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(Article of book - 2004)

Document title

The closing of the frontier. A history of the marine fisheries of Southeast Asia c.1850-2000

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

BUTCHER J.G. ;

Abstract

First book on the subject. Divided into 7 chapters. 1. Introduction ; 2. The fisheries of Southeast Asia in the middle of the Nineteenth Century ; 3. State, economy and fisheries to the 1930's ; 4. Catching more with the same technology, 1870s to 1930s ; 5. Technological change and the extension of the frontier of fisheries, 1890s to 1930s ; 6. The great fish race ; 7. The closing of the frontier. Fisheries have brought a severe depletion of marine resources in South-East Asia. The challenge is now to preserve the diversity of marine life under to provide a source of food for the future. - (GL)

Source

Book

ISBN : 981-230-259-X (soft cover), 981-230-223-9 (hard cover)

Editor : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore - SINGAPOUR (2004)

Millesime : 2004  [442 pages]

Bibliographic references : 40 p.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Réseau PRODIG - Paris

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