The Western Confluence: A Guide to Governing Natural Resources

The Western Confluence: A Guide to Governing Natural Resources

by Will Harmon, Matthew McKinney, William Harmon
     
 

As a start to resolving disputes over the American West's natural resources, McKinney (public policy, U. of Montana-Missoula) and Harmon (Western Consensus Council, Helena) present an array of available strategies; how they have evolved over the past 150 year; and how they continue to shape the legal, institutional, and cultural fabric of natural resource decision… See more details below

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As a start to resolving disputes over the American West's natural resources, McKinney (public policy, U. of Montana-Missoula) and Harmon (Western Consensus Council, Helena) present an array of available strategies; how they have evolved over the past 150 year; and how they continue to shape the legal, institutional, and cultural fabric of natural resource decision making. Of interest to students and professionals involved with natural resource management and environmental law and policy, as well as conflict management. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781559639620
Publisher:
Island Press
Publication date:
06/01/2004
Edition description:
1
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

List of Tables, Boxes, Figures, and Maps
Foreword
Preface
 
Introduction
Chapter 1. The Nature of Western Resource Disputes
Chapter 2. First in Time, First in Right 
Chapter 3. The Promise of Scientific Expertise
Chapter 4. Integrating Science and Citizens 
Chapter 5. Citizens Strike Back
Chapter 6. This Land Is Our Land
Chapter 7. Sharing Responsibility
Chapter 8. A Changing Landscape
Chapter 9. The Architecture of Dialogue
 
Appendix: Project Evaluation Form
Acknowledgments
About the Authors
Index

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