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Professor Harold Brookfield FBA

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About this Fellow

Cultural and political ecology, with principal specialization on agrarian change in developing countries; comparative regional study of the dynamics of people-environment interaction in the Pacific and southeast Asia

Website: http://archivescollection.anu.edu.au/index.php/brookfield-harold

Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus Professor and Visiting Fellow, Department of Anthropology, Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, The Australian National University

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