Michael Jones

Professor Emeritus Department of Geography
+47 73591918
Dragvoll, Edvard Bulls veg 1, Bygg 7 * 7588

Background and activities

Michael Jones is from 2015 Professor Emeritus. He continues to undertake research in historical geography, landscape studies, history of cartography, and autobiography as an approach to the history of geography. He is a founder member of the Department of Geography,  which began in 1975.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications

Books

  • Brun, Cathrine; Blaikie, Piers; Jones, Michael. (2014) Alternative Development: Unravelling Marginalization, Voicing Change. Ashgate. 2014. ISBN 978-1-4724-0934-8.
  • Aase, Asbjørn; Jones, Michael. (2012) Et liv med geografi. Institutthistorie og selvbiografi - et faglig livsløp knyttet til utviklingen av Geografisk institutt i Trondheim. Tapir Akademisk Forlag. 2012. ISBN 978-82-519-2866-3.
  • Horgen, Jan Erik; Jones, Michael; Olsen, Venke Åsheim. (2011) Studenten som kom før faget: Etnolog Rigmor Frimannslund (1911-2006) - et minneskrift. Novus Forlag. 2011. ISBN 978-82-7099-609-4. Instituttet for sammenlignende kulturforskning. Serie B, Skrifter (135).
  • Jones, Michael; Stenseke, Marie. (2011) The European Landscape Convention: Challenges of participation. Springer. 2011. ISBN 978-90-481-9931-0. Landscape Series (13).
  • Jones, Michael; Olwig, Kenneth R.. (2008) Nordic Landscapes. Region and Belonging on the Northern Edge of Europe. University of Minnesota Press. 2008. ISBN 978-08166-3914-4.
  • Jones, Michael. (2005) Multiculturalism in the north. Selected papers by Venke Åsheim Olsen. Tapir Akademisk Forlag. 2005. ISBN 82-519-2051-5.
  • Jones, Michael; Peil, Tiina. (2005) Landscape, Law and Justice. Novus Forlag. 2005. ISBN 82-7099-413-8.
  • Jones, Michael; Schanche, Audhild. (2004) Landscape, Law and Customary Rights. 2004. Diedut / Sámi instituhtta (3/2004).
  • Dale, Britt Engan; Jones, Michael; Martinussen, Willy. (1985) Metode på tvers. Samfunnsvitenskapelige forskningsstrategier som kombinerer metoder og analysenivåer. Tapir Akademisk Forlag. 1985. ISBN 8251906733.

Part of book/report

  • Jones, Michael. (2016) Landscape democracy and participation in a European perspective. Mainstreaming Landscape Through The European Landscape Convention.
  • Jones, Michael. (2014) Researching alternative development: An autobiographical discussion with Ragnhild Lund. Alternative Development: Unravelling Marginalization, Voicing Change.
  • Jones, Michael. (2013) Notions of 'udal law' in Orkney and Shetland: From medieval Norse law to contested vestiges of customary rights within Scots law. Legislation and State Formation. Norway and its neighbours in the Middle Ages.
  • Jones, Michael. (2012) Om faghistorie og selvbiografi. Et liv med geografi. Institutthistorie og selvbiografi - et faglig livsløp knyttet til utviklingen av Geografisk institutt i Trondheim.
  • Jones, Michael. (2012) Udal Law. Scottish Life and Society: A Compendium of Scottish Ethnology, volume 13: The Law.
  • Jones, Michael. (2011) Annotert bibliografi over Rigmor Frimannslunds arbeider og artikler om henne. Studenten som kom før faget: Etnolog Rigmor Frimannslund (1911-2006) - et minneskrift.
  • Jones, Michael. (2011) Contested rights, contested histories: Landscape and legal rights in Orkney and Shetland. The Right to Landscape: Contesting Landscape and Human Rights.
  • Jones, Michael. (2011) Om Agatunet - og om jordfellessap og jordskifte: Et forskningshistorisk innblikk. Studenten som kom før faget: Etnolog Rigmor Frimannslund (1911-2006) - et minneskrift.
  • Jones, Michael. (2010) Constructing a Norwegian national-religious landscape: Stiklestad and the cult of St Olav. Proceedings of the 14th International Conference of Historical Geographers, Kyoto 2009.
  • Jones, Michael. (2010) The heritage of landscape - driving force or counterforce?. Eighth Council of Europe Workshops for the Implementation of the European Landscape Convention: Landscape and driving forces, Malmö, Sweden, 8-9 October 2009.
  • Jones, Michael. (2008) Analysing landscape values expressed in planning conflicts over change in the landscape. Re-Marc-able Landscapes - Marc-ante Landschappen: Liber Amoricum Marc Antrop.
  • Jones, Michael. (2008) The "Two Landscapes" of North Norway and the "Cultural Landscape" of the South. Nordic Landscapes. Region and Belonging on the Northern Edge of Europe.
  • Jones, Michael. (2008) Tycho Brahe (Tyge Ottesen Brahe) 1546-1601. Geographers: Biobibliographical Studies Volume 27.
  • Jones, Michael; Hansen, Jens Christian. (2008) The Nordic Countries: A Geographical Overview. Nordic Landscapes. Region and Belonging on the Northern Edge of Europe.
  • Jones, Michael; Rønningen, Katrina. (2007) Jordskifte og kulturlandskap. Areal og eiendomsrett.
  • Jones, Michael. (2007) Landscape, law and justice: concepts and issues - a preliminary overview. European Landscapes and Lifestyles- The Mediterranean and Beyond.
  • Jones, Michael. (2007) Seasonality and Landscape in Northern Europe: An Introductory Exploration. Seasonal Landscapes.
  • Jones, Michael. (2006) Stiklestad i kulturlandskapsperspektiv. Stiklestad og andre minnesteder.
  • Jones, Michael. (2005) Human geographical landscapes: J.G. Granö's approach to landscape as scientist and artist. Rajanylityksiä. Boundary crossings. Temporal dialogues in Finnish landscape photography. Ajan ja paikan vuoropuhelu suomalaisessa maisemavalokuvauksessa.
  • Jones, Michael. (2005) Law and landscape - some historical-geographical studies from Northern Europe. Landscape, Law and Justice. Proceedings of a conference organised by the Centre for Advanced Study at the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.
  • Jones, Michael. (2004) "Hva er geografi uten grenser?" Om geografi og rettsgeografi. Det Levende Landskapet.
  • Jones, Michael. (2004) Røros Industrial Landscape as a World Heirtage Site. Cultural Landscape as a Heritage Site.
  • Jones, Michael. (2004) Tycho Brahe, cartography and landscape in 16th century Scandinavia. European Rural Landscapes: Persistence and Change in a Globalising Environment.
  • Jones, Michael R. Handley. (2003) Human geographical landscapes: J.G. Granö's approach to landscape as scientist and artist. Origin of Landscape Science. J.G. Granö and a New Pure Geography for a New State. A Collection of Papers Edited by Olavi Granö. Origin of Landscape Science. J.G. Granö and a New Pure Geography for a New State. A Collection of Papers Edited by Olavi Granö.
  • Jones, Michael R. Handley. (2003) The concept of culturallandscape: discourse and narratives. Landsdcape Interfaces: Cultural Heritage in Changing Landscapes.