Place-based conservation: Perspectives from the social sciences

William P. Stewart, Daniel R. Williams, Linda E. Kruger

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The concept of �Place� has become prominent in natural resource management, as professionals increasingly recognize the importance of scale, place-specific meanings, local knowledge, and social-ecological dynamics. Place-Based Conservation: Perspectives from the Social Sciences offers a thorough examination of the topic, dividing its exploration into four broad areas. Place-Based Conservation provides a comprehensive resource for researchers and practitioners to help build the conceptual grounding necessary to understand and to effectively practice place-based conservation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages264
ISBN (Electronic)9789400758025
ISBN (Print)9789400758018
StatePublished - Jan 1 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Engineering
  • General Environmental Science


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