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Natural Resource Management Set

Series: Earthscan Library Collection: Natural Resource Management

Earthscan

Hardback | Oct 2009 | #223349 | ISBN-13: 9781849710114
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About this book

The Natural Resource Management Set consists of key texts in the field written by prestigious authors from backgrounds as diverse as forestry, economics, sociology and politics that comprehensively illuminates all aspects of the development of natural resource management. In the last two decades, environmental threats and the challenge of sustainability have moved to the very centre of political, business and, increasingly, personal agendas. The Earthscan Library Collection has been created to bring back into print the seminal texts in sustainability from the past 25 years. The Collection offers a unique opportunity to gain broad, archival coverage of all aspects of sustainability. It allows the individual as well as institutional purchaser the ability to acquire volumes by many of the most well-respected thinkers and authors across the subject.


Contents

- After the Green Revolution: Sustainable agriculture for development By Gordon R. Conway and Edward B. Barbier - 210 pp
- Asking the Earth: Farms, Forestry and Survival in India By Winin Pereira and Jeremy Seabrook - 244 pp
- Controlling Tropical Deforestation By Alan Grainger - 314 pp
- Forest Politics: The Evolution of International Cooperation By David Humphreys - 324 pp
- Genes from the Wild: Using Wild Genetic Resources for Food and Raw Materials By Robert and Christine Prescott-Allen - 116 pp
- No Timber Without Trees: Sustainability in the tropical forest By Duncan Poore - 276 pp
- Our Common Seas: Coasts in Crisis By Don Hinrichsen - 196 pp
- Plantation Politics: Forest plantations in development Edited by Caroline Sargent and Stephen Bass - 196 pp
- Saving the Seed: Genetic diversity and European agriculture By Renée Vellvé - 210 pp
- Saving the Tropical Forests By Judith Gradwohl and Russell Greenberg - 212 pp
- The Politics of Industrial Agriculture By Tracey Clunies-Ross and Nicholas Hildyard - 172 pp
- The Rural Economy and the British Countryside Edited by Paul Allanson and Martin Whitby - 244 pp
- The Threatening Desert: Controlling desertification By Alan Grainger - 388 pp
- The Water Crisis: Constructing solutions to freshwater pollution By Julie Stauffer - 180 pp
- Trees, People and Power By Peter Utting - 226 pp
- Tropical Deforestation: A socio-economic approach By C. J. Jepma - 336 pp
- Unwelcome Harvest: Agriculture and pollution By Gordon R. Conway and Jules N. Pretty - 676 pp
- Waterlogged Wealth: Why waste the world's wet places By Edward Maltby - 204 pp


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