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Menzies, Nicholas K.

Overview
Works: 42 works in 259 publications in 2 languages and 1,348 library holdings
Genres: History  Case studies  Academic theses  Sources 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: DS721, 509.51
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nicholas K Menzies
Science and civilisation in China by Joseph Needham( Book )

164 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For contents, see Author Catalog
Our forest, your ecosystem, their timber : communities, conservation, and the state in community-based forest management by Nicholas K Menzies( Book )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this volume, Nicholas K. Menzies looks at communities in China, Zanzibar, Brazil, and India where, despite differences in landscape, climate, politics, and culture, common challenges and themes arise in making a transition from forest management by government agencies to community-based forest management (CBFM). The stories of these four distinct places highlight the difficulties communities face when trying to manage their forests and negotiate partnerships with others interested in forest management, such as the commercial forest sector or conservation and environmental organizations. These issues are then considered against a growing body of research concerning what constitutes successful CBFM." "Drawing on published and unpublished case studies, project reports, and his own rich experience, Menzies analyzes how CBFM fits into the broader picture of the management of natural resources, highlighting the conditions that bring about effective practices and the most just and equitable stewardship of resources."--Jacket
Forest and land management in Imperial China by Nicholas K Menzies( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The historical pattern of land use in China has been described as a process of clearance of forest for conversion to agriculture. There is evidence though that forests were protected, maintained, or intensively managed in some places, often for periods of several centuries
1421 Zhongguo fa xian shi jie by Gavin Menzies( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in Chinese and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu bao kuo"zhong hua di guo","zhi lu xing chen","hong bao de yuan hang","zhou wen de yuan hang"deng nei rong,Cheng gong di jie shi le jin nian suo fa xian de zheng he chuan dui yan lu liu xia de yi wu yu bei wen,Zhong tu de chen chuan yi ji shui shou zai ge di ji bai ma zu de yi zhi
Trees, fields, and people : the forests of China from the seventeenth to the nineteenth centuries by Nicholas K Menzies( Book )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The historical pattern of land use in China has been described as a process of clearance of forest for conversion to agriculture. There is evidence that in spite of the general phenomenon of deforestation, forests were protected, maintained, or intensively managed in many places, often for periods of several centuries. This dissertation identifies and describes six of these forms of management, varying from the Imperial Hunting Enclosure in northeastern China to intensively cultivated small scale systems where timber was grown as a commercial product intercropped with annual and perennial cash crops
Science and civilisation in China. the gunpowder epic by Joseph Needham( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agro-industries and forestry. Agro-industries: sugarcane technology by Joseph Needham( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and civilisation in China by Joseph Needham( Book )

6 editions published between 1956 and 1977 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agro-industries and forestry by Joseph Needham( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and civilisation in China by Joseph Needham( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ji chu gong cheng xue by Nicholas K Menzies( Book )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1984 in Chinese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and civilisation in China. Biology and biological technology. Part 5 : Fermentations and food science( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and civilisation in China. Chemistry and chemical technology. Part 9 : Textile technology, spinning and reeling( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and civilisation in China by Joseph Needham( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and civilisation in China. Chemistry and chemical technology. Part 12 : Ceramic technology( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biology and biological technology : agro-industries and forestry : sugarcane technology by Christian Daniels( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and civilisation in China. Traditional botany: an ethnobotanical approach( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and civilisation in China. Botany( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and civilisation in China. Agriculture( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Our forest, your ecosystem, their timber : communities, conservation, and the state in community-based forest management
Alternative Names
Meng Xi si

孟 席斯

Languages
English (222)

Chinese (12)

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Our forest, your ecosystem, their timber : communities, conservation, and the state in community-based forest managementForest and land management in Imperial ChinaScience and civilisation in China. the gunpowder epicAgro-industries and forestry. Agro-industries: sugarcane technologyScience and civilisation in ChinaAgro-industries and forestryScience and civilisation in ChinaScience and civilisation in China. Biology and biological technology. Part 5 : Fermentations and food science