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The Resource Democracy in the woods : environmental conservation and social justice in India, Tanzania, and Mexico, Prakash Kashwan

Democracy in the woods : environmental conservation and social justice in India, Tanzania, and Mexico, Prakash Kashwan

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Democracy in the woods : environmental conservation and social justice in India, Tanzania, and Mexico
Title
Democracy in the woods
Title remainder
environmental conservation and social justice in India, Tanzania, and Mexico
Statement of responsibility
Prakash Kashwan
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Democracy in the Woods examines the trajectories of forest and land rights in India, Tanzania, and Mexico to explain how societies negotiate the tensions between environmental protection and social justice. It shows that the social consequences of environmental protection depend, almost entirely, on political intermediation of competing claims to environmental resources
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Kashwan, Prakash,
Dewey number
363.700954
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in comparative energy and environmental politics
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  • Environmental protection
  • Environmental protection
  • Environmental protection
  • Social justice
  • Social justice
  • Social justice
  • Peasants
  • Peasants
  • Peasants
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Democracy in the woods : environmental conservation and social justice in India, Tanzania, and Mexico, Prakash Kashwan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Cover; Democracy in the Woods; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; List of Acronyms; Preface and Acknowledgments; 1. The Politics and Political Economy of Forestland Regimes; Part I: The Origins and Divergences of National Forestland Regimes; 2. Colonialism and the Transformation of Hinterlands; 3. Politics of "Development" and National Forestland Regimes; 4. Political Mediation of Land Conflicts in the Hinterlands; Part II: Politics of Institutional Change; 5. Politics of Institutional Change in India's Forestland Regimes
  • 6. Politics of Institutional Change in Tanzania and MexicoPart III: Policy Differences and Key Lessons; 7. Public Accountability in Policy-​making: Forest-​Based Climate Change Mitigation in India, Tanzania, and Mexico; 8. Conclusion: Toward Social Justice and Enduring Nature Conservation; Appendix I: Number of People Affected by Forestland Conflicts; Appendix II: A Sample of Specific Events Related to Forestland Conflicts; Appendix III: Major Socioeconomic and Political Indicators in Case Study Countries; Appendix IV: Inequality-​Adjusted Human Development Index for Selected Regions
  • Appendix V: Statistical Analysis of Forestland Claims in Gujarat, IndiaReferences; Index
Control code
ocn958422240
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190637392
Lccn
2016042200
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)958422240
Label
Democracy in the woods : environmental conservation and social justice in India, Tanzania, and Mexico, Prakash Kashwan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Cover; Democracy in the Woods; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; List of Acronyms; Preface and Acknowledgments; 1. The Politics and Political Economy of Forestland Regimes; Part I: The Origins and Divergences of National Forestland Regimes; 2. Colonialism and the Transformation of Hinterlands; 3. Politics of "Development" and National Forestland Regimes; 4. Political Mediation of Land Conflicts in the Hinterlands; Part II: Politics of Institutional Change; 5. Politics of Institutional Change in India's Forestland Regimes
  • 6. Politics of Institutional Change in Tanzania and MexicoPart III: Policy Differences and Key Lessons; 7. Public Accountability in Policy-​making: Forest-​Based Climate Change Mitigation in India, Tanzania, and Mexico; 8. Conclusion: Toward Social Justice and Enduring Nature Conservation; Appendix I: Number of People Affected by Forestland Conflicts; Appendix II: A Sample of Specific Events Related to Forestland Conflicts; Appendix III: Major Socioeconomic and Political Indicators in Case Study Countries; Appendix IV: Inequality-​Adjusted Human Development Index for Selected Regions
  • Appendix V: Statistical Analysis of Forestland Claims in Gujarat, IndiaReferences; Index
Control code
ocn958422240
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190637392
Lccn
2016042200
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)958422240

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