7 edition of Conserving Nature in Culture found in the catalog.
March 30, 2005
by Yale Univ Southeast Asia Studies
Written in English
|Contributions||Amity A. Doolittle (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||368|
ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvii, pages: illustrations, maps ; 23 cm. Contents: Introduction: the problem of conserving nature in cultural landscapes / Michael R. Dove, Percy E. Sajise, and Amity A. Doolittle --Postabandonment ecology of Penan forest camps / Rajindra K. Puri --Uneasy . premise is that nature and culture are interconnected; nature cannot truly be conserved without also conserving the culture that has shaped it, and culture cannot truly be conserved without also conserving the natural world on which it : David Glassberg.
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Conserving Nature in Culture: Case Studies From Southeast Asia (Yale Southeast Asia Studies Monograph Series) Find all the books, read about the author, and by: Nature and culture must be protected to preserve a humanly habitable world.
Conserving Cultures is the first book to link nature and culture conservation. The threat to nature is now well understood; how it relates to cultures is not.
This book both describes and analyzes theoretically the danger to culture and proposes practical remedial by: The book Conserving Nature in Culture. Case Studies from Southeast Asia surely offers an intriguing and thought-provoking title, playing on the reversal of the logic that has so far entrenched our way of thinking around the issue of nature conservation: Nature is separate from culture, and can be preserved as long as culture is not : Cristina Eghenter.
The diverse authors bridge the gap between approaches to the conservation of cultural and biological diversity by taking into account cultural and spiritual values together with the socio-economic interests of the custodian communities and other relevant stakeholders.
Sacred Natural Sites: Conserving Nature and Culture, 1st Edition (e-Book) - Routledge Sacred Natural Sites are the world's oldest protected places. This book focuses on a wide spread of both iconic and lesser known examples such as sacred groves of the Western Ghats (India), Sagarmatha /Chomolongma (Mt Everest, Nepal, Tibet - and.
Gonzalo Oviedo is an anthropologist and environmentalist and works as Senior Adviser for Social Policy at the International Union for Conservation of Nature facilitating the integration of social issues in conservation work worldwide. Gonzalo focuses on livelihood security, culture, rights and governance.
Contributors challenge the division of heritage into nature, the built environment, and culture. They describe cultural conservation as an integrated process for resource planning and recommend supplanting the current prescriptive approach with one that is more responsive to grass-roots cultural concerns.
A new book, Sacred Natural Sites: Conserving nature and culture, has been launched by IUCN at the Convention on Biological Diversity conference in Nagoya, Japan. The book is based on experience from around the world which highlights the importance of sacred natural sites in biodiversity conservation and the long-standing relationships between nature and people.
Introduction: Sacred Natural Sites the Foundations of Conservation 5. the number of sacred sites existing in the world today. Registering and recording sacred natural sites has be initiated at the request, and with FPIC, of custodian communities.
Sacred Natural Sites Conserving Nature & Culture Article on Altai ethno-cultural nature park 'Uch Enmek' by Dobson & Mamyev Published by Earthscan, 'Sacred Natural Sites' was initiated by the IUCN (International Union for the Conservation of Nature).
The book is available on Amazon and includes a chapter co-authored by Joanna Dobson & Danil. Contributors challenge the division of heritage into nature, the built environment, and culture.
They describe cultural conservation as an integrated process for resource planning and recommended supplanting the current prescriptive approach with one that is more responsive to grass-roots cultural concerns.4/5(2).
He has worked in international conservation for over forty years and has written or edited dozens of books on a wide range of topics that include cultural values of nature.
Gonzalo Oviedo is an anthropologist and environmentalist and works as Senior Adviser for Social Policy at the International Union for Conservation of Nature facilitating the.
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See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price 5/5(1). The book illustrates that sacred natural sites, although often under threat, exist within and outside formally recognised protected areas, heritage sites. Sacred natural sites may well be some of the last strongholds for building resilient networks of connected by: The Garland Science website is no longer available to access and you have been automatically redirected to INSTRUCTORS.
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This original and wide-ranging work examines historical perceptions of nature in China and the relationship between insider and outsider, state and village, top-down conservation policy and community autonomy.
After an introduction to the history of wildlife conservation and nature reserve management in China, the book places recent tiger conservation efforts in the. After an introduction to the history of wildlife conservation and nature reserve management in China, the book places recent tiger conservation efforts in the context of a two-thousand-year gazetteer of tiger attacks--the longest running documentation of human-wildlife encounters for any region in the world.
Aims & Scope. Nature and Culture (NC) is a forum for the international community of scholars and practitioners to present, discuss, and evaluate critical issues and themes related to the historical and contemporary relationships that societies, civilizations, empires, regions, and nation-states have with journal contains a serious interpolation of theory, methodology.
Sacred natural sites: conserving nature and culture Wild, Robert; Organization(s): IUCN; Abstract: The book illustrates that sacred natural sites, although often under threat, exist within and outside formally recognised protected areas, heritage sites.
The diverse authors bridge the gap between approaches to the conservation of Cited by: The mission of The Nature Conservancy is to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. Our vision is a world where the diversity of life thrives, and people act to conserve nature for its own sake and its ability to fulfill our needs and enrich our lives.