The Resource The unquiet woods : ecological change and peasant resistance in the Himalaya, Ramachandra Guha

The unquiet woods : ecological change and peasant resistance in the Himalaya, Ramachandra Guha

Label
The unquiet woods : ecological change and peasant resistance in the Himalaya
Title
The unquiet woods
Title remainder
ecological change and peasant resistance in the Himalaya
Statement of responsibility
Ramachandra Guha
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This new, expanded edition of The Unquiet Woods, Ramachandra Guha's study of peasant movements against commercial forestry, offers a new epilogue that brings the story of Himalayan social protest up to date, reflecting the Chipko movement's continuing influence in the wider world. A new appendix charts the progress of environmental history in India, and both bibliography and index have been revised and updated."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Guha, Ramachandra
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
SD414.I5
LC item number
G84 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chipko movement
  • Chipko movement
  • Forests and forestry
  • Peasant uprisings
  • Forest policy
  • Forest management
  • Human ecology
  • Chipko movement
  • Forest management
  • Forest policy
  • Forests and forestry
  • Human ecology
  • Peasant uprisings
  • Forstwirtschaft
  • Humanökologie
  • Ökologische Bewegung
  • Forstwirtschaft
  • Humanökologie
  • Ökologische Bewegung
  • India
  • Himalaja
  • Himalaja
Label
The unquiet woods : ecological change and peasant resistance in the Himalaya, Ramachandra Guha
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. A Sociology of Domination and Resistance -- Two Approaches to the Study of Lower-Class Protest -- The Landscape of Resistance -- 2. The Mountains and their People -- Social Structure -- The Cultural Ecology of the Himalayans -- 3. Scientific Forestry and Social Change -- The Forests of Uttarakhand -- The Growth and Development of State Forestry in Uttarakhand -- Scientific Forestry and Social Control -- The Agenda of Scientific Forestry -- 4. Rebellion as Custom -- Raja and Praja in Tehri -- Early Resistance to Forest Management -- The Dhandak at Rawain, 1930 -- The Kisan Andolan, 1944-8 -- Elementary Aspects of Customary Rebellion -- 5. Rebellion as Confrontation -- Early Resistance to Forced Labour -- Early Resistance to Forest Management -- The Utar and Forest Movements of 1921 -- Social Protest: 1921-42 -- From Custom to Confrontation -- Nationalism and the Vanguard Party -- 6. The March of Commercial Forestry -- Ecological Change and the Money-Order Economy -- Fragments of a Pristine Consciousness: 'Community' Management -- 7. Chipko: Social History of an 'Environmental' Movement -- Chipko: Its Origins and Development -- The Badyargarh Andolan -- Custom and Confrontation in Chipko -- Chipko as an Environmental Movement -- 8. Peasants and 'History' -- The Unquiet Woods: Forest Conflicts in two Continents -- Against Eurocentricism
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Expanded ed.
Extent
xx, 244 pages
Isbn
9780520222359
Lccn
99035415
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
1 map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)41488880
  • (OCoLC)ocm41488880
Label
The unquiet woods : ecological change and peasant resistance in the Himalaya, Ramachandra Guha
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. A Sociology of Domination and Resistance -- Two Approaches to the Study of Lower-Class Protest -- The Landscape of Resistance -- 2. The Mountains and their People -- Social Structure -- The Cultural Ecology of the Himalayans -- 3. Scientific Forestry and Social Change -- The Forests of Uttarakhand -- The Growth and Development of State Forestry in Uttarakhand -- Scientific Forestry and Social Control -- The Agenda of Scientific Forestry -- 4. Rebellion as Custom -- Raja and Praja in Tehri -- Early Resistance to Forest Management -- The Dhandak at Rawain, 1930 -- The Kisan Andolan, 1944-8 -- Elementary Aspects of Customary Rebellion -- 5. Rebellion as Confrontation -- Early Resistance to Forced Labour -- Early Resistance to Forest Management -- The Utar and Forest Movements of 1921 -- Social Protest: 1921-42 -- From Custom to Confrontation -- Nationalism and the Vanguard Party -- 6. The March of Commercial Forestry -- Ecological Change and the Money-Order Economy -- Fragments of a Pristine Consciousness: 'Community' Management -- 7. Chipko: Social History of an 'Environmental' Movement -- Chipko: Its Origins and Development -- The Badyargarh Andolan -- Custom and Confrontation in Chipko -- Chipko as an Environmental Movement -- 8. Peasants and 'History' -- The Unquiet Woods: Forest Conflicts in two Continents -- Against Eurocentricism
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Expanded ed.
Extent
xx, 244 pages
Isbn
9780520222359
Lccn
99035415
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
1 map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)41488880
  • (OCoLC)ocm41488880

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