BC Studies 130 (Summer 2001)

BC Studies 130 (Summer 2001)

Review Essay

Seeing the Forest and the Trees: Environmental History and the Forests of the North American West

Issue BC Studies 130 (Summer 2001)

by Bruce Shelvey (pgs: 93-104)

  • Northwest Lands, Northwest Peoples: Readings in Environmental History
    by Dale D. Goble
  • Tongass: Pulp Politics and the Fight for the Alaska Rainforest
    by Kathie Durbin
  • Last Stands: A Journey through North America's Vanishing Ancient Rain Forests
    by Larry Pynn
  • Vanishing Halo: Saving the Boreal Forest
    by Daniel Gawthrop
  • Turning Trees into Dollars: The British Columbia Coastal Lumber Industry, 1858-1913
    by Gordon Hak
  • The Pacific Raincoast: Environment and Culture in American Eden, 1778-1900
    by Robert Bunting

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Whither the BC Forest Industry?

Issue BC Studies 130 (Summer 2001)

by Fred Gale (pgs: 105-9)

  • In the Bight: The BC Forest Industry Today
    by Kenneth Drushka
  • Flexible Crossroads: The Restructuring of British Columbia's Forest Economy
    by Roger Hayter

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Book & Film Reviews
The Paulo Freire Reader
Issue BC Studies 130 (Summer 2001)

by Donaldo Macedo

- Reviewed by Shauna Butterwick (pg: 135 -7)



Fred Gale is a lecturer at the School of Government, University of Tasmania, Australia. He is author of The Tropical Timber Trade Regime (Macmillan/Palgrave 1998) and editor (with Michael M'Gonigle) of Nature Production Power (Edward Elgar 2000).

Scott Prudham is assistant professor in the Department of Geography, the Program in Planning, and the Institute for Environmental Studies at the University of Toronto. His publications focus on environmental politics and regulation.

Maureen Reed is an associate professor in the Geography Department at the University of Saskatchewan. She has published in the area of environmental policy analysis, focused on how changes in environmental and land-use policies affect rural and resource-based communities in Canada.

Christopher Roth earned his PhD in Anthropology from the University of Chicago. He has been working with the Tsimshian since 1995, investigating language, kinship, and ceremonial and political institutions. He has taught anthropology at Lewis and Clark College, Barat College, and the University of Chicago

Lorna Stefanick is the Associate Director of the Government Studies unit in the Faculty of Extension, University of Alberta. She has published articles on environmental policy, activism, and consultation processes.

Bruce Shelvey is Chair of History, Political Science and Geography at Trinity Western University.