Sacred Species and Sites: Advances in Biocultural Conservation
Pungetti, Gloria; Oviedo, Gonzalo; Hooke, Della (eds.)2012
The book provides a new account of sacred species and sites in the conservation of biocultural diversity. Case studies including sacred landscapes, sites, plants and animals from around the world to demonstrate the links between nature conservation and natural, cultural and spiritual values are explored. Combines ideas from researchers, practitioners and spiritual leaders across different disciplines and organizations, facilitating interdisciplinary dialogue on conservation issues. Provides guidelines for future research offering suggestions for better integration of these values into policy, planning and management.
Pungetti, Gloria; Oviedo, Gonzalo; Hooke, Della (eds.). Sacred Species and Sites: Advances in Biocultural Conservation. Cambridge University Press, 2012. ISBN: 978-0-521-12575-8.