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Amazonia at the crossroads : the challenge of sustainable development / edited by Anthony Hall.

Publication:
London : Institute of Latin American Studies, c2000.
Format/Description:
Conference/Event
Book
257 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Conference Name:
Amazonia 2000 : Development, Environment and Geopolitics (1998 : London)
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Subjects:
Sustainable forestry.
Amazon River Valley -- Congresses.
Contents:
Deforestation impacts, environmental services and the international community / Philip M. Fearnside
Extractive logging in the Guianas : the need for a regional ecosystemic approach / Wouter Veening and Jessica Groenendijk
Amazonian forest degradation and fragmentation : implications for biodiversity conservation / Thomas E. Lovejoy
Small-scale gold mining in Brazilian Amazonia / David Cleary
Oil development in Ecuador and Peru : law, politics and the environment / Judith Kimerling
Environment and development in Brazilian Amazonia : from protectionism to productive conservation / Anthony Hall
Agro-ecological zoning in Rondônia, Brazil : what are the lessons? / Dennis J. Mahar
Strategies for Amazonian forest restoration : evidence for afforestation in five regions of the Brazilian Amazon / Emilio F. Moran ... [et al.]
Agroforestry development and prospects in the Brazilian Amazon / Nigel J.H. Smith
Avoiding a tragedy of the Commons : recent developments in the management of Amazonian fisheries / David G. McGrath
Biodiversity, genetic resources and indigenous peoples in Amazonia : (re)discovering the wealth of traditional resources of native Amazonians / Darrell Addison Posey
Strategic perceptions and frontier policies in Brazil / René Armand Dreifuss.
Notes:
"This book comprises a series of papers presented at the conference Amazonia 2000..."--p. [iii].
Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-257).
Contributor:
Hall, Anthony L., 1947-
ISBN:
1900039311
OCLC:
43806166