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Planning for the planet : environmental expertise and the international union for conservation of nature and natural resources, 1960-1980

Author: Simone Schleper
Publisher: New York : Berghahn Books 2019.
Series: The environment in history : international perspectives, volume 16
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"During the 1960s and 1970s, rapidly growing environmental awareness and concern created unprecedented demand for ecological expertise and novel challenges for ecological advocacy groups such as the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN). This book reveals how, despite their vast scientific knowledge and their attempts to incorporate socially relevant themes, IUCN experts  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Schleper, Simone (Marie Simone).
Planning for the planet.
New York : Berghahn Books 2019
(DLC) 2019013213
(OCoLC)1079431878
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Simone Schleper
ISBN: 9781789202991 178920299X
OCLC Number: 1105557895
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Old hands, pastures new: IUCN and the new environmental age --
Classifying ecosystems: The International Biological Program, 1964-1974 --
Expertise and diplomacy: systems politics at the UN Stockholm Conference, 1972 --
Nature's value: The fault lines behind the World Conservation Strategy, 1975-1980.
Series Title: The environment in history : international perspectives, volume 16
Responsibility: Simone Schleper.

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