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The Resource Nature across cultures : views of nature and the environment in non-western cultures, editor, Helaine Selin ; advisory editor, Arne Kalland

Nature across cultures : views of nature and the environment in non-western cultures, editor, Helaine Selin ; advisory editor, Arne Kalland

Label
Nature across cultures : views of nature and the environment in non-western cultures
Title
Nature across cultures
Title remainder
views of nature and the environment in non-western cultures
Statement of responsibility
editor, Helaine Selin ; advisory editor, Arne Kalland
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
304.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GF41
LC item number
.N38 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Selin, Helaine
  • Kalland, Arne
Series statement
Science across cultures
Series volume
v. 4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human ecology
  • Philosophy of nature
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Nature
  • Environmental protection
Label
Nature across cultures : views of nature and the environment in non-western cultures, editor, Helaine Selin ; advisory editor, Arne Kalland
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Local understandings of the land: traditional ecological knowledge and indigenous knowledge
  • Roy C. Dudgeon and Fikret Berkes
  • Landscape, nature, and culture: a diachronic model of human-nature adaptations
  • Richard Stoffle, Rebecca Toupal, and Nieves Zedenõ
  • Worldviews and ecology
  • Mary Evelyn Tucker
  • The spirit(s) of conservation in Buddhist Thailand
  • Susan M. Darlington
  • Indian perspectives on naturalism
  • D.P. Chattopadhyaya
  • Introduction
  • Japanese views of nature and the environment
  • John A. Tucker
  • Winds, waters, and earth energies: fengshui and awareness of place
  • Graham Parkes
  • The perception of nature and the environment in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • John Kesby
  • Both sides of the beach: knowledges of nature in Oceania
  • Edvard Hviding
  • Native views of the environment in Amazonia
  • William Baleé
  • Helaine Selin
  • Central Andean views of nature and the environment
  • David L. Browman
  • "Nature doesn't come as clean as we can think it": Dene, Inuit, scientists, nature and environment in the Canadian North
  • Ellen Bielawski
  • We are the land: Native American views of nature
  • Annie L. Booth
  • Buddhist views of nature and the environment
  • Leslie Sponsel and Poranee Natadecha-Sponsel
  • Confucian views of nature
  • John Berthrong
  • Environmentalism and images of the other
  • Daoism and nature
  • James Miller
  • Hindu views of nature and the environment
  • Harold Coward
  • Nature and culture: an Islamic perspective
  • S. Parvez Manzoor
  • Judaism, Israel, and natural resources: models and practices
  • Jeanne Kay Guelke
  • Arne Kalland
  • The global mobilization of environmental concepts: re-thinking the Western/Non-Western divide
  • Michael Dove [and others]
  • Variation and uniformity in the construction of biological knowledge across cultures
  • Roy Ellen
Control code
ocm52001555
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 481 pages
Isbn
9781402012358
Lccn
2003048865
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o52001555
  • (OCoLC)52001555
Label
Nature across cultures : views of nature and the environment in non-western cultures, editor, Helaine Selin ; advisory editor, Arne Kalland
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Local understandings of the land: traditional ecological knowledge and indigenous knowledge
  • Roy C. Dudgeon and Fikret Berkes
  • Landscape, nature, and culture: a diachronic model of human-nature adaptations
  • Richard Stoffle, Rebecca Toupal, and Nieves Zedenõ
  • Worldviews and ecology
  • Mary Evelyn Tucker
  • The spirit(s) of conservation in Buddhist Thailand
  • Susan M. Darlington
  • Indian perspectives on naturalism
  • D.P. Chattopadhyaya
  • Introduction
  • Japanese views of nature and the environment
  • John A. Tucker
  • Winds, waters, and earth energies: fengshui and awareness of place
  • Graham Parkes
  • The perception of nature and the environment in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • John Kesby
  • Both sides of the beach: knowledges of nature in Oceania
  • Edvard Hviding
  • Native views of the environment in Amazonia
  • William Baleé
  • Helaine Selin
  • Central Andean views of nature and the environment
  • David L. Browman
  • "Nature doesn't come as clean as we can think it": Dene, Inuit, scientists, nature and environment in the Canadian North
  • Ellen Bielawski
  • We are the land: Native American views of nature
  • Annie L. Booth
  • Buddhist views of nature and the environment
  • Leslie Sponsel and Poranee Natadecha-Sponsel
  • Confucian views of nature
  • John Berthrong
  • Environmentalism and images of the other
  • Daoism and nature
  • James Miller
  • Hindu views of nature and the environment
  • Harold Coward
  • Nature and culture: an Islamic perspective
  • S. Parvez Manzoor
  • Judaism, Israel, and natural resources: models and practices
  • Jeanne Kay Guelke
  • Arne Kalland
  • The global mobilization of environmental concepts: re-thinking the Western/Non-Western divide
  • Michael Dove [and others]
  • Variation and uniformity in the construction of biological knowledge across cultures
  • Roy Ellen
Control code
ocm52001555
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 481 pages
Isbn
9781402012358
Lccn
2003048865
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o52001555
  • (OCoLC)52001555

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