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Biographical entry Dargavel, John

Occupation
Forest Historian and Forester

Summary

John Dargavel worked on fertilisers to improve yields of wood from plantations during the 1970s.

Published resources

Books

  • Dargavel, John, Fashioning Australia's Forests (Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 1995), 333 pp. Details
  • Dargavel, John and Johann, Elisabeth, Science and Hope: a Forest History (Cambridge: The White Horse Press, 2013), 269 pp. Details

Conference Papers

  • Dargavel, John, 'A Review of Australian Forest Industry and Labour history', in Australia's Ever Changing Forests: Proceedings of the 1st National Conference on Australian Forest History, Canberra 1988 edited by Kevin J. Frawley and Noel M. Semple (Canberra: Australian Defence Force Academy, Department of Georgraphy and Oceanography, 1988), pp. 257-274.. Details

Conference Proceedings

  • Changing Tropical Forests: Historical Perspectives on Today's Challenges in Asia, Australiasia and Oceania: Workshop meeting, Canberra, 16-18 May 1988 edited by Dargavel, John; Dixon, Kay; Semple, Noel (Canberra: Centre for Resource and Environmental Studies, ANU, 1989), 456 pp. Details
  • Australia's Ever-Changing Forests II: Proceedings of the Second National Conference on Australia's Forest History, Creswick, 1992 edited by Dargavel, John; Feary, Sue (Creswick: ANU Society, 1992), 302 pp. Details
  • Australia's Ever-changing Forests V: Proceedings of the Fifth National Conference on Australian Forest History edited by Dargavel, John; Gaughwin, Denise; Libbis, Brenda (Canberra: Centre for Resource and Environmental Studies, Australian National University, 2002), 442 pp. Details
  • Australia's Ever-Changing Forests IV: Proceedings of the Fourth National Conference on Australian Forest History edited by Dargavel, John; Libbis, Brenda (Canberra: Centre for Resource and Environmental Studies and the Australian Forest History Society, 1998), 374 pp. Details

Edited Books

  • Dargavel, John; Hart, Diane; Libbis, Brenda ed., Perfumed Pineries: Environmental History of Australia's Callitris Forests (Canberra: Centre for Resource and Environmental Studies, 2001). Details

Journal Articles

  • Dadswell, Gordon, Dargavel, John and Evans, Philip D., 'Wood collections in Australia: a history of expansion and retraction', Australian Forestry, 78 (1) (2015), 18-28. Details
  • Dargavel, J., 'An initial inventory of Australian foresters' lives', Australian Forestry, 79 (4) (2016), 265-70. Details
  • Dargavel, J., 'An initial inventory of Australian foresters' lives', Australian Forestry, 79 (4) (2016), 265-70. Details
  • Dargavel, John, 'Conceding to Capital: Resource Regimes in the Forests of British Columbia and Tasmania', Australian Canadian Studies, 6 (2) (1989), 93-108. Details
  • Dargavel, John, 'Contested Forestries, Contested Educations: a Centenary Reflection', Australian Journal of Forestry, 75 (2012), 15-21. Details
  • Dargavel, John, Evans, Philip D. and Dadswell, Gordon, 'From Science to Heritage: the History of a Wood Collection', Historical Records of Australian Science, 25 (2014), 43-54. Details

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See also

Rosanne Walker