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Parks, Proxies, and People

Ideology, Epistemology, and the Measurement of Human Population Growth on Protected Area Edges

David M. Hoffman

. 2008 ; J. Watson et. al 2016 ). Not only is the data scarce ( Lotze-Campen et al. 2008 ), but the motivation, pressure, and money to conduct impact evaluations has been largely nonexistent until relatively recent calls for accountability developed

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Michael Sheridan

just as money is abstracted labor, spaces and places (both material and conceptual) are abstracted social relations ( Merrifield 2013: 106 ) that represent the hegemonic interests of the dominant class. For Lefebvre, three interactive elements produce

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Neglected Tropical Diseases

Creating a New Disease Grouping

Samantha Vanderslott

way of wasting money. But it's slowly dawned on me that I was wrong.” He had changed his opinion to health branding being necessary and even helpful, because “a good brand will inspire and prompt action” by providing meaning and purpose through an

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Natural Resources by Numbers

The Promise of “El uno por mil” in Ecuador’s Yasuní-ITT Oil Operations

Amelia Fiske

different registers of value, making it possible to value the ITT block for both the money brought by extracting its oil and the preservation of its ecological rarity. This article is a call to be attentive to the worldly effects of numerical claims

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A Crystal Ball for Forests?

Analyzing the Social-Ecological Impacts of Forest Conservation and Management over the Long Term

Daniel C. Miller, Pushpendra Rana, and Catherine Benson Wahlén

Ferraro , Paul J. , and Subhrendu K. Pattanayak . 2006 . “ Money for Nothing? A Call for Empirical Evaluation of Biodiversity Conservation Investments .” PLoS Biology 4 ( 4 ): e105 . doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.0040105 . 10.1371/journal

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Ștefan Dorondel, Stelu Şerban, and Marian Tudor

. doi: 10.1177/1094428114555992 . 10.1177/1094428114555992 Ivan , Oana . 2017 . “ “We Make More Money Now, But We Don't Talk to Each Other Anymore”: On New Tourism and Capitalism in the Danube Delta .” Journal of Tourism and Cultural Change 15

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Transition as Cultural Revitalization

Exploring Social Motives for Environmental Movement Participation

Anna J. Willow

many of us were taught is no longer fulfilling. We now see the goals that society expects us to strive for—whether money to match our neighbors, luxury pickup trucks, or social media likes—as both ungratifying and downright destructive. Transition dares

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From philanthropy to impact investing

The case of Luxembourg

Shirlita Espinosa

migration) and long-term development is less evident than immediate improvement of living conditions of the recipients and money transfers. While the money sent by emigrants mitigates deprivation, it does not necessarily translate to structural changes. In

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Elisabetta Nadalutti

party to go beyond what is contractually required so as to create mutual assistance, human development, and goodwill. Although money surely can trigger cooperation ( DG Commissioner, Brussels, May 2018 ; civil servants interviewed for this research

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Steve Kwok-Leung Chan

little, either pocket money or nothing. The abuse is carried out by an enforcer hired by the boat captain or owner to keep migrant fishermen working or punish them for not following orders. They usually work 20- to 22-hour shifts without days off