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Change and development in Borneo

selected papers from the first extraordinary conference of the Borneo Research Council, August 4-9, 1990

by Borneo Research Council (Williamsburg, Va.). Extraordinary Conference

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Published by The Council in Williamsburg, Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Borneo
    • Subjects:
    • Borneo -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Vinson H. Sutlive.
      GenreCongresses.
      SeriesBorneo Research Council proceedings series.
      ContributionsSutlive, Vinson H.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS646.3 .B72 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 342 p. :
      Number of Pages342
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1441512M
      ISBN 100962956821
      LC Control Number93073692
      OCLC/WorldCa31139934

      A special feature of this volume will be an introduction to the history of photography of North Borneo. That may eventually deserve a book in its own right. The hallmark of this publication will be full colour printing on high quality paper, which can be particularly striking in .   The Borneo Bulletin (online, Fhhtm) refers to a book, presumably the same one, entitled The Brunei Museum: The Anniversary of the Brunei Museums Department Brunei Times (1 July ) Officially launched by Pehin Haji Adanan bin BPSK Mohd Yussof, Minister of Home Affairs, NBD, at a ceremony on the previous day in Gadong.

        Environmental Change in South-East Asia brings together scholars, journalists, consultants and NGO activists to explore the interaction of people, politics and ecology. Ostensibly "green" activities - plantation forestry, eco-tourism, hydro-electricity - are revealed as guises used by elites to promote their own political and economic interests. Synopsis This edited book is the first major review of what has been achieved in Borneo Studies to date. Chapters in this book situate research on Borneo within the general disciplinary fields of the social sciences, with the weight of attention devoted to anthropological research and related fields such as development studies, gender studies, environmental studies, social policy studies and.

        Winner of Readers' Favorite Awards in the travel book category. Finding Myself in Borneo is an honest and buoyant chronicle of a young Canadian man’s adventures during , while teaching secondary school as a CUSO volunteer in Sabah, Malaysia (North Borneo). Travel with Neill McKee on his unique journey through vibrant Asian Reviews: Climate change Deforestation and forest degradation account for up to 20 per cent of global man-made CO2 emissions. WWF projections indicate that if the island of Borneo continues at its current rate of deforestation, it will be severely affected by climate change through the increased risk of floods and forest fires, human health impacts, changes in agricultural yields and damage to.


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Change and development in Borneo by Borneo Research Council (Williamsburg, Va.). Extraordinary Conference Download PDF EPUB FB2

Borneo: Change and Development seeks to provide the necessary context - historical, economic, environmental, and social - within which to evaluate such issues. It is also the first book to examine change and development for the island as a whole.

Change and development in Borneo: selected papers from the first extraordinary conference of the Borneo Research Council, AugustAuthor: Vinson H Sutlive, Jr. ; Borneo Research Council (Williamsburg, Va.).

This book, the first in the series of Asia-Pacific Environmental Monographs, looks at the political complexities of forest management across the whole island of Borneo, tackling issues of tenure, land use change and resource competition, 'tradition' versus 'modernity', disputes within and between communities, between communities and private firms, or between communities and : Paperback.

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News and Announcements It is with deep sadness that the Editorial Board of Development and Change shares the news that Martin Doornbos, one of the founding editors and a guiding spirit of the journal, passed away on 7 July Essays on Borneo societies. Victor T. King. Oxford University Press, - History - pages.

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