The role of biodiversity conservation in the transition to rural sustainability [electronic resource] / edited by Stephen S. Light.Material type: TextSeries: NATO science series. Series V, Science and technology policy ; ; v. 41.Publication details: Amsterdam ; Washington, DC : IOS Press, c2004Description: 1 online resource (x, 342 p.) : ill., mapsISBN: 1417590122 (electronic bk.); 9781417590124 (electronic bk.); 1601294697; 9781601294692; 9781586033958; 1586033956Subject(s): Biodiversity conservation -- Congresses | Sustainable development -- Congresses | Rural development -- Congresses | SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Biological Diversity | NATURE -- Animals -- Wildlife | Biological diversity conservation | Sustainable development | Rural development | Electronic booksGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Role of biodiversity conservation in the transition to rural sustainability.DDC classification: 333.95/16 LOC classification: QH75.A1 | N3345 2002ebOnline resources: EBSCOhost
"Published in cooperation with NATO Scientific Affairs Division."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Cover; Title page; Acknowledgements; Preface; Contents; The Role of Biodiversity Conservation in Rural Sustainability: An Introduction; Section 1: The Importance of Dealing with Biodiversity in New Ways; A New Agricultural Policy for the United States; Integration of Biodiversity in the Common Agricultural Policy Reform: Implications for Research; Section 2: What are the Theoretical Contributions to the Conservation of Biodiversity on Rural Landscapes; Institutional Innovation and Adaptive Management: Learning from Bolivia's Decentralization Experiment
This book presents interdisciplinary advances in theory and practice pertaining to rural sustainability and sets forth an action research agenda and policy prescriptions to support rural sustainability with special emphasis on the Accession Countries to the EU. The book will address four themes.
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