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Beyond the sacred forest : complicating conservation in Southeast Asia

Author: Michael Dove; Percy E Sajise; Amity Appell Doolittle
Publisher: Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2011.
Series: New ecologies for the twenty-first century.
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Scholars rethink the translation of environmental concepts between East and West, particularly ideas of nature and culture; what conservation might mean; and how conservation policy is applied and  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Beyond the sacred forest
Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2011
(DLC) 2010038076
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Dove; Percy E Sajise; Amity Appell Doolittle
ISBN: 9780822347811 0822347814 9780822347965 0822347962 9780822393078 0822393077
OCLC Number: 663459758
Description: xiii, 372 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: The wild and the tame in protected-areas management in peninsular Malaysia / Lye Tuck-Po --
The implications of plantation agriculture for biodiversity in peninsular Malaysia : a historical analysis / Jeyamalar Kathirithamby-Wells --
Rubber kills the land and saves the community : an undisciplined commodity / Michael R. Dove --
Adat argument and discursive power : land tenure struggles in Krui, Indonesia / Upik Djalins --
Redefining native customary law : struggles over property rights between native peoples and colonial rulers in Sabah, Malaysia, 1950-1996 / Amity A. Doolittle --
The social life of boundaries : competing territorial claims and conservation planning in the Danau Sentarum Wildlife Reserve, West Kalimantan, Indonesia / Emily E. Harwell --
Interpreting "Indigenous Peoples and Sustainable Resource Use" : the case of the T'boli in the southern Philippines / Levita Duhaylungsod --
The historical demography of resource use in a Swidden community in West Kalimantan / Endah Sulistyawati --
The ecological implications of central versus local governance : the contest over integrated pest management in Indonesia / Yunita T. Winarto.
Series Title: New ecologies for the twenty-first century.
Responsibility: edited by Michael R. Dove, Percy E. Sajise, and Amity A. Doolittle.


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