Ascendente Award

The Ascendente Award is given in recognition of an early career scholar/educator (<8 years since PhD date) demonstrating outstanding early accomplishment in the scholarship, teaching, and engagement of/with the geography of Latin America.


Recipients:

This is a new award (2021) and the first recipients will be posted soon!

JLAG's Ten Most Popular Articles by Requests Since 2010

9695 Christopher Gaffney (2010).
Mega-events and socio-spatial dynamics in Rio de Janeiro, 1919-2016
Journal of Latin American Geography 9(1). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/377416

3208 Jeremy Slack; Daniel E. Martínez; Alison Elizabeth Lee; Scott Whiteford (2016).
The Geography of Border Militarization: Violence, Death and Health in Mexico and the United States
Journal of Latin American Geography 15(1). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/613266

2708 James Freeman (2014).
Raising the Flag over Rio de Janeiro's Favelas: Citizenship and Social Control in the Olympic City
Journal of Latin American Geography 13(1). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/539604

2251 Cynthia Sorrensen (2005).
Maria Full of Grace (Maria, llena eres de gracia) (review)
Journal of Latin American Geography 4(2). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/189742

2213 Conor Harrison; Jeff Popke (2018).
Reassembling Caribbean Energy? Petrocaribe, (Post-)Plantation Sovereignty, and Caribbean Energy Futures
Journal of Latin American Geography 17(3). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/708949

2152 Kate Swanson; Rebecca Maria Torres (2016).
Child Migration and Transnationalized Violence in Central and North America
Journal of Latin American Geography 15(3). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/639098

2117 Alexandra Pedersen (2014).
Landscapes of Resistance: Community Opposition to Canadian Mining Operations in Guatemala
Journal of Latin American Geography 13(1). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/539611

2076 Beth Tellman; Leslie C. Gray; Christopher M. Bacon (2011).
Not Fair Enough: Historic and Institutional Barriers to Fair Trade Coffee in El Salvador
Journal of Latin American Geography 10(2). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/449190

2061 Jeffrey Todd Bury (2002).
Livelihoods, Mining and Peasant Protests in the Peruvian Andes
Journal of Latin American Geography 1(1). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/215262

2012 Dr. Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard (2015).
The Case of the Green Turtle: An Uncensored History of a Conservation Icon by Alison Rieser (review)
Journal of Latin American Geography 14(1). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/578762

JLAG's Ten Most Popular Articles by Requests in 10/2021

132 Joanna Salém Vasconcelos (2021).
JLAG Perspectives: Cuba, protestos e caminhos da revolução
Journal of Latin American Geography (). https://muse.jhu.edu/article/835650

107 Tom Perreault (2020).
Climate Change and Climate Politics: Parsing the Causes and Effects of the Drying of Lake Poopó, Bolivia
Journal of Latin American Geography 19(3). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/760930

97 Danilo Borja; Juan Bay; Conny Davidsen; Traducido por Yulia Garcia Sarduy (2021).
Ancianos amazónicos en la frontera petrolera: La vida y muerte de Nenkihui Bay, líder tradicional Waorani
Journal of Latin American Geography 20(1). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/787933

96 Carsten Braun; Maximiliano Bezada (2013).
The History and Disappearance of Glaciers in Venezuela
Journal of Latin American Geography 12(2). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/510594

91 Karl S. Zimmerer; Stef de Haan; Andrew D. Jones; Hilary Creed-Kanashiro; Milka Tello; Franklin Plasencia Amaya; Miluska Carrasco; Krysty Meza; Ramzi M. Tubbeh; Kien Tri Nguyen; Carolynne Hultquist (2020).
Indigenous Smallholder Struggles in Peru: Nutrition Security, Agrobiodiversity, and Food Sovereignty amid Transforming Global Systems and Climate Change
Journal of Latin American Geography 19(3). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/760932

84 Sylvia Cifuentes (2021|2021).
Rethinking Climate Governance: Amazonian Indigenous Climate Politics and Integral Territorial Ontologies
Journal of Latin American Geography 20(2). https://muse.jhu.edu/article/797238|https://muse.jhu.edu/article/799598

77 Jerónimo Ríos Sierra (2020).
Una Aproximación (Geo)Politológica A La Crisis De La Covid-19 En América Latina
Journal of Latin American Geography 19(3). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/760939

76 Itzi Segundo-Métay; Gerardo Bocco (2015).
Vulnerable and Invisible: Impact of Hurricane Activity on a Peasant Population in a Mountainous Region on the Mexican Pacific Coast
Journal of Latin American Geography 14(2). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/586856

75 Natali Cáceres-Arteaga; K. Maria; D. Lane (2020).
Agroecological Practices as a Climate Change Adaptation Mechanism in Four Highland Communities in Ecuador
Journal of Latin American Geography 19(3). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/760931

74 Geoffrey Alan Boyce (2019).
The Neoliberal Underpinnings of Prevention Through Deterrence and the United States Government's Case Against Geographer Scott Warren
Journal of Latin American Geography 18(3). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/736945

JLAG's Ten Most Popular Articles by Requests in 2021

1268 Danilo Borja; Juan Bay; Conny Davidsen; Traducido por Yulia Garcia Sarduy (2021).
Ancianos amazónicos en la frontera petrolera: La vida y muerte de Nenkihui Bay, líder tradicional Waorani
Journal of Latin American Geography 20(1). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/787933

1102 Geobrujas-Comunidad de Geógrafas (2021).
Cuerpos, fronteras y resistencia: mujeres conjurando geografía a través de experiencias desde el otro lado del muro
Journal of Latin American Geography 20(2). https://muse.jhu.edu/article/799599

945 Christian Abizaid; Luis Ángel Collado Panduro; Sergio Gonzales Egusquiza (2020).
Pobreza Y Medios De Subsistencia En La Amazonía Peruana En Tiempos De La Covid-19
Journal of Latin American Geography 19(3). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/760940

597 John C. Finn; Cynthia K. Pope; Yulia Garcia Sarduy (2020).
Covid-19 in Latin America
Journal of Latin American Geography 19(3). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/760936

572 Christopher Gaffney; Bruno Eeckels (2020).
Covid-19 and Tourism Risk in the Americas
Journal of Latin American Geography 19(3). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/760914

481 Kate Swanson (2019).
Silent Killing: The Inhumanity of U.S. Immigration Detention
Journal of Latin American Geography 18(3). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/736947

421 Jeremy Slack; Josiah Heyman (2020).
Asylum and Mass Detention at the U.S.-Mexico Border during Covid-19
Journal of Latin American Geography 19(3). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/760917

394 Verónica Gago; Liz Mason-Deese (2019).
Rethinking Situated Knowledge from the Perspective of Argentina's Feminist Strike
Journal of Latin American Geography 18(3). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/736944

358 John C. Finn; Eugenio Arima; Martha Bell; Jessica Budds; Jörn Seemann; Gabriela Valdivia; Diana Tung; Eric Carter; Alan Marcus (2020).
Editorial: Mobility, Connectivity, and the Implications of Covid-19 for Latin American Geography
Journal of Latin American Geography 19(4). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/772599

347 Juan Thomas Ordóñez; Hugo Eduardo Ramírez Arcos (2019).
At the Crossroads of Uncertainty: Venezuelan Migration to Colombia
Journal of Latin American Geography 18(2). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/729121

Los Diez Artículos Españoles Mas Popular de JLAG por Solicitudes Desde 2010

1675 Diana Vela-Almeida; Sofia Zaragocin; Manuel Bayón; Iñigo Arrazola (2020).
Imaginando territorios plurales de vida: una lectura feminista de las resistencias en los movimientos socio-territoriales en el Ecuador
Journal of Latin American Geography 19(2). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/749633

1342 Maria Elisa Christie (2002).
Naturaleza y sociedad desde la perspectiva de la cocina tradicional mexicana: género, adaptación y resistencia
Journal of Latin American Geography 1(1). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/215263

1268 Danilo Borja; Juan Bay; Conny Davidsen; Traducido por Yulia Garcia Sarduy (2021).
Ancianos amazónicos en la frontera petrolera: La vida y muerte de Nenkihui Bay, líder tradicional Waorani
Journal of Latin American Geography 20(1). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/787933

1102 Geobrujas-Comunidad de Geógrafas (2021).
Cuerpos, fronteras y resistencia: mujeres conjurando geografía a través de experiencias desde el otro lado del muro
Journal of Latin American Geography 20(2). https://muse.jhu.edu/article/799599

1071 Christian Abizaid; Luis Ángel Collado Panduro; Sergio Gonzales Egusquiza (2020).
Pobreza Y Medios De Subsistencia En La Amazonía Peruana En Tiempos De La Covid-19
Journal of Latin American Geography 19(3). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/760940

703 Diego B. Leal; David S. Salisbury; Josué Faquín Fernández; Lizardo Cauper Pezo; Julio Silva (2015).
Ideas cambiantes sobre territorio, recursos y redes políticas en la Amazonía indígena: un estudio de caso sobre Perú
Journal of Latin American Geography 14(2). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/586857

677 Colectivo de Geografía Crítica del Ecuador (2017).
Geografiando para la resistencia
Journal of Latin American Geography 16(1). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/653095

460 Jorge Sequera; Tomás Rodríguez (2017).
Turismo, abandono y desplazamiento: Mapeando el barrio de La Boca en Buenos Aires
Journal of Latin American Geography 16(1). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/653131

455 Doribel Herrador-Valencia; Myriam Paredes (2016).
Cambio climático y agricultura de pequeña escala en los Andes ecuatorianos: un estudio sobre percepciones locales y estrategias de adaptación
Journal of Latin American Geography 15(2). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/627435

444 Pedro S. Urquijo; Gerardo Bocco (2011).
Los estudios de paisaje y su importancia en México, 1970-2010
Journal of Latin American Geography 10(2). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/449187

Os Artigos Português Mais Populares da JLAG por Solicitações Desde 2010

1536 Rogério Haesbaert (2020).
Território(s) numa perspectiva latino-americana
Journal of Latin American Geography 19(1). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/744032

679 Joseli Maria Silva; Marcio Jose Ornat (2020).
Geografias feministas na América Latina: desafios epistemológicos e a decolonialidade de saberes
Journal of Latin American Geography 19(1). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/744044

237 Christian Dennys Monteiro de Oliveira; Fabrício Américo Ribeiro; Ivo Luis Oliveira Silva; Luiz Raphael Teixeira Silva; José Arilson Xavier de Souza; Gerlaine Cristina Franco; Marcos da Silva Rocha; Maryvone Moura Gomes; Camila Benatti (2020).
As organizações religiosas brasileiras frente à pandemia de COVID-19
Journal of Latin American Geography 19(3). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/760909

199 Vinicius Santos Almeida (2020).
Necromobilidade durante a pandemia da Covid-19
Journal of Latin American Geography 19(3). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/760907

149 Antoinette M.G.A. WinklerPrins (2009).
Cidades da Floresta: Urbanização, Desenvolvimento, e Globalização na Amazônia Brasileira (review)
Journal of Latin American Geography 8(1). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/260547

132 Joanna Salém Vasconcelos (2021).
JLAG Perspectives: Cuba, protestos e caminhos da revolução
Journal of Latin American Geography (). https://muse.jhu.edu/article/835650

116 Jean-Yves Puyo (2008).
Mise en valeur de la Guyane française et peuplement blanc: les espoirs déçus du baron de Laussat (1819-1823)
Journal of Latin American Geography 7(1). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/232499

112 Raquel de Carvalho Dumith (2014).
Dinâmicas do sistema de gestão na Reserva Extrativista de Canavieiras, Bahia, Brasil: análise da robustez institucional
Journal of Latin American Geography 13(1). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/539607

106 Daniel M. Freitas (2018).
Neoliberalização da política urbana nos Grandes Projetos Urbanos da Região Metropolitana de Belo Horizonte
Journal of Latin American Geography 17(1). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/692061

104 Alexis Saludjian (2005).
Critiques du Regionalisme Ouvert a partir de l'economie geographique appliquee au Mercosur
Journal of Latin American Geography 4(2). http://muse.jhu.edu/article/189738

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