Amity Doolittle

Senior Lecturer and Research Scientist

Publications (BETA)

This is a PARTIAL listing of recent publications, and it will continue to grow as we populate our publications database.


  • Journal Article
    Doolittle, A.. “Revisiting Rural Places: Pathways to Poverty and Prosperity in Southeast Asia..” Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography 35.2 (2014): 287-288 (Book Review). Link
  • 2012

  • Journal Article
    Paulson N, Laudati A, Doolittle A, Welsh-Devine M and *Pena P. “Indigenous Peoples’ Participation in Global Conservation: Looking beyond Headdresses and Face Paint.” Environmental Values 21.3 (2012): 255-276.
  • 2011

  • Book Chapter
    Dove, M.R, P.E. Sajise & A.A. Doolittle. ““Rubber Kills the Land” and Saves It: Thinking About Sustainability Across Cultures. For: Complicating Conservation – Beyond the Sacred Forest. With P.E. Sajise & A.A. Doolittle, pp.91-119. Durham (NC): Duke U. Press..” Complicating Conservation – Beyond the Sacred Forest. Ed. Dove, M.R., P.E. Sajise & A.A. Doolittle Durham NC: Duke U. Press, 2011.
  • 2010

  • Journal Article
    Doolittle, A. “Stories and Maps, Images and Archives: Multi-Method Approach to the Political Ecology of Native Property Rights and Natural Resource Management in Sabah, Malaysia.” Environmental Management 45.1 (2010): 67-81. DOI: 10.1007/s00267-008-9144-0
  • Book Chapter
    Doolittle, A. “Re-defining Native Customary Law: Struggles over Property Rights Between Native Peoples and Colonial Rulers in Sabah, Malaysia.” Complicating Conservation in Southeast Asia: Beyond the Sacred Forest Asia. Ed. Dove, Sajise and Doolittle Duke University Press, New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century, 2010.
  • Journal Article
    Doolittle, Amity A.. “The Politics of Indigeneity: Indigenous Strategies for Inclusion in Climate Change Negotiations..” Conservation and Society. 8.4 (2010): 286-291. DOI: 10.4103/0972-4923.78142
  • 2008

  • Book Chapter - In Press
    Dove, M., Doolittle, A., Sajise, P.. ““Rubber Kills the Land” and Saves It: Thinking About Sustainability Across Cultures. In Complicating Conservation – Beyond the Sacred Forest..” Duke University Press, 2008.
  • Journal Article - In Press
    Dove, M., Sajise, P., Doolittle, A.. “Complicating Conservation: Beyond the Sacred Forest.” Duke University Press (2008).
  • 2007

  • Journal Article
    Doolittle, A. “Native Land Tenure, Conservation, and Development in a Pseudo-Democracy: Natural Resource Conflicts in Sabah, Malaysia.” Journal of Peasant Studies 34.3 (2007): 474-497.