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The English National Forest: local reactions to plans for renegociated nature-society relations in the countryside

Auteur(s) et Affiliation(s)

CLOKE, P.
Dept. of Geography, University of Bristol, Bristol, Royaume-Uni


Description :
The designation of ENF presents a series of practical difficulties in implementing the afforestation of existing landscapes. It suggests the imposition of new representations of nature-society relations on existing communities. The notion of social nature is used to interpret a variety of narratives which represent the outcomes of the proposals. The narratives were constructed in public meetings with community groups: this methodology offers insightful indications of how different social meanings of nature are placed through the social construction of locality.


Type de document :
Article de périodique

Source :
Transactions - Institute of British Geographers (1965), issn : 0020-2754, 1996, vol. 21, n°. 3, p. 552-571, Collation : Illustration, Références bibliographiques : 41 ref.

Date :
1996

Editeur :
Pays édition : Royaume-Uni, London, Institute of British Geographers

Langue :
Anglais
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