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The Resource The Fragile tropics of Latin America : sustainable management of changing environments, edited by Toshie Nishizawa and Juha I. Uitto

The Fragile tropics of Latin America : sustainable management of changing environments, edited by Toshie Nishizawa and Juha I. Uitto

Label
The Fragile tropics of Latin America : sustainable management of changing environments
Title
The Fragile tropics of Latin America
Title remainder
sustainable management of changing environments
Statement of responsibility
edited by Toshie Nishizawa and Juha I. Uitto
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Amazonia and adjacent lands have tremendous environmental variations, and approaches to the sustainable management of these fragile lands must be different. Geographers Hiraoka, Nishizawa, Sternberg, and Yagasaki have important contributions among the 14 articles"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57.
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
363.7/0098
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
GE190.L29
LC item number
F73 1995eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1929-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nishizawa, Toshie
  • Uitto, Juha I
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental policy
  • Ecology
  • Ecology
  • SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Ecology
  • Environmental policy
  • Latin America
  • Tropics
Summary URI
http://www.loc.gov/hlas
Label
The Fragile tropics of Latin America : sustainable management of changing environments, edited by Toshie Nishizawa and Juha I. Uitto
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The ecological outlook: Ecological prospective for tropical Latin America / Gilberto C. Gallopín and Manuel Winograd. Rich and poor ecosystems of Amazonia : an approach to management / Emilio F. Moran. Archaeological perspectives on the potential of Amazonia for intensive exploitation / Betty J. Meggers. Distribution and interannual variability of rainfall in Brazil / Minoru Tanaka, Akio Tsuchiya, and Toshie Nishizawa -- pt. 2. The Brazilian Amazon: Waters and wetlands of Brazilian Amazonia : an uncertain fu
Control code
44965368
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 325 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789280808773
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44965368
Label
The Fragile tropics of Latin America : sustainable management of changing environments, edited by Toshie Nishizawa and Juha I. Uitto
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The ecological outlook: Ecological prospective for tropical Latin America / Gilberto C. Gallopín and Manuel Winograd. Rich and poor ecosystems of Amazonia : an approach to management / Emilio F. Moran. Archaeological perspectives on the potential of Amazonia for intensive exploitation / Betty J. Meggers. Distribution and interannual variability of rainfall in Brazil / Minoru Tanaka, Akio Tsuchiya, and Toshie Nishizawa -- pt. 2. The Brazilian Amazon: Waters and wetlands of Brazilian Amazonia : an uncertain fu
Control code
44965368
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 325 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789280808773
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44965368

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