Tools for Land Use Analysis on Different Scales

With Case Studies for Costa Rica

ISBN: 978-94-010-5791-2 (Print) 978-94-011-4074-4 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix

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    Pages 1-7

    Introduction

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    Pages 9-34

    The physical and socio-economic setting: the northern Atlantic Zone of Costa Rica

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    Pages 35-63

    Using the CLUE framework to model changes in land use on multiple scales

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    Pages 65-96

    Spatial equilibrium modeling for evaluating inter-regional trade flows, land use and agricultural policy

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    Pages 97-114

    Technical Coefficient Generators for quantifying land use systems

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    Pages 115-144

    Integrated biophysical and socio-economic analysis of regional land use

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    Pages 145-169

    Exploring future land use options: combining biophysical opportunities and societal objectives

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    Pages 171-198

    Farm modeling for policy analysis on the farm and regional level

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    Pages 199-212

    Linking information technology and farmer knowledge in a decision support system for improved banana cultivation

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    Pages 213-232

    A toolbox for land use analysis

  12. Back Matter

    Pages 233-275