Enterprising Nature

Economics, Markets, and Finance in Global Biodiversity Politics
Product Number: EB00684246
Released: Aug 31, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118640531
Publisher: Wiley
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Winner of the 2018 James M. Blaut Award in recognition of innovative scholarship in cultural and political ecology!Enterprising Nature explores the rise of economic rationality in global biodiversity law, policy and science. To view Jessica's animation based on the book's themes please visit <> -Examines disciplinary apparatuses, ecological-economic methodologies, computer models, business alliances, and regulatory conditions creating the conditions in which nature can be produced as enterprising>> -Relates lively, firsthand accounts of global processes at work drawn from multi-site research in Nairobi, Kenya; London, England; and Nagoya, Japan> -Assesses the scientific, technical, geopolitical, economic, and ethical challenges found in attempts to 'enterprise nature'> -Investigates the implications of this 'will to enterprise' for environmental politics and policy> >

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Author(s): Jessica Dempsey
Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Jul 29, 2016