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Main Title People and forests : communities, institutions, and governance /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Gibson, Clark C.,
McKean, Margaret A.
Ostrom, Elinor.
Publisher MIT Press,
Year Published 2000
OCLC Number 42290091
ISBN 0262072017 (alk. paper); 9780262072014 (alk. paper); 0262571374 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9780262571371 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Subjects Forest management--Social aspects ; Forestry and community ; Aspect social ; Forãet ; Gestion forestiáere ; Ville forestiáere ; Forstwirtschaft ; Forstschutz ; Gemeinschaft
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  SD387.S55P46 2000 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 02/02/2015
Collation xxiv, 274 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Explaining deforestation : the role of local institutions / Clark C. Gibson, Margaret A. McKean, and Elinor Ostrom -- Common property : what is it, what is it good for, and what makes it work? / Margaret A. McKean -- Small is beautiful, but is larger better? Forest-management institutions in the Kumaon Himalaya, India / Arun Agrawal -- Successful forest management : the importance of security of tenure and rule enforcement in Ugandan forests / Abwoli Y. Banana and William Gombya-Ssembajjwe -- Optimal foraging, institutions, and forest change : a case from Nepal / Charles M. Schweik -- A lack of institutional demand : why a strong local community in Western Ecuador fails to protect its forest / Clark C. Gibson and C. Dustin Becker -- Indigenous forest management in the Bolivian Amazon : lessons from the Yuracarâe people / C. Dustin Becker and Rosario Leâon -- Population and forest dynamics in the hills of Nepal : institutional remedies by rural communities / George Varughese -- Forests, people, and governance : some initial theoretical lessons / Clark C. Gibson, Elinor Ostrom, and Margaret A. McKean -- Appendix : International forestry resources and institutions research strategy / Elinor Ostrom and Mary Beth Wertime.