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ISBN:
0435074075
Author:
Robin Mearns
Category:
Engineering
Language:
English
Publisher:
Heinemann (December 2, 1996)
Pages:
240 pages
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This book addresses the issue of how environmental orthodoxies become established, and what the alternative and appropriate . Melissa Leach & Robin Mearns are Fellows at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS).

This book addresses the issue of how environmental orthodoxies become established, and what the alternative and appropriate approaches for policy-making are. It shows that many of the established orthodoxies are ill-conceived or represent the interests of certain powerful groups.

Melissa Leach, Robin Mearns, eds. The Lie of the Land: Challenging Received . Yet, are there no environmental concerns? Scattered through the volume are references to issues which some writers consider to be problems. See for example, pp. 86, 142-43, 189). The Lie of the Land: Challenging Received Wisdom on the African Environment. Rethinking Environmental Degradation in Africa. Michael Stocking's treatment of soil erosion is indicative of the new thinking.

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January 1996 256 pages 2. x13. Melissa Leach & Robin Mearns are Fellows at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS), University of Sussex

January 1996 256 pages 2. 8 cm African Issues ISBN: 9780852554098 Format: Paperback James Currey BIC RN, 1H, 2AB BISAC LCO001000. Recommend to Library. This book addresses the issue of how environmental orthodoxies become established, and what the alternative and appropriate approaches for policy-making are. Melissa Leach & Robin Mearns are Fellows at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS), University of Sussex. Published in association with the International African Institute.

Lie of the Land book. Melissa Leach & Robin Mearns are Fellows at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS), University of Sussex

Lie of the Land book.

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Volume 72, Issue 2. May 2002, pp. 336-337. Melissa Leach and Robin Mearns (eds), The Lie of the Land: challenging received wisdom on the African environment. Oxford: James Currey (Portsmouth NH: Heinemann for the International African Institute), 1996, 240 p. £4. 0, ISBN 0 85255 410 9 hard covers, £1. 5, ISBN 0 85255 409 5 paperback. Abstract views reflect the number of visits to the article landing page.

The Lie Of The Land: Challenging Received Wisdom On The African Environment. People scratching a living from parched land, women walking miles for scraps of firewood are both familiar images of Africa. But, in many places, people, with the help of governments and aid agencies, are putting the land into good shape, growing more food and creating a healthy cover of trees View.

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This book addresses the issue of how environmental orthodoxies become established, and what the alternative and appropriate approaches for policy-making ar.

Cloth Edition. This book questions the reasoning behind such images, as children starving and environmental destruction, and brings us critical current information about environmental change.