Endangered Species by Edward P. Weber
A Documentary and Reference Guide (Documentary and Reference Guides)

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Synopsis

This book uses primary documents as a lens through which to examine historical and present-day efforts to protect endangered species in the United States and around the world.


• Analyzes the connections between human behavior, industrialization, modernization, and public policy, and examines the impact of these factors on various species

• Integrates a breadth of topics including economics, history, philosophy, sociology, and politics and policymaking

• Explores historic events and major points of contention in species protection efforts

• Suggests possible policy approaches and reforms that can make existing policies more effective in tackling the challenges of stemming species decline

 

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Published March 21, 2016 by Greenwood. 370 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Nature & Wildlife, Science & Math. Non-fiction
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