Question of the Commons: The Culture and Ecology of Communal Resources / Edition 1

Question of the Commons: The Culture and Ecology of Communal Resources / Edition 1

by Bonnie J. McCay
     
 

ISBN-10: 0816512051

ISBN-13: 9780816512058

Pub. Date: 07/01/1990

Publisher: University of Arizona Press

"As population grows, individuals have incentives to expand their exploitation well beyond the optimal yield or capacity of the resource. . . . It is a salutary message, well and diversely substantiated, that should gain the attention of anyone concerned with human ecology, population and resource management, or development."--Science

"This important book

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"As population grows, individuals have incentives to expand their exploitation well beyond the optimal yield or capacity of the resource. . . . It is a salutary message, well and diversely substantiated, that should gain the attention of anyone concerned with human ecology, population and resource management, or development."--Science

"This important book will provide an essential baseline for further work on that issue. . . . It will also be important for research in the anthropology of development and in the ecology of small-scale societies functioning as parts of much larger economic systems."--Choice

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816512058
Publisher:
University of Arizona Press
Publication date:
07/01/1990
Series:
Arizona Studies in Human Ecology
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
439
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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