Natives of Sarawak:
Survival in Borneo's Vanishing Forests
This book provides an in-depth analysis of the impact of modernisation on the native forest peoples of Sarawak. Chapters include Traditional Dayak Swidden Society, Swidden as a Rational Agriculatural System, The Impact of Changes in Sarawak's Laws on the native population, The Impact of Land Development Schemes, Forest Policy and the Natives, Logging and Forest Depletion in Sarawak, Dams Flooding Out Native Lands, Cultural and Development Rights of the Natives and The Restoration of Native Rights. Testimonies from several native communities are included. 259 pages with bibliography and appendices.