Game Changer: Animal Rights and the Fate of Africa'S Wildlife download free [PDF and Ebook] by Glen Martin

Game Changer: Animal Rights and the Fate of Africa'S Wildlife download free [PDF and Ebook] by Glen Martin year 2012
  • Book name: Game Changer: Animal Rights and the Fate of Africa'S Wildlife
  • Author: Glen Martin
  • Release date: 2012/4/12
  • Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Natural History
  • ISBN: 9780520266261
  • Rating: 8.4 of 10
  • Votes: 471
  • Review by: Samuel Fleck
  • Review rating: 9.03 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/10
  • Total pages: 272
  • Includes a PDF summary of 31 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Are conservation and protecting animals the same thing? In 'Game Changer', award-winning environmental reporter Glen Martin takes a fresh look at this question as it applies to Africa's megafauna. Martin assesses the rising influence of the animal rights movement and finds that the policies championed by animal welfare groups could lead paradoxically to the elimination of the very species - including elephants and lions - that are the most cherished. In his anecdotal and highly engaging style, Martin takes readers to the heart of the conflict. He revisits the debate between conservationists, who believe that people whose lives are directly impacted by the creation of national parks and preserves should be compensated, versus those who believe that restrictive protection that forbids hunting is the most effective way to conserve wildlife and habitats. Focusing on the different approaches taken by Kenya, Tanzania, and Namibia, Martin vividly shows how the world's last great populations of wildlife have become the hostages in a fight between those who love animals and those who would save them.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 18H21M35S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Wildlife: General Interest, Animals & Society, Conservation Of The Environment
  • Available formats: DOC, TXT, TCR, AZW, WORD, PDF, XPS, EPUB. Compressed in CAB, CPIO, ZIP, RAR
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 36.96 USD
  • Dimensions: 152x229x22mm
  • Weight: 499g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Berkerley, United States
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