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Sustainable desert livelihoods : a cross-cultural framework

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Title

Sustainable desert livelihoods : a cross-cultural framework

Creator

LaFlamme, Michael

Collection

E-Publications; PublicationNT; E-Books; Desert Knowledge CRC Working Paper 69

Date

2010

Location

Alice Springs

Description

Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).

Notes

Includes bibliographical references. p.28-33.

Table of contents

Acknowledgements -- Executive summary -- Introduction: Sustaining biocultural diversity -- Sustaining biocultural diversity through livelihoods -- The Sustainable Livelihoods Framework -- A livelihood as a system -- Adapting the SLF to the desert -- Frameworks for sustaining desert diversity -- Desert factors -- System characteristics of desert livelihoods -- Characteristics of Aboriginal sustainability -- A Desert Livelihood Framework -- Desert assets/strategies/outcomes -- Desert rules and risk -- Rules -- Risks -- Interactions across levels and cultures -- Example: Biodiversity -- Desert influence -- Conclusion: A cross-cultural framework for desert sustainability -- References.

Language

English

Subject

Sustainable development -- Alice Springs

Publisher name

Desert Knowledge CRC

Place of publication

Alice Springs (N.T.)

Series

Desert Knowledge CRC Working Paper 69

Format

iv, 33 pages : colour illustrations ; 30 cm.

File type

application/pdf.

ISBN

9781741581591

ISSN

1833-7309

Copyright owner

Check within Publication or with content Publisher.

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/219618

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/702826

Page content

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