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The Resource Carving out a future : forests, livelihoods and the international woodcarving trade, edited by Anthony Cunningham, Bruce Campbell and Brian Belcher

Carving out a future : forests, livelihoods and the international woodcarving trade, edited by Anthony Cunningham, Bruce Campbell and Brian Belcher

Label
Carving out a future : forests, livelihoods and the international woodcarving trade
Title
Carving out a future
Title remainder
forests, livelihoods and the international woodcarving trade
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anthony Cunningham, Bruce Campbell and Brian Belcher
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Very little has yet been written about the cultural or economic contributions of woodcarving to people's livelihoods or the consequences of felling hardwood and softwood trees for the international woodcarving trade. Carving Out a Future is the first examination of this trade and its critical links to rural livelihoods biodiversity conservation forestry and the international trade regime. A range of case studies from Australia Bali IndiaAfrica and Mexico provides a lens for examining the critical issues relating to the significant impacts of woodcarving on forests conservation efforts the need
Member of
Dewey number
338.4/768408
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cunningham, A. B
  • Campbell, B. M.
  • Belcher, Brian M.
  • World Wildlife Fund
  • Unesco
  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Series statement
People and plants conservation series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wood-carving industry
  • Wood-carving industry
Label
Carving out a future : forests, livelihoods and the international woodcarving trade, edited by Anthony Cunningham, Bruce Campbell and Brian Belcher
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"WWF; Unesco; Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-286) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Livelihoods, carving and conservation / Brian Belcher, Anthony Cunningham and Bruce Campbell -- Global overview : tradition, technology and trade / Anthony Cunningham -- Chasing the wooden rhino : the case of woodcarving in Kenya / Simon K. Choge, Anthony Cunningham and William Ellery -- Drums and hornbills / Patrick Omeja, Anthony Cunningham and Joseph Obua -- Sculpture and identity : the Makonde African blackwood carving movement / Zachary Kingdon -- Fallbacks and tourist traps : carving wood in southern Zimbabwe / Wavell Standa-Gunda and Oliver Braedt -- Bowls, spoons, and other useful items : the Kiaat woodcrafters of Bushbuckridge, South Africa / Sheona E. Shackleton -- Carvers, conservation and certification in India / Sudipto Chatterjee, Manish Pande, Govinda Pangging and Gitika Goswami -- Colour, sustainability and market sense in Bali / Dede Rohadi, Pipin Permadi and Syarif Hidayat -- "Too many trees!" : aboriginal woodcarvers in Australia / Jennifer Koenig, Jon C. Altman and Anthony D. Griffiths
  • Fantasy figures : bursera woodcarving in Oaxaca, Mexico / Silvia E. Purata, Michael Chibnik, Berry J. Brosi and Ana María López -- Linaloe wood handicrafts : natural and social witnesses / Paul Hersch-Martínez and Robert Glass -- Getting out of the woods : learning from a comparison of cases / Brian Belcher and Ramadhani Achdiawan -- Ecological footprints : carving, sustainability and scarcity / Anthony Cunningham, Bruce Campbell, Brian Belcher and Ramadhani Achdiawan -- Certification of woodcarving / Susanne F. Schmitt and David R. Maingi -- Carving out a future : planning for woodcarving in the 21st century / Bruce Campbell, Anthony Cunningham and Brian Belcher
Control code
ocm61848684
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 293 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423728375
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)61848684
Label
Carving out a future : forests, livelihoods and the international woodcarving trade, edited by Anthony Cunningham, Bruce Campbell and Brian Belcher
Publication
Note
"WWF; Unesco; Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-286) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Livelihoods, carving and conservation / Brian Belcher, Anthony Cunningham and Bruce Campbell -- Global overview : tradition, technology and trade / Anthony Cunningham -- Chasing the wooden rhino : the case of woodcarving in Kenya / Simon K. Choge, Anthony Cunningham and William Ellery -- Drums and hornbills / Patrick Omeja, Anthony Cunningham and Joseph Obua -- Sculpture and identity : the Makonde African blackwood carving movement / Zachary Kingdon -- Fallbacks and tourist traps : carving wood in southern Zimbabwe / Wavell Standa-Gunda and Oliver Braedt -- Bowls, spoons, and other useful items : the Kiaat woodcrafters of Bushbuckridge, South Africa / Sheona E. Shackleton -- Carvers, conservation and certification in India / Sudipto Chatterjee, Manish Pande, Govinda Pangging and Gitika Goswami -- Colour, sustainability and market sense in Bali / Dede Rohadi, Pipin Permadi and Syarif Hidayat -- "Too many trees!" : aboriginal woodcarvers in Australia / Jennifer Koenig, Jon C. Altman and Anthony D. Griffiths
  • Fantasy figures : bursera woodcarving in Oaxaca, Mexico / Silvia E. Purata, Michael Chibnik, Berry J. Brosi and Ana María López -- Linaloe wood handicrafts : natural and social witnesses / Paul Hersch-Martínez and Robert Glass -- Getting out of the woods : learning from a comparison of cases / Brian Belcher and Ramadhani Achdiawan -- Ecological footprints : carving, sustainability and scarcity / Anthony Cunningham, Bruce Campbell, Brian Belcher and Ramadhani Achdiawan -- Certification of woodcarving / Susanne F. Schmitt and David R. Maingi -- Carving out a future : planning for woodcarving in the 21st century / Bruce Campbell, Anthony Cunningham and Brian Belcher
Control code
ocm61848684
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 293 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423728375
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)61848684

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