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Participatory research in conservation and rural livelihoods : doing science together

Author: Louise Fortmann
Publisher: Hoboken : Wiley-Blackwell, 2008.
Series: Conservation science and practice series
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Participatory Research in Conservation and Rural Livelihoods : Doing Science Together starts from the understanding that all people create knowledge and that the creation of sustainable livelihoods  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louise Fortmann
ISBN: 9781405176798 1405176792
OCLC Number: 608800950
Notes: Literaturangaben.
Description: XXX, 284 Seiten : Illustrationen.
Contents: Contributors. Foreword: Marshall W. Murphree. Acknowledgements. Acronyms and abbreviations. Non-English words. Introduction: doing science together: Louise Fortmann. 1. How participatory research convinced a sceptic: Robin Buruchara. 2. Sharing in innovation: reflections on a partnership to improve livelihoods and resource conservation in the Honduran hillsides: Sally Humphries, Jose Jimenez, Fredy Sierra and Omar Gallardo. 3. Campesinos cientificios: farmer philosophies on participatory research: members of the Association of CIALs of Honduras: Dionisia Corea, Ana Rosa Estrada, Reinaldo Funez, Isidora Garcia, Claros Gomez, Maria Guada, Bonifacio Gutierrez, Angel Hernandez, Jose Amado Hernandez, Melvin Hernandez, Nora Hernandez, Wilmer Hernandez, Cayetana Herrera, Gavina Herrera, Jose Santos Herrera, Juan Pedro Herrera, Toribia Herrera, Marco Lopez, Diogenes Matute, Hilda Mencia, Rosalio Mencia, Luis Alonso Meza, Manuel Meza, Enrique Murillo, Heladia Murillo, Amalia Nunez, Ubaldo Olvera, Andrea Orellana, Damiana Perez and Simeona Perez with Lauren Classen. 4. Retracing the trail to wisdom: doing science together in CibecueL Jonathan W. Long. 5. The land has wisdom: Benrita 'Mae' Burnette and Judy DeHose. 6. What makes a scientist? studying the impacts of harvest in the Pacific Northwest: Heidi L. Ballard. 7. 'She fell out of the sky': salal harvesters' reflections on participatory research: Don Collins, Juan Cruz, Bob Smith and members of the Northwest Research and Harvester Association. 8. 'Research sounds so big ...': collaborative inquiry with women in Drevdagen, Sweden: Seema Arora-Jonsson. 9. For oss ar naturen en lisa for sjalen (where peace comes dropping slow): the forests and nature for us: Asa Bergelin, Margareta Emretsson, Anne Lundgren Halvarsson, Ewa Halvarsson and Anna Ryen. 10. From participation to partnership: devolution, forest communities and CIFOR in Malinau, Indonesia: Eva Wollenberg, Ramses Iwan, Goodwin Limberg, Moira Moeliono, Made Sudana, Asung Uluk, Njau Anau and Miriam van Heist. 11. Malinau villagers' relationship with CIFOR: high hopes, unmet expectations and trusted confidante: Ramses Iwan and Steve Rhee. 12. Rediscovering participation: reflections on the Mhondoro Tree Project: Nontokozo Nemarundwe and Louise Fortmann. 13. Unofanira Kuzvininipisa (you have to be humble): Gift Chidari, Francisca Chirambaguwa, Patricia Matsvimbo and Wisdom Muza. 14. New seeds, new selves, new societies: rural women's reflections on participatory research in plant breeding: Elicelda Guardado Martinez, Lastenia Mendez and Leonarda Ramos Mejia with Jennifer Casolo. 15. Conclusions: Seema Arora-Jonsson, Heidi L. Ballard, Robin Buruchara, Jennifer Casolo, Lauren Classen, Judy DeHose, Margareta Emretsson, Louise Fortmann, Anne Lundgren Halvarsson, Ewa Halvarsson, Sally Humphries, Jonathan W. Long, Marshall W. Murphree, Nontokozo Nemarundwe, Anne Olssen, Steve Rhee, Anna Ryen, Carl Wilmsen and Eva Wollenberg. Appendix A Publications from the participatory research projects. Index
Series Title: Conservation science and practice series
Responsibility: ed. by Louise Fortmann.
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