Deforestation in the Postwar Philippines.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1991. 8vo. 177pp. Slight bumping to head of spine and corners at foot. First quantitative study of tropical deforestation to focus on one entire country, offers a detailed analysis of the interacting political, social, & economic forces that caused & perpetuate the situation: corruption & illegal logging, the failure of development to alleviate poverty, the highly skewed distribution of income and assets, & a political system which favors elite interests. Near Fine Trade Paperback 0226461696 (Item ID: 59073)