xiv, 425 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
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Wildlife conservation and the pursuit of ecological sustainability: A brief introduction / David Lavigne Conserving biodiversity: Why we should and how we can / Martin Willison The enemy within / Ward Chesworth The notion of sustainabitity / Sidney Holt The changing face of conservation: commodification, privatisation and the free market / Sharon Beder Ecological and fisheries sustainability: Common goals uncommonly achieved / Jeffrey A. Hutchins Sustainable use of oceanic wildlife: What lessons can be learned from commercial whaling? / Vassili Papastavrou and Justin Cooke Ivory tower sustainability: An examination of the ivory trade / Ashok Kumar and Vivek Menon The bushmeat trade in Africa: Conflict, consensus and collaboration / Heather E. Eves Ecotourism: Benefits and challenges - Uganda's experience / Arthur R. Mugisha and Lilly B. Ajarova How shall we watch whales? / Peter J. Corkeron Attitudes, values and objectives: The real basis of wildlife conservation / Vivek Menon and David Lavigne Between science and ethics: What science and the scientific method can and cannot contribute to conservation and sustainability / William S. Lynn Why conventional economoic logic won't protect biodiversity / William E. Rees Paying for unsustainable fisheries: Where the European Union spends its money / Michael Earle The free lunch: Myths that direct conservation policy and the natural laws that constrain it / Ronald J. Brooks. Changing public opinion: How and why societal attitudes change / Robert Worcester Conservation, development and poverty alleviation: Time for a change in attitudes / John F. Oates The North American model of wildlife conservation: A means of creating wealth and protecting public health while generating biodiversity / Valerius Geist Developing a framework for assessing the sustainability of bushmeat hunting / E.J. Milner-Gulland What is wrong with our approaches to fisheries and wildlife management? - An engineering perspective / William K. de la Mare Implementing the precautionary approach: Towards enabling legislation for marine mammal conservation in Canada / Michelle Campbell and Vernon G. Thomas The steady state revolution as a prerequisite for wildlife conservation and ecological sustainability / Brian Czech Towards a new architecture of wildlife conservation in the developing world: An integrated development planning approach / Atherton Martin Saving the planet to death: The need to reform the most important barrier to ecological sustainability / Stephen Best Reinventing wildlife conservation for the 21st centurey / David Lavigne, Rosmund Kidman Cox, Vivak Menon and Michael Wamishi.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.