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Slash-and-burn agriculture : the search for alternatives

Author: C A Palm; Alternatives to Slash-and-Burn (Programme)
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2005.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Computer network resources
Conference papers and proceedings
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Slash-and-burn agriculture.
New York : Columbia University Press, ©2005
(DLC) 2005041380
Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: C A Palm; Alternatives to Slash-and-Burn (Programme)
ISBN: 9780231134507 0231134509 9780231134514 0231134517 0231508832 9780231508834
OCLC Number: 568385610
Notes: A collaborative publication by the Alternatives to Slash and Burn Consortium, the World Agroforestry Centre, the Earth Institute at Columbia University, and the University of California, Davis.
Description: 1 online resource (xxiv, 463 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1. Alternatives to slash and burn : challenge and approaches of an international consortium / Pedro A. Sanchez / Cheryl A. Palm / Joyce Kasyoki / Thomas P. Tomich / Stephen A. Vosti --
2. Carbon losses and sequestration after land use change in the humid tropics / Cheryl A. Palm / Meine van Noordwijk / Paul L. Woomer / Julio C. Alegre / Luis Arevalo / Carlos E. Castilla / Divonzil G. Cordeiro / Kurniatun Hairiah / Jean Kotto-Same / Appolinaire Moukam / William J. Parton / Auberto Ricse / Vanda Rodrigues / Syukur M. Sitompul --
3. Greenhouse gas fluxes in slash and burn and alternative land use practices in Sumatra, Indonesia / Daniel Murdiyarso / Haruo Tsuruta / Shigehiro Ishizuka / Kurniatun Hairiah / Cheryl A. Palm --
4. potential role of above-ground biodiversity indicators in assessing best-bet alternatives to slash and burn / Andrew N. Gillison --
5. Below-ground biodiversity assessment : developing a key functional group approach in best-bet alternatives to slash and burn / David E. Bignell / Jerome Tondoh / Luc Dibog / Shiou Pin Huang / Fatima Moreira / Dieudonne Nwaga / Beto Pashanasi / Eliane Guimaraes Pereira / Francis-Xavier Susilo / Michael J. Swift --
6. Sustainability of tropical land use systems after forest conversion / Kurniatun Hairiah / Meine van Noordwijk / Stephan Weise --
7. forest for the trees : the effects of macroeconomic factors on deforestation in Brazil and Indonesia / Andrea Cattaneo / Nu Nu San --
8. Sustainable forest management for smallholder farmers in the Brazilian Amazon / Marcus V.N. d'Oliveira / Michael D. Swaine / David F.R.P. Burslem / Evaldo M. Braz / Henrique J.B. de Araujo --
9. Permanent smallholder rubber agroforestry systems in Sumatra, Indonesia / Gede Wibawa / Sinung Hendratno / Meine van Noordwijk.
Responsibility: edited by Cheryl A. Palm [and others].
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