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.
  • 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; 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

  • Andresen, Silje Aurora; Henriksen, Ida Marie; Jakobsen, Thomas Sætre; Jones, Michael; Røkkum, Nina Helen Aas. (2019) Medvirkning, makt og avmakt i universitetsdemokratiet. Universitetskamp.
  • Jones, Michael. (2019) Kan forskningskvalitet måles kvantitativt?. Universitetskamp.
  • Clout, Hugh; Jones, Michael. (2018) William Richard Mead (1915-2014). Geographers: Biobibliographical Studies Volume 36.
  • Jones, Michael. (2018) Aims, scope and practice of the European Landscape Convention. Novel Methods and Results of Landscape Research in Europe, Central Asia and Siberia. Monograph in 5 Volumes. Vol. 1: Landscapes in the 21th Century: Status Analyses, Basic Processes and Research Concepts.
  • Jones, Michael. (2018) Landscape democracy: more than public participation?. Defining Landscape Democracy A Path to Spatial Justice.
  • Jones, Michael; Olsen, Venke Åsheim. (2017) The contribution of Kristian Nissen (1879-1968) to knowledge of cultural and geographical margins in the north. Geography from the Margins.
  • Jones, Michael. (2016) Landscape democracy and participation in a European perspective. Mainstreaming Landscape Through The European Landscape Convention.
  • 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) 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) 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) Tycho Brahe (Tyge Ottesen Brahe) 1546-1601. Geographers: Biobibliographical Studies Volume 27.
  • Jones, Michael; Rønningen, Katrina. (2007) Jordskifte og kulturlandskap. Areal og eiendomsrett.
  • 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. (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) The concept of culturallandscape: discourse and narratives. Landsdcape Interfaces: Cultural Heritage in Changing Landscapes.