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Bibliographic database

With 2127 titles, this bibliographic database once provided a comprehensive list of published literature on conservation-poverty linkages. The database was maintained from 2012 - 2016 and was updated monthly with those journal articles and publications that were featured in PCLG News and PCLG Journal Digest. You can search for publications by key word or by theme, and you can download the database into excel.

Note this database has not been updated since 2016. We do, however, maintain an offline archive of publications that we include in the PCLG News and PCLG Digest, and if you would like to see this archive to inform your research then get in contact pclg@iied.org and we can share this with you.

Displaying 1976 - 2000 of 2127 titles

Peluso, N.L.,
Published: 1994

Millions of Javanese peasants live alongside state-controlled forest lands in one of the world's most densely populated agricultural regions. Because their legal access and customary rights to the forest have been severely limited, these peasants have...

Dasgupta, P.,
Published: 1994

The main part of this chapter discusses poverty in relation to the environmental resource base. It has ten sections: (1) the resource basis of rural production; (2) the characteristics of environmental resources, which are here treated as renewable...

Lele, U., Mitra, K., Kaul, O.N.,
Published: 1994

India is vast, diverse and complex, in its environments and in environment-society relations. These relationships, and government policies which influence or control them, are the subject of very significant reforms currently occurring in India. At...

Glowka, L., Burhenne-Guilmin, F., Synge, H., McNeely, J.A., Gündling, L.
Published: 1994

The Convention on Biological Diversity is an historic commitment by the world's nations to conserve biological diversity, to use biological resources sustainably and to share equitably the benefits arising from the use of genetic resources. It is the...

Sitarz, D.,
Published: 1994

Environmental attorney Sitarz has abridged the 900-page plan of action formulated at the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro, and adopted by 172 nations, to make it accessible to general readers. The document offers a bold, impressive and...

FAO,
Published: 1994

\"With growing awareness of the social and environmental problems associated with rapid and uncontrolled urbanization in many parts of the developing world, ensuring the provision of basic human needs to city dwellers is likely to become a focal...

Tilman, D., Downing , J.A.,
Published: 1994

One of the ecological tenets justifying conservation of biodiversity is that diversity begets stability. Impacts of biodiversity on population dynamics and ecosystem functioning have long been debated, however, with many theoretical explorations, but...

Lynch, O.J., Alcorn, J.B.,
Published: 1994
Naeem, S., Thompson, L.J., Lawler, S.P., Lawton, J.H., Woodfin, R.M.
Published: 1994
Ghai, D.,
Published: 1994

The contributions to this volume offer a social perspective on the processes generating environmental degradation and conservation. Drawing upon original data gathered in 14 countries, the essays analyze key environmental problems and policies within...

Upreti, G.,
Published: 1994

Designing appropriate policies and strategies that lead to environmental conservation (of biological diversity and natural ecosystems) and ecologically sustainable development, is not an option but a necessity. Nevertheless, it requires an appropriate...

Tiffen, M., Mortimore, M., Gichuki, F.,
Published: 1994

In this book conventional data, oral history and photographic records are used to examine the interactions between people and their environment over a period of 60 years. The book challenges the view that population growth inevitably leads to...

Alcorn, J.B.,
Published: 1994

Northern biological preservationists wish to keep biodiversity in untouched natural settings free of any human habitation. They see people who live and work there as threats to be educated and removed if at all possible. To achieve their desires, they...

Ghimire, K.B.,
Published: 1994

An excellent consideration of national parks and reserves in developing countries and the ways in which environmental protection and isolation have often been intrinsically linked to impoverishment and social conflict among local people, often leading...

Munasinghe, M., McNeely, J.A.,
Published: 1994

The aim of the workshop on the economics of protected areas was to present the state of the art in assessing the economic contributions that protected areas make to society, and to address the policy and institutional changes that are required to...

Brandon, K., with Doolittle, A., Kosek, J.,
Published: 1994
Pye-Smith, C., Borrini Feyerabend, G., Sandbrook, R.,
Published: 1994

The story of ten communities making intelligent and sustainable use of the world around them.

IIED,
Published: 1994

Challenges the traditional practice of separating the management and conservation of wildlife from the livelihood of local communities. It shows there is a growing recognition that a community's rights to ownership and tenure of wildlife resources is...

Brown, K., Pearce, D., Perrings, C., Swanson, T.,
Published: 1993

Seeks to target support for conservation projects by measuring the costs and benefits of preserving biodiversity. A concise review of extinction rates and species loss explains why biodiversity continues to erode and identifies the chief economic...

Castilleja, G., Poole, P. J., Geisler, C.C., Davis, S.H. (ed.),
Published: 1993

This volume is an exploration of the sociology of biodiversity conservation. Starting with the assumption that indigenous communities and nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) are essential to the success of any conservation measure, it examines how...

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