The Political Ecology of Forestry in Burma: 1824 - 1994

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University of Hawaii Press, 1997 - Business & Economics - 257 pages
The author examines how the Burmese state has sought to control the country's forest activities, and the ways in which groups relying on the forest for their livelihood (loggers, transnational corporations, cultivators, peasants) have fought such control.
 

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Contents

Reserved Forests of Burma c 1923 100
3
Part H FROM LAISSEZFAIRE TO SCIENTIFIC
22
Control and Resistance 18561881
43
The Era of Expansion 18821901
78
The Era of Consolidation 19021922
99
FIGHTING OVER THE FORESTS
127
Restoring Order in the Forests 19481994
157
CONCLUSION
194
A Note on Forest Lands and Species
226
Index
247
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