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Author Wallace, Ben J., 1937-
Title The changing village environment in Southeast Asia : applied anthropology and environmental reclamation in the northern Philippines / Ben J. Wallace.
Imprint London : New York : Routledge, 2006.

Author Wallace, Ben J., 1937-
Series The modern anthropology of Southeast Asia series.
Modern anthropology of South-East Asia.
Subject Applied anthropology -- Philippines -- Luzon.
Ethnoecology -- Philippines -- Luzon.
Environmental policy -- Philippines -- Luzon.
Environmental degradation -- Philippines -- Luzon.
Environmental protection -- Philippines -- Luzon.
Luzon (Philippines) -- Social life and customs.
Luzon (Philippines) -- Environmental conditions.
Description 1 online resource (xi, 130 pages) : illustrations, maps.
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-121) and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Chapter 1 The Good Roots Project -- chapter 2 The Ilocano -- chapter 3 The Yapayao -- chapter 4 Measuring the forest -- chapter 5 Cultural exploitation of the forests -- chapter 6 Good Roots development -- chapter 7 Conclusions and postscript.
Summary This book follows the work of the 'Good Roots Project' - a multi-year forestry and agriculture research project in the Philippines. The scheme is an attempt on the part of industry, science and the government to better understand the processes of deforestation and initiate a strategy by which stressed upland ecosystems can be returned to productive stability. This comparative study aims quite simply, to help the farmers of the island to help themselves.Ben Wallace the director of the study investigates the issues surrounding the project, how the initiatives have been implemented, and.
ISBN 0203015851 (electronic bk.)
9780203015858 (electronic bk.)
0415364841 (hardback ; alk. paper)
9780415364843 (hardback ; alk. paper)
9781134218653 (e-book: PDF)
9781134218608 (e-book: Mobi)
9781134218646 (e-book: ePub)
9780415511537 (paperback)
OCLC # 62319951
Additional Format Print version: Wallace, Ben J., 1937- Changing village environment in Southeast Asia. London : New York : Routledge, 2006 0415364841 (DLC) 2004026670 (OCoLC)57007778.

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