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By Richard L. Knight, Susanne Riedel

ISBN-10: 0195149440

ISBN-13: 9780195149449

ISBN-10: 1423763130

ISBN-13: 9781423763130

In Aldo Leopold and an Ecological moral sense ecologists, natural world biologists, and different specialist conservationists discover the ecological legacy of Aldo Leopold and his A Sand County Almanac and his contributions to the environmental flow, the philosophy of technology, and normal source administration. Twelve own essays describe the large impression he has had on each one writer, from influencing the day-by-day operations of the U.S. Fish and natural world carrier and the construction of a land-use ethics consultant for woodland carrier body of workers, to a lot wanted idea for carrying on with on in contemporary huge, advanced and infrequently complex global of technological know-how. here's Aldo Leopold as a mentor, good friend, and significant other and an confirmation of his wish that technological know-how will remain practiced within the reason for conservation.

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1953. Round River: from thejournals of Aldo Leopold. L. B. Leopold, ed. New York: Oxford University Press. McCabe, R. , ed. 1988. Aldo Leopold: mentor. Department of Wildlife Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison. Meine, C. D. 1987. " In Companion to A Sand County Almanac: interpretive and critical essays, ed. J. B. Callicott, 172 — 185. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press. Meine, C. D. 1988. Aldo Leopold: his life and work. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press. Meine, C. D. 1994. The oldest task in human history.

1974. Thinking like a mountain: Aldo Leopold and the evolution of an ecological attitude toward deer, wolves, and forests. Columbia: University of Missouri Press. Flader, S. , and J. B. Callicott, eds. 1991. The River of the Mother of God and other essays by Aldo Leopold. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press. Leopold, A. 1930. Report to the American Game Conference on an American game policy. In Transactions of the Seventeenth Annual American Game Conference. New York: American Game Association.

1974. Thinking like a mountain: Aldo Leopold and the evolution of an ecological attitude toward deer, wolves, and forests. Columbia: University of Missouri Press. Flader, S. , and J. B. Callicott, eds. 1991. The River of the Mother of God and other essays by Aldo Leopold. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press. Leopold, A. 1930. Report to the American Game Conference on an American game policy. In Transactions of the Seventeenth Annual American Game Conference. New York: American Game Association.

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