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Agricultural expansion and tropical deforestation : poverty, international trade and land use

Author: Solon Barraclough; K B Ghimire; United Nations Research Institute for Social Development.; World Wide Fund for Nature.
Publisher: London ; Sterling, VA : Earthscan, 2000.
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A study of the relationship between international trade, agricultural expansion and tropical deforestation. It presents case studies and statistics from three continents, arguing that deforestation  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Barraclough, Solon Lovett, 1922-
Agricultural expansion and tropical deforestation.
London ; Sterling, VA : Earthscan, 2000
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Solon Barraclough; K B Ghimire; United Nations Research Institute for Social Development.; World Wide Fund for Nature.
ISBN: 9781849774086 1849774080 0585395403 9780585395401
OCLC Number: 49851711
Notes: "UNRISD, WWF."
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 150 pages) : maps
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction: Social Determinants of Deforestation - A Complex Issue * Principal Questions Guiding the Research * The Case Study Countries * The Extent of Tropical Deforestation and Agricultural Expansion in Developing Countries - Recent Land Use * Tropical Deforestation and Agricultural Expansion in the Case Study Countries - Public Policy-induced Deforestation in Brazil * Deforestation and Agricultural Expansion in Guatemala * China * Malaysia * Linkages with International Trade - Introduction * Brazil * Guatemala * China * Malaysia * Cameroon * Diverse and Changing Linkages * Towards More Sustainable Use of Tropical Agricultural and Forest Resources- Courses and Impacts of Tropical Deforestation in the Case Study Countries * Local-level Constraints and Opportunities * The Crucial Role of National Policies and Institutions * International Reforms * Bibliography * Index
Responsibility: Solon L. Barraclough and Krishna B. Ghimire.
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