Ecosystem health: new goals for environmental management

Date

1992

Authors

Costanza, R.
Norton, B.G.
Haskell, B.D.

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Publisher

Island Press

Abstract

This book brings together leading ecologists, philosophers, and economists to analyze the issuees surrounding the concept of health as it relates to ecosystems. Both theorectical and practical aspects of what constitutes a healthy ecosystem are examined - philosophical and ethical underpinnings as well as implications for public policy and ecosystems management.

Description

269 p.

Keywords

environmental management, ecological balance, habitat restoration, philosophy

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