(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1991)

Document title

From autarky to dependency : society and habitat relations in the South Asian mountain rimland in Proceedings of the Conference on the transformation of mountain environments (TOME), part two.

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

ALLAN N. J. R. ;


Three different mountain communities - Muslim, Hindu and Buddhist - in the Hindukush, Himalaya and Trans-Himalaya are compared to understand their cultural-ecological commonalities and economic options. It is land and water use, not the biophysical environment, that enables these people to be supported by their immediate habitat. - (DWG)


Article of periodic

published at : Mountain research and development / ISSN 0276-4741

Editor : United Nations University, Tokyo - JAPON (1981)

Millesime : 1991, vol. 11, no1 [pp. 65-74]

Bibliographic references : 29 réf.



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