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Bradford Lee Eden
2019 Journal of Web Librarianship  
Student Practices Contemporary student practices reflect patterns of informal copying and sharing that emerged in the 1990s, as much of the legacy material of the communist era became obsolete.  ...  The Copyright Review Commission, with Justice Farlam as commissioner, expanded its purview to include a review of the collection of literary rights-in particular the agreements between DALRO and the universities  ...  Poland in Brazilian politics appears to have put it temporarily out of reach.  ... 
doi:10.1080/19322909.2019.1585991 fatcat:2dx6tpsapnfafmx76vg2lqgjlu

Web sites and book reviews

2006 Mountain Research and Development  
The two final contributions deal with isolated mountain forests in Central Asian dryland areas (Chapter 11) and provide a review of geographical and ecological aspects at the upper timberline in the Himalayas  ...  the knowledge in question does not operate simply as a body of information, and derives from patterns of human-environmental interaction that are poorly grasped by the terms available to mainstream development  ... 
doi:10.1659/0276-4741(2006)26[378:wsabr]2.0.co;2 fatcat:36fcs3dm4ff5tgnd5uzjlmumoi

Review of Web Sites and Books

Ulrich Schweinfurth
2003 Mountain Research and Development  
Newmark's book is a mine of useful information and reviews a wide range of ecological literature over a broad taxonomic spectrum.  ...  The strength of the book lies in the discussion of ecological information with informed presentation of key factors such as minimum area requirements for different bird species.  ...  launching of the journal in its new format.  ... 
doi:10.1659/0276-4741(2003)023[0300:m]2.0.co;2 fatcat:cuxtdhkqu5ew7jftzpudxjqhzm

Reviews of Web Sites, CD ROMs, Books

2002 Mountain Research and Development  
This compact book gives special attention to the Lake Titicaca region and also in one chapter examines the more recent controversial land reform law known as the National Agrarian Reform Service Law (Ley  ...  This electronic book, available in English and Spanish from the IDRC Web site, provides a comprehensive evaluation of the use of velvetbean as a cover crop on the hillsides of northern Honduras.  ... 
doi:10.1659/0276-4741(2002)022[0088:rowscr]2.0.co;2 fatcat:d7juxtrl2nfffidthf6xu426u4

Reviews of Web Sites, CD ROMs, Books

2002 Mountain Research and Development  
The largest section deals with birch itself, starting with the ecology of its lichen epiphytes, their growth patterns and net assimilation rates in relation to speciesspecific adaptations that enable these  ...  Web sites on conflict prevention and resolution The following Web sites do not all focus specifically on conflict in mountain regions, but they illustrate the variety of sources currently available in  ... 
doi:10.1659/0276-4741(2002)022[0402:rowscr]2.0.co;2 fatcat:jyhghd7t6vbiphqdtarhqbmyee

Book Reviews

Simon Wood
1999 Journal of Animal Ecology  
use), before the last chapter brie¯y reviews some further topics that might be of interest to some readers, but which are beyond the scope of the book.  ...  The Book Reviews cover sports a painting of a cut-away bromeliad on a background that looks as if you have already spilled 17 mugs of tea over it.  ... 
doi:10.1046/j.1365-2656.1999.00386-2.x fatcat:fzx7uj5cvrflbb4yxqqvncyq4m

Book Reviews

Martyn Gorman
1999 Journal of Animal Ecology  
use), before the last chapter brie¯y reviews some further topics that might be of interest to some readers, but which are beyond the scope of the book.  ...  The Book Reviews cover sports a painting of a cut-away bromeliad on a background that looks as if you have already spilled 17 mugs of tea over it.  ... 
doi:10.1046/j.1365-2656.1999.00386-5.x fatcat:grni4gjf7veevo53l5arx3svr4

Book reviews

2000 Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics  
Julie Whittaker provides a useful discussion on the relative merits of the neoclassical and ecological economic frameworks in analysing environmental agricultural issues.  ...  He then uses this framework to review the need for public policies to address optimal provision of these goods, as well as the design of such policies.  ...  of agro-ecosystems that determine the use patterns.  ... 
doi:10.1111/1467-8489.00122 fatcat:wa4djdccxzdmxa2ojpfhy7am4m

Book Reviews

K. Alexander Adelaar, Anthony J. Whitten, Peter Boomgaard, Darul Aqsha, Willemijn Jong, Elly Touwen-Bouwsma, Freek L. Bakker, Samuel Wälty, Tenas Effendy, Jean Robert Opgenort, Tomas Tomascik, L. Smits (+41 others)
1998 Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde  
Yet the historical component of the book still remains somewhat  ...  During the 1950s, for instance, a plague of rats in the Kelabit area was fought by parachuting in cats as an early form of biological control.  ...  The reviews all focus more or less exclusively upon the signifcance of the books in question for the study of human history and society in Indonesia; the reviewers make no claim to competence in the natural  ... 
doi:10.1163/22134379-90003888 fatcat:aryhquzgivdqhg622tukewdfbm

BOOK REVIEWS

2006 Journal of Homosexuality  
Book Reviews 173 Foley, Robert A. 1992. Evolutionary Ecology of Fossil Hominids. Pp. 131-64 in Evolu- tionary Ecology and Human Behavior, edited by Eric Alden Smith and Bruce Winterhalder (eds.)  ...  Book Reviews 169 Some natural law theorists argue for the prioritization of heterosexual penile-vaginal intercourse on the grounds that it is necessary for the per- petuation of the human species.  ... 
doi:10.1300/j082v51n02_09 fatcat:ikn4fc4fkrhmras7x6sylsy5dy

Book Reviews

Natalie Bump Vena, Paige Dawson, Thomas De Pree, Sarah Hitchner, George Holmes, Sudarshan R Kottai, Daniel J Murphy, Susan Paulson, Victoria C. Ramenzoni, Kathleen Smythe
2021 Environment and Society  
Tambora and the Year without a Summer: How a Volcano Plunged the World into Crisis. Medford, MA: Polity Press. 334 pp. ISBN 978-1-509-52549-2.Duvall, Chris S. 2019. The African Roots of Marijuana.  ...  Upstream: Trust Lands and Power on the Feather River. Tucson: University of Arizona Press. 244 pp. ISBN 978-0-8165-3514-9.Van de Graaf, Thijs, and Benjamin K. Sovacool. 2020. Global Energy Politics.  ...  In line with its title, the book returns the reader again and again to the alternative truth that "addressing environmental issues is not primarily an issue of science or information" (1) but also a political  ... 
doi:10.3167/ares.2021.120114 fatcat:y73q7xxjwbbkniprh5t4shomai

Book Reviews

Redactie KITLV
2008 Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde  
on the Web). the book begs the question: who is it written for?  ...  Independent Malaysian governments have chosen to retain many of these oppressive laws. I do not find this explicitly acknowledged in either of the books under review.  ...  ReVIeW eSSAY Gamelan, Indonesia's traditional gong-chime musical ensemble, occupies a curious social and cultural position in relation to heritage and world arts.  ... 
doi:10.1163/22134379-90003665 fatcat:wiqas4b6vbhjxhr5mmrichwrzy

Book Reviews

Adriaan Bedner, Raden Ajeng Kartini, Henk Schulte Nordholt, L. Manderson, Tom Berge, Tom E. Dutton, Jan Rensel, C.D. Grijns, William A. Smalley, H.J.M. Claessen, Elsbeth Locher-Scholten, Kathryn Robinson (+14 others)
1999 Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde  
pattern in an area with which most of them, including this reviewer, are not familiar.  ...  The solutions provided thus far are far from satisfying. ' The book contains a wealth of information on houses, housing, and problems connected with changes in traditional social patterns in Oceania.  ... 
doi:10.1163/22134379-90003883 fatcat:liaehnwb7rhzvjavnrasoivgoa

Book Reviews

1961 Journal of forestry  
Both of these books follow the same general organization of sub- ject matter. Their pattern, more- over, is Winning acceptance in oth- works.  ...  As an as supplemental informative read- ing this book is purposeful.  ... 
doi:10.1093/jof/59.5.380 fatcat:bfze7cueyzck7a6ikvdmjmuotu

Book Reviews

Richard L. Engstrom
2016 American Review of Politics  
This inventive interpretation displays a common pattern in the latter half of this book: a brief quotation from Madison followed by a fanciful misinterpretation.  ...  Another limitation of the measures, and of several aspects of the book, is the dated nature of the information.  ... 
doi:10.15763/issn.2374-7781.2013.34.0.128-156 fatcat:qkx5ubd3xvfk3ntivpkkldhpkq
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