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Title Restoring nature : perspectives from the social sciences and humanities / edited by Paul H. Gobster and R. Bruce Hull
Imprint Washington, DC : Island Press, [2000]
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  GE300 .R47 2000    AVAILABLE    30610020650065
Descript xiii, 321 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
pt. 1. Philosophy and rationale of restoration. Restoration, community, and wilderness / William R. Jordan -- Another look at restoration : technology and artificial nature / Eric Katz -- Ecological restoration and the culture of nature : a pragmatic perspective / Andrew Light -- Restoring nature in American culture : an environmental aesthetic perspective / Cheryl Foster -- pt. 2. Conflict over which nature to restore -- The language of nature matters : we need a more public ecology / R. Bruce Hull and David P. Robertson -- Constructing nature as constructing science : expertise, activist science, and public conflict in the Chicago wilderness / Reid M. Helford -- Public values, opinions, and emotions in restoration controversies / Joanne Vining, Elizabeth Tyler, and Byoung-Suk Kweon -- Restoration, the value of participation, and the risks of professionalization / Andrew Light -- pt. 3. Making restoration happen : process and implementation -- Negotiating nature : making restoration happen in an urban park context / Paul H. Gobster and Susan C. Barro -- A people-centered approach to designing and managing restoration projects : insights from understanding attachment to urban natural areas / Robert L. Ryan -- Managing naturalness as a continuum : setting limits of acceptable change / Mark W. Brunson -- pt. 4. Making and maintaining restored environments. The restoration experience : volunteers' motives, values, and concepts of nature / Herbert W. Schroeder -- Psychological benefits of volunteering in stewardship programs / Robert E. Grese, Rachel Kaplan, Robert L. Ryan, and Jane Buxton -- Lessons for restoration in the traditions of stewardship : sustainable land management in northern New Mexico / Carol Raish -- Conclusion : Which nature? / R. Bruce Hull and David P. Robertson
Subject Environmental sciences -- Philosophy
Restoration ecology
Environmental management
Alt Author Gobster, Paul H., editor
Hull, R. Bruce, editor
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