[Article] The Ambangulu Forest, West Usambara Mountains, by Steven M. Goodman, William T. Stanley, William D. Newmark,

By Steven M. Goodman, William T. Stanley, William D. Newmark, Kim M. Howell

Ambangulu wooded area is likely one of the few last tracts of normal wooded area among 800 and 1200 m within the West Usambara Mountains of Tanzania. it can be the biologically richest sector within the quarter however it is threatened through unlawful felling of trees timber, wind harm, grazing and perusing farm animals, and selection of fuel-wood and construction poles. A proposed venture goals to guard the woodland and gain local community whilst.

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21 Although I acknowledge that I was helpful in certain situations, I still maintain that the people with and among whom I worked were considerably more helpful than I could possibly have been. This distinction is important both because of the patronizing and deeply arrogant connotations of the notion of researcher or aid worker as helper—connotations which can be too closely linked to (neo) colonial discourses of developing and ‘civilizing’—and because of the way in which misplaced notions of helping others can be used to further empower those who already possess a great deal of power.

Much of my initial knowledge of Brikama was gained during these two years: talking to friends and students; observing and participating in daily activities and events; traveling throughout the country; and carrying out semi-structured interviews and documentary research in various institutions. , but in a more structured manner. During this period, and when I returned to carry out research, I was continuously positioned, particularly by those outside the college and by the students, as someone who had come to ‘help’.

17 For instance, both male and female hosts influence, govern and control many of the productive efforts of their clients. Power relations can thus be understood in terms of the ‘systems of differentiations which permit one to act upon the action of others . ’ (Foucault 1984, 223). It is essentially through difference that unity is maintained in a hierarchical fashion (Bourdieu 1977, 165). Although useful and informative, Foucault’s conception of power is somewhat elusive; one has great difficulty in identifying or imagining an action and relation which is not one of power.

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