By George Wuerthner,Eileen Crist,Tom Butler
In Keeping the Wild, a bunch of trendy scientists, writers, and conservation activists responds to the Anthropocene-boosters who declare that wild nature isn't any extra (or at least no longer a lot worthy worrying about), that human-caused extinction is suitable, and that “novel ecosystems” are an sufficient substitute for common landscapes. With rhetorical fists swinging, the book’s members argue that those “new environmentalists” embrace the hubris of the managerial approach and provide a conservation approach that would fail to guard lifestyles in all its humming, blossoming diversity.
With essays from Eileen Crist, David Ehrenfeld, Dave Foreman, Lisi Krall, Harvey Locke, Curt Meine, Kathleen Dean Moore, Michael Soulé, Terry Tempest Williams and different prime thinkers, Keeping the Wild presents an creation to this significant debate, a critique of the Anthropocene boosters’ assault on conventional conservation, and unapologetic advocacy for wild nature.
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Keeping the Wild: Against the Domestication of Earth by George Wuerthner,Eileen Crist,Tom Butler