Agroecology in Action
revised 07-30-00


Miguel A Altieri

1. Altieri, M. A., A. v. Schoonhoven and J. D. Doll. 1977. The ecological role of weeds in insect pest management systems: A review illustrated with bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) cropping systems. PANS 23(2): 195-205.

2. Altieri, M. A. and J. D. Doll. 1978. Some limitations of weed biocontrol in tropical crop ecosystems in Colombia. In:
Proceedings of the IV International Symposium on Biological Control of Weeds. T. E. Freeman (Ed.), Gainesville, Florida pp. 74-81.

3.Altieri, M. A. and J. D. Doll. 1978. The potential of allelopathy as a tool for weed management in crop fields. PANS 24(4): 495-502.

4.Altieri, M. A., C. A. Francis, A. v. Schoonhoven and J. D. Doll. 1978. A review of insect prevalence in maize (Zea mays L.) and bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) polycultural systems. Field Crops Research I. 33-49.

5.Altieri, M. A. and W. H. Whitcomb. 1979. The potential use of weeds in the manipulation of beneficial insects. HortScience 14(1): 12-18.

6.Altieri, M. A. and W. H. Whitcomb. 1979. Manipulation of insect populations through seasonal disturbance of weed communities. Protection Ecology 1: 185-202.

7.Altieri, M. A. and W. H. Whitcomb. 1979. Predaceous arthropods associated with Mexican tea (Chenopodium ambrosioides L.) in north Florida. Florida Entomologist 62(3): 175-182.

8.Altieri, M. A. and W. H. Whitcomb. 1979. Predaceous and herbivorous arthropods associated with camphorweed (Heterotheca subaxillaris Lamb.) in north Florida. Journal of the Georgia Entomological Society 15: 290-299.

9.Altieri, M. A. 1980. Diversification of corn agroecosystems as a means of regulating fall armyworm populations. The Florida Entomologist 63: 18- 24.

10.Altieri, M. A. 1980. The need for an agroecological approach to pest management. Environmental Management 4: 467-468.

11.Altieri, M. A. and W. H. Whitcomb. 1980. Weed manipulation for insect management in corn. Environmental Management 4: 483-89.

12.Altieri, M. A. 1981. Crop-weed-insect interactions and the design of pest stable cropping systems. In: Pests, Pathogens and Vegetation. J. M. Thresh, Ed. Pitman Publishing Co., London.

13.Altieri, M. A. 1981. Effect of time of disturbance on the dynamics of weed communities in north Florida. Geobios 8: 145-151.

14.Altieri, M. A. 1981. Mixed farming systems. Environment 23: 35-37.

15.Altieri, M. A. 1981. Weeds may augment biological control of insects. California Agriculture 35: 5-6, 22-24.

16.Altieri, M. A., W. J. Lewis, D. A. Nordlund, R. C. Gueldner and J. W. Todd. 1981. Chemical interactions between plants and Trichogramma wasps in Georgia soybean fields. Protection Ecology 3: 259-263.

17.Altieri, M. A. and J. W. Todd. 1981. Some influences of vegetational diversity on insect communities of Georgia soybean fields. Protection Ecology, Vol. 3(4): 333-338.

18.Altieri, M. A., J. W. Todd, E. W. Hauser, M. Patterson, G. A. Buchanan and R. H. Walker. 1981. Some effects of weed management and row spacing on insect abundance in soybean fields. Protection Ecology, Vol. 3(4): 339- 343.

19.Altieri, M. A. 1982. Ecology and management of weed populations. Student Manual for University of California, Berkeley course, PMl4l, "Weed Ecology and Management." Published by Eugene Memmler. 18 p.

20.Altieri, M. A. 1982. Crop diversification: a key to biological pest control. NCAP News 3(2): 14-16.

21.Altieri, M. A. 1982. Vegetational designs for insect-habitat management. Environ. Mgmnt. 7(1): 3-7.

22.Altieri, M. A. and D. K. Letourneau. 1982. Vegetation management and biological control in agroecosystems. Crop Protection 1: 405-430.

23.Altieri, M. A., J. Hamai, A. Hajek, K. Sheehan. 1982. Biological control of insect pests. Part I. Amer. Hort. 61(2): 28-35.

24.Altieri, M. A., J. Hamai, A. Hajek and K. Sheehan. 1982. Biological control of insect pests. Part II. Amer. Hort. 61(4): 28-36.

25.Altieri, M. A., P. B. Martin and W. J. Lewis. 1982. A quest for ecologically based pest management systems. Environ. Mgmt. 7(1): 91-100.

26.Altieri, M. A., S. Annamalai, K. P. Katiyar and R. A. Flath. 1982. Effects of plant extracts on the rates of parasitization of Anagasta kuehniella eggs by Trichogramma pretiosum under greenhouse conditions. Entomophaga 27(4): 431-438.

27.Altieri, M. A., K. S. Hagen, J. Trujillo and L. E. Caltagirone. 1982. Biological control of Limax maximus and Helix aspersa by indigenous predators in a daisy field in central coastal California. Oecologia Applicata 3(4): 387-390.

28.Gliessman, S. R., M. A. Altieri. 1982. Polyculture cropping has advantages. Calif. Agric. 36(7): 14-16.

29.Altieri, M. A., D. K. Letourneau and J. R. Davis. 1983. Developing sustainable agroecosystems. BioScience 33(1): 45-49.

30.Altieri, M. A. 1983. Agroecology, the Scientific Basis of Alternative Agriculture. Div. of Biol. Control, U.C. Berkeley, Cleo's Duplication Services. 173 pp. (out of print).

31.Altieri, M. A. 1983. The question of small farm development: Who teaches whom? Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 9: 401-405.

32.Altieri, M. A. and S. R. Gliessman. 1983. Effects of plant diversity on the density and herbivory of the flea beetle Phyllotreta cruciferae in California collard cropping systems. Crop Protection 2(4): 497-501.

33.Altieri, M. A., J. Davis and K. Burroughs. 1983. Some agroecological and socioeconomic features of organic farming in California: a preliminary study. Biological Agriculture and Horticulture 1: 97-101.

34.Flath, R., M. A. Altieri, and R. Mon. 1983. Volatile constituents of Amaranthus retroflexus L. J. Agricultural and Food Chemistry 32: 92-94.

35.Letourneau, D. K. and M. A. Altieri. l983. Abundance patterns of a predator, Orius tristicolor (Hemiptera: Anthocoridae), and its prey, Frankliniella occidentalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae): Habitat attraction in polycultures versus monocultures. Environ. Entomol. l2 (5): l464-l469.

36.Risch, S., D. Andow and M. A. Altieri. 1983. Agroecosystem diversity and pest control: data, tentative conclusions, and new research directions. Environ. Entomol. 12: 625-629.

37.Altieri, M.A. 1984. Designing sustainable agroecosystems: Lessons from traditional peasants. Proc. Right to Food Conf., An Intern. Conf. on Freedom from Hunger. Concordia University, Montreal, Canada (May 25-31, 1984).

38.Altieri, M. A. 1984. Developing pest management strategies for small farmers based on traditional knowledge. Proc. Vol. XX Annual Meeting Caribbean Food Crops Society, St. Croix, Virgin Islands, pp. 47-50.

39.Altieri, M. A. l984. Diversification of agricultural landscapes: A vital element for pest control in sustainable agriculture. Proc. Conference on Sustainable Agriculture and Integrated Farming Systems. T. Edens, Editor. Michigan State University, East

40.Altieri, M.A. 1984. Lessons from traditional farmers. Mendocino Country Magazine, pp. 16-17.

41.Altieri, M. A. 1984. Patterns of insect diversity in monocultures and polycultures of brussels sprouts. Prot. Ecol. 6: 227-232.

42.Altieri, M. A. 1984. Pest management technologies for peasants: A farming systems approach. Crop Protection 3(1): 87-94.

43.Altieri, M. A. 1984. The ecological role of weeds in agroecosystems with special emphasis on crop-weed-insect interactions. Proc. EWRS 3rd Symp. on Weed Problems in the Mediterranean Area, pp. 359-364.

44.Altieri, M.A. 1984. The ecology of insect pest control in organic farming systems: Toward a general theory. Proc. 5th IFOAM International Conf., "The Importance of Biological Agriculture in a World of Diminishing Resources." University of Kassel,
West Germany (Aug. 27-30, l984).

45.Altieri, M.A. 1984. Towards a grassroots approach to rural development in the Third World. Agriculture and Human Values 1: 45-48.

46.Altieri, M. A. and J. Farrell. 1984. Traditional farming systems of south central Chile with special emphasis on agroforestry. Agroforestry Systems 2: 3-18.

47.Altieri, M. A. and D. K. Letourneau. 1984. Vegetation diversity and pest outbreaks. Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences 2: 131-169.

48.Altieri M.A. and L. L. Schmidt. 1984. Abundance patterns and foraging activity of ant communities in abandoned, organic and commercial apple orchards in northern California. Agric. Ecosystm. and Environ. 11: 341- 352.

49.Altieri, M. A., D. K. Letourneau and J. R. Davis. 1984. The requirements of sustainable agroecosystems. In: Agricultural Sustainability in a Changing World, pp. 175-189. G. K. Douglass, Editor. Westview Press, Colorado.

50.Altieri, M. A., M. Lippman, L. Schmidt and I. Kubo. 1984. Antifeedant effects of nomilin on Spodoptera frugiperda and Trichoplusia ni under laboratory conditions. Prot. Ecol. 6: 91-94.

51.Matteson, P. C., M. A. Altieri and W. C. Gagne. 1984. Modification of small farmer practices for better pest management. Ann. Rev. Entomol. 29: 383-402.

52.Altieri, M. A. 1985. Agricultural development in Mexico: Key questions and perspectives for Latin America. Proc. Seminar on Mexican Agricultural Development. U. C. Berkeley, Sept. 5-6, 1985.

53.Altieri, M. A. 1985. Biotechnology and agroecology: Perspectives for ecological engineering and technological management of agroecosystems. Proc. Planning Workshop on Biotechnology and Food Systems in Latin America. Univ. of California, San
Diego. Nov. 18-19, 1985.

54.Altieri, M.A. 1985. Developing pest management strategies for small farmers based on traditional knowledge. Bull. Institute Develop. Anthropology 3(l): 13-17.

55.Altieri, M. A. and L. L. Schmidt. 1985. Cover crop manipulation in northern California apple orchards and vineyards: Effects on arthropod communities. Biol. Agric. and Hortic. 3: 1-24.

56.Altieri, M. A., R. C. Wilson and L. L. Schmidt. l985. The effects of living mulches and weed cover on the dynamics of foliage and soil arthropod communities in three crop systems. Crop Protection 4 (2): 201- 213.

57.Altieri, M. A. and D. Nestel (eds.). l985. Mexican agricultural development, past, present and future. Proc. of a conference sponsored by the Program in Mexican Studies, UC Berkeley. (in Spanish).

58.Altieri, M. A. 1986. Agroecologia: bases cientifias de la agricultura alternativa. Centro de Estudios en Tecnologias Apropiadas para Americana Latina (CETAL) Valparaiso, Chile. (Spanish edition of Agroecology book).

59.Altieri, M. A. 1986. Ecological diversity and the sustainability of California agroecosystems. Proc. Symposium on the sustainability of California Agriculture. University of California. Jan. 30-31, 1986, Sacramento, CA, pp. 103-119.

60.Altieri, M. A. 1986. The grassroots approach to rural development in Latin America. Alternatives 13(4): 22-27.

61.Altieri, M. A. 1986. L'Agroecologie: bases scientifiques d'une agriculture alternative. Editions Debard, Paris (French edition of Agroecology book).

62.Altieri, M. A. and M. K. Anderson. 1986. An ecological basis for the development of alternative agricultural systems for small farmers in the Third World. American Journal of Alternative Agriculture 1: 30-38.

63.Altieri, M. A. and M. Liebman. 1986. Insect, Weed and Plant Disease Management in Multiple Cropping Systems, pp. 183-218. In: Multiple Cropping Systems. C. A. Francis, Editor. MacMillan Publ. Co., N. Y. 383 p.

64.Altieri, M. A. and L. L. Schmidt. 1986. Cover crops affect insect and spider populations in apple orchards. Calif. Agric. 40: 15-17.

65.Altieri, M. A. and L. L. Schmidt. 1986. Population trends, distribution patterns and feeding preferences of flea beetles (Phyllotreta cruciferae Goeze) in collard-wild mustard mixtures: underlying mechanisms. Crop Protection 5(3): 170-175.

66.Altieri, M. A. and L. L. Schmidt. 1986. The dynamics of colonizing arthropod communities at the interface of abandoned, organic and commercial apple orchards and adjacent woodland habitats. Agric. Ecosyst. and Environ. 16: 29-43.

67.Altieri, M. A. 1986. Agroecology as an integrating discipline for the study of Mexican agriculture. In: Proc. Conference on Mexican Agriculture: Ancient and Modern Contributions in Biotechnology. Univ. California, Riverside. K. Truman (ed.).

68.Altieri, M. A. 1986. Bases ecologicas para el desarrollo de sistemas agricolas alternativos para campesinos de Latinoamerica. Ambiente y Dessarrollo 11(3): 29-46.

69.Altieri, M. A. 1987. Biotechnology and sustainable agriculture. American Journal of Alternative Agriculture l: 46 (editorial)

70.Altieri, M. A. 1987. The significance of diversity in the maintenance of the sustainability of traditional agroecosystems. ILEIA 3(2): 3-7.

71.Altieri, M. A. and L. C. Merrick. 1987. In situ conservation of crop genetic resources through maintenance of traditional farming systems. Economic Botany 4(1): 86-96.

72.Altieri, M. A., M. K. Anderson and L. C. Merrick. 1987. Peasant agriculture and the conservation of crop and wild plant resources. Conservation Biology 1(1): 49-58.

73.Altieri, M. A., F. J. Trujillo and J. Farrell. 1987. Plant-insect interactions and soil fertility relations in agroforestry systems: Implications for the design of sustainable agroecosystems. In: Agroforestry: realities, potentials and possibilities. H. L. Gholz,
editor. Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, Dordrecht.

74.Altieri, M. A. and F. J. Trujillo. 1987. The agroecology of corn production in Tlaxcala, Mexico. Human Ecology 15(2): 189-220.

75.Altieri, M. A. and L. L. Schmidt. 1987. Mixing cultivars of broccoli reduces cabbage aphid populations. Cal. Agric. 41(11/12): 24-26.

76.Altieri, M. A. and M. Sands. 1987. Self-reliance and the small organic farm in Chile. In: Experiences in Success. Rodale International.

77.Altieri, M. A. 1987. Agricultura alternativa nos E.U.A. avancos e perspectivas. In: Agricultura Alternativa. Anais do Seminario de Pesquisa. 10 a 12 de Dezembro de 1984, Londrina, Brasil. p. 117-151. Fundacao Inst. Agron. do Parana, IAPAR, Brasil.

78.Nordlund, D. A., W. J. Lewis and M. A. Altieri. 1988. Influences of plant produced allelochemicals on the host and prey selection behavior of entomophagous insects. In: Novel aspects of insect-plant interactions. P. Barbosa and D. Letourneau. Editor. J. Wiley and Sons. New York.

79.Altieri, M. A. 1988. Beyond agroecology: making sustainable agriculture part of a political agenda. Amer. J. Alt. Ag. 3(4):142-143.

80.Altieri, M. A. 1988. The dynamics of insect populations in crop systems subject to weed interference. In: Plant Stress-Insect Interactions. E. A. Heinrichs, Editor. Wiley, New York.

81.Rodriguez, J. A., M. A. Altieri, S. Siques and C. Barrera. 1988. Agroecological typification of traditional farming systems in central Chile. Proc. 6th IFOAM International Scientific Conference, Univ. California, Santa Cruz. P. Allen (ed.)

82.Altieri, M. A. 1988. The impact, uses and ecological role of weeds in agroecosystems. In: Weed Management in Agroecosystems: Ecological Approaches. M. A. Altieri and M. Z. Liebman (eds.). CRC Press, Boca Raton, Fl.

83.Altieri, M. A. and M. Z. Liebman. 1988. Weed management: Ecological guidelines. In: Weed Management in Agroecosystems: Ecological Approaches. M. A. Altieri and M. Z. Liebman (eds.). CRC Press, Boca Raton, Fl.

84.Altieri, M. A. and L. C. Merrick. 1988. Agroecology and in-situ conservation of native crop diversity in the Third World. In: Biodiversity. E. Wilson and F. Peter (eds.). National Academy of Sciences, Washington.

85.Gold, C. S., M. A. Altieri and A. C. Bellotti. 1988. Relative oviposition rates of the cassava hornworm, Erinnyis ello (Lep.: Sphingidae), and accompanying parasitism by Telenomus sphingis (Hym.: Scelionidae) in upper and lower leaf surfaces of
cassava. Entomophaga 34(1): 73-76.

86.Altieri, M.A. 1988. La agroecologia y la conservacion de la diversidad genetica nativa a los agroecosistemas de America Latino. Presented "Conservacion de Recursos Geneticos de Cultivos en America Latina". 25-30 Septiembre, 1988. Santiago,

87.Altieri, M.A. 1989. Sustainable agriculture: overview. Environment 31(3):2-3.

88.Altieri, M. A. 1989. Agroecology: a new research and development paradigm for world agriculture. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 27: 37-46.

89.Altieri, M. A. 1989. Desarrollo de agroecosistemas autosustentados para pequenos agricultores en America Latina: algunas implicaciones para el manejo integrado de plagas. Trabajo presentado en el XVI Congreso de la Sociedad Colombiano de
Entomologia (SOCOLEN) Julio 25-28 de 1989. Medellin, Colombia.

90.Altieri, M. A. and A. Yurjevic. 1989. The Latin American Consortium on Agroecology and Development: a new institutional arrangement to foster sustainable agriculture among resource-poor farmers. Bull. of the Institute of Development
Anthropology. 7: 17-19.

91.Altieri, M. A., D. L. Glaser, and L. L. Schmidt. 1989. Diversification of agroecosystems for insect pest regulation: Experiments with collards. In: Agroecology: researching the ecological basis for sustainable agriculture. Springer Verlag,
Ecological Studies 78, pp. 70-82.

92.Altieri, M. A., J. Trujillo, L. Campos S., C. Klein-Koch, C. S. Gold and J. R. Quezada. 1989. El Control biologico clasico en america Latina en su contexto historico. Manejo Integrado de Plagas. 12:82-107. Costa Rica.

93.Gold, C. S., M. A. Altieri and A. C. Bellotti. 1989. The effects of intercropping and pest incidence: a review illustrated with a case study from Colombia. Trop. Pest Mgmt. 35(4): 339-344.

94.Gold, C. W., M. A. Altieri and A. C. Bellotti. 1989. Effects of cassava varietal mixtures on the whiteflies Aleurotrachelus socialis and Trialeurodes variabilis in Colombia. Entomol. Exp. Appl. 53: 195-202.

95.Gold, C. S., M. A. Altieri and A. C. Bellotti. 1989. The effects of intercropping and mixed varieties of predators and parasitoids of cassava whitefly (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in Colombia. Bull. Ent. Res. 79: 115-121.

96.Gold, C. S., M. A. Altieri and A. C. Bellotti. 1989. Effects of intercrop competition and differential herbivore numbers on cassava growth and yields. Agri., Ecosyst. and Envir. 26: 131-146.

97.Altieri, M. A. 1990. Agroecology and rural development in Latin America. In: Agroecology and small farm development. pp. 113-118. CRC Press, Florida (M. A. Altieri, S. B. Hecht, eds.).

98.Altieri, M. A. 1990. Bibliografia basica sobre agroecologia y desarrollo rural CLADES (Consorcio Latino Americano de Agroecologia y Desarrollo). Santiago, Chile.

99.Altieri, M. A. 1990. Cuan comun es nuestro futuro comun? Revista Medio Ambiente 43: 29-33. Lima, Peru.

100.Altieri, M.A. 1990. How common is our common future? Conservation Biology 4(1): 102-103.

101.Altieri, M. A. 1990. Rethinking crop genetic resource conservation: A view from the South. Conservation Biology (3): 77-79.

102.Altieri, M. A. 1990. Stabilizing hillside farming systems in the Sierra of the Dominican Republic. Proc. Int. Symp. On Research Needs and Applications to Reduce Erosion and Sedimentation in Tropical Steplands. Int. Assoc. for Hydrological
Sciences, Washington, D.C. Proc. Fiji Symp. IAHS-AISH Pub. No. 192, pp. 355-363.

103.Altieri, M.A. 1990. The agroecological foundations of alternative agriculture in California. The 1990 Australian Organic Agriculture Conference. Univ. Adelaide, Adelaide, S. Australia, 23-30 Sept 1990. Vol. 1. Keynote Papers.

104.Altieri, M. A. 1990. The agroecology of temperate cereal fields: entomological implications. In: L. G. Firbank, N. Carter, J.F Darbyshire, and G.R. Potts, eds. The Ecology of Temperate Cereal Fields. Blackwell Scientific Pubs. Oxford.

105.Altieri, M. A. 1991. The ecology and management of insect pests in traditional agroecosystems. In: Ethnobiology: Implications and Applications. Proceedings of the First International Congress of Ethnobiology (Belem, 1988), pp. 131-143.
Brazil (W. L. Overol, ed.).

106.Altieri, M. A. 1990. When is agriculture sustainable? How is it made sustainable by and for whom? Presented "Sustainable agriculture: balancing social, environmental and economic concerns". UC Santa Cruz, June 28-30, 1990.

107.Altieri, M. A. 1990. Why study traditional agriculture? In: The Ecology of Agricultural Systems. R. Carroll, J. H. Van der Meer and P. M. Rossett (eds.). MacGraw Hill Publ., NY. pp. 551-564.

108.Altieri, M. A. and A. Yurjevic. 1990. Agroecology and rural development in Latin America. A slide set with script: Consorcio Latino Americano de Agroecologia y Desarollo (CLADES), Santiago, Chile. English version.

109.Altieri, M. A. and A. Yurjevic. 1990. Agroecologia y desarrollo rural en America Latina Slide Script CLADES (Consorcio Latino Americano de agroecologia y desarrollo. Santiago, Chile. Spanish version.

110.Altieri, M. A. and A. Yurjevic. 1990. CLADES contribution to sustainable rural development in Latin America. In: G. Borrini (ed.) Lessons learned in community based environmental management. Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Rome.

111.Altieri, M. A. and A. Yurjevic. 1990. The Latin American Consortium on Agroecology and Development: Fostering rural development based on indigenous knowledge. In: Indigenous Knowledge Systems: the cultural dimension of development (D. M. Warren, ed.), Kegan Paul Int. Pub.

112.Gold, C. S., M. A. Altieri and A. G. Bellotti. 1990. Response of the cassava whitefly, Trialeurodes variabilis (Quaintance) (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae) to host plant size: implications for cropping system management. Acta Ecologia. 11(1): 35-41.

113.Kloen, H. and M. A. Altieri. 1990. Effect of mustard (Brassica hirta) as a non-crop plant on competition and insect pests in broccoli (Brassica oleraceae). Crop Protection 9: 90-96.

114.Titayavan, M. and M. A. Altieri. 1990. Synonome-mediated interations between the parasitoid Diaeretiella rapae and Brevicoryne brassicae under field conditions. Entomophaga 35(3): 75-83.

115.Trujillo-Arriaga, J. and M. A. Altieri. 1990. A comparison of aphidophagous arthropods on maize polycultures and monocultures, in Central Mexico. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 31: 337-349.

116.Gold, C. S., M. A. Altieri and A. C. Bellotti. 1990. Direct and residual effects of short-duration intercrops on the cassava whiteflies Aleurotrachelus socialis and Trialeurodes variabilis (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae) in Colombia. Agric. Ecosyst. and
Environ. 32: 57-67.

117.Altieri, M. A. 1990. Cubiertas o mulches vivos. Chile Agricola: 176-179.

118.Altieri, M. A. 1990. Agroecosystem. Yearbook of Science and Technology. McGraw-Hill, NY.

119.Altieri, M. A. 1991. An agroecological analysis of the environmental degradation resulting from the structure of agriculture. IN: Beyond the Large Farm. P. B. Thompson and B. A. Stout, eds. Westview Press, Inc. pp. 125-135.

120.Altieri, M. A. 1991. How best can we use biodiversity in agroecosystems? Outlook on Agriculture 20(1): 15-23.

121.Altieri, M. A. 1991. Increasing biodiversity to improve insect pest management in agroecosystems. In: The Biodiversity of Micororganisms and Invertebrates: its role in sustainable agriculture. D. L. Hawksworth, ed. CAB International, London, pp.

122.Altieri, M. A. 1991. Por que estudiar la agricultura tradicional? Agroecologia y Desarrollo 1(1): 16-24.

123.Altieri, M. A. 1991. The ecology of tropical herbivores in polycultural agroecosystems. In: Plant-Animal Interactions: Evolutionary Ecology in Tropical and Temperate Regions. P. W. Price, et al., Eds. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., NY.

124.Altieri, M. A. and A. Yurjevic. 1991. La agroecologia y el desarrollo rural sostenible en America Latina. Agroecologia y Desarrollo. 1(1): 25-36.

125.Altieri, M. A., J. A. Trujillo, M. A. Astier, P. L. Gersper and W. A. Bakx. 1991. Low input technology proves viable for limited-resource farmers in Salinas Valley. Calif. Ag. 45(2): 20-23.

126.Montecinos, C. and M. A. Altieri. 1991. Status and trends in grass-roots crop genetic conservation efforts in Latin America. A contribution to the WRI/UCN/UNEP. Biodiversity Strategy Programme. CLADES. Berkeley, CA. 37p.

127.Gold, C. S., M. A. Altieri and A. C. Bellotti. 1991. Survivorship of cassava whitefiles Aleurotrachelus socialis and Trialeurodes variabilis (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae) under different cropping systems in Colombia. Crop Protection 10: 305-310.

128.Altieri, M. A. 1991. Classical Biological Control and Social Equity. Guest Editorial. Bull. Entomological Research 81:

129.Altieri, M. A. 1991. Ecology of tropical herbivores in polycultural agroecosystems. pp. 607-617. In: Plant-Animal Interactions. Evolutionary ecology in tropical and temperate regions. P. W. Price, T. M. Lewisohn, G. Wilson Fernandes and W. W.
Benson, eds. John Willey & Sons, Inc., New York. 639 pp.

130.Altieri, M. A. 1991. Traditional farming in Latin America. The Ecologist 21(2): 93-96.

131.Altieri, M. A. 1991. Incorporando la agroecologia al curriculo agronomico. CLADES/FAO: Agroecologia y Ensenanza Agricola en las Universidades Latino Americanas. Santiago, Chile, 2-6 Septiembre, 1991.

132.Altieri, M. A. and A. Yurjevic. 1991. Less Is More. World Education Inc (WEI) Reports 29: 17-20.

133.Francis, C. A. and M. A. Altieri 1992. Agroecology and sustainable development: innovative ideas for an effective university curriculum. J. Sustainable Agriculture 3(1): 107-112.

134.Altieri, M. A. 1992. Sustainable agricultural development in Latin America: exploring the possibilities. Agric. Ecosyst. and Environ. 39: 1-21.

135.Altieri, M. A. 1992. Agroecological foundations of alternative agriculture in California. Agri. Ecosyst. and Environ. 39: 23-53.

136.Garcia, M. A. and M. A. Altieri. 1992. Explaining differences in flea beetle Phyllotreta cruciferae Goeze densities and mixed broccoli cropping systems as a function of individual behavior. Entomol. Exp. appl. 62: 201-209.

137.Altieri, M. A. and M. K. Anderson. 1992. Peasant farming systems, agricultural modernization, and the conservation of crop genetic resources. pp. 49-64. In: Conservation Biology. The Theory and Practice of Nature Conservation and Management. P. L. Fiedler and S. K. Jain, eds., Chapman and Hall, N.Y. 507 p.

138.Altieri, M. A. and A. Yurjevic. 1992. CLADES: an agroecological working plan to promote sustainable rural development among resource-poor farmers in Latin America. Presented at workshop "Networking for LEISA" organized by ILEIA-IRRI, Philippines, March 9-15, 1992.

139.Altieri, M. A. 1992. El rol ecologico de la biodiversidad en agroecosistemas. Agroecologia y Desarrollo 4: 2-11.

140.Nestel, D. and M. A. Altieri. 1992. The weed community of Mexican coffee agroecosystems: effect of management upon plant biomass and species composition. Acta Ecolgica 13(6): 715-726.

141.Altieri, M. A. 1992. Desarrollo sostenible y pobreza rural: una perspectiva latinoamericana. Revista de Desarrollo Rural Alternativo 10: 19-45.

142.Altieri, M. A. and C.A. Francis. 1992. Incorporating agroecology into the conventional agricultural curriculum. American J. Alternative Agriculture 7 (1&2): 89-93.

143.Altieri, M. A. 1992. L'agro-écologie commence o ù finit la rhétorique de la durabilité. CERES 24(2): 33-39.

144.Altieri, M.A. 1992. Where the rhetoric of sustainability ends, agroecology begins. CERES 134: 33-39. (Also in Spanish).

145.Altieri, M. A. and C. Montecinos. 1993 Conserving crop genetic resources in Latin America through farmers' participation. pp. 45-64. In: Perspectives on Biodiversity: Case Studies of Genetic Resource Conservation and Development. C. S. Potter, J. I. Cohen and D. Janczewski, eds., AAAS. Washington, D. C. 254 p.

146.Altieri, M. A. and O. Masera. 1993. Sustainable rural development in Latin America: Building from the bottom up. Ecological Economics. 7: 93-121.

147.Altieri, M. A., J. R. Cure and M. A. Garcia. 1993. The role and enhancement of parasitic Hymenoptera biodiversity in agroecosystems. pp. 257-275. In: Hymenoptera and Biodiversity. J. LaSalle and J. Gould, eds. CAB International, London.

148.Altieri, M. A. 1993. Sustainability and the rural poor: a Latin American perspective. In: Food for the Future: conditions and contradictions of sutainability. P. Allen, ed. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. pp. 193-209.

149.Altieri, M. A., J. Trujillo, L. Campos S., C. Klein-Koch, C. S. Gold and J. R. Quezada. 1993. Control Biologico Clasico en America Latina, Pasado, Presente y Futuro. Miscelanea Soc. Colombiana de Entomol. 28: 1-26.

150.Altieri, M.A. 1993. Designing and improving pest management systems for subsistence farmers. pp. 1-20. In: Crop Protection Strategies for Subsistence Farmers. M.A. Altieri, ed. Westview Press, Inc. Boulder, CO.

151.Altieri, M.A. 1993. Ethnoscience and biodiversity: key elements in the design of sustainable pest management systems for small farmers in developing countries. Agric. Ecosyst. Environ. 46: 257-272.

152.Altieri, M. A. 1993. Agroecologia, conocimiento tradicional y desarrollo rural sustentable. In: Cultura y Manejo Grupo Editorial. M.A. Perrua, Mexico D. F. Sustentable de los Recursos Naturales. Vol. II. Enrique Leff and Julia Carabias, eds.

153.Altieri, M. A. 1993. The implications of Cuba's agricultural conversion to the general Latin American agroecological movement. Agriculture and Human Values. p. 1-2.

154.Altieri, M. A., C. Benito, A. Gomez-Lobo, T. Tomic and J. Valenzuela. 1993. Wheat farming in Chile. In: P. Faeth (ed.) Agricultural Policy and Sustainability: case studies from India, Chile, the Philippines, and the United States. World Resources Institute, Washington D.C.

155.Altieri, M. A. 1994. Necesidades y Nuevos enfoques de informacion para los organismos no-gubernamentales y los pequeños agricultures de America Latina. Revista - AIBDA Vol. 14(2): 47-55.

156.Altieri, M. A. 1994. Conversion organica de la agricultura cubana. Hoja a Hoja del Maela 4(6): 15-17.

157.Altieri, M. A., R. Venegas, J. Rodriguez, G. Hinojosa, S. Burgos. 1994. Conversion de viñedos de exportación a un manejo agroecologico. Ambiente y Desarrollo. X(3) 85-92.

158.Costello, M. J. And M. A. Altieri. 1994. Living mulches suppress aphids in broccoli. California Agriculture 48: 24-28.

159.Altieri, M. A. 1994. Rural Development: International. Encyclopedia of Agricultural Science Vol. 3 p. 647-653.

160.Altieri, M. A. 1994. Sustainable Agriculture. Encyclopedia of Agricultural Science Vol. 4. P. 239-247.

161.Altieri, M. A. 1994. Bases agroecologicas para una produccion agricola sustenable. Agricultura Tecnica (Chile) 54(4):

162.Labrador, J.M. and M.A. Altieri l995 Manejo y diseno de sistemas agricolas sustentables. Hojas divulgativas 6/7. Ministerio de Agricultura, pesca y Alimentacion, Spain. 5l p.

163.Altieri, M. A. 1995. Agroecology. Encyclopedia of Environmental Biology (1): 31-36.

164.Altieri, M. A. 1995. Escaping the treadmill. CERES: 27(4) 15-23. (Also in Spanish and French.)

165.Altieri, M. A. 1995. El estado del arte de la agroecología y su contribución al desarrollo rural en América Latina. IN: Agricultura y Desarrollo Sostenible. Alfredo Cadenas Marin, (ed.) Ministerio de Agricultura, Pesca y Alimentacion, Madrid.
pp: 151-203.

166.Altieri, M. A. 1995. Biodiversity and biocontrol: lessons from insect pest management. Advances in Plant Pathology 11:

167.Altieri,M.A., C.I. Nicholls and M.S. Wolfe 1996 Biodiversity a central concept in organic agriculture: Restraining pests and diseases. In: Fundamentals of Organic Agriculture. T.V. Ostergard, Editor. IFOAM. Copenhagen,Denmark.

168.Altieri, M. A. and P. Rosset 1996. Agroecology and the conversion of large-scale conventional systems to sustainable management. International Journal of Environmental Studies. 50: 165-185

169.Altieri, M.A. and C.I. Nicholls 1997 Biological control in agroecosystems through management of entomophagous insects. In: Critical Issues in Pest Management. G.S. Dhaliwal and E.A. Heinrichs, Eds. National Agricultural Technology Information
Center, Ludhiana, India.

170.Nicholls, C. I. and M. A. Altieri 1997. Conventional agricultural development programs and the persistence of the pesticide treadmill in Latin America. Int. Journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology 4: 93-111

171.Rosset, P. and M. A. Altieri 1997. Agroecology versus input substitution: a fundamental contradiction in sustainable agriculture. Society and Natural Resources 10: 283-295

172.Altieri, M. A., P. Rosset and C. I. Nicholls 1997. Biological control and agricultural modernization: towards resolution of some contradictions. Agriculture and Human Values. 14: 303-310.

173.Altieri, M. A. 1997. The CGIAR and biotechnology: can the renewal keep the promise of research agenda for the rural poor? In: ethics and equity in conservation and use of genetic resources for sustainable food security. IPGRI, Rome. pp: 83-90

174.Altieri, M. A. and C. I. Nicholls 1997. Indigenous and modern approaches to IPM in Latin America. LEISA 13:6-7.

175.Nicholls,M.A., M.P. Parrella and M.A. Altieri l998 Advances and perspectives in the biological control of greenhouse pests with special reference to Colombia. Integrated Pest Management Reviews 3: 99-110

176.Altieri, M.A. l998 The myths of biotechnology: some ethical questions. In: Proceedings of an associated event of the 5th Annual World Bank Conferenec on Environmentally and Socially Sustainable Development. I. Seragelidin and J.Martin-Brown (eds) pp. 53- 58. Washington, D.C.

177.Altieri, M.A. l998. The environmental risks of transgenic crops: an agroecological assessment. In: Proceedings of an Associated Event of the 5th Annual World Bank Conferenec on Environmentally and Socially Sustainable Development. I
Serageldin and J.Martin Brown (eds) pp: ,Washington, DC.

178.Altieri, M.A., P. Rosset and L.A. Thrupp l998 The potential of agroecology to combat hunger in the developing world. 2020 Vision Brief. IFPRI, Washington, D.C.

179.Altieri, M.A. and A. Rojas. 1998 Lessons from a trade partner: the environmental costs of Chile's neoliberal programs. Alternatives (Canada) 24:24-28

180.Altieri, M.A. l998 An agroecological perspective to guide graduate educational programs in agricultural economics and rural development in Latin America of the XXI Century. Ecological Economics

181.Altieri, M.A. and C.I. Nicholls l999 Biodiversity, ecosystem function and insect pest management in agricultural systems. In: Biodiversity in Agroecosystems. W.W. Collins and C.O. Qualset (eds) pp. 69-84. CRC Press, Boca Raton.

Papers In Press

1.Altieri, M. A., J. Trujillo, L. Campos S., C. Klein-Koch, C. S. Gold and J. R. Quezada. Classical biological control in Latin America: Past, present and future. In: Principles and Applications of Biological Control. (T. W. Fisher et al., eds.). Univ. Calif. Press

2.Altieri, M. A. and D. K. Letourneau. Environmental management to enhance biological control in agroecosystems. In: Principles and Applications of Biological Control (T. W. Fisher et al., eds.). Univ. Calif. Press.

3.Altieri, M. A. The Ecological role of biodiversity in agroecosystems. Advances in Agroecology.

4.Altieri, M.A. et al The greening of the barrios: urban agriculture for food security in Cuba. Agriculture and Human Values

5.Altieri, M.A. and A. Rojas Ecological impacts of Chile's neoliberal policies, with special emphasis on agroecosystems. Environment, Development and Sustainability.

Books Published

1.Altieri, M. A. 1987. Agroecology: The Scientific Basis of Alternative Agriculture. Westview Press, Boulder, Co. 227 p.

2.Altieri, M. A. and M. Z. Liebman (eds.). 1988. Weed Management in Agroecosystems: Ecological Approaches. Book for CRC
Uniscience Series. CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida. 354 p.

3.Altieri, M. A. 1988. Environmentally Sound Small Scale Agricultural Projects. Vita. Mohonk Trust. 162 p.

4.Altieri, M. A. and S. B. Hecht (ed.). 1991. Agroecology and Small Farm Development. Boca Raton, FL. 262 p.

5.Altieri, M. A. 1993. Crop Protection Strategies for Subsistence Farmers. Westview Press, Inc. Boulder, CO. 197 p.

6.Altieri, M. A. 1994 Biodiversity and Pest Management in Agroecosystems. Haworth Press, Inc., New York.

7. Altieri, M. A. y otros 1994 Agricultura sustentable: un caso de simulación para Chile. Editorial Universidad de Talca, Chile. 92 p.

8. Altieri, M. A. 1995. Agroecology: The science of sustainable agriculture. Westview Press, Boulder, CO. Revised and expanded edition.

9. Altieri, M. A. 1995. Agroecology: creating the synergisms for a sustainable agriculture. UNDP Guidebook Series, New York. 87 p.

10. Altieri, M. A. 1996. Enfoque agroecologico para el desarrollo de sistemas de producción sostenible en los Andes. Centro de Investigación, Educación y Desarrollo. Lima, Peru. 92 p.

11. Altieri,M.A. l998. Agroecologia: a dinamica productiva da agricultura sustentavel. Editora de Universidade. UFRGS, Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil. 110 p.