. Encroachment and Entrenchment of Agro-neoliberalism in the Centre-West of Brazil. Journal of Rural Studies, 51, 15-27.
Sanderson Bellamy, A. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2017. Addressing the Knowledge Gaps in Agroecology and Identifying Guiding Principles for Transforming Conventional Agri-food Systems. Sustainability, 9, 330; doi:10.3390/su9030330.
Ioris, A.A.R. 2017. Places of Agribusiness: Displacement, Replacement, and Misplacement in Mato Grosso, Brazil. Geographical Review, 107(3), 452-475.  [Geographical Review Best Paper for 2017, prize delivered at the 2018 AAG annual meeting in New Orleans]

Schulz, C., Martin-Ortega, J., Glenk, K. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2017. The Value Base of Water Governance: A Multi-Disciplinary Perspective. Ecological Economics, 131, 241-249.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2016. Rent of Agribusiness in the Amazon: A Case Study from Mato Grosso. Land Use Policy, 59, 456-466.
Ioris, A.A.R. 2016. Agribusiness in Brazil: The Narrative Drives On. Revista NERA, 33, 139-154.
Ioris, A.A.R. 2016. Questionando a Pobreza nas Fronteiras do Desenvolvimento: Amazônia Brasileira e Boliviana. Ruris, 10(1), 143-180.
Ioris, A.A.R. 2016. “La Plata Llega Sola” [The Money Arrives on its Own]: Reflections on Corruption Trends in Peru. Diálogos Latinoamericanos, 25, 82-98.

Macleod, K., Braga, J., Arts, K., Ioris, A.A.R., Han, X., Sripada, S. and van der Wal, R. 2016. Demonstrating the Use of Web Analytics and an Online Survey to Understand User Groups of a National Network of River Level Data. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 18, EGU2016-8707.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2016. The Paradox of Poverty in Rich Ecosystems: Impoverishment and Development in the Amazon of Brazil and Bolivia. The Geographical Journal, 182(2), 178-189.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2016. The Politico-ecological Economy of Neoliberal Agribusiness: Displacement, Financialisation and Mystification. Area, 48(1), 84-91.

Berezuk, A.G. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2016. Reflections on Payment for Ecosystem Services and PES Perspectives in Brazil. Revista da Associação Nacional de Pós-graduação e Pesquisa em Geografia (Anpege), 12(17), 35-54.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2016. Water Scarcity and the Exclusionary City: The Struggle for Water Justice in Lima, Peru. Water International, 41(1), 125-139.

Arts, K., Ioris, A.A.R., Macleod, C., Han, X., Sripada, Y., Braga, J. and Van der Wal, R. 2016. Environmental Communication in the Information Age: Institutional Barriers and Opportunities in the Provision of River Data to the General Public. Environmental Science & Policy, 55, 47-53.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2015. The Production of Poverty and the Poverty of Production in the Amazon: Reflections from those at the Sharp End of Development. Capitalism Nature Socialism, 26(4), 176-192.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2015. Latin America’s Large-Scale Urban Challenges: Development Failures and Public Service Inequalities in Lima, Peru. ACME: An International E-Journal for Critical Geographies, 14(4), 1161-1186.

Arts, K., Ioris, A.A.R., Macleod, C., Han, X., Sripada, Y., Braga, J. and Van der Wal, R. 2015. Supply of Online Environmental Information to Unknown Demand: The Importance of Liability and Interpretation Related to Data from a National Network of River Level Sensors. Scottish Geographical Journal, Special Issue on Rural Digital Society, 131(3-4), 245-252.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2015. Cracking the Nut of Agribusiness and Global Food Insecurity: In Search of a Critical Agenda of Research. Geoforum, 63, 1-4.

Han, X., Ioris, A.A.R. and Lin, C. 2015. Web as Corpus Supporting Natural Language Generation for Online River Information Communication. WWW 2015 Companion – Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on World Wide Web. 18-22 May, Florence, Italy, 363-364.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2015. The Prospects of the Water Management Framework in the Douro, Portugal. European Urban and Regional Studies, 22(3) 316-328.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2015. Theorizing State-Environment Relationships: Antinomies of Flexibility and Legitimacy. Progress in Human Geography, 39(2), 167-184.

Schulz, C., Ioris, A.A.R., Martin-Ortega, J. and Glenk, K. 2015. Prospects for Payments for Ecosystem Services in the Brazilian Pantanal: A Scenario Analysis. Journal of Environment & Development, 24(1), 26-53.

Barbedo, J., Miguez, M., van der Horst, D., Carneiro, P., Amis, P. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2015. Policy Dimensions of Land-use Change in Peri-urban Floodplains: The Case of Paraty. Ecology and Society, 20(1): 5.

Silva, J.B., Guerra Sobrinho, L.D., Ioris, A.A.R. and Gomes, R.A. 2015. Conflitos Sociopolíticos, Recursos Hídricos e Programa Um Milhão de Cisternas na Região Semiárida da Paraíba. Novos Cadernos NAEA, 18(2), 69-92.

Ioris, A.A.R., Irigaray, C.T. and Girard, P. 2014. Institutional Responses to Climate Change: Opportunities and Barriers for Adaptation in the Pantanal and the Upper Paraguay River Basin. Climatic Change, 127(1), 139-151.

Han, X., Sripada, G.S., Macleod, K. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2014. Latent User Models for Online River Information Tailoring. Proceedings of the 8th International Natural Language Generation Conference, 19-21 June, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, pp. 133-137.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2014. Environmental Governance at the Core of Statecraft: Unresolved Questions and Inbuilt Tensions. Geography Compass, 8(9), 641-652.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2014. The Urban Political Ecology of Post-industrial Scottish Towns: Examining Greengairs and Ravenscraig. Urban Studies, 51(8), 1576-1592.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2014. Approaches and Responses to Climate Change: Challenges for the Pantanal and the Upper Paraguay River Basin. Alternate Routes: A Journal of Critical Social Research, 25, 119-145.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2013. The Value of Water Values: Departing from Geography towards an Interdisciplinary Debate. Geografiska Annaler: Series B, Human Geography, 95(4), 323-337.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2013. Rethinking Brazil’s Pantanal Wetland: Beyond Narrow Development and Conservation Debates. Journal of Environment and Development, 22(3), 239-260.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2103. The Adaptive Nature of the Neoliberal State and the State-led Neoliberalization of Nature: Unpacking the Political Economy of Water in Lima, Peru. New Political Economy, 18(6), 912-938.

Priante Filho, N., Sampaio Neto, O.Z., Bachiega, J.C., Girard, P., Ioris, A.A.R., Arakaki, A.H., Aristimuño, A.D. and Saint-Charles, J. 2013. Community of Practice Driven by Cooperated Researchers to Promote Climate Compatible Development - ¡Adapting! Inclusão Social, 6(2), 60-69. (prize: best social sciences article of the year)

Ioris, R.R. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2013. Assessing Development and the Idea of Development in the 1950s in Brazil. Brazilian Journal of Political Economy, 33(3), 411-426.

Ioris, R.R. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2013. The Brazilian Developmentalist State in Historical Perspective: Revisiting the 1950s in Light of Today’s Challenges. Journal of Iberian and Latin American Research, 19(1), 157-172.

Reed, M.S., Fazey, I., Stringer, L.C., Raymond, C.M., Akhtar-Schuster, M., Begni, G., Bigas, H., Brehm, S., Briggs, J., Bryce, R., Buckmaster, S., Chanda, R., Davies, J., Diez, E., Essahli, W., Evely, A., Geeson, N., Hartmann, I., Holden, J., Hubacek, K., Ioris, A,A.R., Kruger, B., Laureano, P., Phillipson, J., Prell, C., Quinn, C.H., Reeves, A.D., Seely, M., Thomas, R., van der Werff Ten Bosch, M.J., Vergunst, P. and Wagner, L. 2013. Knowledge Management for Land Degradation Monitoring and Assessment: An Analysis of Contemporary Thinking. Land Degradation & Development, 24(4), 307-322.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2012. Enterprise and Politics: The Narrow Course of the Water Services of Lima, Peru. Estudios Interdisciplinarios de América Latina y el Caribe, 23(2), 97-122.

Macleod, C.J.A., Sripada, S.G., Ioris, A.A.R., Arts, K. and van der Wal, R. 2012. Communicating River Level Data and Information to Stakeholders with Different Interests: The Participative Development of an Interactive Online Service. (Volume A: Environmental Information, Decision Support, and Software Systems). International Environmental Modelling and Software Society (iEMSs), Sixth Biennial Meeting, Leipzig, Germany. Seppelt, R., Voinov, A.A., Lange, S. and Bankamp, D. (eds.). iEMSs: Manno. pp. 33-40.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2012. The Political Geography of Environmental Regulation: Implementing the Water Framework Directive in the Douro River Basin, Portugal. Scottish Geographical Journal, 128 (1), 1-23.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2012. Scarcity, Neoliberalism and the 'Water Business' in Lima, Peru. Human Geography, 5(2), 93-105.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2012. The Positioned Construction of Water Values: Pluralism, Positionality and Praxis. Environmental Values, 21(2), 143-162.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2012. The Neoliberalization of Water in Lima, Peru. Political Geography, 31(5), 266-278.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2012. Applying the Strategic-Relational Approach to Urban Political Ecology:  The Water Management Problems of the Baixada Fluminense, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Antipode, 44(1), 122-150.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2012. The Persistent Water Problems of Lima, Peru: Neoliberalism, Institutional Failures and Social Inequalities. Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography, 33(3), 335-350.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2012. The Geography of Multiple Scarcities: Urban Development and Water Problems in Lima, Peru. Geoforum, 43(3), 612-622.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2011. Values, Meanings and Positionalities: The Controversial Valuation of Water in Rio de Janeiro. Environment and Planning C, 29(5), 872-888.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2011. Segurança Alimentar e Segurança Energética: Algumas Questões de Ecologia Política. [Food Security and Energy Security: Some Political Ecology Questions]. Cadernos do Desenvolvimento, 6(8), 355-375. 

Whitfield, S., Geist, H. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2011. Deliberative Assessment in Complex Socio-Ecological Systems: Recommendations for Environmental Assessment in Drylands. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 183(1-4), 165-483.

Reed, M.S., Buenemann, M., Atlhopheng, J., Akhtar-Schuster, M., Bachmann, F., Bastin, G., Bigas, H., Chanda, R., Dougill, A.J., Essahli, W., Evely, A.C., Fleskens, L., Geeson, N., Glass, J.H., Hessel, R., Holden, J., Ioris, A.A.R., Kruger, B., Liniger, H.P., Mphinyane, W., Nainggolan, D., Perkins, J., Raymond, C.M., Ritsema, C.J., Schwilch, G., Sebego, R., Seely, M., Stringer, L.C., Thomas, R., Twomlow, S. and Verzandvoort, S. 2011. Cross-scale Monitoring and Assessment of Land Degradation and Sustainable Land Management: A Methodological Framework for Knowledge Management. Land Degradation & Development, 22(2), 261-271.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2010. The Political Nexus between Water and Economics in Brazil: A Critique of Recent Policy Reforms. Review of Radical Political Economics, 42(2), 231-250.

Fish, R.D., Ioris, A.A.R. and Watson, N.M. 2010. Integrating Water and Agricultural Management: Collaborative Governance for a Complex Policy Problem. Science of the Total Environment, 408(23), 5623-5630.

Silva, J.B., Guerra, L.D., Ioris, A.A.R. and Fernandes, M. 2010. A Crise Hídrica Global e as Propostas do Banco Mundial e da ONU para seu Enfrentamento [The Global Water Crisis and the Proposals of the World Bank and United Nations Organisation to Face it]. Cronos, UFRN (Brazil), 11(2), 120-140.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2009. Desenvolvimento Nacional e Gestão de Recursos Hídricos no Brasil. [National Development and Water Resources Management in Brazil]. Revista Crítica de Ciências Sociais, Coimbra University, 85, 23-41.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2009. Water Reforms in Brazil: Opportunities and Constraints. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 52(6), 813-832.

Ioris, A.A.R. and Costa, M.A.M. 2009. The Challenge to Revert Unsustainable Trends: Uneven Development and Water Degradation in the Rio de Janeiro Metropolitan Area. Sustainability, 1(2), 133-160.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2009. The Limits of IWRM-Inspired Reforms in Brazil. Diversitates, 1(1), 1-17.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2008. Os Limites Políticos de uma Reforma Incompleta: A Implementação da Lei dos Recursos Hídricos na Bacia do Paraíba do Sul [The Political Limits of an Incomplete Reform: The Implementation of the Water Law in the Paraíba do Sul River Basin]. Revista Brasileira de Estudos Urbanos e Regionais, 10(1), 61-85.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2008. Regional Development, Nature Production and the Techno-bureaucratic Shortcut: The Douro River Catchment in Portugal. European Environment, 18(6), 345-358.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2008. Water Institutional Reforms in Scotland: Contested Objectives and Hidden Disputes. Water Alternatives, 1(2), 253-270.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2008. Water Policy Making in Scotland: Political Demands and Economic Pressures. Local Economy, 23(4), 319-324.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2008. The Limits of Integrated Water Resources Management: A Case Study of Brazil’s Paraíba do Sul River Basin. Sustainability, Science, Practice & Policy, 4(2), 4-11.

Ioris, A.A.R., Hunter, C. and Walker, S. 2008. The Development of Water Sustainability Indicators in Scotland and Brazil. Journal of Environmental Management, 88(4), 1190-1201.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2008. Águas que não Correm mais pro Mar [Waters that no Longer Flow to the Sea]. Interações, 9(1), 9-17.

Knox, J.W., Weatherhead, E.K and Ioris, A.A.R. 2007. Assessing Water Requirements for Irrigated Agriculture in Scotland. Water International, 32(1), 133-144.

Ioris A.A.R. 2007. The Troubled Waters of Brazil: Nature Commodification and Social Exclusion. Capitalism Nature Socialism, 18(1), 28-50.

McCulloch, C.S. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2007. Putting Politics into IWRM. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 9, 02981, 2007; SRef-ID: 1607-7962/gra/EGU2007-A-02981.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2007. Amazônia, Água e Vida. Proposta, 114, 16-24. (Published in English as “Amazon, Water and Life”, In: Struggle for the Amazon, MST: São Paulo, pp. 13-22, 2009).

Ioris, A.A.R. 2006. Passado e Presente da Política de Gestão dos Recursos Hídricos no Brasil [Past and Present of Water Resources Management in Brazil]. Finisterra, Vol. XLI, No. 82, 87-99.

Ioris, A.A.R., Hunter, C. and Walker, S. 2006. A Framework of Indicators to Assess the Sustainability of Freshwater Systems. Physical Geography, 27(5), 396-410. (Invited contribution to a special issue on "Water Sustainability in Face of Variability").

Weatherhead, E.K., Knox, J.W. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2005. Developing Abstraction Controls for Allocating Water to Irrigated Agriculture. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 7, 09255, SRef-ID: 1607-7962/gra/EGU05-A-09255.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2005. Água, Cobrança e Commodity: A Geografia dos Recursos Hídricos no Brasil [Water, Charges and Commodity: The Geography of Water Resources in Brazil]. Terra Livre, São Paulo, 25, 121-137.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2005. Saving the Green: Methods to Reduce the Environmental Impact of Hydroelectric Schemes in Europe. International Water Power and Dam Construction, 57(3), 41-42.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2004. Virtual Water in an Empty Glass: The Geographical Complexities behind Water Scarcity. Water International, 29(1), 119-121.

Tazik, D.J. and Ioris, A.A.R. 2003. The Pantanal: Scientific and Institutional Challenges in Management of a Large and Complex Wetland Ecosystem. Wetland Science and Practice, 20(1), 7-10.

Ioris, A.A.R. 2001. Water Resources Development in the São Francisco River Basin (Brazil): Conflicts and Management Perspectives. Water International, 26(1), 24-39. 

Rubin, R.S., Ioris, A.A.R. e Duarte, V. 1994. Controle, Severidade a Campo e Performance de Variedades de Batata-Doce (Ipomoea batatas [L.] Lam.) quanto ao Mal-do-Pé (Plenodomus destruens Harter) [Control and Severity of the Foot Rot Disease caused by Plenodomus destruens in Commercial Varieties of Sweet Potato], Fitopatologia Brasileira, 19(1), 39-43.

Rubin, R.S., Ioris, A.A.R. e Duarte, V. 1992. Rendimento e Reação de Variedades de Batata-Doce Inoculadas com Plenodomus destruens, Harter, Agente Causal do Mal-do-Pé  [Yield and Reaction of Varieties of Sweet Potato Inoculated with Plenodomus destruens, Harter, Causal Agent of Foot Rot Diseas], Fitopatologia Brasileira, 17(2), 173.