Man in the Forest: Local Knowledge and Sustainable Management of Forests and Natural Resources in Tribal Communities in India
Klaus Seeland, Franz Schmithüsen
D.K. Printworld, Jan 1, 2000 - Ethnic groups - 372 pages
The Articles Examine The Indigenous Knowledge On Trees And Forests Among Tribal Communities From Diverse Regions Of India, Particularly The Significance Of Such Knowledge For Use And Management Of Natural Resources.
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What is lndigenous Knowledge and Why Does it
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