• 193 Citations
  • 7 h-Index
1989 …2017

Research output per year

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Research Output

  • 193 Citations
  • 7 h-Index
  • 13 Article
  • 8 Chapter (peer-reviewed)
  • 4 Book
  • 1 Comment/debate
2017

Design as Democracy: Techniques for Collective Creativity

Lawson, L. (ed.), De La Pena, D. (ed.), Allen, D. (ed.), Hester, R. (ed.), Hou, J. (ed.) & McNally, M. (ed.), 2017, Washington: Island Press. 326 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2016

Agriculture: Sowing the city

Lawson, L., Dec 21 2016, In : Nature. 540, 7634, p. 522-524 3 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

10 Scopus citations

Foregrounding Community-building in Community Food Security: A Case Study of the New Brunswick Community Farmers Market and Esperanza Garden

Lawson, L., Drake, L. & Fitzgerald, N., 2016, City of Farmers: Problems, Possibilities and Processes of Producing Food in Cities. Dawson, J. & Morales, A. (eds.). University of Iowa, p. 140-158

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2015
9 Scopus citations

From Beets in the Bronx to Chard in Chicago: The Discourse and Practice of Growing Food in the American City

Lawson, L. & Drake, L., 2015, Food and the City: Histories of Culture and Cultivation. Imbert, D. (ed.). Dumbarton Oaks, p. 143-161

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

34 Scopus citations

Urban Greening Supported by GIS: From Data Collection to Policy Implementation

Lawson, L., Dikidjieva, I., Ravit, B. & Drake, L., 2015, In : AIMS Environmental Science. p. 910-934

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2014

The Impact of a Service-Learning Design Course on White Students' Racial Attitudes

Lawson, L., Houshmand, S., Spanierman, L., Beer, A. & Poteat, V. P., 2014, In : Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement. p. 19-48 18, 2.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Validating verdancy or vacancy? The relationship of community gardens and vacant lands in the U.S.

Drake, L. & Lawson, L. J., Oct 2014, In : Cities. 40, p. 133-142 10 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Get Gardening: The American Victory Garden Campaign of World War II

Lawson, L., 2014, Greening the Red Zone: Vulnerability, Resilience, and Community Greening. Tidball, K. & Krasny, M. (eds.). Springer, p. 181-196

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2012

Community Gardens and Urban: Agriculture as antithesis to abandonment: Exploring a citizenship-land model

Lawson, L. & Miller, A., Jan 1 2012, The City After Abandonment. University of Pennsylvania Press, p. 17-40 24 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

6 Scopus citations

Evolution in partnership: Lessons from the East St Louis Action Research Project

Sorensen, J. & Lawson, L., Jun 1 2012, In : Action Research. 10, 2, p. 150-169 20 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Women and the Civic Garden Campaigns of the Progressive Era: “A Woman Has a Feeling About Dirt Which Men Only Pretend to Have…”

Lawson, L., 2012, Women in Landscape Architecture. Mozingo, L. & Jewell, L. (eds.). McFarland and Company, Inc, p. 55-68

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2011

Best Place for Best Practice? The Challenge of Multicultural Learning in a Community-based Design Studio

Lawson, L., Spanierman, L., Poteat, V. P. & Beer, A., 2011, Implementing Diversity: Contemporary Challenges and Best Practices in Predominantly White Institutions. Neville, H., Hunt, M. B. & Chapa, J. (eds.). Center for Democracy in a Multicultural Society, University of Illinois, p. 205-224

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Is it Professional or Personal? Engagement, Race, and Reflection in the East St. Louis Community-based Design Studio

Lawson, L., Spanierman, L., Poteat, V. P. & Beer, A., 2011, Service-Learning in Design and Planning: Educating at the Boundaries. Angotti, T., Doble, C. & Horrigan, P. (eds.). New Village, p. 70-85

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2010

When Overwhelming Needs Meets Underwhelming Prospects: Sustaining Community Open Space Activism in East St. Louis

Lawson, L. & Sorensen, J., 2010, Insurgent Public Space. Hou, J. (ed.). Routledge, p. 255-266

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2009

The South Central Farm: Dilemmas in practicing the public

Lawson, L., Oct 1 2007, In : Cultural Geographies. 14, 4, p. 611-616 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

The Evolution of Planning in East St. Louis

Edwards, M. & Lawson, L., Nov 2005, In : Journal of Planning History. 4, 4, p. 356-382 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2004
51 Scopus citations
1998

People in a Landscape

Lawson, L., Eckbo, G., Sullivan, C. & Hood, W., 1998, Prentice Hall. 275 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Book/ReportBook