Science, Society and Power: Environmental Knowledge and Policy in West Africa and the Caribbean

Science, Society and Power: Environmental Knowledge and Policy in West Africa and the Caribbean

by James Fairhead, Melissa Leach, David E. Klein
     
 

A comparative ethnography of scientific and policy practice in African and Caribbean settings.See more details below

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A comparative ethnography of scientific and policy practice in African and Caribbean settings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521828741
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/31/2003
Pages:
284
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.91(d)

Table of Contents

1. Science and society: an ethnographic approach; 2. Science and globalising in governance; 3. Science and policy in Trinidad and Guinea: comparative settings; 4. Biodiversity and conservation in Guinea; 5. Biodiversity and conservation in Trinidad; 6. Sustainable timber production and forest management in Guinea; 7. Sustainable timber production and forest management in Trinidad; 8. Science and policy in society: mass-media and education; 9. Reflections on science, society and power.

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