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Foresters' beliefs about farmers: a priority for social science research in social forestry

Literature: Journal Articles

Dove, MR. 1992. Foresters' beliefs about farmers: a priority for social science research in social forestry. Agroforestry Systems, vol. 17 no. 1, pp.13-41.

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  • The authors discusses the disconnect between foresters and rural farmers in Pakistan. 
  • He found that foresters' views of farmers' interests were highly skewed.
  • The author notes that this "disparity between farmer reality and forester belief" is the fault of social scientists as well as foresters.

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  • South Asia
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