The Resource Forest and labor in Madagascar : from colonial concession to global biosphere, Genese Marie Sodikoff, (electronic book)

Forest and labor in Madagascar : from colonial concession to global biosphere, Genese Marie Sodikoff, (electronic book)

Label
Forest and labor in Madagascar : from colonial concession to global biosphere
Title
Forest and labor in Madagascar
Title remainder
from colonial concession to global biosphere
Statement of responsibility
Genese Marie Sodikoff
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Protecting the unique plants and animals that live on Madagascar while fueling economic growth has been a priority for the Malagasy state, international donors, and conservation NGOs since the late 1980s. Forest and Labor in Madagascar shows how poor rural workers who must make a living from the forest balance their needs with the desire of the state to earn foreign revenue from ecotourism and forest-based enterprises. Genese Marie Sodikoff examines how the appreciation and protection of Madagascar's biodiversity depend on manual labor. She exposes the moral dilemmas workers face as both co
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1966-
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Sodikoff, Genese Marie
Dewey number
333.75/1609691
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SD414.M28
LC item number
S63 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Forest conservation
  • Forest biodiversity conservation
  • Forests and forestry
  • Rural poor
  • Madagascar
Label
Forest and labor in Madagascar : from colonial concession to global biosphere, Genese Marie Sodikoff, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Geographies of borrowed time -- Overland on foot, aloft: an anatomy of the social structure -- Land and languor: on what makes good work -- Toward a new nature: rank and value in conservation bureaucracy -- Contracting space: making deals in a global hot spot -- How the dead matter: the production of heritage -- Cooked rice wages: internal contradiction and subjective experience -- Epilogue: workers of the vanishing world
Control code
ebr10582983
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xix, 245 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Forest and labor in Madagascar : from colonial concession to global biosphere, Genese Marie Sodikoff, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Geographies of borrowed time -- Overland on foot, aloft: an anatomy of the social structure -- Land and languor: on what makes good work -- Toward a new nature: rank and value in conservation bureaucracy -- Contracting space: making deals in a global hot spot -- How the dead matter: the production of heritage -- Cooked rice wages: internal contradiction and subjective experience -- Epilogue: workers of the vanishing world
Control code
ebr10582983
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xix, 245 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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