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Land, people, and planning in contemporary Amazonia

Land, people, and planning in contemporary Amazonia

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Published by Cambridge University in [Cambridge, Cambridgeshire] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Amazon River Region
    • Subjects:
    • Land use -- Amazon River Region -- Congresses.,
    • Indians of South America -- Amazon River Region -- Economic conditions -- Congresses.,
    • Amazon River Region -- Economic conditions -- Congresses.,
    • Amazon River Region -- Economic policy -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementeditor, Françoise Barbira-Scazzocchio.
      SeriesOccasional publication / Centre of Latin American Studies ;, no. 3, Occasional publication (University of Cambridge. Centre of Latin American Studies) ;, no. 3.
      ContributionsBarbira-Freedman, Françoise., Conference on the Development of Amazonia in Seven Countries (1979 : University of Cambridge, Centre of Latin American Studies)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC167.A42 L36x 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 313 p. :
      Number of Pages313
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2499002M
      LC Control Number87672189

      The report details the interactions between land and climate, the ways human activity on land (which “provides the basis for human livelihoods and well-being”) contributes to global warming and, in turn, how climate change affects the integrity of the land people depend on for food and fiber (and often to our detriment, for fuel). ECONOMIC STRATEGIES AND CHANGING ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS IN A BRAZILIAN AMAZON COMMUNITY GAY MAURENE By peasants to hold onto their land in the contemporary situation in Amazonia to inhibited the expansion of capital (Pompermayer ). people sold land were not examined even though having land.

      Susanna Hecht, professor of urban planning at the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs, was recently awarded the prestigious David Livingstone Centenary Medal by the American Geographical Society. Hecht is a geographer who also holds appointments in UCLA’s Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, and the UCLA Department of Geography. Hawaiian Blood‘s emphasis on genealogy rather than land and sexuality makes it unique, while Paradoxes addresses many issues, like Christianity and colonization, that have been amply explored in other scholarly works. 1 In this regard, in some places the book draws from the previous and pathbreaking work carried out by historian Patricia.

      Before Operation Amazonia, most of the land in Amazonia lacked proper legislation and was defined as terras devolutas, a form of property inherited from the colonial period which, although belonging to the state, has no defined public use, thus remaining common but available for private appropriation. As roads opened up these unlegislated areas Cited by: 8. Development, integration and the ethnic integrity of Brazilian Indians. Pp. – in a-Scazzocchio, ed. Land, People and Planning in Contemporary Amazonia. Centre of Latin American Studies, Occasional Publication No. 3.


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Furley, P. "Development planning in Rondônia based on naturally renewable resource surveys," in F. Barvira-Scazzochio (ed.), Land, People, and Planning in Contemporary Amazonia. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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