Human Geography

New PDF release: Natural Heritage: At the Interface of Nature and Culture

By Peter Howard,Thymio Papayannis

ISBN-10: 0415441420

ISBN-13: 9780415441421

ISBN-10: 1138880655

ISBN-13: 9781138880658

It has develop into a growing number of authorised that nature conservation isn't attainable with no considering human actions. hence an built-in method of either the common and cultural background is being inspired and built. collecting a few amazing authors with diversified backgrounds (from a spiritual chief to lecturers to conservation scientists), the booklet goals to enquire the connection among humans and nature, among nature and culture.

Looking at nature as ‘heritage’ of the human race is a acceptance either one of the super affects (both confident and unfavourable) that human actions have had at the traditional atmosphere, in addition to the attractiveness of human accountability for dealing with our planet in a sustainable and delicate manner.

The texts integrated learn this interface among humans and nature in particular areas (from the Everglades in Florida and Mont Saint Micelle in Atlantic France, to the united kingdom, Europe and the Mediterranean), in addition to on a theoretical foundation, and within the context of the overseas biodiversity conventions.

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