Dodman, David R.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Geography and Geology
Community perspectives on urban environmental problems in Kingston, Jamaica
Social and economic studies
Date of Publication
Utilises participatory research methods to illuminate environmental issues in Kingston, Jamaica, from the perspective of those who are most acutely affected by them. The frequency and severity of environmental problems vary socio-spatially across the city, and different groups of people are motivated to respond to these in different ways. This study not only helps to identify the most pressing environmental problems, but also shows the potential of individuals and communities to respond to these.....