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Author Sayer, Jeffrey.

Title The Science of sustainable development : local livelihoods and the global environment / Jeffrey Sayer, Bruce Campbell
Published Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2003

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Description xix, 268 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents Foreword / Claude Martin -- Pt. I. Integrating natural resource management -- 1. The challenge: alleviating poverty and conserving the environment -- 2. Dealing with complexity -- 3. Getting into the system: multiple realities, social learning and adaptive management -- 4. Issues of scale -- 5. Models, knowledge and negotiation -- Pt. II. Realities on the ground -- 6. Institutions for managing natural resources in African savannas -- 7. Forest margins in Indonesia Borneo -- 8. Learning by doing on tropical American hillsides -- Pt. III. The research-management continuum -- 9. The spread of innovations -- 10. Measuring the performance of natural resource systems -- 11. Achieving research-based management
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 248-261) and index
Subject Conservation of natural resources.
Environmental management.
Natural resources -- Management.
Rural development.
Sustainable development.
Author Campbell, B. M. (Bruce Morgan), 1953-
LC no. 2003055143
ISBN 0521534569
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