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Leopold's shack and Ricketts's lab : the emergence of environmentalism

Author: Michael J Lannoo; Ebrary, Inc.
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : English : [Online-ausg.]View all editions and formats

Aldo Leopold and Ed Ricketts are giants in the history of environmental awareness. They were born ten years and only about 200 miles apart and died within weeks of each other in 1948. Yet they never  Read more...


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Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael J Lannoo; Ebrary, Inc.
ISBN: 9780520264786 0520264789
OCLC Number: 740838801
Reproduction Notes: Online-Ausg. Palo Alto, Calif. ebrary, 2010. online-Ressource.
Description: xix, 196 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: Contents Preface Acknowledgments Introduction Chapter 1: Out of the Midwest Chapter 2: From Forester to Professor Chapter 3: From Businessman to Sage Chapter 4: Game Management Chapter 5: Between Pacific Tides Intercalary I Chapter 6: The Shack Chapter 7: The Lab Intercalary II Chapter 8: A Sand County Almanac Chapter 9: Sea of Cortez Intercalary III Chapter 10: Daily Lives and Professional Expectations Chapter 11: From Natural History to Ecology Chapter 12: Leopold's Approach Chapter 13: Ricketts's Approach Chapter 14: Shared and Complementary Perspectives Intercalary IV Chapter 15: Transcendence Chapter 16: Ethic and Engagement Chapter 17: Where Their Spirit Lives On The Shack and the Lab Notes Index
Responsibility: Michael J. Lannoo.


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