A New Era for Wolves and People: Wolf Recovery, Human Attitudes and Policy

A New Era for Wolves and People: Wolf Recovery, Human Attitudes and Policy

by Marco Musiani
     
 

Wolf management is an excellent model of human-nature interaction and the challenges that come along with it. A New Era for Wolves and People analyzes the crucial relationship between human ethics, attitudes, and policy and the management of wolf populations in Europe and North America. Contributors include recognized scientists and other wolf experts

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Wolf management is an excellent model of human-nature interaction and the challenges that come along with it. A New Era for Wolves and People analyzes the crucial relationship between human ethics, attitudes, and policy and the management of wolf populations in Europe and North America. Contributors include recognized scientists and other wolf experts who introduce new and sometimes controversial findings. A New Era for Wolves and People includes colour photographs by David C. Olson and drawings by wildlife artist Susan Shimeld.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781552382707
Publisher:
University of Calgary Press
Publication date:
10/01/2009
Series:
Energy, Ecology and Environment Series, #2
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

List of Tables

List of Figures

Biographies for Editors, Contributing Authors, and Artists (drawings and photos of wild wolves only)

Acknowledgments

Introduction---Newly Recovering Wolf Populations Produce New Trends in Human Attitudes and Policy Paul C. Paquet Paquet, Paul C. 1

Section I ---Art and Science in Management Plans for Recovering, Recolonizing, and Reintroduced Wolves

1.1 Wolf Management across Europe: Species Conservation without Boundaries Paolo Ciucci Ciucci, Paolo 15

1.2 Ecological and Social Constraints of Wolf Recovery in Spain Yolanda Cortes Cortes, Yolanda 41

1.3 Gray Wolf Conservation in the Great Lakes Region of the United States David A. Weitz Weitz, David A. 69

1.4 The Art of Wolf Restoration in the Northwestern United States: Where to Now? Curt Mack Mack, Curt 95

Section II ---Human Cultures and Ethics Influencing Recovering Wolves

2.1 Ethical Reflections on Wolf Recovery and Conservation: A Practical Approach for Making Room for Wolves Marc Bekoff Bekoff, Marc 117

2.2 Compensation and Non-lethal Deterrent Programs: Building Tolerance for Wolf Restoration in the Rockies Suzanne A. Stone Stone, Suzanne A. 141

2.3 Education as a Conservation Strategy: Exploring Perspective Transformation Denise Taylor Taylor, Denise 161

2.4 Working with People to Achieve Wolf Conservation in Europe and North America Alistair J. Bath Bath, Alistair J. 173

Literature Cited 201

Colour Photos 235

Index 269

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