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Resource sustainability and Caribbean development

Author: Duncan F M McGregor; David Barker; Sally Lloyd-Evans
Publisher: Kingston, Jamaica : The Press, University of the West Indies, 1998.
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This is a study of resource sustainability and Caribbean development.

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Resource sustainability and Caribbean development.
Kingston, Jamaica : The Press, University of the West Indies, 1998
(OCoLC)652505752
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Duncan F M McGregor; David Barker; Sally Lloyd-Evans
ISBN: 9766400679 9789766400675
OCLC Number: 40925776
Description: xx, 408 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Sustainable development and the Caribbean: geographical perspectives / Sally Lloyd Evans, Duncan F.M. McGregor, and David Barker --
Climactic changes in the eastern Caribbean over the pst 150 years and some implications in planning sustainable development / Rory P.D. Walsh --
From plantopolis to mini-metropolis in the eastern Caribbean: reflections on urban sustainability / Robert B. Potter --
Micro-metropolis in the eastern Caribbean: the example of St. Lucia --
Population, poverty, and sustainable development in the US Virgin Islands / Frank L. Mills --
Sustainability and development in tourism on the islands of Barbados, St. Lucia, and Dominica / Lesley France --
Offshore finance and tourism as development strategies: Bermuda and the British West Indies / Stephen A. Royle --
The role of ecotourism in Grenada: a marketing ploy or a step towards sustainable development? / Nancy K. Woodfield --
Living in poverty in Linden, Guyana in the 1990s: bauxite, the 'development of poverty', and household coping mechanisms / Linda J. Peake --
Gender, ethnicity, and small business development in Trinidad: progress for sustainable job creation / Sally Lloyd Evans --
The Tenantries of Barbados: a sustainable housing system / Mark R. Watson --
Living with the sugar legacy: international policy change and local level impact in rural Jamaica / Michelle Harrison --
Changing farming systems: from estate holdings to model farms, gleanings from Grenada, 1940-92 / John S. Brierley --
Rural change and agricultural sustainability: the Rio Grande Valley Project, Portland, Jamaica / Paulette Meikle --
The sustainability of small-scale agricultural systems in the Millbank area of the Rio Grande Valley, Portland, Jamaica / Vileitha Davis-Morrison --
Traditional agroforestry for sustainable development in Jamaica: exploratory observations / Andrew McCoubrey --
Protection of the hillsides occupied by small farmers in Jamaica: lessons of history and prospects for public initiatives / David T. Edwards --
Yam farmers on the edge of Cockpit Country: aspects of resource use and sustainability / David Barker --
Invasion of the Cockpits: patterns of encroachment in to the wet limestone rainforest of Cockpit Country, Jamaica / David J. Miller --
The artisanal fishery of the Black Rivers Lower Morass, Jamaica: a traditional system of resource management / Althea M. Johnson.
Responsibility: edited by Duncan F.M. McGregor, David Barker, and Sally Lloyd Evans.

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