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Poaching and Militancy : the Asian Elephant under Siege.

Author: Binoy Kumar Behera
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the problem of poaching of elephants for ivory and looks into the factors that propagate it.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Behera, Binoy Kumar.
Poaching and Militancy : The Asian Elephant under Siege.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, ©2019
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Binoy Kumar Behera
ISBN: 9781108583220 1108583229
OCLC Number: 1085182121
Description: 1 online resource (162 pages)
Contents: Cover; Poaching and Militancy; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Photographic Plates; Figures; Preface; 1. The Asian Elephant; Elephas maximus; Need and Objectives of the Study; Area of Study and Methodology; Tools of Data and Research Questions; Notes; 2. Human-Elephant Conflict; Crop Raid; Case Study 1-Crop Raiding Pattern of a Large Elephant Herd; Crop Raiding Pattern of a Large Elephant Herd; House Damage and Attacks on Humans; Case Study 2-Anatomy of an Elephant Attack; Aggressiveness; Charging Elephants; The Makhna and the Herd; Close Encounters; Attack; Analysis Conflict ManagementNotes; 3. Elephant under Siege; CAG Report; Elephant Deaths since 2000-01; First Five-year Period, 2000-01 to 2004-05; Second Five-year Period, 2005-06 to 2009-10; Third Five-year Period, 2010-11 to 2014-15; Organised Poaching; Poaching and Organised Crime; Organised Poaching and Left-Wing militancy; Notes; 4. Poaching and Militancy; Simlipal over the Years; Poaching; Park Management and District Police; The Tiger; Organised Poaching and Militancy; Anti-poaching Measures and Insurgency; Legal Issues; Notes; 5. Future of the Asian Elephant Electrocution Deaths, Train Hits, and PoisoningElephant Distribution, Poaching, and Militancy; Attitudinal Insularity-Need for Change; Some Findings of the Study; Suggestions; Summing Up; Notes; Bibliography; Index

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Poaching and Militancy probes into the critical problem of the poaching of elephants for ivory and discusses several pertinent issues relating to their deaths and deliberate killings. It discusses  Read more...

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