Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
Title: Deforestation, Forest Policy, and Government Inaction
Contributor(s): Pandya, Hinal Dineshchandra (author)
Publication Date: 2008
Handle Link:
Abstract: Deforestation is manifestation of increasing exploitation of forest resource for human needs. This has been a worldwide phenomenon, and has become acute in third world countries like India. Even though the forest Policy to safeguard forest resource by conservation and protection has continued since 1890s in India. The objective was to preserved forest so that future generation can use fuelwood and timber. The present book analysis deforestation from political angle. This is based on the fact that actual causes of deforestation may be located in political arena. Political actors intervene and make political choices. This book is outcome of research study undertaken as a student of Politics and Public administration where study was conducted to a specific region and efficiency of local forest administration to handle such Forest Department has been evaluated in the study.
Publication Type: Book
Publisher: International Book Distributors
Place of Publication: Dehradun, India
ISBN: 8170893518
Field of Research (FOR): 160507 Environment Policy
Socio-Economic Outcome Codes: 961203 Rehabilitation of Degraded Forest and Woodlands Environments
HERDC Category Description: A1 Authored Book - Scholarly
Other Links:
Extent of Pages: 87
Statistics to Oct 2018: Visitors: 176
Views: 184
Downloads: 0
Appears in Collections:Book

Files in This Item:
2 files
File Description SizeFormat 
Show full item record

Page view(s)

checked on May 3, 2019
Google Media

Google ScholarTM


Items in Research UNE are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.