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Land use and land cover dynamics in the Brazilian Amazon: an overview

  • Walker, Robert
  • Homma, Alfredo Kingo Oyama
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Ecological Economics.

    Volume (Year): 18 (1996)
    Issue (Month): 1 (July)
    Pages: 67-80

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolec:v:18:y:1996:i:1:p:67-80
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    11. Bilsborrow, Richard E., 1987. "Population pressures and agricultural development in developing countries: A conceptual framework and recent evidence," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 15(2), pages 183-203, February.
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