Introduction: Historical and Regional Perspectives on Landscape Transformations in Northeastern Tanzania, 1850-2000:
2008 (English)In: International Journal of African Historical Studies, ISSN 0361-7882, Vol. 41, no 3, 369-382 p.Article in journal (Other academic) Published
The article focuses on the historical and regional views on landscape shift in northeastern Tanzania from 1850-2000. It highlights several perspectives on the impact of landscape transformation towards the social relation in the northeastern part of the country. Specifically, it discusses how regional historical method to land cover changes offers an analytical field to bridge social gap. It primarily considers the perspectives of a group of scholars, centering on their views on human-environmental relationships and political economy. In addition, it explores the history and spatial interactions in the region, regarding as well the economic determinants of land use.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Boston: African Studies Centre , 2008. Vol. 41, no 3, 369-382 p.
political ecology, Tanzania, history, land use
Human Geography Ethnology
Research subject Human Geography
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-26369OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-26369DiVA: diva2:208897
ProjectsNortheast Tanzania 1850-2000: The political ecology of trade networks, food production and land-cover change