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Centre for Development, Environment and Policy (CeDEP)

Dr Rebecca Kent

BSc (Sheffield), MSc (London), PhD (London)

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Rebecca Kent
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Dr Rebecca Kent
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020 3073 8331
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LIDC 205

Biography

Rebecca completed her PhD in Geography at Royal Holloway College and subsequently worked in agricultural research in Cote d’Ivoire. Her research interests are in the areas of food security and small holder agriculture and natural resource management. Rebecca manages the research elements of CeDEPs MSc programmes.

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Publications

Articles

Kent, Rebecca and MacRae, M. (2010) 'Agricultural livelihoods and nutrition - exploring the links with women in Zambia.' Gender and Development, 18 (3). pp. 387-409.

Johnson, D. E. and Kent, Rebecca (2002) 'The impact of cropping on weed species composition in rice after fallow across a hydrological gradient.' Weed Research, 42 (2). pp. 89-99.

Kent, Rebecca (2002) 'History and necessity: the evolution of soil conservation technology in a Jamaican farming system.' The Geographical Journal, 168 . pp. 48-56.

Kent, Rebecca and Johnson, DE and Becker, M (2001) 'The influence of cropping system on weed communities of rice in Cote d’Ivoire, West Africa.' Agriulture Ecosystems and Environment, 87 (3). pp. 299-307.

Kent, Rebecca and Johnson, DE (2001) 'Influence of flood depth and duration on growth of lowland rice weeds, Cote d’Ivoire.' Crop Protection, 20 (8). pp. 691-694.

Conference or Workshop Items

Kent, Rebecca (2010) Seasonal patterns of food intake within conflict-affected households in Trincomalee, Sri Lanka. In: Food in Zones of Conflict, syposium organised by the International Commissionon the Anthropology of Food, June 5 2010, Oxford. (Unpublished)

Kent, Rebecca and Bakaweri, C (2010) Constraints to participation in shea value chain development in Ghana. In: Institutional innovations and policy interventions in support of smallholder market participation, 3-4 June 2010, FAO, Rome. (Unpublished)

Monographs

Kent, Rebecca and Dorward, Andrew (2012) Biodiversity change and livelihood responses: ecosystem asset functions in southern India. London: (Submitted)

Kent, Rebecca and Dorward, Andrew (2012) Conceptualizing assets and asset services in livelihoods and ecosystem analyses for poverty reduction. (Submitted)

Kent, Rebecca and Poulton, Colin (2008) Marginal Farmers, A Review of the Literature. Prepared on behalf of Concern Worldwide. (Unpublished)

Kent, Rebecca (2002) Household Food Security, Trincomalee District, Sri Lanka. An investigation into food intake and livelihoods. Report prepared for Action Contre La Faim and the European Commission. (Unpublished)

Kent, Rebecca and MacRae, M Livelihoods, institutions and nutrition – exploring the links with women farmers in Western Province Zambia. Report of research conducted on behalf of Concern Worldwide. (Unpublished)

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