Rich Forests, Poor People: Resource Control and Resistance

Rich Forests, Poor People: Resource Control and Resistance in Java [Reading] ➶ Rich Forests, Poor People: Resource Control and Resistance in Java By Nancy Lee Peluso – Thomashillier.co.uk Millions of Javanese peasants live alongside state controlled forest lands in one of the world s most densely populated agricultural regions Because their legal access and customary rights to the fore Millions of Javanese peasants live Poor People: PDF Ê alongside state controlled forest lands in one of the world s most densely populated agricultural regions Because their legal access and customary rights to the forest have been severely limited, these peasants have been pushed toward illegal use of forest resources Rich Forests, Poor People untangles the complex of peasant and state politics that has developed in Java over three centuriesDrawing on historical materials and intensive field research, including two contemporary case studies, Peluso presents the story of the forest and its people Without major changes in forest Rich Forests, Epub / policy, Peluso contends, the situation is portentous Economic, social, and political costs to the government will increase Development efforts will by stymied and forest destruction will continue Mindful that a dramatic shift is unlikely, Peluso suggests how tension between foresters and villagers can be alleviated while giving peasants a greater stake in local forest management.


10 thoughts on “Rich Forests, Poor People: Resource Control and Resistance in Java

  1. Widhyanto Muttaqien Widhyanto Muttaqien says:

    Nancy L Peluso memperlihatkn bagaimana perubahan dalam pencapaian kemakmuran desa di Jawa, terkait dengan kawasan hutan industri, terutama Jati Yang menarik disisi lain kolonialime belum berakhir setelah Indonesia merdeka, nasib para pemukim sekitar hutan semakin papa bukan hanya tidak bisa mengakses hutan, tapi juga dikriminalisasi oleh penguasa.


  2. R. Sanyoto R. Sanyoto says:

    i give 5 stars. no other reference can tell about java s forest nicely..


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