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"We observe the weather because we are farmers": weather knowledge and meteorology in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Ehlert, Judith (main author)
Format:
Book chapter
Publication Date:
2012
Published:
Vietnam: Transcript, Bielefeld, Germany.
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois
Subject Term:
decision making, development, development issues, environment, environmental policy, farmers, indigenous knowledge, information sources, knowledge, social change, traditional knowledge, weather, weather reports, local, Indonesia (South-Eastern Asia), adaptation, environmental change
Notes:
Pages 119-143 in Anna-Katharina Hornidge and Christoph Antweiler (eds.), Environmental uncertainty and local knowledge: Southeast Asia as a laboratory of global ecological change. Transcript, Bielefeld, Germany. 284 pages., Examines farmer adaptation to traditional weather knowledge and "modern" meteorological information.