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Cover for Understanding forests-people links: the voice of social scientists.

This chapter uses an historical case study approach to convey some sense of the kinds of research social scientists do at the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR). It describes CIFOR's work in developing criteria and indicators for sustainable forest management, which led to the...

Author(s)
Colfer, C. J. P.; Dounias, E.; Goloubinoff, M.; Lopéz, C.; Sunderlin, W.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851990033)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Between voodoo science and adaptive management: the role and research needs for indicators of sustainable forest management.

In this chapter, it is argued that indicators need not be reductionist, indeed they can be holistic and pluralistic and a whole system of indicators can be greater than the sum of its parts. The role of indicators as communication devices, arranged in a network involving complex interactions and...

Author(s)
Prabhu, R.; Ruitenbeek, H. J.; Boyle, T. J. B.; Colfer, C. J. P.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851993928)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper