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Author: Milton M R Freeman; Urs P Kreuter; International Association for the Study of Common Property. Meeting
Publisher: Basel, Switzerland : Gordon and Breach Science Publishers, ©1994.
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This text examines issues surrounding the management and conservation of a particular category of animal, namely the "mediagenic megafauna", or the largest of the land and sea mammals. The nature of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
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Elephants and whales.
Basel, Switzerland : Gordon and Breach Science Publishers, ©1994
(OCoLC)744494755
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Milton M R Freeman; Urs P Kreuter; International Association for the Study of Common Property. Meeting
ISBN: 2884490108 9782884490108 2884490116 9782884490115
OCLC Number: 33029942
Notes: Based on papers from the 2nd Annual Meeting of the IASCP, held in Winnipeg, 1991 and the 3rd Annual Meeting of the IASCP, held in Washington, D.C., 1992.
Description: xiii, 321 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents: Elephants and whales as resources from the noosphere / Ike C. Sugg, Urs P. Kreuter --
Economics, politics and controversy over African elephant conservation / Urs P. Kreuter, Randy T. Simmons --
Western conservation groups and the ivory ban wagon / Raymond Bonner --
Social divisions and the massacre of elephants in Zaire / Emizet Kisangani --
Cultural perceptions and conflicting rights to wildlife in the Zambezi Valley / Richard Hasler --
Sustainable wildlife use for community development in Zimbabwe / John H. Peterson --
Elephant management in the Nyaminyami District, Zimbabwe: turning a liability into an asset / Russell D. Taylor --
Seeking equity in common property wildlife in Zimbabwe / Stephen J. Thomas. (Cont'd.) Science and trans-science in the whaling debate / Milton M.R. Freeman --
Whose whale is that? Diverting the commodity path / Arne Kalland --
Grind --
Ambiguity and pressure to conform: Faroese whaling and the anti-whaling protest / Kate Sanderson --
North Norwegian whalers' conceptualization of current whale management conflicts / Harald Beyer Broch --
Conflicting cultural values: whale tourism in Northern Norway / Mats Ris --
Arctic whales: sustaining indigenous peoples and conserving arctic resources / N. Doubleday --
Aboriginal subsistence whaling in West Greenland / Richard A. Caulfield --
International attitudes to whales, whaling adn the use of whale products: a six-country survey / Milton M.R. Freeman, Stephen R. Kellert.
Responsibility: edited by Milton M.R. Freeman and Urs P. Kreuter.
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