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Contested Nature : Promoting International Biodiversity with Social Justice in the Twenty-First Century.

Author/Creator:
Brechin, Steven R.
Publication:
Albany : State University of New York Press, 2003.
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1 online resource (339 pages)
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Subjects:
Protected areas -- Social aspects -- Developing countries.
Protected areas -- Political aspects -- Developing countries.
Biodiversity conservation -- Social aspects -- Developing countries.
Biodiversity conservation -- Political aspects -- Developing countries.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
Contends that effective biological conservation and social justice must go hand in hand.
Contents:
Intro
CONTESTED NATURE
Contents
Preface
Acknowledgments
1. Contested Nature: Conservation and Development at the Turn of the Twenty-first Century by PETER R. WILSHUSEN, STEVEN R. BRECHIN, CRYSTAL L. FORTWANGLER, PATRICK C. WEST
Part I: Politics, Power, and Social Justice in Biodiversity Conservation
2. The Winding Road: Incorporating Social Justice and Human Rights into Protected Area Policies by CRYSTAL L. FORTWANGLER
3. Exploring the Political Contours of Conservation: A Conceptual View of Power in Practice by PETER R. WILSHUSEN
4. Wandering Boundaries and Illegal Residents: The Political Ecology of Protected Area Deforestation in South Sumatra Indonesia from 1979 to 1992 by STEVEN R. BRECHIN
5. Territory, Nature, and Culture: Negotiating the Boundaries of Biodiversity Conservation in Colombia's Pacific Coastal Region by PETER R. WILSHUSEN
6. Unmasking the "Local": Gender, Community, and the Politics of Community-Based Rural Ecotourism in Belize by JILL M. BELSKY
7. The Political Economy of Ecotourism: Pendjari National Park and Ecotourism Concentration in Northern Benin by PATRICK C. WEST, CRYSTAL L. FORTWANGLER, VALENTIN AGBO, MICHAEL SIMSIK, NESTOR SOKPON
8. Privatizing Conservation by JEFFREY LANGHOLZ
9. The Political Ecology of Bioprospecting in Amazonian Ecuador: History, Political Economy, and Knowledge by MICHAEL K. DORSEY
Part II: Institutions, Organizations, and Participatory Processes: Conceptual Tools for Constructing Biodiversity Conservation with Social Justice
10. Crafting Conservation Globally and Locally: Complex Organizations and Governance Regimes by STEVEN R. BRECHIN, PETER R. WILSHUSEN, CHARLES E. BENJAMIN
11. The Regional Approach in Northern Madagascar: Moving Beyond Integrated Conservation and Development by LISA L. GEZON.
12. Scaling Up from the Grassroots: NGO Networks and the Challenges of Organizational Maintenance in Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula by PETER R. WILSHUSEN, RAÚL E. MURGUÍA
13. Your Park, My Poverty: Using Impact Assessment to Counter the Displacement Effects of Environmental Greenlining by CHARLES GEISLER
14. The Challenges and Rewards of Community-Based Coastal Resources Management: San Salvador Island, Philippines by PATRICK CHRISTIE, DELMA BUHAT, LEN R. GARCES, ALAN T. WHITE
15. The Road Less Traveled: Toward Nature Protection with Social Justice by STEVEN R. BRECHIN, PETER R. WILSHUSEN, CRYSTAL L. FORTWANGLER, PATRICK C. WEST
Works Cited
List of Contributors
Index
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Wilshusen, Peter R.
Fortwangler, Crystal L.
Other format:
Print version: Brechin, Steven R. Contested Nature
ISBN:
9780791486542
9780791457757
OCLC:
847154028