The theory of social forestry intervention: the state of the art in Asia

@article{Dove2004TheTO,
  title={The theory of social forestry intervention: the state of the art in Asia},
  author={Michael R. Dove},
  journal={Agroforestry Systems},
  year={2004},
  volume={30},
  pages={315-340}
}
This study focuses on the major issues in current thinking about the theory of social forestry development in Asia. The first of these issues concerns the cause of deforestation. The governmental view is that deforestation is a gradual process driven by community-based factors, whereas the community view is that deforestation is a stochastic process driven by external, political-economic factors. The two explanations have different implications for where the ‘problematique’ of social forestry… CONTINUE READING