Getting Biodiversity Projects to Work: Towards More Effective Conservation and Development

Getting Biodiversity Projects to Work: Towards More Effective Conservation and Development

by Thomas O. McShane
     
 

ISBN-10: 0231127642

ISBN-13: 9780231127646

Pub. Date: 07/21/2004

Publisher: Columbia University Press

This book explores both the theoretical and practical underpinnings of integrated conservation and development. It synthesizes existing experience to better inform conservationists and decision makers of the role ICDPs play in conservation and management and analyzes their successes and shortcomings.

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Overview

This book explores both the theoretical and practical underpinnings of integrated conservation and development. It synthesizes existing experience to better inform conservationists and decision makers of the role ICDPs play in conservation and management and analyzes their successes and shortcomings.

Columbia University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231127646
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
07/21/2004
Series:
Biology and Resource Management Series
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.14(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword
Pt. 1The challenge of linking conservation and development
1Integrated conservation and development?3
2Jack of all trades, master of none : inherent contradictions among ICD approaches10
3The pathology of projects35
4Expecting the unattainable : the assumptions behind ICDPs69
Pt. 2Applications and issues
5Fitting ICD into a project framework : a CARE perspective77
6Making biodiversity conservation a land-use priority98
7Yellowstone : a 130-year experiment in integrated conservation and development124
8Parks, projects, and policies : a review of three Costa Rican ICDPs154
9Indigenous peoples and protected areas : the case of the Sibuyan Mangyan Tagabukid, Philippines181
10Land tenure and state property : a comparison of the Korup and Kilum ICDPs in Cameroon208
11Trade-off analysis for integrated conservation and development232
12Transforming approaches to CBNRM : learning from the Luangwa experience in Zambia256
13Ecodevelopment in India290
14Conservation landscapes : whose landscapes? Whose trade-offs?321
15Poverty and forests : sustaining livelihoods in integrated conservation and development340
16Using adaptive management to improve ICDPs372
Pt. 3Conclusion
17The future of integrated conservation and development projects : building on what works397

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