Globalization and New Geographies of Conservation (Zimmerer Karl S.)(Paperback)

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Examining the geographical dimensions of environmental management and conservation activities implemented on landscapes worldwide, " Globalization and New Geographies of Conservation" creates a new framework and collects original case studies to explore recent developments in the interaction of humans and their environment. "Globalization and New Geographies of Conservation" makes four important arguments about the recent coupling of conservation and globalization that is reshaping the place of nature in human-environmental change. First, it has led to an unprecedented number of spatial arrangements whose environmental management goals and prescribed activities vary along a spectrum from strict biodiversity protection to sustainable utilization involving agriculture, food production, and extractive activities. Conservation and globalization are also leading, by necessity, to new