skip to content
Fragile tropics of latin america : sustainable management of changing environments Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Fragile tropics of latin america : sustainable management of changing environments

Author: TOSHIE NISHIZAWA; JUHA I UITTO; United Nations Environment Programme.
Publisher: NEW YORK, UNITED NATIONS: UNEP, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
Rating:

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

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: TOSHIE NISHIZAWA; JUHA I UITTO; United Nations Environment Programme.
ISBN: 928080877X 9789280808773
OCLC Number: 932896167
Description: 336 pages
Contents: 1. Introduction / Toshie Nishizawa and Juha I. Uitto --
2. Ecological prospective for tropical Latin America / Gilberto C. Gallopin and Manuel Winograd --
3. Rich and poor ecosystems of Amazonia: An approach to management / Emilio F. Moran --
4. Archaeological perspectives on the potential of Amazonia for intensive exploitation / Betty J. Meggers --
5. Distribution and interannual variability of rainfall in Brazil / Minoru Tanaka, Akio Tsuchiya and Toshie Nishizawa --
6. Waters and wetlands of Brazilian Amazonia: An uncertain future / Hilgard O'Reilly Sternberg --
7. A fragile capitalism in a fragile environment: Entrepreneurs and state bureaucracies in the free zone of Manaus / Roberto Motta --
8. Aquatic and land fauna management among the floodplain riberenos of the Peruvian Amazon / Mario Hiraoka --
9. Subsistence- and market-oriented agroforestry in the Peruvian Amazon / Christine Padoch and Wil de Jong --
10. Local management of forest resources in a rural community in north-east Peru / Miguel Pinedo-Vasquez, Daniel Zarin and Peter Jipp --
11. White sand soils in North-East Brazil / Eiji Matsumoto --
12. Changing aspects of drought-deciduous vegetation in the semi-arid region of North-East Brazil / Ichiroku Hayashi --
13. Characteristics and utilization of tree species in the semi-arid woodland of North-East Brazil / Toshie Nishizawa, Akio Tsuchiya and Maria Magdalena Vieira Pinto --
14. Drought, irrigation, and changes in the sertao of North-East Brazil / Isao Saito and Noritaka Yagasaki.
Responsibility: edited by toshie nishizawa & juha i. uitto.

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/932896167> # Fragile tropics of latin america : sustainable management of changing environments
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "932896167" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/onc> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8913892868#Place/new_york_united_nations> ; # NEW YORK, UNITED NATIONS
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8913892868#Person/uitto_juha_i> ; # JUHA I. UITTO
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8913892868#Person/nishizawa_toshie> ; # TOSHIE NISHIZAWA
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8913892868#Organization/united_nations_environment_programme> ; # United Nations Environment Programme.
    schema:datePublished "1995" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/8913892868> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Fragile tropics of latin america : sustainable management of changing environments"@en ;
    schema:productID "932896167" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/932896167#PublicationEvent/new_york_united_nations_unep_1995> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8913892868#Agent/unep> ; # UNEP
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9789280808773> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/932896167> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8913892868#Organization/united_nations_environment_programme> # United Nations Environment Programme.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "United Nations Environment Programme." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8913892868#Person/nishizawa_toshie> # TOSHIE NISHIZAWA
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "NISHIZAWA" ;
    schema:givenName "TOSHIE" ;
    schema:name "TOSHIE NISHIZAWA" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8913892868#Person/uitto_juha_i> # JUHA I. UITTO
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "UITTO" ;
    schema:givenName "JUHA I." ;
    schema:name "JUHA I. UITTO" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8913892868#Place/new_york_united_nations> # NEW YORK, UNITED NATIONS
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "NEW YORK, UNITED NATIONS" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9789280808773>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "928080877X" ;
    schema:isbn "9789280808773" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/932896167>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/932896167> ; # Fragile tropics of latin america : sustainable management of changing environments
    schema:dateModified "2019-02-13" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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