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Halting degradation of natural resources

is there a role for rural communities?

by Jean-Marie Baland

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Published by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Rome, Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural resources -- Management.,
  • Natural resources, Communal -- Management.,
  • Commons.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p.[387]-407) and index.

    StatementJean-Marie Baland and Jean-Philippe Platteau ; foreword by Mancur Olson.
    ContributionsPlatteau, J. P. 1947-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC59.15 .B35 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 423 p. :
    Number of Pages423
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL787947M
    ISBN 100198289219
    LC Control Number95020282

    Index Terms- Flash flood, Natural resource, Pollution, Solid waste, Water body I. INTRODUCTION egradation of natural resources can also mean a loss of biodiversity and a loss of environment in an area. Natural resource degradation is not a new thing, it has been happening all over the world for centuries. Baland, J., and J. Platteau Halting Degradation of Natural Resources: Is There a Role for Rural Communities? Oxford, Eng.: Clarendon Press. The ambiguous impact of inequality on local resource management. World Development Bardhan, P. Analytics of the institutions of informal cooperation in rural development.

    Rethinking Key Assumptions in Natural Resources Management: Drawing Lessons from the Case of Water, Constituting the Commons: Crafting Sustainable Commons in the New Millennium, hosted by the International Association for the Study of Common Property, Indiana, USA held 31 May – 4 June Meinzen-Dick, R.   Ghana is an agricultural country consisting mainly of the coastal plains with grazeland vegetation, a forest belt covering a large part of the South and Ashanti, and the Savannah in the North. , Jean-Marie Baland, ‎Jean-Philippe Platteau, Halting Degradation of Natural Resources: Is There a Role for Rural Communities?

      Baland, J., and J.-P. Platteau. Halting degradation of natural resources: Is there a role for rural communities? Oxford: Clarendon Press. The author discusses the proper roles of states and local communities (or user groups) and hybrids thereof ("comanagement") in the governance of common property natural resources, with reference to some recently published works on this theme, notably the important new book by Jean‐Marie Baland and Jean‐Philippe Platteau, Halting Degradation of Natural by:


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Degradation of natural resources is one of the subjects of prime concern that the world is facing today. The increasing human population has given birth to the evils like the increase in pollution levels, deforestation, excessive use of non-renewable resources, these have raised a question mark on the availability of natural resources.

Halting degradation of natural resources: is there a role for rural communities. / Jean-Marie Baland and Jean-Philippe Platteau; foreword by Mancur Olson. Includes bibliographical references.

Natural resources Management. Natural resources, Communal Management. Commons. Platteau, J. (Jean Philippe), II.

Title. HC59 15 B This chapter analyses the pessimistic view implied by the ‘tragedy of commons’, that uncoordinated human behaviour leads to the destruction of the commons. It identifies the limitations of Ronald Coase’s theory that agents may get involved in voluntary exchanges of their rights to impose externalities on the others.

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Population, Land Use, and Environment: Research Directions offers recommendations for future research to improve understanding of how changes in human populations affect the natural environment by means of changes in land use, such as deforestation, urban development, and development of coastal zones.

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