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This study provides a guide to & analysis of the intricate web of policies & institutions that now impact on grassland degradation & sustainable development in China"s pastoral region. It also reveals broader insights into how China grapples with complex ecological & livelihood problems as it rapidly modernises & develops.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 272-277) and index.
|Statement||Colin G. Brown, Scott A. Waldron and John W. Longworth|
|Contributions||Waldron, Scott A., Longworth, John W. (John William), 1940-|
|LC Classifications||SF85.4.C6 B76 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 294 p. :|
|Number of Pages||294|
|LC Control Number||2008930897|
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C. Brown, S. Waldron, and J. Longworth. Sustainable Development in Western China: Managing People, Livestock and Grasslands in Pastoral Areas [in Chinese].
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