Human-Environment Interactions: Learning from the Past

Chapter in volume

Main Author: 
Dearing, John
Original title: 
Human-Environment Interactions: Learning from the Past
Original language: 
English
Year of publication: 
2007
Short abstract: 

The articles describes the use of past records of human-environment interactions to develop strategies for sustainable management of human-dominated landscapes. Different approaches of learning from the past are presented and an according typology is developed. 

Publication info
Volume title: 
Sustainability or collapse? An integrated history and future of people on earth
Volume editor(s): 
Costanza, Robert; Graumlich, Lisa; Steffen, Will
Publisher: 
MIT Press
Place of publication: 
Cambridge, Massachusetts; London, UK
Page number: 
19-37
ISBN: 
978-0-262-03366-4
Electronic source
Date accessed: 
Monday, August 1, 2016