The Resource Human impact on environment and sustainable development in Africa, edited by Michael Darkoh and Apollo Rwomire

Human impact on environment and sustainable development in Africa, edited by Michael Darkoh and Apollo Rwomire

Label
Human impact on environment and sustainable development in Africa
Title
Human impact on environment and sustainable development in Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Darkoh and Apollo Rwomire
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GE160.A35
LC item number
H86 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Darkoh, M. B. Kwesi
  • Rwomire, Apollo
Series statement
Contemporary perspectives on developing societies.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental degradation
  • Nature
  • Human ecology
  • Sustainable development
Label
Human impact on environment and sustainable development in Africa, edited by Michael Darkoh and Apollo Rwomire
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • M.B.K. Darkoh
  • Environmental security in South Africa: a prognosis for regional security
  • J.K. Van Wyk
  • Population-environment interface in Botswana: issues, challenges and prospects
  • G. Letamo and O. Totolo
  • Environment and forced migration: a review
  • W.F.G. Cardy
  • International migration in Southern Africa: a retrospective benefit-cost analysis
  • A. Rwomire
  • Desertification: myths and realities
  • Introduction:
  • O.B. Smith and S. Koala
  • The nature, causes and consequences of desertification in the drylands of Africa
  • M.B.K. Darkoh
  • The Sahel Dust Bowl: processes and control strategies
  • O.B. Smith and S. Koala
  • Agriculture and biodiversity in the drylands of Africa
  • M.B.K. Darkoh
  • Indigenous systems of land evaluation: some examples from Eastern and Southern Africa
  • The livestock industry and the subsistence economy of rangelands in Africa with special reference to Botswana
  • B.T. Kgabung
  • Ideas on human impact on environment and prospects for a sustainable future in Africa
  • Globalisation and wildlife resource sustainability in Botswana
  • J.E. Mbaiwa, M.B.K. Darkoh and J. Nakizito
  • Community-based tourism in Ngamiland District, Botswana: development, impacts and challenges
  • J.E. Mbaiwa
  • Urban poverty and environmental health: the case of Kampala City, Uganda
  • A. Nuwagaba
  • Government policy and environmental waste management in Maiduguri Urban Area, Nigeria
  • S.O. Okafor
  • Adaptive strategies of small fishermen to environmental degradation induced by oil pollution in the Niger Delta: implications for rural planning
  • A. Avwunudiogba
  • M.B.K. Darkoh and A. Rwomire
  • Context, principles and practices of conservation strategies and environmental action plans
  • M.A. Mohamed Salih
  • Sustainable human development and the North-South dialogue
  • J.B. Opschoor
  • A socio-economic analysis of environmental degradation in Africa
  • R.N. Ogbudinkpa
  • Political and social dimensions of environmental crisis in Nigeria
  • C. Obi
  • Environmental security in the drylands of Africa: the role of science and technology
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 530 p.
Isbn
9780754631545
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20020747 19
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)50023346
Label
Human impact on environment and sustainable development in Africa, edited by Michael Darkoh and Apollo Rwomire
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • M.B.K. Darkoh
  • Environmental security in South Africa: a prognosis for regional security
  • J.K. Van Wyk
  • Population-environment interface in Botswana: issues, challenges and prospects
  • G. Letamo and O. Totolo
  • Environment and forced migration: a review
  • W.F.G. Cardy
  • International migration in Southern Africa: a retrospective benefit-cost analysis
  • A. Rwomire
  • Desertification: myths and realities
  • Introduction:
  • O.B. Smith and S. Koala
  • The nature, causes and consequences of desertification in the drylands of Africa
  • M.B.K. Darkoh
  • The Sahel Dust Bowl: processes and control strategies
  • O.B. Smith and S. Koala
  • Agriculture and biodiversity in the drylands of Africa
  • M.B.K. Darkoh
  • Indigenous systems of land evaluation: some examples from Eastern and Southern Africa
  • The livestock industry and the subsistence economy of rangelands in Africa with special reference to Botswana
  • B.T. Kgabung
  • Ideas on human impact on environment and prospects for a sustainable future in Africa
  • Globalisation and wildlife resource sustainability in Botswana
  • J.E. Mbaiwa, M.B.K. Darkoh and J. Nakizito
  • Community-based tourism in Ngamiland District, Botswana: development, impacts and challenges
  • J.E. Mbaiwa
  • Urban poverty and environmental health: the case of Kampala City, Uganda
  • A. Nuwagaba
  • Government policy and environmental waste management in Maiduguri Urban Area, Nigeria
  • S.O. Okafor
  • Adaptive strategies of small fishermen to environmental degradation induced by oil pollution in the Niger Delta: implications for rural planning
  • A. Avwunudiogba
  • M.B.K. Darkoh and A. Rwomire
  • Context, principles and practices of conservation strategies and environmental action plans
  • M.A. Mohamed Salih
  • Sustainable human development and the North-South dialogue
  • J.B. Opschoor
  • A socio-economic analysis of environmental degradation in Africa
  • R.N. Ogbudinkpa
  • Political and social dimensions of environmental crisis in Nigeria
  • C. Obi
  • Environmental security in the drylands of Africa: the role of science and technology
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 530 p.
Isbn
9780754631545
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20020747 19
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)50023346

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