Biodiversity: A Reference Handbook
This timely volume explores the multiple issues surrounding biological diversity. In addition to an overview of the major issues in biodiversity, this book features a chronology and biographical sketches of important individuals in the field. Readers also will find related statistics, documents, and illustrations, as well as a directory of organizations that includes web site addresses. A glossary and detailed listing of print and electronic sources complete an informative volume that students, librarians, policy makers, environmentalists, and others will welcome as an invaluable addition to academic and public libraries.
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The Conservation Media Center publishes the Eco-Exchange newsletter in
English and its Spanish-language version, Ambien-tema. The Resource
Foundation P.O. Box 3006 Larchmont, NY 10538-9908 Phone/Fax: (914) 834-
5810 The ...
Encyclopedia of U.S. Endangered Species Date: 1995 Price: $50 Source: SVE &
Churchill Media, The Video Project This is a reference guide to more than 700
endangered species of plants and animals that are legally protected by the U.S. ...
The Media and the Environment Speaker: Alexander Cockburn Date: 1992
Media analyst Cockburn comments on how mass media has negatively
stereotyped the environmental movement. Plundering Paradise: The Struggle for
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - KeithAkers - LibraryThing
This is a good book even if it is over a decade old. It gives a good overview of what biodiversity is. I liked the analysis of the different ways of defining biodiversity and what the threats are to ... Read full review
Biodiversity: a reference handbookUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Biological diversity, or biodiversity for short, is a hot topic. Early in this decade, only a handful of books on the subject were available; since the mid-1990s, however, as interest in such topics ... Read full review