By Leontine E. Visser
Coastal zones are locations the place environments, cultures, and economies all collide and have interaction, and not easy Coasts examines the $64000 matters considering dealing with coastal zones. individuals to the amount argue that coastal zones pose a developmental instead of a administration problem and require a multidisciplinary reaction from the social and traditional sciences. hence papers accumulated the following research overseas case reports and tackle quite a few concerns resembling biodiversity safeguard and the criminal matters of habitat defense. tough Coasts is a crucial and useful source for marine scientists and people attracted to coastal sector improvement.
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Poverty and development into the 21st century. Oxford University Press. Pp. 141-162. Leontine E. Visser 47 3 Biodiversity and the Natural Resource Management of Coral Reefs in Southeast Asia Bert W. Hoeksema 1 Introduction Biological diversity (or biodiversity) concerns the richness of life at three levels: genetic, species, and ecosystem (Norse 1993; Heywood 1995). These three aspects are interrelated, since an area with a high environmental variability most likely contains many species, and many species represent a high genetic variation.
Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press. 46 Chapter Two Ram, K. 1991 Mukkuvar Women. Gender, hegemony and capitalist transformation in a South Indian fishing community. London/New Jersey: Zed Books. C. 1998 Seeing like a State. How certain schemes to improve the human condition have failed. New Haven: Yale University Press. Sen, S. R. Nielsen 1996 Fisheries co-management: a comparative analysis. Marine Policy 20(5):405-418. Sundar, N. 2002 Beyond the bounds? Violence at the margins of new legal geographies.
Thus, social scientists studying or bringing about the socio-economic development of the poorer members of the coastal communities find themselves at the opposite end of spectrum from those natural and technical scientists who regard the coastal population as a burden or a threat to government control over a coastal area with high economic potential. It is important for such epistemological (and sometimes emotional) differences to become transparent if we wish to engage in a transdisciplinary approach to integrated coastal development.
Challenging coasts: transdisciplinary excursions into integrated coastal zone development by Leontine E. Visser