Social Science Theory for Environmental Sustainability : A Practical Guide Hardback
by Marc J. (Professor, Professor, Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation, Stern
Part of the Techniques in Ecology & Conservation series
Social-ecological challenges call for a far better integration of the social sciences into conservation training and practice.
Environmental problems are, first and foremost, people problems.
Without better understandings of the people involved, solutions are often hard to come by, regardless of expertise in biology, ecology, or other traditional conservation sciences.
This novel book provides an accessible survey of a broad range of theories widely applicable toenvironmental problems that students and practitioners can apply to their work.
It serves as a simple reference guide to illuminate the value and utility of social science theories for the practice of environmental conservation.
As part of the Techniques in Ecology and Conservation Series, it will be avital resource for conservation scientists, students, and practitioners to better navigate the social complexities of applying their work to real-world problem-solving.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 308 pages
- Publisher: Oxford University Press
- Publication Date: 19/07/2018
- Category: Conservation of the environment
- ISBN: 9780198793182