Essential Readings in Wildlife Management and Conservation, Hardback Book

Essential Readings in Wildlife Management and Conservation Hardback

Edited by Paul R. Krausman, Bruce D. Leopold

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Prepared by two of the leading figures in wildlife biology, this book gathers in one volume the most influential articles published in the field.

Paul R. Krausman and Bruce D. Leopold have collected the forty-two papers that every wildlife student should read.

Each piece is introduced with a commentary that explains why it is important and a brief listing of papers that inspired or were inspired by the classic.

Practical and conceptual topics consider every aspect of the wildlife profession, including ethics.

Ideal for use as a textbook, Essential Readings in Wildlife Management and Conservation is divided into four sections: the philosophical roots of wildlife management, biology, habitat, and human dimensions. Contains the classic publications ofK. T. Adair, R. A. Baer, L. C. Birch, W. H. Burt, L. H. Carpenter, G. Caughley, T. C. Chamberlin, E. L. Charnov, L. C. Chase, F. E. Clements, L. C. Cole, J. H. Connell, R. N. Conner, Z. J. Cornett, P. D. Dalke, D. J. Decker, L. R. Dice, J. G. Dickson, D. F. Doak, R. Y. Edwards, P. R. Ehrlich, C. S. Elton, P. L. Errington, D. Esler, C. D. Fowle, T. A. Gavin, V. Geist, M. Gilpin, H. A. Gleason, J. Grinnell, J. P. Hailman, G. Hardin, N. T. Hobbs, C. S. Holling, S. S. Hutchings, D. H. Johnson, S. R. Kellert, R. H. Klopfer, B. A. Knuth, C. C. Kreuger, A. Leopold, R. L. Lindeman, C. A. Loker, R. H. MacArthur, J. Macnab, S. P. Mahoney, G. F. Mattfield, D. R. McCullough, S. L. Mills, A. J. Nicholson, J. F. Organ, R. T. Paine, G. Parsons, M. E. Richmond, S. J. Riley, S. J. Schwager, V. E. Shelford, W. F. Siemer, D. S. Simberloff, M. E. Soule, G. Stewart, J. W. Thomas, B. Van Horne, S. C. Wecker, E. O. Wilson

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 696 pages, 2 Halftones, black and white
  • Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Ecological science, the Biosphere
  • ISBN: 9781421408187

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