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The Resource Against the grain : the Vayda tradition in human ecology and ecological anthropology, [edited by] Bradley B. Walters ... [et al.]

Against the grain : the Vayda tradition in human ecology and ecological anthropology, [edited by] Bradley B. Walters ... [et al.]

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Against the grain : the Vayda tradition in human ecology and ecological anthropology
Title
Against the grain
Title remainder
the Vayda tradition in human ecology and ecological anthropology
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Bradley B. Walters ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
GF41
LC item number
.A37 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Walters, Bradley B
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  • Vayda, Andrew Peter
  • Human ecology
  • Political ecology
  • Nature
  • Applied anthropology
Label
Against the grain : the Vayda tradition in human ecology and ecological anthropology, [edited by] Bradley B. Walters ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
An intellectual history of ecological anthropology / Bonnie J. McCay -- Maori warfare : prefiguring contemporary directions in ecological science / Richard Scaglion -- Explaining causes in evolving contexts : from Nepali hill farmers to business managers in Thailand / Gunnar Haaland -- Events, politics, and environmental change / Bradley B. Walters -- Orthodoxy and revision in West African Guinea savanna ecology / A. Endre Nyerges -- Looking for cause with all the small changes : using event ecology to find human causes of biological invasions / David J. Bart -- Shell games on the water bottoms of Louisiana : investigative journalism and anthropological inquiry / Thomas R. McGuire -- Process in an eventful environment / Christine Padoch, Miguel Pinedo-Vasquez and Andrew Roberts -- A New Guinea culture-bound syndrome revisited : Vayda, humility, and monological authority in anthropology / Paul Roscoe -- Deductive-nomological vs. causal-mechanical explanation : relative strengths and weaknesses in anthropological explanation / Lawrence A. Kuznar and Kenneth Long -- Vayda blues : explanation in Darwinian ecological anthropology / Catherine Driscoll and Stephen Stich -- What kind of anthropology for successful conservation management and development? / Cristina Eghenter -- Environmental conservation and social life in Papua New Guinea / Paige West -- The concept of human agency in contemporary conservation and development / Michael R. Dove ... [et al.] -- Using progressive contextualization to understand a rural development success story in Indonesian Borneo / Patricia J. Vondal -- From understanding to action : building on anthropological approaches to influence policy making / Carol J. Pierce Colfer -- The relevant context : environmental consequences of images of the future / Gerard A. Persoon and Padmapani L. Perez -- Indigenous knowledge and in situ crop germplasm conservation / Indah Setyawati -- Causal explanation as a research goal : a pragmatic view / Andrew P. Vayda
Control code
181328207
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 382 p.
Isbn
9780759111721
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007049324
System control number
(OCoLC)181328207
Label
Against the grain : the Vayda tradition in human ecology and ecological anthropology, [edited by] Bradley B. Walters ... [et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
An intellectual history of ecological anthropology / Bonnie J. McCay -- Maori warfare : prefiguring contemporary directions in ecological science / Richard Scaglion -- Explaining causes in evolving contexts : from Nepali hill farmers to business managers in Thailand / Gunnar Haaland -- Events, politics, and environmental change / Bradley B. Walters -- Orthodoxy and revision in West African Guinea savanna ecology / A. Endre Nyerges -- Looking for cause with all the small changes : using event ecology to find human causes of biological invasions / David J. Bart -- Shell games on the water bottoms of Louisiana : investigative journalism and anthropological inquiry / Thomas R. McGuire -- Process in an eventful environment / Christine Padoch, Miguel Pinedo-Vasquez and Andrew Roberts -- A New Guinea culture-bound syndrome revisited : Vayda, humility, and monological authority in anthropology / Paul Roscoe -- Deductive-nomological vs. causal-mechanical explanation : relative strengths and weaknesses in anthropological explanation / Lawrence A. Kuznar and Kenneth Long -- Vayda blues : explanation in Darwinian ecological anthropology / Catherine Driscoll and Stephen Stich -- What kind of anthropology for successful conservation management and development? / Cristina Eghenter -- Environmental conservation and social life in Papua New Guinea / Paige West -- The concept of human agency in contemporary conservation and development / Michael R. Dove ... [et al.] -- Using progressive contextualization to understand a rural development success story in Indonesian Borneo / Patricia J. Vondal -- From understanding to action : building on anthropological approaches to influence policy making / Carol J. Pierce Colfer -- The relevant context : environmental consequences of images of the future / Gerard A. Persoon and Padmapani L. Perez -- Indigenous knowledge and in situ crop germplasm conservation / Indah Setyawati -- Causal explanation as a research goal : a pragmatic view / Andrew P. Vayda
Control code
181328207
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 382 p.
Isbn
9780759111721
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007049324
System control number
(OCoLC)181328207

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