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Author: Higgins, VJ (Associate Professor Vaughan Higgins)

Number of items: 88

Journal Article
Higgins, V and Bryant, M, Framing agri‐digital governance: industry stakeholders, technological frames and smart farming implementation, Sociologia Ruralis ISSN 0038-0199 (In Press) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V and Bryant, M, Framing agri‐digital governance: Industry stakeholders, technological frames and smart farming implementation, Sociologia Ruralis pp. 438-457. ISSN 0038-0199 (2020) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V and Love, C and Dunn, T, Flexible adoption of conservation agriculture principles: practices of care and the management of crop residue in Australian mixed farming systems, International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability, 17, (1) pp. 49-59. ISSN 1473-5903 (2019) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V and Richards, C, Framing sustainability: alternative standards schemes for sustainable palm oil and South-South trade, Journal of Rural Studies, 65 pp. 126-134. ISSN 0743-0167 (2019) [Refereed Article] 
Bryant, M and Higgins, V, Managing the grand challenge of biological threats to food production: the importance of institutional logics for managing Australian biosecurity, Australian Journal of Management, 44, (4) pp. 534-550. ISSN 0312-8962 (2019) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V and Bryant, M and Hernandez-Jover, M and Rast, L and McShane, C, Devolved Responsibility and On-Farm Biosecurity: Practices of Biosecure Farming Care in Livestock Production, Sociologia Ruralis, 58, (1) pp. 20-39. ISSN 0038-0199 (2018) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V and Bryant, M and Howell, A and Battersby, J, Ordering adoption: materiality, knowledge and farmer engagement with precision agriculture technologies, Journal of Rural Studies, 55 pp. 193-202. ISSN 0743-0167 (2017) [Refereed Article] 
Sikder, MJU and Higgins, V, Remittances and social resilience of migrant households in rural Bangladesh, Migration and Development, 6, (2) pp. 253-275. ISSN 2163-2324 (2017) [Refereed Article] 
Chirozva, C and Black, R and Higgins, V, 'A Place of Pain and Gain': Exploring the Dynamics of Resistance in the Creation of Sengwe Tshipise Wilderness Corridor, Southeast Zimbabwe, Society and Natural Resources, 30, (8) pp. 964-979. ISSN 0894-1920 (2017) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V and Bryant, M and Hernandez-Jover, M and McShane, C and Rast, L, Harmonising devolved responsibility for biosecurity governance: the challenge of competing institutional logics, Environment and Planning A, 48, (6) pp. 1133-1151. ISSN 0308-518X (2016) [Refereed Article] 
Richards, C and Higgins, V, Trade Liberalisation and Australian Biosecurity: Opportunities and Challenges Under the Shared Responsibility' Approach, Farm Policy Journal, 13, (3) pp. 1-9. ISSN 1449-2210 (2016) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V and Dibden, J and Cocklin, C, Private agri-food governance and greenhouse gas abatement: Constructing a corporate carbon economy, Geoforum, 66 pp. 75-84. ISSN 0016-7185 (2015) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V, Australia's developmental trajectory: Neoliberal or not?, Dialogues in Human Geography, 42 pp. 161-164. ISSN 2043-8206 (2014) [Contribution to Refereed Journal]
Higgins, V and Potter, C and Dibden, J and Cocklin, C, Neoliberalising rural environments, Journal of Rural Studies, 36 pp. 386-390. ISSN 0743-0167 (2014) [Contribution to Refereed Journal]
Higgins, V and Dibden, J and Potter, C and Moon, K and Cocklin, C, Payments for Ecosystem Services, neoliberalisation, and the hybrid governance of land management in Australia, Journal of Rural Studies, 36 pp. 463-474. ISSN 0743-0167 (2014) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V and Bryant, MJ and Villanueva, EV and Kitto, SC, Managing and avoiding delay in operating theatres: a qualitative, observational study, Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 19, (1) pp. 162-166. ISSN 1356-1294 (2013) [Refereed Article]
Bain, C and Ransom, E and Higgins, V, Private Agri-food Standards: Contestation, Hybridity and the Politics of Standards, International Journal of Sociology of Agriculture and Food, 20, (1) pp. 1-10. ISSN 0798-1759 (2013) [Refereed Article]
Ransom, E and Bain, C and Higgins, V, Private Agri-food Standards: Supply Chains and the Governance of Standards, International Journal of Sociology of Agriculture and Food, 20, (2) pp. 147-154. ISSN 0798-1759 (2013) [Refereed Article]
Maye, D and Dibden, J and Higgins, V and Potter, C, Governing biosecurity in a neoliberal world: comparative perspectives from Australia and the United Kingdom, Environment and Planning A, 44, (1) pp. 150-168. ISSN 0308-518X (2012) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V and Dibden, J and Cocklin, C, Market instruments and the neoliberalisation of land management in rural Australia, Geoforum, 43, (3) pp. 377-386. ISSN 0016-7185 (2012) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V and Dibden, J, Biosecurity, Trade Liberalisation, and the (anti)Politics of Risk Analysis: The Australia-New Zealand Apples Dispute, Environment and Planning A, 43, (2) pp. 393-409. ISSN 0308-518X (2011) [Refereed Article] 
Nestel, D and Cooper, S and Bryant, M and Higgins, V and Tabak, D and Murtagh, G and Barraclough, B, Communication challenges in surgical oncology, Surgical Oncology, 20, (3) pp. 155-161. ISSN 0960-7404 (2011) [Refereed Article] 
Dibden, J and Higgins, V and Cocklin, C, Harmonising the Governance of Farming Risks: agricultural biosecurity and biotechnology in Australia, Australian Geographer, 42, (2) pp. 105-122. ISSN 0004-9182 (2011) [Refereed Article]
Andree, P and Dibden, J and Higgins, V and Cocklin, C, Competitive Productivism and Australia's Emerging Alternative' Agri-food Networks: producing for farmers' markets in Victoria and beyond, Australian Geographer, 41, (3) pp. 307-322. ISSN 0004-9182 (2010) [Refereed Article]
Bryant, M and Higgins, V, Self-confessed troublemakers: an interactionist view of deviance during organizational change, Human Relations: Towards The Integration of The Social Sciences, 63, (2) pp. 249-277. ISSN 0018-7267 (2010) [Refereed Article] 
Kitto, S and Higgins, V, Working around ERPs in Technological Universities, Science, Technology and Human Values, 35, (1) pp. 29-54. ISSN 0162-2439 (2009) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V and Dibden, J and Cocklin, C, Building alternative agri-food networks: Certification, embeddedness and agri-environmental governance, Journal of Rural Studies, 24, (1) pp. 15-27. ISSN 0743-0167 (2008) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V and Dibden, J and Cocklin, C, Neoliberalism and natural resource management: Agri-environmental standards and the governing of farming practices, Geoforum, 39, (5) pp. 1776-1785. ISSN 0016-7185 (2008) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V, Performing Users: The Case of a Computer-Based Dairy Decision-Support System, Science, Technology and Human Values, 32, (3) pp. 263-286. ISSN 0162-2439 (2007) [Refereed Article] 
Lockie, S and Higgins, V, Roll-out neoliberalism and hybrid practices of regulation in Australian agri-environmental governance, Journal of Rural Studies, 23, (1) pp. 1-11. ISSN 0743-0167 (2007) [Refereed Article] 
Cheshire, L and Higgins, V and Lawrence, G, Guest Editorial Rural governance in Australia: Changing forms and emerging actors, Rural Society, 16, (3) pp. 231-235. ISSN 1037-1656 (2006) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V, Re-Figuring the Problem of Farmer Agency in Agri-Food Studies: A Translation Approach, Agriculture and Human Values, 23, (1) pp. 51-62. ISSN 0889-048X (2006) [Refereed Article]
Herbert-Cheshire, L and Higgins, V, From risky to responsible: expert knowledge and the governing of community-led rural development, Journal of Rural Studies, 20, (3) pp. 289-302. ISSN 0743-0167 (2004) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V, Government as a Failing Operation: Regulating Administrative Conduct at a Distance' in Australia, Sociology, 38, (3) pp. 457-476. ISSN 0038-0385 (2004) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V and Kitto, S, Mapping the Dynamics of New Forms of Technological Governance in Agriculture: Methodological Considerations, Environment and Planning A, 36, (8) pp. 1397-1410. ISSN 0308-518X (2004) [Refereed Article] 
Kitto, S and Higgins, V, Online University Education: Liberating the Student?, Science As Culture, 12, (1) pp. 23-58. ISSN 0950-5431 (2003) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V, Governing the Boundaries of Viability: Economic Expertise and the Production of the Low‐Income Farm Problem' in Australia, Sociologia Ruralis, 41, (3) pp. 358-375. ISSN 0038-0199 (2002) [Refereed Article]
Higgins, V and Lockie, S, Re-discovering the social: neo-liberalism and hybrid practices of governing in rural natural resource management, Journal of Rural Studies, 18, (4) pp. 419-428. ISSN 0743-0167 (2002) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V, Self-reliant citizens and targeted populations: the case of Australian agriculture in the 1990s, Arena Journal, 19 pp. 161-177. ISSN 1320-6567 (2002) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V, Assembling restructuring: governmentality, economic regulation and the historical emergence of the 'enterprising farmer' in Australian agricultural policy, Review of International Political Economy, 8, (2) pp. 311-328. ISSN 0969-2290 (2001) [Refereed Article] 
Higgins, V, Calculating climate: advanced liberalism' and the governing of risk in Australian drought policy, Journal of Sociology, 37, (3) pp. 299-316. ISSN 1440-7833 (2001) [Refereed Article]
Higgins, V, Breaking down the divisions?: A case study of political power and changing rural local government representation, Rural Society, 7, (3/4) pp. 51-58. ISSN 1037-1656 (1997) [Refereed Article] 
Book
Higgins, V and Larner, W, Assembling Neoliberalism: Expertise, Practices, Subjects, Palgrave McMillan, United States, pp. 332. ISBN 978-1-137-58203-4 (2017) [Edited Book]
Sikder, MJU and Higgins, V and Ballis, PH, Remittance income and social resilience among migrant households in rural Bangladesh, Palgrave Macmillan, New York, pp. 281. ISBN 978-1-137-59241-5 (2017) [Authored Research Book] 
Farmar-Bowers, Q and Higgins, VJ and Millar, J, Food Security in Australia: Challenges and Prospects for the Future, Springer, New York, pp. 476. ISBN 9781461444831 (2013) [Edited Book]
Farmar-Bowers, Q and Higgins, V and Millar, J, Food security in Australia: challenges and prospects for the future, Springer, United States, pp. 476. ISBN 978-1461444831 (2012) [Edited Book]
Higgins, V and Larner, W, Calculating the Social: Standards and the Reconfiguration of Governing, Palgrave Macmillan, London, pp. 227. ISBN 9780230579316 (2010) [Edited Book]
Higgins, V and Larner, W, Calculating the social: standards and the reconfiguration of governing, Palgrave Macmillan, United Kingdom, pp. 227. ISBN 978-0230579316 (2010) [Edited Book]
Kitto, S and Higgins, VJ, Pedagogical Machines: ICTs and Neoliberal Governance of the University, Nova Science Publishers, New York, pp. 162. ISBN 9781606927083 (2009) [Authored Research Book] 
Kitto, S and Higgins, V, Pedagogical machines: ICTs and neoliberal governance of the university, Nova Science Publishers, United States, pp. 162. ISBN 978-1-60692-708-3 (2009) [Authored Research Book] 
Cheshire, L and Higgins, V and Lawrence, G, Rural governance: international perspectives, Routledge, United Kingdom, pp. 316. ISBN 9780415399593 (2007) [Edited Book]
Cheshire, L and Higgins, V and Lawrence, G, Rural Governance: International Perspectives, Routledge, Abingdon, pp. 304. ISBN 9780415399593 (2006) [Edited Book]
Higgins, V and Lawrence, G, Agricultural Governance: Globalization and the New Politics of Regulation, Routledge, Abingdon, pp. 228. ISBN 9780415352291 (2005) [Edited Book]
Higgins, V and Lawrence, G, Agricultural governance: globalization and the new politics of regulation, Routledge, United Kingdom, pp. 228. ISBN 978-0415352291 (2005) [Edited Book]
Higgins, V, Constructing Reform: Economic Expertise and the Governing of Agricultural Change in Australia, Nova Science Publishers, New York, pp. 193. ISBN 1590336046 (2003) [Authored Research Book] 
Higgins, V, Constructing reform: economic expertise and the governing of agricultural change in Australia, Nova Science Publishers, United States, pp. 170. ISBN 1590336046 (2002) [Authored Research Book] 
Lawrence, G and Higgins, V, Environment, Society and Natural Resource Management: Theoretical Perspectives from Australasia and the Americas, Routledge, Abingdon, pp. 2001. ISBN 9781840644494 (2001) [Edited Book]
Lawrence, G and Higgins, V and Stewart, L, Environment, society and resource Management: Theoretical Perspectives from Australasia and the Americas, Edward Edgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK, pp. 285. ISBN 978-1840644494 (2001) [Edited Book]
Chapter in Book
Miele, M and Truninger, M and Higgins, V and Bjorkhaug, H, Introduction, Transforming the rural: global processes and local futures, Emerald Publishing Limited, M Miele, V Higgins, H Bjorkhaug and M Truninger (ed), United Kingdom, pp. xi-xvii. ISBN 9781787148246 (2017) [Research Book Chapter] 
Higgins, V and Larner, W, Introduction: Assembling Neoliberalism, Assembling Neoliberalism: Expertise, Practices, Subjects, Palgrave Macmillan, V Higgins and W Larner (ed), United States, pp. 1-20. ISBN 978-1-137-58203-4 (2017) [Research Book Chapter] 
Enticott, G and Higgins, V, Mapping Neoliberalism: Animal Health and the Spatial Practices of Disease Management, Assembling Neoliberalism: Expertise, Practices, Subjects, Palgrave Macmillan, V Higgins and W Larner (ed), United States, pp. 171-194. ISBN 978-1-137-58203-4 (2017) [Research Book Chapter] 
Larner, W and Higgins, V, Conclusion: Awkward Assemblages, Assembling Neoliberalism: Expertise, Practices, Subjects, Palgrave McMillan, V Higgins and W Larner (ed), United States, pp. 305-312. ISBN 978-1-137-58203-4 (2015) [Research Book Chapter] 
Farmar-Bowers, Q and Higgins, V and Millar, J, Final Word: Australia's Food Security Challenges, Food Security in Australia: Challenges and Prospects for the Future, Springer, Q Farmar-Bowers, V Higgins and J Millar (ed), Boston, MA, pp. 443-448. ISBN 978-1-4614-4483-1 (2012) [Research Book Chapter] 
Farmar-Bowers, Q and Higgins, V and Millar, J, Introduction: the food security problem in Australia, Food security in Australia: challenges and prospects for the future, Springer, Farmar-Bowers Quentin, Higgins Vaughan, Millar Joanne (ed), United States, pp. 476. ISBN 978-1461444831 (2012) [Research Book Chapter] 
Higgins, V and Dibden, J and Cocklin, C, Adapting Standards: The Case of Environmental Management Systems in Australia, Calculating the Social: Standards and the Reconfiguration of Governing, Palgrave Macmillan, V Higgins and W Larner (ed), London, UK, pp. 167-184. ISBN 978-1-349-36794-8 (2010) [Research Book Chapter] 
Higgins, V and Larner, W, From Standardization to Standardizing Work, Calculating the Social: Standards and the Reconfiguration of Governing, Palgrave Macmillan, V Higgins and W Larner (ed), London, UK, pp. 205-218. ISBN 978-1-349-36794-8 (2010) [Research Book Chapter] 
Higgins, V and Larner, W, Standards and Standardization as a Social Scientific Problem, Calculating the Social: Standards and the Reconfiguration of Governing, Palgrave Macmillan, V Higgins and W Larner (ed), London, UK, pp. 1-17. ISBN 978-1-349-36794-8 (2010) [Research Book Chapter] 
Cheshire, L and Higgins, V and Lawrence, G, Introduction: governing the rural, Rural Governance: International Perspectives, Routledge, L Cheshire, V Higgins, and G Lawrence (ed), London, pp. 1-17. ISBN 9780203968178 (2007) [Research Book Chapter] 
Higgins, V and Dibden, J and Cocklin, C, Market-Oriented Initiatives for Agri-Environmental Governance: Environmental Management Systems in Australia, Alternative Food Geographies: Representation and Practice, Elsevier, D Maye, L Holloway and M Kneafsey (ed), Oxford, UK, pp. 223-238. ISBN 978-0-08-045018-6 (2007) [Research Book Chapter] 
Cheshire, L and Higgins, V and Lawrence, G, Rural governance and power relations: theorizing the complexity of state-citizen interactions, Rural Governance: International Perspectives, Routledge, L Cheshire, V Higgins and G Lawrence (ed), London, pp. 291-303. ISBN 9780203968178 (2007) [Research Book Chapter]
Higgins, V, Governing agriculture through the managerial capacities of farmers: the role of calculation, Agricultural Governance: Globalization and the New Politics of Regulation, Routledge, V Higgins and G Lawrence (ed), London, pp. 118-132. ISBN 9780203698907 (2005) [Research Book Chapter] 
Higgins, V and Lawrence, G, Introduction: globalization and agricultural governance, Agricultural Governance: Globalization and the New Politics of Regulation, Routledge, V Higgins and G Lawrence (ed), London, pp. 1-15. ISBN 9780203698907 (2005) [Research Book Chapter]
Higgins, V and Natalier, K, Governing environmental harms in a risk society, Controversies in Environmental Sociology, Cambridge University Press, R White (ed), Cambridge, pp. 77-91. ISBN 9780521601023 (2004) [Research Book Chapter]
Higgins, V and Lockie, S, Getting Big and Getting Out: Government Policy, Self-Reliance and Farm Adjustment, Rurality Bites: The Social and Environmental Transformation of Rural Australia, Pluto Press, S Lockie and L Bourke (ed), Annandale, pp. 178-190. ISBN 9781864031690 (2001) [Research Book Chapter] 
Higgins, V and Lockie, S and Lawrence, G, Governance, local' knowledge and the adoption of sustainable farming practices, Environment, Society and Natural Resource Management: Theoretical Perspectives from Australasia and the Americas, Edward Edgar Publishing, G. Lawrence, V. Higgins and S. Lockie (ed), Cheltenham, UK, pp. 212-224. ISBN 978 1 84064 449 4 (2001) [Research Book Chapter] 
Lawrence, G and Higgins, V and Lockie, S, What's social about natural resources and why do we need to theorise it?, Environment, Society and Natural Resource Management: Theoretical Perspectives from Australasia and the Americas, Edward Edgar Publishing, G Lawrence, V Higgins and S Lockie (ed), Cheltenham, UK, pp. 1-15. ISBN 978 1 84064 449 4 (2001) [Research Book Chapter] 
Conference Publication
Herbert, K and Wu, H and Bowden, P and Behrendt, K and Higgins, V, A National program to improve awareness and adoption of best management  practice for silverleaf nightshade control, 20th Australasian Weeds Conference, 11-15 September 2016, Perth, Australia (2016) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Bryant, M and Higgins, V, Constructing change readiness: the positioning of change recipients in an Australian agricultural context, Proceedings from the 2016 British Academy of Management Conference, 6-8 September 2016, Newcastle University, pp. 1-16. ISBN 978-0-9549608-9-6 (2016) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Higgins, V and Herbert, K and Bowden, P and Wu, H and Behrendt, K, Social factors influencing landholder management of silverleaf nightshade, Twentieth Australasian Weeds Conference, 11-15 September 2016, Perth, Australia (2016) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Lemerle, D and Hume, I and Nugent, T and Higgins, V and Love, C and Slinger, D and Brown, R and Harris, M and Pratt, T and Mwendwa, J and Ford, R and Beveridge, M, Developing conservation agricultural innovations and practice change: a model for future research, development, extension and training in a brave new world, Proceedings of the 17 th ASA Conference, 20-24 September 2015, Hobart, Tasmania (2015) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Higgins, V and Love, C and Dunn, T and Lemerle, D, Why do farmers partially adopt conservation farming practices? A sociological study of stubble retention in NSW and Victoria, Proceedings of the 17th ASA Conference, 20-24 September 2015, Hobart, Tasmania (2015) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Higgins, V and Dibden, J and Cocklin, C, Why do Farmers Adopt EMS? Market-Oriented Environmental Schemes and the Governance of Farm Management, Proceedings of the 1st National EMS Forum, 14-17 May 2007, Toowoomba, Queensland (2007) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Other Public Output
Hernandez-Jover, M and Furze, V and Higgins, V and Toribio, J-A and Singh, M and Hayes, L, Investigating drivers of biosecurity engagement and approaches for improving this engagement among egg producers in Australia: Final Project Report, Australian Eggs Limited, Sydney, June 2019 (2019) [Government or Industry Research]
Allan, C and Beange, L and Bi, R and Cockfield, G and Dalhaus, P and Duan, S and Falepau, D and Friend, J and Higgins, V and Jenkins, A and Leith, P and Luke, H and Miles, M and Minkey, D and Pembleton, K and Saravanamuthu, K and Doran-Browne, N, Scoping systems of acceptance of improved soil management, with a focus on decision support systems and tools, Final Project Report, Soil CRC, Callaghan, NSW, May 2018 (2018) [Government or Industry Research]
Hernandez-Jover, M and Higgins, V and Taylor, M and Woodgate, R, Greater Sydney Peri urban Biosecurity Social Research Project, Final Report, New South Wales Department of Primary Industries, Sydney, December 2017 (2017) [Government or Industry Research]
Higgins, V and Bryant, M, Social factors influencing technology adoption in the rice industry, Report No. 17/048, AgriFutures Australia, Wagga Wagga, October 2017 (2017) [Government or Industry Research]
Hernandez-Jover, M and Higgins, V and Bryant, M and Rast, L and McShanne, C, Farm Biosecurity Practices and the Management of Emergency Animal Disease, Final Report, Commonwealth of Australia, Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, Australia, October 2014 (2014) [Government or Industry Research]
Higgins, VJ and Bryant, M and Hernandez Jovea, M, The challenge of competing organisations in managing disease risk in the Australian beef industry, Rural Policy Centre, United Kingdom (2013) [Government or Industry Research] 

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