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Communities and forest stewardship regional transitions in Southeast Asia by Mark Poffenberger

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Published by Asia Forest Network and Community Forestry International, Distributed by Ateneo de Manila University Press in Tagbilaran City, Bohol, Philippines, Quezon City .
Written in English


  • Community forestry -- Southeast Asia

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 133-142) and index.

StatementMark Poffenberger, Rowena Soriaga, Peter Walpole.
SeriesResearch network report -- no. 16 (May 2006)
ContributionsSoriaga, Rowena., Walpole, Peter., Asia Forest Network., Community Forestry International.
LC ClassificationsSD6573.A785 P64 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 150 p. :
Number of Pages150
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16290707M
ISBN 109719314455
ISBN 109789719314455
LC Control Number2006343253

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