1 edition of Working with nature against poverty found in the catalog.
Working with nature against poverty
Budy P. Resosudarmo
|Other titles||Nature against poverty|
|Statement||edited by Budy P. Resosudarmo and Frank Jotzo|
|Contributions||Institute of Southeast Asian Studies|
|LC Classifications||HC450.E5 W67 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxii, 359 p. :|
|Number of Pages||359|
|ISBN 10||9789812309594, 9789812309600|
|LC Control Number||2009323583|
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Working with Nature against Poverty Development, Resources and the Environment in Eastern Indonesia. Get access. This book explores the trade-offs and synergies between development, social concerns and the environment in Papua, Maluku and East Nusa Tenggara.
It is written by leading scholars and experts on the region. The Singapore Economic Review Vol. 56, No. 01, pp. () Book Reviews No Access BOOK REVIEW: "Working with Nature against Poverty: Development, Resources and the Environment in Eastern Indonesia" edited by Resosudarmo, BP and D JotzoAuthor: David Reisman.
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[Budy P Resosudarmo; Frank Jotzo; Institute of Southeast Asian Studies.;] -- With its low incomes, lagging social indicators and widespread poverty, eastern Indonesia epitomizes the problems of development in Indonesia.
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