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Title Bridging scales and knowledge systems : concepts and applications in ecosystem assessment / edited by Walter V. Reid [and others].

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : Island Press, [2006]


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Description 1 online resource (xii, 351 pages) : illustrations, maps (some color).
Series A contribution to the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment
Millennium Ecosystem Assessment series.
Note "A contribution to the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment"--P [iii].
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents How scale matters / Thomas J. Wilbanks -- Politics of scale in environmental assessments / Louis Lebel -- Assessing ecosystem services at different scales in the portugal millennium ecosystem assessment / Henrique M. Pereira, Tiago Domingos and Luis Vicente -- Synthesis of data and methods across scales to connnect local policy decisions to regional envioronmental conditions / Chris Davis -- Scales of governance in carbon sinks / Emily Boyd -- What counts as local knowledge in global environmental assessments and conventions / J. Peter Brosius -- Bridging the gap or crossing a bridge? / Michael Davis -- Mobilizing knowledge for integrated ecosystem assessments / Christo Fabricius, Robert Scholes and Georgina Cundill -- Keep it simple and be relevant / Joan Eamer -- Cosmovisions and environmental governance / Jorge Ishizawa -- Harmonizing traditional and scientific knowledge systems in rainfall prediction and utilization / Rengalakshmi Raj -- Managing people's knowledge / Yogesh Gokhale [and others] -- Barriers to local-level ecosystem assessment and participatory management in Brazil / Christiana S. Seixas -- Integrating epistemologies through scenarios / Elena Bennett and Monika Zurek -- Politics of bridging scales and epistemologies / Clark Miller and Paul Erickson.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Ecosystem management.
Human ecology.
NATURE -- Animals -- Wildlife.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Biological Diversity.
Ecosystem management. (OCoLC)fst01432037
Human ecology. (OCoLC)fst00962941
Genre/Form Aufsatzsammlung.
Added Author Reid, Walter V., 1956-
Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (Program)
Other Form: Print version: Bridging scales and knowledge systems. Washington, D.C. : Island Press, ©2006 (DLC) 2006010082
ISBN 9781435606425 (electronic bk.)
1435606426 (electronic bk.)
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