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Special book offer from to CFA members

Earthscan is pleased to offer a 20% discount on all Forestry titles to members of the Commonwealth Forestry Association.

 

To get this discount, please click on the links below then use the drop down menu to choose the CFA special offer price. You can also quote ‘CFA special offer’ when placing your order by phone or email.

 

HOW TO ORDER

online: Links are provided below – or visit www.earthscan.co.uk and browse.

hotline:+44 (0)1256 302699

email:book.orders@earthscan.co.uk

 


 

*New*

Forest Quality

•   The first ever guide to ‘forest quality’ assessment, addressing the ‘authenticity’ of forests and criteria for determining the environmental, economic and social value of different types of forest

•   A practical hands-on manual for professionals involved in forestry, conservation and resource management worldwide

•   Case study material from Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America shows the practical uses of the new ‘landscape’ approach to forest conservation
 

http://shop.earthscan.co.uk/ProductDetails/mcs/productID/685/groupID/6/categoryID/12

 

Hardback ISBN: 1844072789 £39.95
Publication Date: October 2006
192 pages; 170 x 240 mm; figures, tables, index

 

*New*

Forest Landscape Restoration Handbook

•  The first practical hands-on guide to repairing the damage done by irresponsible forest activity, explaining how to increase the resilience of landscapes and the communities they support

•  Pools expert knowledge from world authorities in the field, using research backed by respected institutions such as ITTO and the IUCN

•  An addition to the Earthscan Forestry Library, the indispensable resource for practitioners, planners, policy makers and students

http://shop.earthscan.co.uk/ProductDetails/mcs/productID/731/groupID/6/categoryID/12

 

Hardback £39.95 ISBN: 1844073696

Publication date: November 2006

160 pages; 234 x 156mm; Figures, tables, maps, photographs, index

 

 

*New*

Logjam
• The most comprehensive and authoritative coverage of the failure to achieve a global treaty on forests and the dire consequences for the future of the world’s forest – destined to be a classic

• Updates and supersedes David Humphreys’ bestselling Forest Politics, used widely by students and professionals

• A must-have text for all forestry professionals and students in forest policy, environmental politics and international relations
 

http://shop.earthscan.co.uk/ProductDetails/mcs/productID/707/groupID/6/categoryID/12

 

Hardback £29.95 ISBN: 1844073017

Publication date: October 2006

272 pages; 234 x 156 mm; Maps, figures, index

 

*New*

Illegal Logging

•  Illegal logging is massively widespread – more than 50 per cent of all timber in some countries – and hugely damaging, yet how can it be tackled without causing poverty in local communities?

•  Written by the world’s foremost experts, this book examines the key issues including law and enforcement, supply and demand, corruption, forest certification, poverty, local livelihoods, international trade and biodiversity conservation

•  Key cases studies from forest-rich hotspots in North, South and Central America, equatorial Africa and the dwindling rainforests of Indonesia


http://shop.earthscan.co.uk/ProductDetails/mcs/productID/760/groupID/6/categoryID/12/

 

Hardback £29.95 ISBN 1844073483

Publication date: March 2007

288 pages; 234 x 156mm; Maps, diagrams, tables, index 

 

 

FORESTS IN LANDSCAPES: ECOSYSTEMS APPROACHES TO SUSTAINABILITY

Edited by: Jeffrey A Sayer, WWF International Forests for Life Programme and Stewart Maginnis, IUCN Forest Conservation Programme

Full Price: £24.95

Discount Price: £ 19.96

 

This book contains lessons for all those concerned with forests as sources of people’s livelihoods and as part of rural landscapes.The concluding chapters draws out key lessons in forest management in recent decades and sets out some thoughts for the future.

 

For more info and to order:

http://shop.earthscan.co.uk/ProductDetails/mcs/productID/604/

 

 

 

THE POLITICS OF DECENTRALIZATION: FORESTS, POWER AND PEOPLE

Edited by Carol J. Pierce Colfer and Doris Capistrano, both at CIFOR, Indonesia
Full Price: £ 29.95

Discount Price: £23.96

 

The most up-to-date examination of the themes, experiences and lessons learned from decentralization worldwide.

 

“NOT TO BE MISSED!” David Kaimowitz, Director General, CIFOR

 

For more info and to order:

http://shop.earthscan.co.uk/ProductDetails/mcs/productID/613/

 

 

 

FOREST QUALITY: ASSESSING FORESTS AT A LANDSCAPE LEVEL

By Nigel Dudley

Full Price: £39.95

Discount Price: £31.96

 

Around the world forests are becoming younger and less diverse – this has important impacts for biodiversity and also affects many human values.

 

For more info and to order:

http://shop.earthscan.co.uk/ProductDetails/mcs/productID/685/

 

 

 

PLANTATIONS, PRIVATIZATION, POVERTY AND POWER: CHANGING OWNERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT OF STATE FORESTS

Edited by Michael Garforth and James Mayers

Full Price: £35.00

Discount Price: £ 28.00

 

Examines the evidence and explores the many issues raised by the changing relationships between the state, the private sector, and local livelihoods.

 

For more info and to order:

http://shop.earthscan.co.uk/ProductDetails/mcs/productID/346/

 

 

THE EARTHSCAN READER IN FORESTRY AND DEVELOPMENT

Edited by Jeffrey Sayer

Full price: £24.94

Discount price: £19.96

 

“Whether you are a seasoned conservationist or forestry professional, an aspiring student or simply a concerned citizen, this book is for you.” David Kaimowitz, Director General, CIFOR

 

For more info and to order:

http://shop.earthscan.co.uk/ProductDetails/mcs/productID/593/

 

 

POLICY THAT WORKS FOR FORESTS AND PEOPLE: REAL PROSPECTS FOR GOVERNANCE AND LIVELIHOODS

By James Mayers and Stephen Bass
Full Price: £39.95

Discount Price: £31.96

 

Based on worldwide research, this book is the most authoritative study to date of policy processes that affect forests. “…thoughtful and pragmatic…” Jeff Sayer, WWF

 

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http://shop.earthscan.co.uk/ProductDetails/mcs/productID/349/

 

 

THE FOREST CERTIFICATION HANDBOOK – SECOND EDITION

By Ruth Nussbaum and Markku Simula                
Full Price: £39.95

Discount Price: £ 31.96

Rewritten to incorporate changes over the past decade and to provide a complete and up-to-date source of information on all aspects of forest certification.

 

For more info and to order:

http://shop.earthscan.co.uk/ProductDetails/mcs/productID/189/

 

 

THE SUSTAINABLE FORESTRY HANDBOOK

By Sophie Higman, James Mayers, Stephen Bass, Neil Judd and Ruth Nussbaum
Full Price: £39.95

Discount Price: £31.96

 

“…Provides a framework for understanding, planning and implementing improved forest management techniques.” ETRFN News

For more info and to order:

http://shop.earthscan.co.uk/ProductDetails/mcs/productID/452/groupID/6/

 

 

LOCAL FOREST MANAGEMENT: THE IMPACTS OF DEVOLUTION POLICIES

Edited by David Edmunds and Eva Wollenberg

Full price: £22.95

Discount price: £18.36

 

Devolution is a worldwide trend in forest policy – but is it creating sustainable livelihoods for local resource users, especially the poorest among them, or simply reducing the cost of government forest administration?

 

For more info and to order: http://shop.earthscan.co.uk/ProductDetails/mcs/productID/280/

 

 

CARING FOR SMALL WOODS

By Ken Broad

Full price: £24.95

Discount price: £19.96

 

Complete with information on buying and selling woods, useful contact addresses and a glossary of terms, Caring for Small Woods will prove the indispensable handbook.

 

For more info and to order: http://shop.earthscan.co.uk/ProductDetails/mcs/productID/52/

 

 

  

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