The Resource Household vulnerability and resilience to economic shocks : findings from Melanesia, edited by Simon Feeny

Household vulnerability and resilience to economic shocks : findings from Melanesia, edited by Simon Feeny

Label
Household vulnerability and resilience to economic shocks : findings from Melanesia
Title
Household vulnerability and resilience to economic shocks
Title remainder
findings from Melanesia
Statement of responsibility
edited by Simon Feeny
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on the vulnerability and resilience to economic shocks at the household level, this book draws on extensive research activities carried out in two Melanesia countries: the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu. In particular, the book identifies the household impacts of the recent food, fuel and economic crises. The authors also examine resilience by identifying how households responded to these recent economic events in order to cope with their impacts. The authors highlight key areas in which public policy and development programmes can reduce household vulnerability and increase their resili
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
330.995
Index
index present
LC call number
HC681.45
LC item number
.H68 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Ashgate economic geography series
Label
Household vulnerability and resilience to economic shocks : findings from Melanesia, edited by Simon Feeny
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Household vulnerability and resilience to shocks in Melanesia : an overview / Simon Feeny and May Miller-Dawkins -- Coconut trees in a cyclone : vulnerability and resilience in a Melanesian context / Lachlan McDonald -- Responding to shocks : women's experiences of economic shocks in the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu / Jaclyn Donahue, Kate Eccles and May Miller-Dawkins -- Mobility and economic resilience in Melanesia / Alberto Posso and Matthew Clarke -- Vulnerability to what? multidimensional poverty in Melanesia / Matthew Clarke, Simon Feeny and Lachlan McDonald -- Vulnerability, resilience and dynamism of the custom economy in Melanesia / Lachlan McDonald, Vijay Naidu and Manoranjan Mohanty -- Vulnerability and resilience in Melanesia : a case for formal social protection? / Simon Feeny
Control code
ocn957597468
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306406413
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36349689
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)957597468
  • ebsco1306406412

Library Locations

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