PUBLICATIONS
 
Peer Reviewed
 
Van Assche, K., Gruezmacher, M., Summers, B., Culling, J., Gajjar, S., Granzow, M., ... & Jamwal, A. (2022). Land use policy and community strategy. Factors enabling and hampering integrated local strategy in Alberta, Canada. Land Use Policy, 118, 106101. doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2022.106101
 
Van Assche, K., Gruezmacher, M., Vodden, K., Gibson, R., & Deacon, L. (2021). Reinvention paths and reinvention paradox: Strategic change in Western Newfoundland communities. Futures, 128, 102713. doi.org/10.1016/j.futures.2021.102713
 
Van Assche, K., Duineveld, M., Birchall, S. J., Deacon, L., Beunen, R., Gruezmacher, M., & Boezeman, D. (2020). Resilience, Reinvention and Transition during and after Quarantine. Space and Culture, 23(3), 230-236. doi.org/10.1177/1206331220938628
 
Van Assche, K., Gruezmacher, M., & Deacon, L. (2020). Land use tools for tempering boom and bust: Strategy and capacity building in governance. Land Use Policy, 93, 103994. doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2019.05.013
 
 Van Assche, K., Gruezmacher, M., & Deacon, L. (2020). Taming the boom and the bust? Land use tools for mitigating ups and downs in communities. Land Use Policy, 93(C). doi.org/0.1016/j.landusepol.2019.104058
 
Van Assche, K., Beunen, R., Gruezmacher, M., Duineveld, M., Deacon, L., Summers, R., ... & Jones, K. (2019). Research methods as bridging devices: Path and context mapping in governance. Journal of Organizational Change Management. doi.org/10.1108/JOCM-06-2019-0185
 
Deacon, L., Van Assche, K., Papineau, J., & Gruezmacher, M. (2018). Speculation, planning, and resilience: Case studies from resource-based communities in Western Canada. Futures, 104, 37-46. doi.org/10.1016/j.futures.2018.06.008
 
Marais, L., McKenzie, F. H., Deacon, L., Nel, E., van Rooyen, D., & Cloete, J. (2018). The changing nature of mining towns: Reflections from Australia, Canada and South Africa. Land use policy, 76, 779-788. doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2018.03.006
 
Van Assche, K., Gruezmacher, M., & Deacon, L. (2019). Mapping institutional work as a method for local strategy; learning from boom/bust dynamics in the Canadian west. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 62(1), 51-71. doi.org/10.1080/09640568.2018.1443800
 
Jahan, N., & Deacon, L. Analytical framework for community resilience: A case study of Devon, Alberta. Western Geography, 36.
 
 
Lamanes, T., & Deacon, L. (2019). Supporting social sustainability in resource‐based communities through leisure and recreation. The Canadian Geographer/Le Géographe canadien, 63(1), 145-158. doi.org/10.1111/cag.12492
 
Deacon, L., Papineau, J. W., & Lamanes, T. (2017). Transiency, fly-in-fly-out workers, and sustainability: Perceptions from within a resource-based community. WIT Transactions on Ecology and the Environment, 226, 95-105. doi:10.2495/SDP170091
 
Papineau, J. W., & Deacon, L. (2017). Fort McMurray and the Canadian oil sands: Local coverage of national importance. Environmental Communication, 11(5), 593-608. doi.org/10.1080/17524032.2017.1289107
 
Van Assche, K., Deacon, L., Gruezmacher, M., Summers, R., Lavoie, S., Jones, K., ... & Parkins, J. (2017). Boom & Bust. Local strategy for big events. A community survival guide to turbulent times. Groningen/Edmonton, Alberta: InPlanning and University of Alberta, Faculty of Extension. doi.org/10.17418/B.2017.9789491937330.
 
Deacon, L., Baxter, J., & Buzzelli, M. (2015). Environmental justice: An exploratory snapshot through the lens of Canada's mainstream news media. The Canadian Geographer/Le Géographe Canadien, 59(4), 419-432. doi.org/10.1111/cag.12223
 
Deacon, L., & Lamanes, T. (2015). Resiliency and resource-based communities: a Canadian case study. WIT Transactions on Ecology and the Environment, 193, 713-724. doi.org/10.2495/SDP150601
 
 
Deacon, L., & Baxter, J. (2013). No opportunity to say no: a case study of procedural environmental injustice in Canada. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 56(5), 607-623. doi.org/10.1080/09640568.2012.692502
 
 
Non-peer reviewed
 
Deacon, L. 2018. Rebuilding Fort McMurray: a snapshot of the role of planners in rebuilding efforts, Institute of Catastrophic Loss Reduction.
 
Van Assche, K., Gruezmacher, M., and Deacon, L. 2017. Communities Managing Boom & Bust: Self-Reflection and Strategy. Public Sector Digest. February 2017.
 
Davidsen, C., Deacon, L., & Kipp, L. (2013). Oil Literacy: The Canadian Oil/Tar Sands Debate, Media Literacy, and Politics. Pearson Publishing, 277 pages.