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By Scott Russell Sanders

ISBN-10: 0253220807

ISBN-13: 9780253220806

ISBN-10: 0253353130

ISBN-13: 9780253353139

As an antidote to the damaging tradition of intake dominating American existence this present day, Scott Russell Sanders demands a tradition of conservation that enables us to enjoy and defend the area, rather than devouring it. How could we shift to a harder and accountable lifestyle? What adjustments in values and behaviour may be required? Ranging geographically from southern Indiana to the Boundary Waters barren region and culturally from the Bible to billboards, Sanders extends the visions of Henry David Thoreau, John Muir, and Rachel Carson to our personal day. A Conservationist Manifesto exhibits the an important relevance of a conservation ethic at a time of mounting hindrance approximately worldwide weather switch, depletion of usual assets, extinction of species, and the commercial inequities among wealthy and terrible countries. the real message of this robust e-book is that conservation isn't really easily a private advantage yet a public one.

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