Large carnivore conservation and management : human dimensions / edited by Tasos Hovardas
- Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2018.
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- Physical Description:
- xvii, 345 pages ; 25 cm.
- Additional Creators:
- Hovardas, Tasos
- Earthscan studies in natural resource management
- Machine generated contents note: pt. I Theoretical and methodological perspectives -- 1.Addressing human dimensions in large carnivore conservation and management: insights from environmental social science and social psychology / Tasos Hovardas -- 2.Research amidst the contentious issue of wolf presence: exploration of reference frames and social, cultural, and political dimensions / Camilla Sandstrom -- 3.Socio-political illegal acts as a challenge for wolf conservation and management: implications for legitimizing traditional hunting practices / Mari Pohja-Mykra -- 4.Situated, reflexive research in practice: applying feminist methodology to a study of human-bear conflict / Catherine Jampel -- 5.A methodology for stakeholder analysis, consultation and engagement in large carnivore conservation and management / Tasos Hovardas -- pt. II Heterogeneity in perceptions of and behaviour towards large carnivores -- 6.A community divided: local perspectives on the reintroduction of Eurasian lynx (Lynx lynx) to the UK / Erwin Van Maanen -- 7.Heterogeneity in perceptions of large carnivores: insights from Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Mumbai, and Ladakh / Sunetro Ghosal -- 8.Considering wolves as active agents in understanding stakeholder perceptions and developing management strategies / Michel Meuret -- 9.Attitudes towards large carnivore species in the West Carpathians: shifts in public perception and media content after the return of the wolf and the bear / Martina Duskova -- 10.Rural-urban heterogeneity in attitudes towards large carnivores in Sweden, 1976-2014 / Shawn J. Riley -- 11.Challenging the false dichotomy of Us vs. Them: Heterogeneity in stakeholder identities regarding carnivores / Meredith L. Gore -- pt. III Decision-making, stakeholder involvement, and policy in large carnivore conservation and management -- 12.Inappropriate consideration of animal interests in predator management: towards a comprehensive moral code / Adrian Treves -- 13.Science, society, and snow leopards: bridging the divides through collaborations and best practice convergence / Gustaf Samelius -- 14.Between politics and management: governing large carnivores in Fennoscandia / Ketil Skogen -- 15.Trans-boundary and trans-regional management of a large carnivore: managing brown bears across national and regional borders in Europe / Fredrik Dalerum -- 16.Good practice in large carnivore conservation and management: insights from the EU Platform on Coexistence between People and Large Carnivores / Katrina Marsden.
- 9781138039995 hardcover
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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