skip to content
The Full Value of Parks : From Economics to the Intangible Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Full Value of Parks : From Economics to the Intangible

Author: David Harmon; Allen Putney
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Parks are important economic vehicles, generating billions of dollars worldwide in tourism revenue. However, the reasons for that visitation are found in the non-material, non-economic values that parks offer to people: values that are cultural, therapeutic, scientific, spiritual, recreational, educational, and aesthetic/artistic. The Full Value of Parks is the first comprehensive analysis of these important, but  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Harmon, David.
Full Value of Parks : From Economics to the Intangible.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2003
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Harmon; Allen Putney
ISBN: 9780742581067 0742581063
OCLC Number: 858230029
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (359 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Part I: Intangible values and protected areas: fundamental issues --
1. Introduction: perspectives on the values of protected areas / Allen D. Putney --
2. The source and significance of values in protected areas / David Harmon --
3. Conserving the sacred: the protective impulse and the origins of modern protected areas / P.S. Ramakrishnan --
4. Managing the intangible / Anthony J. English and Ellen Lee --
Part II: In-depth analysis of particular intangible values --
5. Recreational values of protected areas / John Shultis --
6. The social value of the Nyangkpe sacred forests of South West Province of Cameroon / Bayie Kamanda, Angu Kenneth Angu, and Jean-Claude Nguinguiri --
7. The cultural values of protected areas / Terence Hay-Edie --
8. Life and the nature of life --
in parks / Holmes Rolston III --
9. Aesthetic values and protected areas: a story of symbol preservation / Eduardo Crespo de Nogueira and Consuelo Martínez Flores --
10. National parks as scientific benchmark standards for the biosphere: or, how are you going to tell how it used to be, when there's nothing left to see? / Gary E. Davis, David M. Graber, and Steven A. Acker --
11. Therapeutic values of parks and protected areas / Alan Ewert, Steven J. Hollenhorst, Leo McAvoy, and Keith C. Russell --
Part III: Intangible values in relation to the management of particular kinds of protected areas --
12. Ishmael's inclinations: nonuse values of marine protected areas / Bradley W. Barr, Rod Ehler, and Peter Wiley --
13. National parks versus protected landscapes? Legitimacy, values, and the management of the Colombian tropical wildlands / Gérman I. Andrade --
14. Biosphere reserves: tangible and intangible values / Thomas Schaaf --
15. World heritage sites: toward linking the tangible and the intangible / Mechtild Rössler --
16. Community-conserved biodiverse areas: lessons from South Asia / Neema Pathak and Ashish Kothari --
17. Strictly protected areas: the Russian system of Zapovedniks / Natalia Danilina and Vladimir Boreyko --
18. Protected landscapes in the Andean context: worshipping the sacred in nature and culture / Fausto O. Sarmiento --
Part IV: Conflict and controversy in the arena of values --
19. Parks as battlegrounds: managing conflicting values / Michael J. Tranel and Adrienne Hall --
20. Wilderness as contested ground / Jonathan I. Barnes --
21. Battling religions in parks and forest reserves: facing religion in conflicts over protected places / Bron Taylor and Joel Geffen --
22. Wirikuta: the Wixarika/Huichol sacred natural site in the Chihuahuan Desert, San Luis Potosi, Mexico / Mercedes Otegui Acha --
Part V. Synthesis and future directions --
23. Intangible values and protected areas: toward a more holistic approach to management / Allen D. Putney and David Harmon.
Responsibility: David Harmon.

Abstract:

Parks are important economic vehicles, generating billions of dollars worldwide in tourism revenue. However, the reasons for that visitation are found in the non-material, non-economic values that  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Various perspectives on how to view, analyze, manage, and preserve parks and park-like protected lands are revealed in this book. U.S. experience plays a prominent part in this book, but does not Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/858230029> # The Full Value of Parks : From Economics to the Intangible
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "858230029" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mdu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891867437#Place/lanham_maryland> ; # Lanham, Maryland
   rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/1873-1/{CFCE9099-9758-4955-B0BB-4F2D5C2F059A}Img100.jpg'" ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1034632> ; # Nature conservation
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1429861> ; # Biodiversity conservation
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891867437#Topic/business_&_economics_real_estate_general> ; # BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Real Estate--General
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1079611> ; # Protected areas
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1079612> ; # Protected areas--Economic aspects
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891867437#Topic/national_parks_and_reserves_economic_aspects> ; # National parks and reserves--Economic aspects
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1033651> ; # National parks and reserves--Economic aspects
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891867437#Topic/protected_areas_economic_aspects> ; # Protected areas--Economic aspects
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/333.7816/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1033642> ; # National parks and reserves
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:datePublished "2003" ;
   schema:description "Parks are important economic vehicles, generating billions of dollars worldwide in tourism revenue. However, the reasons for that visitation are found in the non-material, non-economic values that parks offer to people: values that are cultural, therapeutic, scientific, spiritual, recreational, educational, and aesthetic/artistic. The Full Value of Parks is the first comprehensive analysis of these important, but intangible, values."@en ;
   schema:description "Part I: Intangible values and protected areas: fundamental issues -- 1. Introduction: perspectives on the values of protected areas / Allen D. Putney -- 2. The source and significance of values in protected areas / David Harmon -- 3. Conserving the sacred: the protective impulse and the origins of modern protected areas / P.S. Ramakrishnan -- 4. Managing the intangible / Anthony J. English and Ellen Lee -- Part II: In-depth analysis of particular intangible values -- 5. Recreational values of protected areas / John Shultis -- 6. The social value of the Nyangkpe sacred forests of South West Province of Cameroon / Bayie Kamanda, Angu Kenneth Angu, and Jean-Claude Nguinguiri -- 7. The cultural values of protected areas / Terence Hay-Edie -- 8. Life and the nature of life -- in parks / Holmes Rolston III -- 9. Aesthetic values and protected areas: a story of symbol preservation / Eduardo Crespo de Nogueira and Consuelo Martínez Flores -- 10. National parks as scientific benchmark standards for the biosphere: or, how are you going to tell how it used to be, when there's nothing left to see? / Gary E. Davis, David M. Graber, and Steven A. Acker -- 11. Therapeutic values of parks and protected areas / Alan Ewert, Steven J. Hollenhorst, Leo McAvoy, and Keith C. Russell -- Part III: Intangible values in relation to the management of particular kinds of protected areas -- 12. Ishmael's inclinations: nonuse values of marine protected areas / Bradley W. Barr, Rod Ehler, and Peter Wiley -- 13. National parks versus protected landscapes? Legitimacy, values, and the management of the Colombian tropical wildlands / Gérman I. Andrade -- 14. Biosphere reserves: tangible and intangible values / Thomas Schaaf -- 15. World heritage sites: toward linking the tangible and the intangible / Mechtild Rössler -- 16. Community-conserved biodiverse areas: lessons from South Asia / Neema Pathak and Ashish Kothari -- 17. Strictly protected areas: the Russian system of Zapovedniks / Natalia Danilina and Vladimir Boreyko -- 18. Protected landscapes in the Andean context: worshipping the sacred in nature and culture / Fausto O. Sarmiento -- Part IV: Conflict and controversy in the arena of values -- 19. Parks as battlegrounds: managing conflicting values / Michael J. Tranel and Adrienne Hall -- 20. Wilderness as contested ground / Jonathan I. Barnes -- 21. Battling religions in parks and forest reserves: facing religion in conflicts over protected places / Bron Taylor and Joel Geffen -- 22. Wirikuta: the Wixarika/Huichol sacred natural site in the Chihuahuan Desert, San Luis Potosi, Mexico / Mercedes Otegui Acha -- Part V. Synthesis and future directions -- 23. Intangible values and protected areas: toward a more holistic approach to management / Allen D. Putney and David Harmon."@en ;
   schema:editor <http://viaf.org/viaf/162533322> ; # David Harmon
   schema:editor <http://viaf.org/viaf/33376799> ; # Allen Putney
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/891867437> ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891867437#CreativeWork/full_value_of_parks_from_economics_to_the_intangible> ;
   schema:name "The Full Value of Parks : From Economics to the Intangible"@en ;
   schema:productID "858230029" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/858230029#PublicationEvent/lanham_maryland_rowman_&_littlefield_publishers_2003> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891867437#Agent/rowman_&_littlefield_publishers> ; # Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
   schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1380427> ;
   schema:url <https://samples.overdrive.com/full-value-of?.epub-sample.overdrive.com> ;
   schema:url <http://books.google.com/books?id=KRfbAAAAMAAJ> ;
   schema:url "http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/1873-1/{CFCE9099-9758-4955-B0BB-4F2D5C2F059A}Img100.jpg" ;
   schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=516176> ;
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=639025> ;
   schema:url <https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=CFCE9099-9758-4955-B0BB-4F2D5C2F059A> ;
   schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10915978> ;
   schema:url <http://catalog.hathitrust.org/api/volumes/oclc/51330205.html> ;
   schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ottawa/detail.action?docID=1380427> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780742581067> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/858230029> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891867437#Agent/rowman_&_littlefield_publishers> # Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Rowman & Littlefield Publishers" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891867437#Place/lanham_maryland> # Lanham, Maryland
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Lanham, Maryland" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891867437#Topic/business_&_economics_real_estate_general> # BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Real Estate--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Real Estate--General"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891867437#Topic/national_parks_and_reserves_economic_aspects> # National parks and reserves--Economic aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85090045> ;
   schema:name "National parks and reserves--Economic aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1033642> # National parks and reserves
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "National parks and reserves"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1033651> # National parks and reserves--Economic aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "National parks and reserves--Economic aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1034632> # Nature conservation
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Nature conservation"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1079611> # Protected areas
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Protected areas"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1079612> # Protected areas--Economic aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Protected areas--Economic aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1429861> # Biodiversity conservation
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Biodiversity conservation"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/162533322> # David Harmon
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Harmon" ;
   schema:givenName "David" ;
   schema:name "David Harmon" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/33376799> # Allen Putney
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Putney" ;
   schema:givenName "Allen" ;
   schema:name "Allen Putney" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891867437#CreativeWork/full_value_of_parks_from_economics_to_the_intangible>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Full Value of Parks : From Economics to the Intangible." ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/858230029> ; # The Full Value of Parks : From Economics to the Intangible
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780742581067>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0742581063" ;
   schema:isbn "9780742581067" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.