English   español  
Por favor, use este identificador para citar o enlazar a este item: http://hdl.handle.net/10261/156220
Compartir / Impacto:
Estadísticas
Add this article to your Mendeley library MendeleyBASE
Ver citas en Google académico
Visualizar otros formatos: MARC | Dublin Core | RDF | ORE | MODS | METS | DIDL
Exportar otros formatos: Exportar EndNote (RIS)Exportar EndNote (RIS)Exportar EndNote (RIS)
Título

Landscapes of transhumance in Norway and Spain: Farmers' practices, perceptions, and value orientations

Autor Daugstad, Karoline; Fernández Mier, Margarita; Peña-Chocarro, Leonor
Palabras clave Farming practices
Landscape values
The good farmer
Transhumance
Fecha de publicación 2014
EditorTaylor & Francis
Citación Norwegian Journal of Geography, 68 (4): 248–258 (2014)
ResumenThe mountain areas of Europe have been of vital importance in the system of summer farming whereby the movement of livestock between different altitudinal levels is a key element. However, summer farming has been downscaled considerably during the 20th century. The article describes two areas where summer farming is still practised: Forollhogna in Norway, and Asturias in Spain. The authors document the transhumance system in the two areas, and investigate how farmers view the summer farming system and landscape, how they relate to nature protection, and whether specific value orientations can be detected in their views. The findings show that the logic behind summer farming is the same in both areas: economic motivation and access to grazing grounds. With regard to nature and landscape protection, the opinion that wild nature is given priority and that ‘managed nature’ of transhumance is overlooked was found in both areas, although it was expressed more strongly in Asturias than in Forollhogna. Opinions and ideals related to ‘good farming’ were found in both contexts, and were reflected in well-kept fields and productive and healthy livestock.
Versión del editorhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00291951.2014.927395
URI http://hdl.handle.net/10261/156220
ISSN0029-1951
Aparece en las colecciones: (CCHS-IH) Artículos
Ficheros en este ítem:
Fichero Descripción Tamaño Formato  
accesoRestringido.pdf15,38 kBAdobe PDFVista previa
Visualizar/Abrir
Mostrar el registro completo
 


NOTA: Los ítems de Digital.CSIC están protegidos por copyright, con todos los derechos reservados, a menos que se indique lo contrario.