Wild life : the institution of nature /

Wild Life documents a nuanced understanding of the wild versus captive divide in species conservation. It also documents the emerging understanding that all forms of wild nature-both in situ (on-site) and ex situ (in captivity)-may need to be managed in perpetuity. Providing a unique window into the...

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Main Author: Braverman, Irus, 1970- (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2015.
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Summary:Wild Life documents a nuanced understanding of the wild versus captive divide in species conservation. It also documents the emerging understanding that all forms of wild nature-both in situ (on-site) and ex situ (in captivity)-may need to be managed in perpetuity. Providing a unique window into the high-stakes world of nature conservation, Irus Braverman describes the heroic efforts by conservationists to save wild life. Yet in the shadows of such dedication and persistence in saving the life of species, Wild Life also finds sacrifice and death. Such life and death stories outline the modern.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xiv, 328 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-311) and index.
ISBN:9780804794763
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