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The Resource Social history & African environments, edited by William Beinart & JoAnn McGregor

Social history & African environments, edited by William Beinart & JoAnn McGregor

Label
Social history & African environments
Title
Social history & African environments
Statement of responsibility
edited by William Beinart & JoAnn McGregor
Title variation
Social history and African environments
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection represents some of the finest studies to date. The general topics include African environmental ideas and practices; colonial science, the state and African responses; and settlers and Africans' culture and nature. The contributors are Emmanuel Kreike, Karen Middleton, Innocent Pikirayi, Terence Ranger, JoAnn McGregor, Helen Tilley, Grace Garswell, John McCracken, Ingrid Yngstrom, David Bunn, Sandra Swart, Robert J. Gordon, and Jane Carruthers
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
333.7096
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GF701
LC item number
.S63 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Beinart, William
  • McGregor, JoAnn
Series statement
The Ohio University Press ecology and history series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human ecology
  • Environmental policy
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Ecology
  • Environmental policy
  • Human ecology
  • Social conditions
  • Africa
  • Milieuverandering
  • Sociale aspecten
  • Geschichte
  • Sozialökologie
  • Afrika
  • Umwelt
  • Afrika
Label
Social history & African environments, edited by William Beinart & JoAnn McGregor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: African environmental ideas & practices. Hidden fruits : a social ecology of fruit trees in Namibia & Angola, 1880s-1990s / Emmanuel Kreike ; The ironies of plant transfer: the case of prickly pear in Madagascar / Karen Middleton ; Environmental data & historical process : historical climatic reconstruction & the Mutapa state, 1450-1862 / Innocent Pikirayi ; Women & environment in African religion : the case of Zimbabwe / Terence Ranger ; Living with the river : landscape & memory in the Zambezi valley, Northwest Zimbabwe / JoAnn McGregor -- Part II: Colonial science, the state & African responses. African environments & environmental sciences : the African research survey, ecological paradigms & British colonial development, 1920-1940 / Helen Tilley ; Soil conservation policies in colonial Kigezi, Uganda : successful implementation & an absence of resistance / Grace Carswell ; Conservation & resistance in colonial Malawi : the "dead north" revisited / John McCracken ; Representations of custom, social identity & environmental relations in central Tanzania, 1926-1950 / Ingrid Yngstrom -- Part III: Settlers & Africans: culture & nature. An unnatural state : tourism, water & wildlife photography in the early Kruger National Park / David Bunn ; The ant of the white soul : popular natural history, the politics of Afrikaner identity, & the entomological writings of Eugène Marais / Sandra Swart ; Fido : dog tales of colonialism in Namibia / Robert J. Gordon ; Past & future lanscape ideology : the Kalahari Gemsbok National Park / Jane Carruthers
Control code
51993269
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 275 pages
Isbn
9780821415375
Lccn
2003284153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)51993269
Label
Social history & African environments, edited by William Beinart & JoAnn McGregor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: African environmental ideas & practices. Hidden fruits : a social ecology of fruit trees in Namibia & Angola, 1880s-1990s / Emmanuel Kreike ; The ironies of plant transfer: the case of prickly pear in Madagascar / Karen Middleton ; Environmental data & historical process : historical climatic reconstruction & the Mutapa state, 1450-1862 / Innocent Pikirayi ; Women & environment in African religion : the case of Zimbabwe / Terence Ranger ; Living with the river : landscape & memory in the Zambezi valley, Northwest Zimbabwe / JoAnn McGregor -- Part II: Colonial science, the state & African responses. African environments & environmental sciences : the African research survey, ecological paradigms & British colonial development, 1920-1940 / Helen Tilley ; Soil conservation policies in colonial Kigezi, Uganda : successful implementation & an absence of resistance / Grace Carswell ; Conservation & resistance in colonial Malawi : the "dead north" revisited / John McCracken ; Representations of custom, social identity & environmental relations in central Tanzania, 1926-1950 / Ingrid Yngstrom -- Part III: Settlers & Africans: culture & nature. An unnatural state : tourism, water & wildlife photography in the early Kruger National Park / David Bunn ; The ant of the white soul : popular natural history, the politics of Afrikaner identity, & the entomological writings of Eugène Marais / Sandra Swart ; Fido : dog tales of colonialism in Namibia / Robert J. Gordon ; Past & future lanscape ideology : the Kalahari Gemsbok National Park / Jane Carruthers
Control code
51993269
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 275 pages
Isbn
9780821415375
Lccn
2003284153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)51993269

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