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Restoring the land : environmental values, knowledge, and action

Author: Laurie Cosgrove; David Evans; David Yencken
Publisher: Carlton, Vic. : Melbourne University Press ; Portland, Or. : Distributed in the U.S.A. and Canada by International Specialized Book Services, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This provocative book brings together scholars and practitioners from many different disciplines. Philosopher and churchman, farmer and feminist, politician and agronomist - each considers environmental issues from a unique perspective.
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Restoring the land.
Carlton, Vic. : Melbourne University Press ; Portland, Or. : Distributed in the U.S.A. and Canada by International Specialized Book Services, 1994
(OCoLC)647220078
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laurie Cosgrove; David Evans; David Yencken
ISBN: 0522845460 9780522845464
OCLC Number: 31234996
Notes: Papers selected from a conference called "Working our Land to Death? Environmental Knowledge, Values and Action" held at the University of Melbourne in July 1992.
Description: xii, 269 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: The futility of utility / William J. Lines --
A new mind and a new earth / Eric Willmot --
Justice, sustainability and participation as values implied by the doctrine of creation / Peter Hollingworth --
Terra incognita : carnal legacies / Freya Mathews --
Property rights and the environment / Susan Dodds --
Learning from other cultures / Kwi-Gon Kim --
Environmental research policy in Australia / Ron Johnston and Tricia Berman --
Funding and conduct of environmental research / Brian Finlayson and Tom McMahon --
Science and environmental research : a feminist critique / Joni Seager --
Politics, science and the control of nature / Michael Webber --
Productivity and sustainability of agricultural land / Adrian Egan and David Conner --
Turning research into action on the farm / Leigh Walters and Albert Rovira --
The view from the farm / Peter Small --
Alternatives for achieving sustainable land use / John Bradsen --
How government policy can effect environmental change / Evan Walker --
Changing cultures in the farming community / Sharman Stone --
Conclusion : Environmental values, knowledge and action / David Yencken.
Responsibility: edited by Laurie Cosgrove, David Evans, and David Yencken.
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