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Natural Resource Conflicts : From Blood Diamonds to Rainforest Destruction (Hardcover) (Mark Burnett)

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Natural resource and environmental conflicts have long been issues confronting human societies. This case-based examination of a wide range of natural resource disputes exposes readers to many contemporary examples that offer reasons for both hope and concern.

• Provides a "case-based" approach to natural resource conflicts with examples of different scales, including timely cases drawn from the developed and developing world

• Enables readers to reach a broader understanding of the scope of the issues through the variety of topics and cases—one of which is climate change in many of the emerging conflicts

• Presents balanced information regarding each case argued from multiple viewpoints and perspectives, allowing the reader to gain a more balanced and comprehensive sense of the topics

Number of Pages: 2
Genre: Nature
Sub-Genre: Earth Sciences / General, Historical Geography
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Abc-Clio Inc
Author: Mark Burnett
Language: English
Street Date: September 19, 2016
TCIN: 50922217
UPC: 9781610694643
Item Number (DPCI): 248-12-6682
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