Environment and Development in the Caribbean
$9.99

Environment and Development in the Caribbean

By David Barker, Duncan F.M. McGreogor
US$ 9.99
Book Description

Table of Contents
  • Contents
  • List of Figures
  • List of Tables
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
    • Chapter 1: A Geographical Focus for Environment and Development in the Caribbean
  • Coastal Zone Resource Management
    • Chapter 2: The Impact of Thermal Effluent Discharge on the Barbados Southern West Coast
    • Chapter 3: Bahamian Blue Holes: Windows on the Past, Resources for the Future
    • Chapter 4: Wetland Resource Rehabilitation for Sustainable Development in the Eastern Caribbean
  • Tourism and Development Planning
    • Chapter 5: Sustainable Tourism in the Caribbean
    • Chapter 6: Tourism Development in Small Islands: St Maarten/St Martin and Bermuda
    • Chapter 7: The Cost of Housing in a Tourist Economy: The US Virgin Islands
  • Natural Hazards and Disaster Management
    • Chapter 8: Disaster Mitigation and Cost-Benefit Analysis: Conceptual Perspectives
    • Chapter 9: Tropical Cyclone Activity within the Caribbean Basin since 1500
    • Chapter 10: Landslides in Jamaica: Extent, Significance and Geological Zonation
    • Chapter 11: Evaluating Landslide Hazard for Land Use Planning: Upper St Andrew, Jamaica
  • Land Resources and Development Planning
    • Chapter 12: Soil Erosion, Environmental Change and Development in the Caribbean: A Deepening Crisis?
    • Chapter 13: Coastal Development and Geomorphological Processes: Scotland District, Barbados
    • Chapter 14: Drainage and Irrigation Projects in Guyana: Environmental Considerations
  • National Parks In Jamaica: Problems And Prospects
    • Chapter 15: Implementing a National Park System for Jamaica: The PARC Project
    • Chapter 16: The Cockpit Country: A World Heritage Site?
    • Chapter 17: Farming on the Fringe: Small-Scale Agriculture on the Edge of the Cockpit Country
  • Index
    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
    • E
    • F
    • G
    • H
    • I
    • J
    • K
    • L
    • M
    • N
    • O
    • P
    • Q
    • R
    • S
    • T
    • U
    • V
    • W
    • Y
    • Z
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