skip to content
Forest policy : a contribution to resource development Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Forest policy : a contribution to resource development

Author: F C Hummel
Publisher: The Hague ; Boston : M. Nijhoff/W. Junk ; Higham, MA : Distributors for the U.S. and Canada, Kluwer Boston, ©1984.
Series: Forestry sciences, v. 12.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: F C Hummel
ISBN: 9024728835 9789024728831
OCLC Number: 9970100
Description: xx, 310 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1 Forests and Forestry in National Life.- 1.1 Introduction.- 1.1.1 Forest 1.- 1.1.2 Forestry.- 1.1.3 Forest policy.- 1.2 Past developments.- 1.3 The role of forests and Forestry.- 1.3.1 Forest functions.- 1.3.2 Forestry, the art of managing forests.- 1.4 Policy aspects of forest management.- 1.5 Forestry in relation to other policies.- 1.6 Co-ordination of policies.- References.- 2 The World Perspective.- 2.1 Introduction.- 2.2 The forest resource.- 2.2.1 Land use categories.- 2.2.2 Main types of forest.- 2.2.3 Standing volume.- 2.2.4 The outlook for the forest resource.- 2.2.5 Man-made forests.- 2.3 World trends in wood consumption and supply.- 2.3.1 Present consumption of forest products.- 2.3.2 The wood harvest.- 2.3.3 International trade in forest products.- 2.3.4 The growing interest in long-term outlook studies.- 2.3.5 Major long-term studies.- 2.3.6 The world outlook.- 2.4 International implications for national policies.- Notes.- References.- 3 The Production Functions.- 3.1 Forest products.- 3.1.1 Wood in the world economy.- 3.1.2 Factors influencing the consumption of industrial wood.- 3.1.3 The industrial wood products.- 3.1.4 Trends in the structure of wood consumption.- 3.1.5 Forest products other than wood.- 3.2 Forest production.- 3.2.1 Introduction.- 3.2.2 Past developments.- 3.2.3 Some policy aspects.- 3.2.4 The principle of sustained yield.- 3.2.5 The rotation period and its function.- 3.2.6 Natural forests and plantations.- 3.2.7 Permanent or interrupted biological production.- 3.2.8 How to increase wood production.- 3.3 Marketing.- 3.3.1 The market economies.- 3.3.2 The centrally planned economies.- 3.4 Forest policy and forest industry.- 3.4.1 Introduction.- 3.4.2 Forecasting supply and consumption.- 3.4.3 Forest industries - objectives and options.- 3.4.4 The relations between forestry and forest industry.- References.- 4 The Service Functions.- 4.1 Protection of the environment.- 4.1.1 The general situation.- 4.1.2 The water cycle.- 4.1.3 The atmosphere.- 4.1.4 The soil.- 4.1.5 Wildlife and landscape.- 4.2 Recreation.- 4.2.1 Introduction.- 4.2.2 General recreation.- 4.2.3 Specific recreational uses.- 4.3 Urban forestry.- 4.4 Evaluation and financing of service functions.- 4.4.1 Introduction.- 4.4.2 Methods of evaluation.- 4.4.3 Methods of financing.- References.- 5 Some Special Topics.- 5.1 Forest protection.- 5.1.1 Introduction.- 5.1.2 Past developments.- 5.1.3 Causes of damage.- Forest clearance.- Over-exploitation.- Damage by game.- Damage by grazing.- Air pollution.- Forest pollution on the ground.- Fire.- Wind and snow.- Insects and fungi.- 5.1.4 General policy implications.- 5.2 The concept of biomass.- 5.2.1 Introduction.- 5.2.2 History.- 5.2.3 Policy aspects.- 5.3 Wood and energy.- 5.3.1 Introduction.- 5.3.2 Some facts and figures.- 5.3.3 Policy implications.- 5.4 Tropical moist forest.- 5.4.1 Introduction.- 5.4.2 History.- 5.4.3 Policy considerations.- 5.4.4 Policy options.- 5.5 Farm Forestry.- 5.5.1 Introduction.- 5.5.2 Types of farm forests.- 5.5.3 The dynamics in farm forestry.- 5.5.4 Forest policy and farm forestry.- 5.6 Agroforestry.- 5.6.1 Introduction.- 5.6.2 History.- 5.6.3 Policy aspects.- 5.7 Rural community development.- 5.7.1 Introduction.- 5.7.2 Developing countries.- 5.7.3 Developed countries.- References.- 6 Institutions And Administration.- 6.1 Forest ownership.- 6.1.1 State forests.- 6.1.2 Forests owned by individuals.- 6.1.3 Communal forests.- 6.1.4 Co-operative forests.- 6.1.5 Forests owned by industry.- 6.1.6 Forests owned by institutions.- 6.1.7 Policy considerations.- 6.2 Legislation.- 6.2.1 General considerations.- 6.2.2 Drafting and reviewing forest legislation.- 6.2.3 Specific legal issues (land, production, protection).- 6.3 Taxation and incentives.- 6.3.1 Taxation.- 6.3.2 Incentives.- 6.4 Education and training.- 6.4.1 University level (forest officers).- 6.4.2 Technical level (foresters).- 6.4.3 Operational level (forest workers).- 6.4.4 Refresher courses.- 6.4.5 Courses to obtain additional qualifications.- 6.4.6 Informing the public.- 6.5 Research.- 6.5.1 History.- 6.5.2 Scope.- 6.5.3 Organization.- 6.5.4 Policy priorities.- 6.5.5 International co-operation.- 6.6 The government forest services.- 6.6.1 Ministerial responsibility.- 6.6.2 Forest authority and state forest enterprise.- 6.6.3 Structures.- 6.6.4 Finance.- 6.7 Personnel.- 6.7.1 Professional, technical and administrative personnel.- 6.7.2 Forest workers.- References.- 7 International Organizations and Conferences.- 7.1 The background.- 7.2 Worldwide governmental organizations.- 7.2.1 FAO.- 7.2.2 UNESCO.- 7.2.3 UNEP.- 7.2.4 UNCTAD.- 7.2.5 UNIDO.- 7.2.6 WMO.- 7.2.7 ILO.- 7.2.8 World bank.- 7.2.9 World food programme.- 7.3 Worldwide non-governmental organizations.- 7.3.1 IUFRO.- 7.3.2 IUCN.- 7.3.3 WWF.- 7.3.4 ICRAF.- 7.4 Regional and other groups.- 7.4.1 United Nations Regional Economic Commissions (ECE, ECA, ECLA, ESCAP, ECWA).- 7.4.2 OECD.- 7.4.3 EEC.- 7.4.4 Regional development banks.- 7.4.5 Other regional groups.- 7.5 Problems and achievements.- Annex: Addresses of International Organizations.- 8 Policy Formation.- 8.1 The framework.- 8.1.1 General points.- 8.1.2 Responsibilities.- 8.1.3 Public involvement.- 8.1.4 Steps in policy formation.- 8.1.5 Implementation.- 8.2 Practice.- 8.2.1 The need for new policies.- 8.2.2 The direction of change - developing countries.- 8.2.3 The direction of change - developed countries.- 8.2.4 The process of policy formation.- 8.2.5 Concluding remarks.- References.- Annex: Objectives and Principles of Forestry Policy (Proposal by EEC Commission).
Series Title: Forestry sciences, v. 12.
Responsibility: edited by F.C. Hummel.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/9970100> # Forest policy : a contribution to resource development
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "9970100" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836630543#Place/the_hague> ; # The Hague
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> ; # Boston
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836630543#Place/higham_ma> ; # Higham, MA
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ne> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/333.75/e19/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836630543#Thing/natural_resources_forests> ; # Natural resources: Forests
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836630543#Topic/forest_policy> ; # Forest policy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836630543#Topic/politique_forestiere> ; # Politique forestière
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/56670245> ; # Frederick Cornelius Hummel
    schema:copyrightYear "1984" ;
    schema:datePublished "1984" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/836630543> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836630543#Series/forestry_sciences> ; # Forestry sciences ;
    schema:name "Forest policy : a contribution to resource development"@en ;
    schema:productID "9970100" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/9970100#PublicationEvent/the_hague_boston_m_nijhoff_w_junk_higham_ma_distributors_for_the_u_s_and_canada_kluwer_boston_1984> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836630543#Agent/distributors_for_the_u_s_and_canada_kluwer_boston> ; # Distributors for the U.S. and Canada, Kluwer Boston
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836630543#Agent/m_nijhoff_w_junk> ; # M. Nijhoff/W. Junk
    schema:url <http://swbplus.bsz-bw.de/bsz03283943xcov.htm> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9789024728831> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB8441306> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/9970100> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> # Boston
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Boston" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836630543#Agent/distributors_for_the_u_s_and_canada_kluwer_boston> # Distributors for the U.S. and Canada, Kluwer Boston
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Distributors for the U.S. and Canada, Kluwer Boston" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836630543#Agent/m_nijhoff_w_junk> # M. Nijhoff/W. Junk
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "M. Nijhoff/W. Junk" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836630543#Series/forestry_sciences> # Forestry sciences ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/9970100> ; # Forest policy : a contribution to resource development
    schema:name "Forestry sciences ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836630543#Thing/natural_resources_forests> # Natural resources: Forests
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "Natural resources: Forests" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836630543#Topic/politique_forestiere> # Politique forestière
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Politique forestière"@en ;
    schema:name "Politique forestière"@fr ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/56670245> # Frederick Cornelius Hummel
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1915" ;
    schema:familyName "Hummel" ;
    schema:givenName "Frederick Cornelius" ;
    schema:givenName "F. C." ;
    schema:name "Frederick Cornelius Hummel" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9789024728831>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "9024728835" ;
    schema:isbn "9789024728831" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/9970100#PublicationEvent/the_hague_boston_m_nijhoff_w_junk_higham_ma_distributors_for_the_u_s_and_canada_kluwer_boston_1984>
    a schema:PublicationEvent ;
    schema:location <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836630543#Place/higham_ma> ; # Higham, MA
    schema:location <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> ; # Boston
    schema:location <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836630543#Place/the_hague> ; # The Hague
    schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836630543#Agent/distributors_for_the_u_s_and_canada_kluwer_boston> ; # Distributors for the U.S. and Canada, Kluwer Boston
    schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836630543#Agent/m_nijhoff_w_junk> ; # M. Nijhoff/W. Junk
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.