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Cultures of Habitat :on nature, culture, and story

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Book News Annotation:

Twenty-four essays explore the deep and complex connections between nature and people. Concentrating on cultures of habitat--human communities with long histories of interacting with one particular kind of terrain and its wildlife--the author considers such topics as the correlation between upheavals in human communities and the incidence of endangered species, the perils of monoculture in the Tequila fields of Mexico, and the nature of aggression and the struggle for limited resources.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [321]-338).

Product Details

ISBN:
9781887178471
Subtitle:
(on nature, culture, and story )
Publisher:
Counterpoint ;
Location:
Washington, D.C. :
Subject:
Nature
Subject:
Biological diversity
Subject:
Biotic communities
Subject:
Endangered ecosystems
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references p. 321-338.
Series Volume:
v. 1409
Publication Date:
c1997
Binding:
Trade Cloth
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
viii, 338 p.
Dimensions:
9.28x6.43x1.34 in. 1.40 lbs.

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Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » General
Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » Natural History » General

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Product details viii, 338 p. pages Counterpoint ;[Emeryville, CA] :Distributed by Publishers Group West,c1997. - English 9781887178471 Reviews:
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