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The Resource Environmentalism : the view from anthropology, edited by Kay Milton

Environmentalism : the view from anthropology, edited by Kay Milton

Label
Environmentalism : the view from anthropology
Title
Environmentalism
Title remainder
the view from anthropology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kay Milton
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Located in a wide spectrum of current research and practice this book offers an original perspective on what is probably the best-known issue of the late twentieth century
Member of
Cataloging source
AUD
Dewey number
304.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GF41
LC item number
.E55 1993eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Milton, Kay
Series statement
ASA monographs
Series volume
32
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human ecology
  • Environmental policy
  • Applied anthropology
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Applied anthropology
  • Environmental policy
  • Human ecology
Label
Environmentalism : the view from anthropology, edited by Kay Milton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- ASA Monographs 32 -- Environmentalism -- Contents -- Illustrations -- FIGURES AND MAPS -- TABLES -- Contributors -- Editor's preface -- Introduction -- ENVIRONMENTALISM AS A SOCIAL COMMITMENT -- ANTHROPOLOGY AND THE QUEST FOR A VIABLE FUTURE -- ENVIRONMENTALISM AS AN OBJECT OF ANALYSIS -- ANTHROPOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL ADVOCACY -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- NOTES -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 1 Environmentalism -- THE EMERGENCE OF AN ORTHODOXY -- AN 'ALTERNATIVE' -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 2 Globes and spheres -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 3 Between science and shamanism -- ADVOCACY AND ENVIRONMENTAL NGOs -- FINANCE AND ORGANIZATION -- FIVE SHADES OF GREEN -- FIRST NATIONS AND EnvironmentALISTS -- ICONIC PRAXIS -- BETWEEN SCIENCE AND SHAMANISM -- CO-OPTATION -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- NOTES -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 4 Standing in for nature -- LIMITATIONS ON SCIENCE AS A 'STAND-IN' FOR NATURE -- VARIATIONS IN THE ROLE OF SCIENCE AS A 'STAND-IN' -- PRACTICALITIES OF A SCIENTIFIC ETHOS -- PRACTICAL DRAWBACKS OF A SCIENTIFIC ETHOS -- GREEN GROUPS WITHOUT A SCIENTIFIC ANCESTRY AND ETHOS -- STANDING IN FOR SCIENCE -- CONCLUDING DISCUSSION: THE IMPACT OF OUTSIDE INSTITUTIONS ON GREENS' USES OF SCIENCE -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- NOTES -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 5 All animals are equal but some are cetaceans -- ECOCENTRISM, ANTHROPOCENTRISM AND WHALES -- WHALE MYTHS AND METAPHORS -- CONCLUSIONS -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- NOTES -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 6 The making of an environmental doctrine -- THE PUBLIC TRUST DOCTRINE -- THE SHREWSBURY RIVER CASE -- 'TO TRY THE RIGHT' -- IMPLICATIONS AND EXPANSION OF PUBLIC TRUST IN AMERICA -- CONCLUSION -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 7 The precautionary principle -- BACKGROUND TO ENVIRONMENTAL LAW IN BRITAIN -- THE NEED FOR SCIENTIFIC UNDERSTANDING IN LEGISIATION -- THE NEED FOR SCIENTIFIC UNDERSTANDING IN ADMINISTRATION -- THE NEED FOR SCIENTIFIC UNDERSTANDING IN THE COURTS -- SCIENTIFIC KNOWLEDGE -- THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SCIENTIST AND POLICY-MAKER -- CONCLUSIONS -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- NOTES -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 8 Tribal metaphorization of human-nature relatedness -- THE FIRST CASE: 'SEXUAL RELATEDNESS' -- THE SECOND CASE: 'PROCREATION' -- THE THIRD CASE: 'NAME-SAKE' -- THE FOURTH CASE: 'ADULT-CHILD CARING' -- CONCLUDING REMARKS -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- NOTES -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 9 Rhetoric, practice and incentive in the face of the changing times -- A BRIEF HISTORY OF NUAULU LAND TENURE, 1850-1980 -- THE EFFECTS OF LOGGING AND IMMIGRATION -- THE TRANSMIGRATION PROGRAMME AND RESETTLEMENT ALONG THE NUA-RUATAN VALLEY -- THE EFFECTS OF RECENT CHANGES ON FOREST EXTRACTION -- NUAULU CONCEPTUALIZATIONS OF FOREST -- OF COMMONS AND CONSERVATION -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 10 Natural symbols and natural history -- ANIMALS AS ANIMALS AND IN SOCIAL THOUGHT -- PETS AND PRIMATES -- KOLI-HINDA (LEOPARD BUSINESS) -- MENDE PRIMATOLOGY -- ELEPHANTS, RICE AND IVORY TRUMPETS -- THE ONTOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY OF THE ELEPHANT
Control code
229988595
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 240 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415094757
Lccn
93014815
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)229988595
Label
Environmentalism : the view from anthropology, edited by Kay Milton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- ASA Monographs 32 -- Environmentalism -- Contents -- Illustrations -- FIGURES AND MAPS -- TABLES -- Contributors -- Editor's preface -- Introduction -- ENVIRONMENTALISM AS A SOCIAL COMMITMENT -- ANTHROPOLOGY AND THE QUEST FOR A VIABLE FUTURE -- ENVIRONMENTALISM AS AN OBJECT OF ANALYSIS -- ANTHROPOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL ADVOCACY -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- NOTES -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 1 Environmentalism -- THE EMERGENCE OF AN ORTHODOXY -- AN 'ALTERNATIVE' -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 2 Globes and spheres -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 3 Between science and shamanism -- ADVOCACY AND ENVIRONMENTAL NGOs -- FINANCE AND ORGANIZATION -- FIVE SHADES OF GREEN -- FIRST NATIONS AND EnvironmentALISTS -- ICONIC PRAXIS -- BETWEEN SCIENCE AND SHAMANISM -- CO-OPTATION -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- NOTES -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 4 Standing in for nature -- LIMITATIONS ON SCIENCE AS A 'STAND-IN' FOR NATURE -- VARIATIONS IN THE ROLE OF SCIENCE AS A 'STAND-IN' -- PRACTICALITIES OF A SCIENTIFIC ETHOS -- PRACTICAL DRAWBACKS OF A SCIENTIFIC ETHOS -- GREEN GROUPS WITHOUT A SCIENTIFIC ANCESTRY AND ETHOS -- STANDING IN FOR SCIENCE -- CONCLUDING DISCUSSION: THE IMPACT OF OUTSIDE INSTITUTIONS ON GREENS' USES OF SCIENCE -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- NOTES -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 5 All animals are equal but some are cetaceans -- ECOCENTRISM, ANTHROPOCENTRISM AND WHALES -- WHALE MYTHS AND METAPHORS -- CONCLUSIONS -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- NOTES -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 6 The making of an environmental doctrine -- THE PUBLIC TRUST DOCTRINE -- THE SHREWSBURY RIVER CASE -- 'TO TRY THE RIGHT' -- IMPLICATIONS AND EXPANSION OF PUBLIC TRUST IN AMERICA -- CONCLUSION -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 7 The precautionary principle -- BACKGROUND TO ENVIRONMENTAL LAW IN BRITAIN -- THE NEED FOR SCIENTIFIC UNDERSTANDING IN LEGISIATION -- THE NEED FOR SCIENTIFIC UNDERSTANDING IN ADMINISTRATION -- THE NEED FOR SCIENTIFIC UNDERSTANDING IN THE COURTS -- SCIENTIFIC KNOWLEDGE -- THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SCIENTIST AND POLICY-MAKER -- CONCLUSIONS -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- NOTES -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 8 Tribal metaphorization of human-nature relatedness -- THE FIRST CASE: 'SEXUAL RELATEDNESS' -- THE SECOND CASE: 'PROCREATION' -- THE THIRD CASE: 'NAME-SAKE' -- THE FOURTH CASE: 'ADULT-CHILD CARING' -- CONCLUDING REMARKS -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- NOTES -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 9 Rhetoric, practice and incentive in the face of the changing times -- A BRIEF HISTORY OF NUAULU LAND TENURE, 1850-1980 -- THE EFFECTS OF LOGGING AND IMMIGRATION -- THE TRANSMIGRATION PROGRAMME AND RESETTLEMENT ALONG THE NUA-RUATAN VALLEY -- THE EFFECTS OF RECENT CHANGES ON FOREST EXTRACTION -- NUAULU CONCEPTUALIZATIONS OF FOREST -- OF COMMONS AND CONSERVATION -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 10 Natural symbols and natural history -- ANIMALS AS ANIMALS AND IN SOCIAL THOUGHT -- PETS AND PRIMATES -- KOLI-HINDA (LEOPARD BUSINESS) -- MENDE PRIMATOLOGY -- ELEPHANTS, RICE AND IVORY TRUMPETS -- THE ONTOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY OF THE ELEPHANT
Control code
229988595
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 240 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415094757
Lccn
93014815
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)229988595

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