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Seeing forests for trees

environment and evironmentalism in Thailand

by

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Published by Silkworm Books in Chiang Mai .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Thailand.
    • Subjects:
    • Thailand -- Environmental conditions.,
    • Environmentalism -- Thailand.,
    • Environmental degradation -- Thailand.

    • About the Edition

      Contents emerged from a conference and follow-up workshop at the Asia Research Centre on Social, Political, and Economic Change at Murdoch University.

      Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Philip Hirsch.
      ContributionsHirsch, Philip, 1957-, Australian National University. National Thai Studies Centre., Murdoch University. Asia Research Centre.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGE155.T5 S44 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 297 p. :
      Number of Pages297
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL335025M
      ISBN 109743900071
      LC Control Number97941803

      Seeing the forest not just the trees Changes South Dakota State University Friedrich-Schiller build more comprehensive forest inventory systems. information on the distribution of forests and on changes in forest area over time at regional, biome and global levels.


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