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Author Fahn, James.

Title A land on fire [electronic resource] : the environmental consequences of the Southeast Asian boom / James David Fahn.

Published Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, c2003.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM INTERNET resource  The Whole World    AVAILABLE
Physical description 1 online resource (xv, 365 p.).
Series Anthropology online
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-350) and index.
Contents Introduction : the fire of knowledge -- The city : mango madness -- Tourism : money changers in the monastery -- Dams : the price of power -- Logging : guns, trees and refugees -- Forests and farmers : only the haunted jungles survive -- The coast : on the edge -- The pipeline : a snake in the woods -- Toxics : mercury rising -- Global issues : north vs. south, green vs. brown -- Civil-izing society : three bloody days in May -- Epilogue: Johannesberg: a circus of summits.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2012. (Anthropology online). Available via World Wide Web.
Language notes This edition in English.
Subject Environmental policy -- Asia, Southeastern.
Pollution -- Asia, Southeastern.
Asia, Southeastern -- Economic policy.