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Rethinking park protection
Will La Page

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Rethinking park protection
treading the uncommon ground of environmental beliefs
Will La Page

Published 2012 by CABI in Wallingford, Oxfordshire, UK, Cambridge, MA .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Foreword: A call to action
pt. 1. Tending Parks in a Field of Competing Beliefs
The Ecology of Belief : It's all in the Connections
The Power of Belief : The Real Limits of Preservation
The Energy and Dynamics of Belief
Norms, Ethics, and Beliefs in Parks
Organizational Beliefs : From Visionary to Functionary
Beliefs as Values, Possessions, and Lenses
pt. 2. Cutting through the Tangled Roots of Belief
Credibility, Authenticity, Believability, and Park Maintenance
Patterns of Thinking, Structures of Believing
The Nesting Habits of Beliefs and the Belief Tree
The Symbolism of Beliefs : Signs, Symbols, Icons, and Omens
This I Believe : Discovering Your Belief System
Belief Bites : Truisms, Metaphors, Aphorisms, Wisdom of the Ages
Beliefs as Environmental Super Highways and Roadblocks
pt. 3. Cultivating the Wide World of Supporting Beliefs
Belief-Based Science and Research Methods
From Beliefs to Science and Back Again
Politics of Belief : Park Wildlife as a Case Study
Parks as Spiritual, Sacred, and Religious Beliefs
Toward Environmental Sanity through the Ecology of Belief
Parks as Belief : Making Peace with Paradox
Afterword: The Human Need Maslow Rejected : The Need to Believe.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
SB481 .L3 2012

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
9781845939991, 9781780640013
LC Control Number

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