A land on fire the environmental consequences of the Southeast Asian boom

Main Author: Fahn, James
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Boulder, Colo. Westview Press 2003, c2003
Series:Anthropology online
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Collection: Anthropology Online - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • the fire of knowledge
  • The city : mango madness
  • Tourism : money changers in the monastery
  • Dams : the price of power
  • Logging : guns, trees and refugees
  • Forests and farmers : only the haunted jungles survive
  • The coast : on the edge
  • The pipeline : a snake in the woods
  • Toxics : mercury rising
  • Global issues : north vs. south, green vs. brown
  • Civil-izing society : three bloody days in May
  • Epilogue: Johannesberg: a circus of summits
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-350) and index