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Main Title Why preserve natural variety? /
Author Norton, Bryan G.
Publisher Princeton University Press,
Year Published 1987
OCLC Number 17640615
ISBN 0691077622; 9780691077628; 069102507X; 9780691025070
Subjects Biodiversity conservation. ; Artenschutz.--(DE-588)4112598-8 ; Biodiversität.--(DE-588)4601495-0 ; Biologie.--(DE-588)4006851-1 ; Naturschutz.--(DE-588)4115348-0 ; Biological diversity conservation
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ESAM  QH75.N67 1987 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 04/30/1993
Collation xiii, 281 pages ; 23 cm.
Notes "Written under the auspices of the Center for Philosophy and Public Policy, University of Maryland"--Opp. title page. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes A rationale for preserving species: an apology and a taxonomy -- pt. A. Demand values and species preservation. Demand values and economic analysis ; The value of ecosystems and the value of species ; Diversity, stability, and autogenic systems ; Amenity values ; A parting look at demand values -- pt. B. Intrinsic value and species preservation. Anthropocentrism ; Nonanthropocentrism I: Intrinsic value and individuals ; Nonanthropocentrism II: Species and ecosystems -- pt. C. Transformative values and species preservation. Transformative values ; A coherent rationale for species preservation -- pt. D. Triage: the priority issue. Formal and substantive priority systems ; Avoiding triage: an alternative approach to the priorities problem.
Place Published Princeton, N.J. :
Corporate Au Added Ent University of Maryland, College Park. Center for Philosophy and Public Policy. ; University of Maryland, College Park. Center for Philosophy and Public Policy.
PUB Date Free Form c1987.
Series Title Traced Studies in moral, political, and legal philosophy
BIB Level m
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LCCN 88124600
Merged OCLC records 20692098; 231895853; 988434986
OCLC Time Stamp 19930422172052
Language ENG
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OCLC Rec Leader 01103cam 2200313 a 45010