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People, plants, and justice : the politics of nature conservation

Author: Charles Zerner
Publisher: New York, NY : Columbia Univ. Press, 2000.
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Probing the social and environmental consequences of market-linked nature conservation schemes, this work asserts that there is no universal entity, "the market". It argues that analysis and remedies  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Fallstudie
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Zerner
ISBN: 0231108109 9780231108102 0231108117 9780231108119
OCLC Number: 237412328
Description: XVII, 449 Seiten : Illustrationen, Diagramme, Karten
Contents: I: Across the Terrain Introduction: Toward a Broader Vision of Justice and Nature Conservation, by Charles Zerner 1. Contested Communities, Malignant Markets, and Gilded Governance: Justice, Resource Extraction, and Conservation in the, by Michael J. Watts 2. Beyond Distributive Justice: Resource Extraction and Environmental Justice in the Tropics, by Richard A. Schroeder II: On Location: Case Studies 3. Justice for Whom? Contemporary Images of Amazonia, by Candace Slater 4. Outrage in Rubber and Oil: Extractivism, Indigenous Peoples, and Justice in the Upper Amazon, by Soren Hvalkof 5. Land, Justice, and the Politics of Conservation in Tanzania, by Roderick P. Neumann 6. Rebellion, Representation, and Enfranchisement in the Forest Villages of Makacoulibantang, Eastern Senegal, by Jesse C. Ribot 7. The Damar Agroforests of Krui, Indonesia: Justice for Forest Farmers, by Geneviave Michon, Hubert de Foresta, Kusworo, and Patrice Levang 8. Tropical Forests Forever? A Contextual Ecology of Bentian Rattan Agroforestry Systems, by Stephanie Gorson Fried 9. Global Markets, Local Injustice in Southeast Asian Seas: The Live Fish Trade and Local Fishers in the Togean Islands of Sulawesi, by Celia Lowe 10. Exploitation of Gaharu, and Forest Conservation Efforts in the Kayan Mentarang National Park, East Kalimantan, Indonesia, by Frank Momberg, Rajindra Puri, and Timothy Jessup 11. The Meaning of the Manatee: An Examination of Community-Based Ecotourism Discourse and Practice in Gales Point, Belize, by Jill M. Belsky 12. Profits, Prunus, and the Prostate: International Trade in Tropical Bark, by Anthony Balfour Cunningham and Michelle Cuninngham 13. A Tale of Two Villages: Culture, Conservation, and Ecocolonialism in Samoa, by Paul Alan Cox 14. One in Ten Thousand? The Cameroon Case of Ancistrocladus korupensis, by Sarah A. Laird, A. B. Cunningham, and Estherine Lisinge 15. The Fate of the Collections: Social Justice and the Annexation of Plant Genetic Resources, by Bronwyn Parry
Responsibility: Charles Zerner, ed.
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A timely book that will contribute significantly to the worldwide effort to right the wrongs that are being done. -- J. Elliott Northeastern Naturalist

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