eBook Shapers of the Great Debate on Conservation: A Biographical Dictionary, 1st Edition

  • Rachel White Scheuering
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  • ISBN-10: 031305861X
  • ISBN-13: 9780313058615
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 312 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2004 | Published/Released August 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2004
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Through biographical examinations of some of the key figures in the debate on conservation, this book explores a range of subjects, such as the evolution of the conservation movement, its implications for policy-makers, and how it impacts the daily lives of people everywhere.

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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Recent Titles in Shapers of the Great American Debates.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Contents.
Series Foreword.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction: The History of the American Conservation Movement.
1: Muir, John (1838–1914).
2: Ballinger, Richard (1858–1922).
3: Pinchot, Gifford (1865–1946).
4: Rand, Ayn (1905–1982).
5: Carson, Rachel (1907–1964).
6: Brower, David (1912–2000).
7: Ray, Dixy Lee (1914–1994).
8: Coors, Joseph (1917–2003).
9: Singer, S. Fred (1924–).
10: Ehrlich, Paul (1932–) and Ehrlich, Anne (1933–).
11: Simon, Julian (1932–1998).
12: Chenoweth-Hage, Helen (1938–).
13: Watt, James Gaius (1938–).
14: Gelbspan, Ross (1939–).
15: Norberg-Hodge, Helena (1946–).
16: Alston, Dana (1951–1999).
17: Shiva, Vandana (1952–).
18: Fay, J. Michael (1956–).
19: Lomborg, Bjørn (1965–).
20: Swain, Christopher (1968–).
Brief Biographies.
Selected Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.