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The Resource Modern crises and traditional strategies : local ecological knowledge in island Southeast Asia, edited by Roy Ellen

Modern crises and traditional strategies : local ecological knowledge in island Southeast Asia, edited by Roy Ellen

Label
Modern crises and traditional strategies : local ecological knowledge in island Southeast Asia
Title
Modern crises and traditional strategies
Title remainder
local ecological knowledge in island Southeast Asia
Statement of responsibility
edited by Roy Ellen
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The 1990s have seen a growing interest in the role of local ecological knowledge in the context of sustainable development, and particularly in providing a set of responses to which populations may resort in times of political, economic and environmental instability. The period 1996-2003 in island southeast Asia represents a critical test case for understanding how this might work. The key issues explored in this book are the creation, erosion and transmission of ecological knowledge, and hybridization between traditional and scientifically-based knowledge, amongst populations facing enviro
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-
  • 2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ellen, R. F.
  • International Congress of Ethnobiology
Series statement
Studies in environmental anthropology and ethnobiology
Series volume
volume 6
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human ecology
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Traditional ecological knowledge
  • Rain forest ecology
  • Traditional farming
  • Subsistence economy
  • Cultural fusion
  • Southeast Asia
  • Southeast Asia
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • Cultural fusion
  • Ecology
  • Human ecology
  • Ethnoecology
  • Rain forest ecology
  • Social conditions
  • Subsistence economy
  • Traditional ecological knowledge
  • Traditional farming
  • Southeast Asia
Label
Modern crises and traditional strategies : local ecological knowledge in island Southeast Asia, edited by Roy Ellen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Volume arises from a Wenner Gren-sponsored symposium that took place at the Ninth International Congress of Ethnobiology (ICE), held at the University of Kent at Canterbury in June 2004"--Preface
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Figures; List of Tables; Preface; List of Contributors <a href="/downloads/intros/EllenModern_intro.pdf" target="_blank"><img align="left" border="0" onmouseout="this.src='/img/icon_pdf.png'" onmouseover="this.src='/img/icon_pdf2.png'" src="/img/icon_pdf.png" Chapter 1. Introduction; Roy Ellen Chapter 2. Responses to Medium-term Stability in Climate: El Niño, Droughts and Coping Mechanisms of Foragers and Farmers in Borneo; Rajindra K. Puri Chapter 3. Kasepuhan Rice Landrace Diversity, Risk Management and Agricultural Modernization; Rini Soemarwoto Chapter 4. Responses to Environmental Stress in the Baduy Swidden System, South Banten, Java; Johan Iskandar Chaptert 5. Innovation, 'Hybrid' Knowledge and the Conservation of Relict Rainforest in Upland Banten; Johan Iskandar and Roy Ellen Chapter 6. A Comparison of Traditional and Innovative Subsistence Strategies on Buano during Periods of Socio-environmental Stress, 1980-2003; Hermien L. Soselisa Chapter 7. A Tradition of Change in Minahasan Agricultural Strategies, North Sulawesi; Simon Platten Chapter 8. Cycles of Politics and Cycles of Nature: Permanent Crisis in the Uplands of Palawan; Dario Novellino Chapter 9. The Tobe and Tara Bandu : a Post-independence Renaissance of Historic Forest Regulation Authorities and Practices in Oecusse, East Timor; Laura S. Metzner Yoder Chapter 10. Perceptions of Local Knowledge and Adaptation on Mount Merapi, Central Java; Michael R. Dove Index
Control code
ocn889460988
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857452832
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 600272
  • 22573/ctt7j2hdr
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)889460988
Label
Modern crises and traditional strategies : local ecological knowledge in island Southeast Asia, edited by Roy Ellen
Publication
Note
"Volume arises from a Wenner Gren-sponsored symposium that took place at the Ninth International Congress of Ethnobiology (ICE), held at the University of Kent at Canterbury in June 2004"--Preface
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Figures; List of Tables; Preface; List of Contributors <a href="/downloads/intros/EllenModern_intro.pdf" target="_blank"><img align="left" border="0" onmouseout="this.src='/img/icon_pdf.png'" onmouseover="this.src='/img/icon_pdf2.png'" src="/img/icon_pdf.png" Chapter 1. Introduction; Roy Ellen Chapter 2. Responses to Medium-term Stability in Climate: El Niño, Droughts and Coping Mechanisms of Foragers and Farmers in Borneo; Rajindra K. Puri Chapter 3. Kasepuhan Rice Landrace Diversity, Risk Management and Agricultural Modernization; Rini Soemarwoto Chapter 4. Responses to Environmental Stress in the Baduy Swidden System, South Banten, Java; Johan Iskandar Chaptert 5. Innovation, 'Hybrid' Knowledge and the Conservation of Relict Rainforest in Upland Banten; Johan Iskandar and Roy Ellen Chapter 6. A Comparison of Traditional and Innovative Subsistence Strategies on Buano during Periods of Socio-environmental Stress, 1980-2003; Hermien L. Soselisa Chapter 7. A Tradition of Change in Minahasan Agricultural Strategies, North Sulawesi; Simon Platten Chapter 8. Cycles of Politics and Cycles of Nature: Permanent Crisis in the Uplands of Palawan; Dario Novellino Chapter 9. The Tobe and Tara Bandu : a Post-independence Renaissance of Historic Forest Regulation Authorities and Practices in Oecusse, East Timor; Laura S. Metzner Yoder Chapter 10. Perceptions of Local Knowledge and Adaptation on Mount Merapi, Central Java; Michael R. Dove Index
Control code
ocn889460988
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857452832
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 600272
  • 22573/ctt7j2hdr
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)889460988

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