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Deforestation

  • By: Richard Widick
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

From the perspective of global studies, complex human-driven processes of environmental transformation like deforestation are seen in the light of their relationship with concurrent historical processes of global economic, cultural, and social change. Thus, the meaning that forests ...

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