Books  Habitats, Ecosystems & Natural Spaces  Forests - General & Temperate 

A Matter of Mutual Survival: Social Organization of Forest Management in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia

Edited By: Gunter Burkard and Michael Fremery

464 pages, Illus, maps

Lit Verlag

Paperback | Aug 2009 | #182104 | ISBN-13: 9783825814687
Availability: Usually dispatched within 6 days Details
NHBS Price: £44.99 $61/€51 approx

About this book

This volume contains a collection of articles based on empirical social science research in forest margin communities around the Lore Lindu National Park in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. It refers to a worldwide and particularly topical issue, specifically the declining forest resources and man's role in the observed processes of nature degradation. However, it refrains from rather simplistic protectionist approaches which boil down to a separation between man and nature in order to avoid the depletion of natural resources.

Instead, the approach adopted regards the existence or development of co-evolutionary potentials, both in nature and human society, as a precondition for the establishment of a sustainable equilibrium in the interaction between man and nature.


Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Woodland Development

NHBS Price: £34.99 $47/€40 approx

Managing Your Woodland for Wildlife

NHBS Price: £12.99 $18/€15 approx

Atlantic Hazel

NHBS Price: £10.99 $15/€12 approx

Forest Mensuration

NHBS Price: £23.99 $32/€27 approx

Woodland Rides and Glades: Their Management for Wildlife

NHBS Price: £3.15 £3.50 (Save £0.35) $4/€4 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194