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Title Tropical forests of Oceania : anthropological perspectives / editors: Joshua A. Bell, Paige West and Colin Filer
Published Acton, A.C.T. ANU Press, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 264 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Asia-Pacific environment monograph ; 10
Asia-Pacific environment monograph ; 10
Contents Introduction / Joshua A. Bell, Paige West and Colin Filer -- Wildlands, deserted bays and other bushy metaphors of Pacific place / Alexander Mawyer -- Non-pristine forests : a long-term history of land transformation in the western Solomons / Edvard Hviding -- Forests of gold : from mining to logging (and back again) / Jamon Alex Halvaksz -- The impact of mining development on settlement patterns, firewood availability and forest structure in Porgera / Jerry K. Jacka -- The structural violence of resource extraction in the Purari Delta / Joshua A. Bell -- The fate of Crater Mountain : forest conservation in the eastern highlands of Papua New Guinea / Paige West and Enock Kale -- How April Salumei became the REDD queen / Colin Filer -- Representational excess in recent attempts to acquire forest carbon in the Kamula Doso area, Western Province, Papua New Guinea / Michael Wood -- 'Evergreen' and REDD+ in the forests of Oceania / Jennifer Gabriel
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Text in English
Subject Forest conservation -- Oceania.
Forests and forestry -- Oceania.
Human ecology -- Oceania.
Rain forests -- Oceania.
Form Electronic book
Author Bell, Joshua A., editor
Filer, Colin, editor
West, Paige, 1969- editor
ISBN 1925022730 (electronic bk)
9781925022735 (electronic bk)