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Nature is Culture: Indigenous Knowledge and Socio-Cultural Aspects of Trees and Forests in Non-European Cultures

Series: Studies in Indigenous Knowledge and Development Series

Edited By: Klaus Seeland

152 pages, Figs, tabs, maps

Practical Action Publishing

Paperback | Dec 1997 | #82838 | ISBN: 1853394106
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About this book

This collection of essays, based on fieldwork in Africa and Asia, studies indigenous beliefs and practices regarding trees and forests, and makes the claim that so-called virgin forests owe much to the indigenous peoples that live in and on the margins of the forests.


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