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The Earthscan Reader in Forestry and Development (Earthscan Readers Series)

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Published by Earthscan Publications Ltd. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conservation of the environment,
  • Forestry & related industries,
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • Technology,
  • Forest management,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Agriculture - Forestry,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Technology / Environmental,
  • Forest conservation,
  • Forests and forestry

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9457019M
    ISBN 101844071537
    ISBN 109781844071531

    Earthscan was founded by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) in the s. After making a loss, it became an independent publisher, although still printing many books emanating from IIED research. These included Desertification (ISBN ), by Alan Grainger, first published in Country of origin: United Kingdom. The Earthscan Reader in Tropical Forestry. This unique book brings together scientific knowledge on this topic from East, West, and Southern Africa and describes the relationships between forests, woodlands, people and their livelihoods. Dry forest is defined as vegetation dominated by woody plants, primarily trees, the canopy of which covers more than 10 per cent of the ground surface Manufacturer: Routledge.


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The Earthscan Reader in Forestry and Development (Earthscan Readers Series) by Jeffrey A. Sayer Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book updates and supersedes the best-selling Earthscan Reader in Tropical Forestry, edited by Simon Rietbergen, but this time with a broader focus covering all types of forests and contexts.

Now, though, the most authoritative writings have been carefully assessed and collected together in the Earthscan Reader in Sustainable Development.

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The Earthscan reader in sustainable development. The book is a collection of 40 essays, previously published separately, concerning sustainable development, with a focus on developing countries.

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There is currently much interest in mainstreaming gender in natural resource management, including forestry. Launched earlier this year on the sidelines of th Anniversary Congress of the International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO), the reader is an accessible collection of theory, analysis, methodology, case studies and more, spanning 30 years of scholarship.

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viii The Earthscan Reader in Forestry and Development Most point to a vicious circle whereby poverty forces people to cut trees in order to grow crops or cook their food, which makes them even poorer because by destroying the forests.

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This book deals with rural-urban linkages in the developing world, paying special attention to the impact of such linkages on different aspects of sustainable development. It contains 15 chapters based on papers and books published from to Themes covered include: rural-urban linkages and livelihood transformations; policies that address, ignore or misunderstand rural-urban linkages; Cited by: Buy The Earthscan Reader in Poverty and Biodiversity Conservation () (): NHBS - Edited By: Dilys Roe and Joanna Elliott, EarthscanPrice Range: £ - £   The Earthscan Reader in Business and Sustainable Development builds on the success of The Earthscan Reader in Business and the Environment.

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