Nibbering, Joannes Wilhelmus Silvester Maria
Overpopulation, poverty and land degradation are widespread phenomena in many
upland areas in South and South East Asia. However, the literature dealing with these
problems is characterized by unwarranted assumptions and a high level of
generalization with respect to the nature and extent of degradation, the behaviour of
farmers and the wider social, political and economic context in which farmers operate.
This thesis inquires into the development of land use in a particular upland area,...[Show more]
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