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Beyond preservation : restoring and inventing landscapes

Author: A Dwight Baldwin; Judith De Luce; Carl Pletsch
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Addresses challenges inherent in landscape restoration from a broadly interdisciplinary perspective. The theory of preservation assumes humans are different from and opposed to the rest of nature.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Conference papers and proceedings
Congresses
Material Type: Conference publication, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: A Dwight Baldwin; Judith De Luce; Carl Pletsch
ISBN: 0816623465 9780816623464 0816623473 9780816623471
OCLC Number: 28257547
Description: vii. 280 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Ecological preservation versus restoration and invention / A. Dwight Baldwin, Jr., Judith de Luce, and Carl Pletsch --
"Sunflower Forest": Ecological restoration as the basis for a new environmental paradigm / William R. Jordan III --
The invented landscape / Frederick Turner --
Restoration or preservation? Reflections on a clash of environmental philosophies / G. Stanley Kane --
Humans assert sovereignty over nature / Carl Pletsch --
Landscape restoration: More than ritual and gardening / Gene E. Willeke --
Changing worldviews and landscape restoration / Dora G. Lodwick --
Restoration ecology: Lessons yet to be learned / Gary W. Barrett --
Art and insight in remnant native ecosystems / Orie L. Loucks --
Natural forest management of tropical rain forests: What will be the "Nature" of the managed forest? / David L. Gorchov --
Identifying a strategy for forest restoration in the Tana River National Primate Reserve, Kenya / Kimberly E. Medley --
Remaking and restoring the landscape of Dare County, North Carolina / John E. Wierwille --
Rehabilitation of land stripped for coal in Ohio--reclamation, restoration, or creation? / A. Dwight Baldwin, Jr. --
Concrete beasts/plaster gardens / Ellen Price --
In the beginning: Creation, restoration, and Turner's Gensis / Judith de Luce --
The little hut on the prairie: The ritual uses of restoration / Ann Cline --
The poetics and politics of prairie restoration / Constance Pierce --
Gardening with J. Crew: The political economy of restoration ecology / Jack Temple Kirby --
Sunflower seeds / William R. Jordan III --
The invented landscape (reprise) / Frederick Turner --
Conclusion: Constructing a new ecological paradigm / A. Dwight Baldwin, Jr., Judith de Luce, and Carl Pletsch.
Responsibility: A. Dwight Baldwin, Jr., Judith De Luce, and Carl Pletsch, editors.

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