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Zoos and aquariums

Author: Kim Masters Evans
Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich : Gale, a Cengage Company, [2018] ©2018
Series: Animal rights and welfare.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Presents various points-of-view and key players in the public discourse on the value of zoos and aquariums for education, conservation, and preservation. Also considers entertainment aspects and concerns over keeping certain species in captivity, as well environmental, cultural, and economic issues. Contemporary opinions from across the political and cultural spectrum are represented"--
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Evans, Kim Masters.
Zoos and aquariums.
Farmington Hills, Mich : Gale, a Cengage Company, [2018]
(DLC) 2017046115
(OCoLC)1015269854
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kim Masters Evans
ISBN: 9781410381200 141038120X
OCLC Number: 1099694700
Target Audience: Age 10-14.
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 187 pages) : color illustrations.
Contents: Overview --
Living conditions --
Breeding practices --
Impact on wild populations --
Moral arguments.
Series Title: Animal rights and welfare.
Responsibility: Kim Masters Evans.

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"Presents various points-of-view and key players in the public discourse on the value of zoos and aquariums for education, conservation, and preservation. Also considers entertainment aspects and concerns over keeping certain species in captivity, as well environmental, cultural, and economic issues. Contemporary opinions from across the political and cultural spectrum are represented"--

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