Working Forests in the Neotropics: Conservation through Sustainable Management?

Working Forests in the Neotropics: Conservation through Sustainable Management?

by Daniel J. Zarin
     
 

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By focusing on a set of critical issues and case studies, this book explores of the polarized debate over production-oriented forestry and the chances of achieving forest conservation through sustainable management.

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By focusing on a set of critical issues and case studies, this book explores of the polarized debate over production-oriented forestry and the chances of achieving forest conservation through sustainable management.

Editorial Reviews

BioScience - Ken Smith
This work should be required reading for foresters, biologists, and social scientists.

Choice
An excellent supplementary text... Recommended.

BioScience
This work should be required reading for foresters, biologists, and social scientists.

— Ken Smith

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231503037
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
02/05/2005
Series:
Biology and Resource Management Series
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
416
File size:
11 MB
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Meet the Author

Daniel J. Zarin is an Associate Professor in the School of Forest Resources and Conservation at the University of Florida, where he is Director of the Working Forests in the Tropics Program.

Janaki R. R. Alavalapati is an Associate Professor in the School of Forest Resources and Conservation, University of Florida.

Francis E. Putz is a Professor of Botany at the University of Florida and a Senior Research Associate at the Center for International Forestry Research. 

Marianne Schmink is Professor of Latin American Studies and Anthropology at the University of Florida, where she is Director of the Tropical Conservation and Development program.


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