Forest Guardians Forest Destroyers

ISBN 10 : 0295800259
ISBN 13 : 9780295800257

In this far-reaching examination of environmental problems and politics in northern Thailand, Tim Forsyth and Andrew Walker analyze deforestation, water supply, soil erosion, use o..

Thailand S Political Peasants

ISBN 10 : 9780299288235
ISBN 13 : 0299288234

When a populist movement elected Thaksin Shinawatra as prime minister of Thailand in 2001, many of the country’s urban elite dismissed the outcome as just another symptom of rura..

Forests Are Gold

ISBN 10 : 9780295806464
ISBN 13 : 029580646X

Forests Are Gold examines the management of Vietnam's forests in the tumultuous twentieth century�from French colonialism to the recent transition to market-oriented economics�..

Moving Mountains

ISBN 10 : 9780774859707
ISBN 13 : 0774859709

The mountainous borderlands of socialist China, Vietnam, and Laos are home to some seventy million minority people of diverse ethnicities. In Moving Mountains, anthropologists, geo..

Critical Political Ecology

ISBN 10 : 9781134665808
ISBN 13 : 1134665806

Critical Political Ecology brings political debate to the science of ecology. As political controversies multiply over the science underlying environmental debates, there is an inc..

A Kingdom In Crisis

ISBN 10 : 9781783606856
ISBN 13 : 1783606851

‘Perhaps the best introduction yet to the roots of Thailand’s present political impasse. A brilliant book.’ Simon Long, The Economist Struggling to emerge from a despotic pas..

Rainforest Cowboys

ISBN 10 : 9780292768161
ISBN 13 : 0292768168

The opening of the Amazon to colonization in the 1970s brought cattle, land conflict, and widespread deforestation. In the remote state of Acre, Brazil, rubber tappers fought again..