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Sustainability and communities of place / edited by Carl A. Maida.

Publication:
New York : Berghahn Books, 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
viii, 261 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Series:
Studies in environmental anthropology and ethnobiology ; v. 5
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Subjects:
Sustainable development.
Community life.
Contents:
Local and global knowledges
Sustainability: where, when, for whom? past, present, and future of a local rural population in a protected natural area (Guaraquecaba, Brazil) / Claude Raynaut, Magda Zanoni, Angela Ferreira, and Paulo Lana
Alaska native corporations and subsistence : paradoxical forces in the making of sustainable communities / Thomas F. Thornton
Communities out of place / Johanna Gibson
"Talking about kultura and signing contracts" : the bureaucratization of the environment on Palawan island (the Philippines) / Dario Novellino
Local practices : adaptive strategies and state responses
Does everyone suffer alike? race, class, and place in Hungarian environmentalism / Krista Harper
Attachment sustains : the glue of prepared food / Deborah Pellow
Globalization, local practice, and sustainability in the high plains region of the United States / Janet E. Benson
Quality of life, sustainability, and urbanization of the Oxnard Plain, California / Barbara Yablon Maida and Carl A. Maida
Social capital, civic engagement, and globalization
Linked indicators of sustainability build bridges of trust / Kenneth A. Meter
The design of the built environment and social capital : case study of a coastal town
Facing rapid changes / Karla Caser
Sociomaterial communication, community, and ecosustainability in the global era / Richard Westra
The prospect of sustainability in the culture of capitalism, global culture, and globalization : a diachronic perspective / Snjezana Colic.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Maida, Carl A.
ISBN:
1845450167 (alk. paper)
9781845450168 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
70176792