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The essential Aldo Leopold : quotations and commentaries, edited by Curt Meine & Richard L. Knight

Label
The essential Aldo Leopold : quotations and commentaries
Title
The essential Aldo Leopold
Title remainder
quotations and commentaries
Statement of responsibility
edited by Curt Meine & Richard L. Knight
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"For the first time, the most important quotations from the writing of the great conservationist Aldo Leopold, author of A Sand County Almanac, are gathered in one volume. From conservation education to wildlife ecology, from wilderness protection to soil and water conservation, the works of Aldo Leopold continue to have profound influence on those seeking to understand the land and its care."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication level undetermined
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Meine, Curt
  • Knight, Richard L.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Naturalists
  • Leopold, Aldo
Label
The essential Aldo Leopold : quotations and commentaries, edited by Curt Meine & Richard L. Knight
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 343-356)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword/
  • David Ehrenfeld
  • Introduction
  • Editors' Note
  • Acknowledgments
  • Pt. I.
  • Conservation Science and Practice.
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Forest Ecology and Management: Axe-in-Hand/
  • Susan L. Flader
  • p. 3
  • 2.
  • Range Ecology and Management: Open Thinking on the Range/
  • Jack Ward Thomas
  • p. 20
  • 3.
  • Outdoor Recreation: Leopold and the "Still Unlovely Mind"/
  • Richard L. Knight
  • p. 32
  • 4.
  • Wildlife Ecology and Management: Building the Foundations of Wildlife Conservation/
  • Stanley A. Temple
  • p. 45
  • 5.
  • Soil and Water Conservation: Traveling in the Right Direction/
  • Paul W. Johnson
  • p. 72
  • 6.
  • Agriculture: Preparing for a Sustainable Agriculture/
  • Wes Jackson
  • p. 87
  • 7.
  • Wilderness: A Place of Humility/
  • Terry Tempest Williams
  • p. 99
  • 8.
  • Ecological Restoration: The Continuing Challenge of Restoration/
  • Joy B. Zedler
  • p. 116
  • 9.
  • Bio diversity and Conservation Biology: Standing on Solid Shoulders/
  • Gary K. Meffe
  • p. 127
  • Pt. II.
  • Conservation Policy.
  • p. 153
  • 10.
  • Private Land: Aldo Leopold on Private Land/
  • Eric T. Freyfogle
  • p. 155
  • 11.
  • Public Land: Aldo Leopold on Public Land/
  • Charles Wilkinson
  • p. 168
  • 12.
  • Advocacy: Throwing Your Weight Around/
  • Edwin P. Pister
  • p. 178
  • 13.
  • Economics: Do Economists Know About Lupines?/
  • Donald Snow
  • p. 190
  • 14.
  • Environmental Policy: Leopold as Practical Moralist and Pragmatic Policy Analyst/
  • Bryan G. Norton
  • p. 201
  • Pt. III.
  • Conservation and Culture.
  • p. 221
  • 15.
  • Hunting and Fishing: Hunting for Common Ground/
  • Richard Nelson
  • p. 223
  • 16.
  • Environmental History: Leopold and the Changing Landscape of History/
  • Donald Worster
  • p. 237
  • 17.
  • Education: What Is Education For?/
  • David W. Orr
  • p. 255
  • 18.
  • Arts and Sciences: Between Imagination and Observation/
  • Gary Paul Nabhan
  • p. 269
  • 19.
  • Land Esthetics: Through Successive Stages of the Beautiful/
  • Joni L. Kinsey
  • p. 279
  • 20.
  • Land Ethics: Into Terra Incognita/
  • J. Baird Callicott
  • p. 296
  • 21.
  • Leopold's Voice: The Reach of Words/
  • Curt Meine
  • p. 314
  • Notes.
  • p. 333
  • Quotation Sources.
  • p. 343
  • Contributors.
  • p. 357
Control code
980099006424
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 362 p
Isbn
9780299165505
Lccn
lc99006424
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
Label
The essential Aldo Leopold : quotations and commentaries, edited by Curt Meine & Richard L. Knight
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 343-356)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword/
  • David Ehrenfeld
  • Introduction
  • Editors' Note
  • Acknowledgments
  • Pt. I.
  • Conservation Science and Practice.
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Forest Ecology and Management: Axe-in-Hand/
  • Susan L. Flader
  • p. 3
  • 2.
  • Range Ecology and Management: Open Thinking on the Range/
  • Jack Ward Thomas
  • p. 20
  • 3.
  • Outdoor Recreation: Leopold and the "Still Unlovely Mind"/
  • Richard L. Knight
  • p. 32
  • 4.
  • Wildlife Ecology and Management: Building the Foundations of Wildlife Conservation/
  • Stanley A. Temple
  • p. 45
  • 5.
  • Soil and Water Conservation: Traveling in the Right Direction/
  • Paul W. Johnson
  • p. 72
  • 6.
  • Agriculture: Preparing for a Sustainable Agriculture/
  • Wes Jackson
  • p. 87
  • 7.
  • Wilderness: A Place of Humility/
  • Terry Tempest Williams
  • p. 99
  • 8.
  • Ecological Restoration: The Continuing Challenge of Restoration/
  • Joy B. Zedler
  • p. 116
  • 9.
  • Bio diversity and Conservation Biology: Standing on Solid Shoulders/
  • Gary K. Meffe
  • p. 127
  • Pt. II.
  • Conservation Policy.
  • p. 153
  • 10.
  • Private Land: Aldo Leopold on Private Land/
  • Eric T. Freyfogle
  • p. 155
  • 11.
  • Public Land: Aldo Leopold on Public Land/
  • Charles Wilkinson
  • p. 168
  • 12.
  • Advocacy: Throwing Your Weight Around/
  • Edwin P. Pister
  • p. 178
  • 13.
  • Economics: Do Economists Know About Lupines?/
  • Donald Snow
  • p. 190
  • 14.
  • Environmental Policy: Leopold as Practical Moralist and Pragmatic Policy Analyst/
  • Bryan G. Norton
  • p. 201
  • Pt. III.
  • Conservation and Culture.
  • p. 221
  • 15.
  • Hunting and Fishing: Hunting for Common Ground/
  • Richard Nelson
  • p. 223
  • 16.
  • Environmental History: Leopold and the Changing Landscape of History/
  • Donald Worster
  • p. 237
  • 17.
  • Education: What Is Education For?/
  • David W. Orr
  • p. 255
  • 18.
  • Arts and Sciences: Between Imagination and Observation/
  • Gary Paul Nabhan
  • p. 269
  • 19.
  • Land Esthetics: Through Successive Stages of the Beautiful/
  • Joni L. Kinsey
  • p. 279
  • 20.
  • Land Ethics: Into Terra Incognita/
  • J. Baird Callicott
  • p. 296
  • 21.
  • Leopold's Voice: The Reach of Words/
  • Curt Meine
  • p. 314
  • Notes.
  • p. 333
  • Quotation Sources.
  • p. 343
  • Contributors.
  • p. 357
Control code
980099006424
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 362 p
Isbn
9780299165505
Lccn
lc99006424
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill

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