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Southeast Asian environment

Canadian Council for Southeast Asian Studies. Conference

Southeast Asian environment

selections from the proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Canadian Council for Southeast Asian Studies held at the Faculty of Environmental Design, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada, Noavember 13 to 15, 1981

by Canadian Council for Southeast Asian Studies. Conference

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Published by University of Ottawa Press in Ottawa, Canada .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDouglas R. Webster, editor.
ContributionsWebster, Douglas R.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 91/08984 (H)
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 229 p. :
Number of Pages229
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3254359M
ISBN 10276033208X
LC Control Number83172707

  From Angkor Wat to Agent Orange, Southeast Asia An Environmental History tells the story of some of the most dramatic effects humans have had on the natural and developed environment anywhere in the world and examines the ways in which environmental factors have helped shape the culture, politics, and societies of the region. Ever since the first humanlike . Kahin Prize, given biennially to an outstanding scholar of Southeast Asian studies from any discipline or country specialization to recognize distinguished scholarly work on Southeast Asia beyond the author’s first book. The A.L. Becker Southeast Asian Literature in Translation Prize, to recognize an outstanding English translation of a work.

Southeast Asia is a great example of how the environment can affect humans. There are many active volcanoes, frequent earthquake activity, and tsunamis. Because of seasonal rains, more common natural disasters many people face are floods and typhoons. Southeast Asia Unit Summary Questions. The book introduces unique approaches to the study of Southeast Asia’s environmental changes and resource management under the influence of intensifying economic change in the region. It also examines the slow erosion of Southeast Asia’s rich environment and addresses serious issues such as the decrease in biodiversity and tropical forests.

T1 - Routledge handbook of Southeast Asian development. A2 - McGregor, Andrew. A2 - Law, Lisa. A2 - Miller, Fiona. PY - Y1 - N2 - Southeast Asia is one of the most diverse regions in the world - hosting a wide range of languages, ethnicities, religions, economies, ecosystems and political by: 1. East Asia/Southeast Asia:: Singapore. All Space Capital. Skyline of the Singapore business district. The larger of two Merlions (half fish-half lion creatures) may be seen spouting along the pier. Singapore is one of the world's leading financial centers. Factbook photos - obtained from a variety of sources - are in the public domain and are.


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