This thesis is primarily concerned with explanations of the current situation in the IndianSundarbans. In particular, it looks at: what competing interests and contradictions are at playin this eco-region? What gives rise to these competing interests and contradictions? How dodifferent groups of actors negotiate these competing interests? How can the contradictions bebetter managed to attain sustainable development goals? The thesis is based on field researchcarried out in the Sundarbans between January 2002 and April 2004 with additional datainputs until March 2007.
|Award date||27 Sep 2007|
|Place of Publication||Enschede|
|Publication status||Published - 27 Sep 2007|