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small_Indigenous land and environmental 2.jpegVelásquez Runk, Julie. 2012. Indigenous land and environmental conflicts in Panama: Neoliberal multiculturalism, changing legislation, and human rights. Journal of Latin American Geography 11(2): 21-47.




small_Pueblos indigenas en Panama 2.jpegVelásquez Runk, Julia, Mònica Martínez Mauri, Blas Quintero Sánchez, Jorge Sarsaneda del Cid. 2011. Pueblos Indígenas en Panamá: Una Bibliografia. Panamá: Acción Cultural Ngöbe. 541pp.




small_Introduccion a los documentos 4.jpeg Velásquez Runk, Julia, Mònica Martínez Mauri, Blas Quintero Sánchez, Jorge Sarsaneda del Cid. 2011. Introducción: Los documentos sobre los pueblos indígenas de Panamá. In Julia Velásquez Runk et al., eds. Pp. 7-53. Pueblos Indígenas en Panamá: Una Bibliografia. Panamá: Acción Cultural Ngöbe.




small_Landscapes legibility.jpegVelásquez Runk, J., Gervacio Ortíz Negría, Leonardo Peña Conquista, Gelo Mejía Peña, Freicer Peña Cheucarama, and Yani Cheucarama Chiripua. 2010. Landscapes, legibility, and conservation planning: Multiple representations of forest use in Panama. Conservation Letters 3: 167-176. 




small_Social and river.jpegVelásquez Runk, J. 2009. Social and river networks for the trees: Wounaan’s riverine rhizomic cosmos and arboreal environmental conservation. American Anthropologist 111(4): 456-467. 





small_AIR Artificae Plantae v2.jpegReynertson, Kurt, Julie Velásquez Runk, and Nat Bletter. 2008. Artificae plantae: The taxonomy, ecology, and ethnobotany of the Simulacraceae. Annals of Improbable Research 14(1): 6-10. 




small_Political economic history.jpegVelásquez Runk, J., Gervacio Ortíz Negría, Wilio Quintero García, and Cristobalino Quiróz Ismare. 2007. Political economic history, culture, and Wounaan livelihood diversity in eastern Panama. Agriculture and Human Values 24: 93-106. 




small_Artificae Plantae.jpegBletter, Nat, Kurt Reynertson, and Julie Velásquez Runk. 2007. Plantae artificiae: The taxonomy, ecology, and ethnobotany of the Simulacraceae. Ethnobotany Research and Applications 5: 159-178. 




small_Artisanal non-timber forest.jpegVelásquez Runk, J., Floriselda Peña, and Pinel Mepaquito. 2004. Artisanal non-timber forest products in Darién Province, Panamá: The importance of context. Conservation and Society, 2(2): 217-234. 




small_An interesting population 2.jpegVelásquez Runk, J. 2001. An interesting population of Phytelephas from Panamá. Palms 45(4): 196-199. 





small_Wounaan and Embera Use and  Mgt.jpegVelásquez Runk, J. 2001. Wounaan and Emberá use of the fiber palm Astrocaryum standleyanum (Arecaceae) for basketry in Eastern Panamá. Economic Botany 55(1): 72-82. 





small_La artesania de la tauga.jpegVelásquez Runk, Julia and James Dalling. 2001. La artesanía de la tagua y el cocobolo en las comunidades Wounaan y Emberá de Darién. In Stanley Heckadon-Moreno, ed. Pp. 187-192. Panamá: Puente Biológico. Panamá: Instituto Smithsonian de Investigaciones Tropicales.




small_Covariance and decoupling.jpegArmbruster, W.S., V.S. DiStilio, J. Tuxill, T.C. Flores, and J. Velásquez Runk. 1999. Covariance and decoupling of floral and vegetative traits in nine Neotropical plants: A re-evaluation of Berg’s correlation-pleiades concept. American Journal of Botany 86(1):39-55. 





small_Productivity and sustainability.jpegVelásquez Runk, J. 1998. Productivity and sustainability of a vegetable ivory palm (Phytelephas aequatorialis) under three management regimes in northwestern Ecuador. Economic Botany 52(2): 168-182. 




small_Biodiversity From sea to 2.jpeg St. Antoine, Sara and Julie Velásquez Runk. 1996. Biodiversity: From sea to shining sea. Science Scope Nov/Dec 1996: 34-37.





small_La Tagua Historia y Manejo 2.jpegVelásquez Runk, Julie, Nadine Freeman, y Rodrigo Calero. 1995. La Tagua: Historia y Manejo. Quito: CIDESA. 20pp.