Dr Alison Leigh Browne

Senior Lecturer in Geography

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Publications

  1. 2020
  2. E-pub ahead of print
  3. E-pub ahead of print
  4. Published

    Challenges and opportunities for re-framing resource use policy with practice theories: The Change Points approach

    Watson, M., Browne, A., Evans, D., Foden, M., Hoolohan, C. & Sharp, L., May 2020, In : Global Environmental Change.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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  6. Published
  7. Published
  8. Published

    Unflushables: designing new intervention pathways for sewer blockages and environmental pollution in the Anglian Water region, UK

    Alda-Vidal, C., Hoolohan, C., Dyson, R., Danino, V. & Browne, A., 2020, Manchester: University of Manchester. 60 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  9. 2019
  10. Published

    Guiding carbon farming using interdisciplinary mixed methods mapping

    Brockett, B. F. T., Browne, A., Beanland, A., Whitfield, M. G., Watson, N., Blackburn, G. A. & Bardgett, R., 30 Apr 2019, In : People and Nature.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Published

    Envisioning surprises: How social sciences could help models represent ‘deep uncertainty’ in future energy and water demand

    Sharmina, M., Abi Ghanem, D., Browne, A., Hall, S., Mylan, J., Petrova, S. & Wood, F., Apr 2019, In : Energy Research & Social Science. 50, p. 18-28 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Published
  13. Published

    Encountering Water: Sensitivities and practices for moving beyond ‘Big Water’ interventions

    Hoolohan, C. & Browne, A., 2019, Water, creativity and meaning: Multidisciplinary understandings of human-water relationships. Roberts, L. & Phillips, K. (eds.). p. 204-218

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  14. Published

    What could change drought governance in Europe? A comparative analysis between two case studies in France and UK

    La Jeunesse, I., Bressers, H. & Browne, A., 2019, Facing Hydrometeorological Extreme Events: A Governance Issue. La Jeunesse, I. & Larrue, C. (eds.). UK: John Wiley & Sons Ltd, p. 301-311 10 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  15. 2018
  16. Published
  17. Published

    Environmental leapfrogging and everyday climate cultures: Sustainable water consumption in the Global South

    Browne, A., Evans, D. & Gortemaker, I. A., 2018, In : Climatic Change.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Published

    Should there be more showers at the summer music festival? Studying the contextual dependence of resource consuming conventions and lessons for sustainable tourism

    Hitchings, R., Browne, A. & Jack, T., 2018, In : Journal of Sustainable Tourism. 26, 3, p. 1-19 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Published

    The water-energy-food nexus at home: New opportunities for policy interventions in household sustainability

    Foden, M., Browne, A., Evans, D., Sharp, L. & Watson, M., 2018, In : Geographical Journal.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. 2017
  21. Published

    On the ‘Meat Edge’? Meat Consumption and reduction in middle class urban China

    Browne, A., Mylan, J. & Zhu, D., Dec 2017, In : Discover Society.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  22. Accepted/In press

    Energy-water nexus vulnerabilities in China: Infrastructures, policies and practices

    Browne, A., Petrova, S. & Brockett, B., 2017, (Accepted/In press) Energy poverty and vulnerability: A global perspective. Simcock, N., Thomson, H., Petrova, S. & Bouzarovski, S. (eds.). Routledge, p. 80-95 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  23. 2016
  24. Published

    Reframing Water Efficiency: Determining Collective Approaches to Change Water Use in the Home

    Hoolohan, C. & Browne, A., 25 Aug 2016, In : British Journal of Environment and Climate Change. 6, 3

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Published

    Can people talk together about their practices? Focus groups, humour and the sensitive dynamics of everyday life

    Browne, A. L., Jun 2016, In : Area. 48, 2, p. 198-205

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Published

    On the practices of managing demand in the UK water industry management

    Hoolohan, C. & Browne, A., Apr 2016.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  27. Published

    Stocks and flows of natural and human-derived capital in ecosystem services

    Jones, L., Norton, L., Austin, Z., Browne, A., Donovan, D., Emmett, BA., Grabowski, ZJ., Howard, DC., Jones, JPG., Kenter, JO., Manley, W., Morris, C., Robinson, DA., Short, C., Siriwardena, GM., Stevens, CJ., Storkey, J., Waters, RD. & Willis, GF., Mar 2016, In : Land Use Policy. 52, p. 151-162

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. Published

    The rise of Chinese consumer society: Emerging challenges and opportunities for sustainable consumption and production

    Browne, A., Dendler, L., Di, Z. & Zhang, D., 5 Jan 2016, Policy Press.

    Research output: Other contribution

  29. Published

    Drought Awareness through Agricultural Policy: Multi-level action in Salland, The Netherlands

    Özerol, G., Tröltzsch, J., Larrue, C., Lordkipanidze, M., Browne, A., de Boer, C. & Lems, P., 2016, Governance for Drought Resilience: Land and Water Drought Management in Europe. Bressers, H., Bressers, N. & Larrue, C. (eds.). Cham: Springer Nature, p. 159-179 20 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  30. Published

    Eifel-Rur: Old water rights and fixed frameworks for action

    Vidaurre, R., Stein, U., Browne, A., Lordkipanidze, M., Furusho, C., Goedeking, A., Polczyk, H. & Homann, C., 2016, Governance for Drought Resilience: Land and Water Drought Management in Europe. Bressers, H., Bressers, N. & Larrue, C. (eds.). Cham: Springer Nature, p. 67-82 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  31. Published

    Flanders: Regional organization of water and drought and using data as driver for change

    Tröltzsch, J., R, V., Bressers, H., Browne, A., La Jeunesse, I., Lordkipanidze, M., Defloor, W., Maetens, W. & Cauwenberghs, K., 2016, Governance for Drought Resilience: Land and Water Drought Management in Europe. Bressers, H., Bressers, N. & Larrue, C. (eds.). Springer Nature, p. 139-158

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  32. Published

    Governing for drought and water scarcity in the context of flood disaster recovery: The curious case of Somerset, United Kingdom

    Browne, A., Dury, S., de Boer, C., la Jeunesse, I. & Stein, U., 2016, Governance for drought resilience: : Land and water drought management in Europe. Bressers, H., Bressers, N. & Larrue, C. (eds.). Springer Nature, p. 83-107 24 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  33. Published
  34. Published

    The fragementation-coherence paradox in Twente

    Bressers, H., Bleumink, K., Bressers, N., Browne, A., Larrue, C., Lijzenga, S., Lordkipanidze, M., Ozerol, G. & Stein, U., 2016, Governance for drought resilience: : Land and water management in Europe. Bressers, H., Bressers, N. & Larrue, C. (eds.). Dordrecht: Springer Nature, p. 181-202 21 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  35. Published

    The governance context of drought policy and pilot measures for the Arzal dam and reservoir, Vilaine catchment, Brittany, France

    La Jeunesse, I., Larrue, C., Furusho, C., Ramos, M-H., Browne, A., de Boer, C., Vidaurre, R., Crochemore, L., Arrondeau, J-P. & Penasso, A., 2016, Governance for Drought Resilience: Land and Water Drought Management in Europe. Bressers, H., Bressers, N. & Larrue, C. (eds.). 1 ed. Dordrecht: Springer Nature, p. 109-138

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  36. 2015
  37. Published

    Insights from the everyday: Implications of reframing the governance of water supply and demand from 'people' to 'practice'

    Browne, A. L., Jul 2015, In : Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Water. 2, 4, p. 415-424 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. Published

    Method as intervention: Intervening in practice through quantitative and mixed methodologies

    Browne, A. L., Medd, W., Anderson, B., Pullinger, M., Strengers, Y. (ed.) & Maller, C. (ed.), 2015, Social practices, intervention and sustainability: Beyond behaviour change. London: Earthscan , p. 179-195

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  39. 2014
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    Reframing intervention: What does a collective approach to behaviour change look like?

    Hoolohan, C., Browne, A., Smyth, B. & Jenkins, J., Sep 2014, host publication. UK: University of Brighton, 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  41. Published

    Patterns of practice: A reflection on the development of quantitative/mixed methodologies capturing everday life related to water consumption in the UK.

    Browne, A. L., Pullinger, M., Medd, W. & Anderson, B., Jan 2014, In : International Journal of Social Research Methodology. 17, 1, p. 27-43 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. Published

    Distributed demand and the sociology of water efficiency

    Browne, A. L., Medd, W., Pullinger, M., Anderson, B. & Adeyeye, K. (ed.), 2014, Water efficiency in the built environment: A review of practice and theory. UK: John Wiley & Sons Ltd, p. 74-84

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  43. 2013
  44. Published

    Domain-based perceptions of risk: A case study of lay and technical community attitudes toward managed aquifer recharge

    Leviston, Z., Browne, A. L. & Greenhill, M., Jun 2013, In : Journal of Applied Social Psychology. 43, 6, p. 1159-1176 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. Published

    Developing novel approaches to tracking domestic water demand under uncertainty – A reflection on the “up scaling” of social science approaches in the United Kingdom

    Browne, A. L., Medd, W. & Anderson, B., 2013, In : Water Resources Management. 27, 4, p. 1013-1035 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Introduction to the Special Issue on "Adaptation and Resilience of Water Systems to an Uncertain Changing Climate"

    Dessai, S., Browne, A. & Harou, J. J., 2013, In : Water Resources Management. 27, 4, p. 943-948 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  47. Published

    New directions in understanding household water demand: A practices perspective

    Pullinger, M., Anderson, B., Browne, A. L. & Medd, W., 2013, In : Journal of Water Supply: Research and Technology - AQUA. 62, 8, p. 496-506 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. Published

    Patterns of Water: Resource Pack

    Browne, A. L., Pullinger, M., Anderson, B. & Medd, W., 2013, Lancaster, United Kingdom: University of Lancaster.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  49. Published

    Patterns of Water: The water related practices of households in southern England, and their influence on water consumption and demand management

    Browne, A. L., Pullinger, M., Anderson, B. & Medd, W., 2013, Lancaster, United Kingdom: University of Lancaster.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  50. Published

    The performance of practice: An alternative approach to attitudinal and behavioural 'customer segmentation' for the UK Water industry.

    Browne, A. L., Pullinger, M., Anderson, B. & Medd, W., 2013, Manchester, 24 p. (SPRG Working Paper; no. 5).

    Research output: Working paper

  51. 2012
  52. Published

    Irrigation of the nation: How people use water, especially in their gardens, could affect future water and drought management

    Browne, A. L., Medd, W., Pullinger, M. & Anderson, B., 2012, Britain in 2013: The nation in focus.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  53. 2011
  54. Published

    Chasing our tails: Psychological, institutional and societal paradox in natural resource management, sustainability and climate change in Australia.

    Browne, A. & Bishop, A. L. B. B. J., 2011, In : American Journal of Community Psychology. 47, 3-4, p. 354-361

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  55. Published

    Eight principles of adaptation planning

    Browne, A., O'Neill, S., Adler, C., Barnett, J., Bainbridge, M., Bowen, K., Boydell, E., Barber, M., Farbotoko, C., Wood, K. & Woodward, E., 2011, Australia: National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility . 1 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  56. Published

    NCCARF Adaptation College Submission to the Australian Productivity Commission Climate Change Adaptation Consultation

    Adler, C., Barnett, J., Bainbridge, M., Bowen, K., Boydell, E., Browne, A., Barber, M., Farbotku, C., MacLean, K., O'Neill, S., Sullivan, A., Wood, K. & Woodward, E., 2011, Australia: National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility . 6 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  57. Published

    Social licences to operate: For better not for worse; for richer not for poorer? the impacts of unplanned mining closure for "fence line" residential communities

    Browne, A. L., Stehlik, D. & Buckley, A., 2011, In : Local Environment. 16, 7, p. 707-725 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  58. 2010
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  60. Published

    Browne on Mullin. Governing the tap: Special district governance and the new local politics of water. [Book Review].

    Browne, A. L., 2010, In : Environment and Planning C. 28, 5, p. 943-950

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  61. 2009
  62. Published

    Public policy, participation and the third position: The implication of engaging communities on their own terms

    Bishop, B. J., Vicary, D. A., Browne, A. L. & Guard, N., Mar 2009, In : American Journal of Community Psychology. 43, 1-2, p. 111-121 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  63. Published

    A Rapid Rural Appraisal of the closure of the Ravensthorpe Nickel Operation: A focus on the social, environmental and economic impacts for Ravensthorpe, Hopetoun and Jerdacuttup, Western Australia.

    Browne, A., Buckley, A. L. B. A. & Stehlik, D., 2009, Western Australia: Curtin University, Research Centre for Stronger Communities.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  64. Published

    The mega-projects paradox and the politics of risk, hope and mistrust: Capturing localised impacts of the boom/bust cycles of Australian mining.

    Browne, A. & Buckley, A. L. B. D. S. A., 2009, Western Australia: Curtin University, Research Centre for Stronger Communities. (Sustaining Gondwana Working Paper Series)

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  65. 2008
  66. Published

    Community perceptions of risk, trust and fairness in relation to the indirect potable use of Purified Recycled Water in South East Queensland: A scoping report

    Browne, A., Leviston, K. A. J. C. P. A. L. B. Z., Bishop, B. J. & Nancarrow, B. E., 2008, Western Australia: Urban Water Security Research Alliance.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  67. Published

    Structuring dimensions of risk: Technical and community perceptions of risk in the reuse of wastewater for irrigation and indirect potable supply.

    Bekele, E. B., Toze, S., Higginson, S., Patterson, B., Blair, P., Heitz, A., Browne, A., Leviston, Z., Po, M., Porter, B. N. N., McGuinness, N., Rodriguez, C. & Devine, B., 2008, Western Australia: C S I R O Publishing.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  68. Published

    Technical and community perspectives of risks associated with Purified Recycled Water in South East Queensland: A Q-Study

    Browne, A. & Nancarrow, A. L. B. Z. L. M. J. G. B. E., 2008, Australia: C S I R O Publishing. (Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report)

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  69. 2007
  70. Published

    Determining requirements for managed aquifer recharge in Western Australia: progress report.

    Browne, A. L., Bekele, E. B., Toze, S., Higginson, S., Patterson, B., Blair, P., Heitz, A., Leviston, Z., Po, M., Porter, B. N. N., McGuinness, N., Rodriguez, C. & Devine, B., 2007, Canberra, Australia: C S I R O Publishing.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  71. Published

    Natural resource management methodology : lessons for complex community settings.

    Bishop, B. J. & L Browne, A., 2007, In : The Australian Community Psychologist. 19, 1, p. 124-136

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  72. Published

    Sustainable Water Use at the Household Level: A Scoping Report

    Browne, A., Tucker, D., Johnstone, C. S. & Leviston, Z., 2007, Canberra, Australia: C S I R O Publishing.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  73. 2004
  74. Published

    Redefining Natural Resource Management as a human activity and a natural place for community psychologists.

    Browne, A., L Browne, A., Bellamy, J. & Dzidic, P., 2004, In : Network (The Australian Journal of Community Psychology). 16, p. 8-19

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  75. 2003
  76. Published

    A summary report on a survey of local community perspectives on the OBP [Prepared for the Ord Bonaparte Program, Land and Water Australia]

    Browne, B. B. A., 2003, Western Australia: Curtin University, Department of Psychology .

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  77. Published
  78. Published

    The Denmark Report: Planning strategies for the next decade

    Bishop, B. J., D'Rozario, P. & Browne, A., 2003, Western Australia: University of Western Australia, Institute of Regional Development.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report