Conserving Natural Value / Edition 1

Conserving Natural Value / Edition 1

by Holmes Rolston III
     
 

An eloquent introduction to the ethical and philosophical values at stake in biological conservation, this book familiarizes readers with the general issues and possible solutions to the problems societies face in simultaneously conserving nature and promoting culture.

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An eloquent introduction to the ethical and philosophical values at stake in biological conservation, this book familiarizes readers with the general issues and possible solutions to the problems societies face in simultaneously conserving nature and promoting culture.

Columbia University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231079013
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
08/25/1994
Series:
Issues, Cases, and Methods in Biodiversity Conservation Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
259
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 8.96(h) x 0.64(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

1Natural and Cultural Values1
2Diversity and Complexity Values34
3Ecosystem Integrity and Health Values68
4Wildlife Values101
5Anthropocentric Values133
6Intrinsic Natural Values167
7The Home Planet203
References237
Index249

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