February 28, 2007
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Published July 1988 through June 1999
FROM VOLUME 8, NUMBER 6, JUNE 1995
PREINDUSTRIAL HUMAN IMPACTS
Special issue: "Preindustrial
Human Environmental Impacts: Are There Lessons for Science and Policy?"
D.M. Kammen, K.R. Smith et al., Eds., Chemosphere,
29(5), Sep. 1994 (Pergamon Press). Includes 18 papers related to an
interdisciplinary conference held at the East-West Center, Honolulu, Hawaii,
Sep. 1993. Four papers of more general interest have been listed in Gen.
Interest/Gen. and Policy, above. The rest, listed below, concern the
biogeochemical record, biomass burning, land use, models of technological and
political innovations, and policy options.
"Global Emissions of Methane During the Last Several Centuries,"
M.A.K. Khalil (Global Change Res., Oregon Graduate Inst., POB 91,000, Portland
OR 97291), R.A. Rasmussen, 833-842.
"Methane from the House of Tudor and the Ming Dynasty: Anthropogenic
Emissions in the Sixteenth Century," S. Subak (CSERGE Univ. E. Anglia,
Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK), 843-854.
"Modeling Pre-Industrial C-N-P-S Biogeochemical Cycling in the
Land-Coastal Margin System," L.M.B. Ver (Dept. Oceanog, SOEST, Univ.
Hawaii, 1000 Pope Rd., Honolulu HI 96822), F.T. Mackenzie, S. Lerman, 855-887.
"Maintaining Focus: An Introduction to Anthropogenic Fire," S.J.
Pyne (Amer. Studies Prog., Arizona State Univ. West, POB 37100, Phoenix AZ
"Prehistoric Anthropogenic Wildland Burning by Hunter-Gatherer
Societies in the Temperate Regions: A Net Source, Sink, or Neutral to the Global
Carbon Budget," M.K. Anderson (Prog. in Nature, Culture and Technol., Univ.
Kansas, Lawrence KS 66045), 913-934.
"The Burning of the New World: The Extent and Significance of Broadcast
Burning by Early Humans," D.W. Woodcock (Dept. Geog., Univ. Hawaii-Manoa,
445 Porteus Hall, Honolulu HI 96822), P.V. Wells, 935-948.
"Management Fires vs. Corrective fires in Northern Australia: An
Analogue for Environmental Change," H.T. Lewis (Dept. Anthropol., Univ.
Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Can.), 949-963.
"On the Arid Margin: The Relationship Between Climate, Humans and the
Environment. A Review of Evidence from the Highlands of Central Mexico,"
S.L. O'Hara (Dept. Geog., Sheffield Univ., Sheffield S10 2TN, UK), S.E.
Metcalfe, F.A. Street-Perrott, 965-981.
"Deforestation in Preindustrial China: The Loess Plateau Region as an
Example," J.-Q. Fang (Dept. Geog., Queen's Univ., Kingston ON K7L 3N6,
Can.), Z. Xie, 983-999.
"A Historical Review of Early Institutional and Conservationist
Responses to Fears of Artificially Induced Global Climate Change: The
Deforestation-Desiccation Discourse 1500-1860," R.H. Grove (Dept. Econ.
History, Australian Natl. Univ., Canberra, Australia), 1001-1013.
"Changes in Land Use in South and Southeast Asia from 1880 to 1980: A
Data Base Prepared as Part of a Coordinated Research Program on Carbon Fluxes in
the Tropics," E.P. Flint (Dept. History, Duke Univ., Durham NC 27708),
"Asynchronous Regional Development," C.J. Andrews (Woodrow Wilson
School, Princeton Univ., Princeton NJ 08544), 1079-1086.
"Effects of Pre-Industrial Human Activities on Climate," A. Robock
(Dept. Meteor., Univ. Maryland, College Pk. MD 20742), H.-F. Graf, 1087-1097.
"Biomass Utilization in Households and Industry: Energy Use and
Development," D.O. Hall (Div. Life Sci., King's Coll., London W8 7AH, UK),
F. Rosillo-Calle, J. Woods, 1099-1119.
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