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Ignoring nature no more : the case for compassionate conservation

Author: Marc Bekoff
Publisher: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of essays on nature and wildlife conservation covers the ethics of animal conservation and protection; conservation behavior and enlightened management; conservation economics and politics; human dimensions of social justice, empathy, and compassion for animals and other nature; and the role of culture, religion, and spirituality in the development of a unified global movement to protect animals and  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marc Bekoff
ISBN: 9780226925332 0226925331 9780226925356 0226925358
OCLC Number: 809911118
Description: xxvii, 419 pages . ; 23 cm
Contents: The infirm ethical foundations of conservation / John A. Vucetich and Michael P. Nelson --
Venturing beyond the tyranny of small differences : the animal protection movement, conservation, and environmental education / Paul Waldau --
Ecocide and the extinction of animal minds / Eileen Crist --
Talking about bushmeat / Dale Peterson --
Conservation, animal rights, and human welfare : a pragmatic view of the "bushmeat crisis" / Ben A. Minteer --
Why we really don't care about the evidence in evidence-based decision making in conservation (and how to change this) / Daniel T. Blumstein --
Cautionary wildlife tales : learning to fail or failing to learn? / Joel Berger --
Coyotes, compassionate conservation, and coexistence : why ignoring nature means ineffective "predator management" / Camilla H. Fox --
Why evolutionary biology is important for conservation : toward evolutionarily sustainable harvest management / Marco Festa-Bianchet --
Reintroductions to "ratchet up" public perceptions of biodiversity : reversing the extinction of experience through animal restorations / Philip J. Seddon and Yolanda van Heezik --
Przewalski's horses and red wolves : importance of behavioral research for species brought back from the brink of extinction / Sarah R.B. King --
Why individuals matter : lessons in animal welfare and conservation / Liv Baker --
The imperative of steady state economics for wild animal welfare / Brian Czech --
Conservation, biodiversity, and tourism in New Zealand : engaging with the conservation economy / Eric J. Shelton --
Anthropological perspectives on ignoring nature / Barbara J. King --
Nature and animals in human social interactions : fostering environmental identity / Susan Clayton --
Conservation social work : the interconnections of biodiversity health and human resilience / Philip Tedeschi, Sarah M. Bexell, and Jolie NeSmith --
The war on nature-turning the tide? : lessons from other movements and conservation history / David Johns --
Consuming nature : the cultural politics of animals and the environment in the mass media / Carrie Packwood Freeman and Jason Leigh Jarvis --
Children, animals, and social neuroscience : empathy, conservation education, and activism / Olin E. "Gene" Myers Jr. --
Compassionate conservation : a paradigm shift for wildlife management in Australasia / Daniel Ramp, Dror Ben-Ami, Keely Boom, and David B. Croft --
Explaining China's wildlife crisis : cultural tradition or politics of development / Peter J. Li --
A triangular playing field : the social, economic, and ethical context of conserving India's natural heritage / Vivek Menon.
Responsibility: edited by Marc Bekoff.

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For far too long humans have been ignoring nature. As the most dominant, overproducing, overconsuming, big-footed, arrogant, and invasive species ever known, we are wrecking the planet at an  Read more...

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