Modern Forests: Statemaking and Environmental Change in Colonial Eastern India

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Modern Forests is an environmental, institutional, and cultural history of forestry in colonial eastern India. By carefully examining the influence of regional political formations and biogeographic processes on land and forest management, this book offers an analysis of the interrelated social and biophysical factors that influenced landscape change.

Author: K. Sivaramakrishnan
Publisher: Stanford University Press
Published: 12/03/1999
Pages: 376
Binding Type: Paperback
Weight: 0.94lbs
Size: 8.10h x 5.92w x 0.94d
ISBN13: 9780804745567
ISBN10: 0804745560
BISAC Categories:
- Nature | Plants | Trees
- History | Asia | South | General
- Political Science | Public Policy | Environmental Policy

About the Author
K. Sivaramakrishnan is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University of Washington.