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  1. Nature's Place (Routledge Revivals)

    Conservation Sites and Countryside Change

    By Bill Adams

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Nature conservation has become increasingly important in Britain over the last three decades. This title, first published in 1986, deals with the critical issues surrounding nature conservation and wildlife protection. The book is broad in scope, with a focus on the 1981 Wildlife and Countryside...

    To Be Published January 8th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Wasting the Rain (Routledge Revivals)

    Rivers, People and Planning in Africa

    By Bill Adams

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1992, this title offers an experienced and constructive evaluation of the ways in which water resources have been developed in Africa. Adams argues that the best hope of productive development lies in working and engaging with local people and using local knowledge of the...

    To Be Published January 8th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Decolonizing Nature

    Strategies for Conservation in a Post-colonial Era

    By William (Bill) Adams, Martin Mulligan

    British imperialism was almost unparalleled in its historical and geographical reach, leaving a legacy of entrenched social transformation in nations and cultures in every part of the globe. Colonial annexation and government were based on an all-encompassing system that integrated and controlled...

    Published April 27th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Green Development

    Environment and Sustainability in a Developing World, 3rd Edition

    By Bill Adams

    The concept of sustainability lies at the core of the challenge of environment and development and the way governments, business and environmental groups respond to it. Green Development provides a clear and coherent analysis of sustainable development in both theory and practice. This third...

    Published July 30th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Future Nature

    A Vision for Conservation, 2nd Edition

    By William (Bill) Adams

    The countryside is changing faster than ever. Fifty years of conservation achievements in the UK are now being confronted by a new complexion of economic forces that are driving change in the countryside. At the same time new ideas in conservation are altering the role that conservation is being...

    Published April 26th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Against Extinction

    The Story of Conservation

    By William Bill Adams

    'Conservation in the 21st century needs to be different and this book is a good indicator of why' Bulletin of British Ecological Society. Against Extinction tells the history of wildlife conservation from its roots in the 19th century, through the foundation of the Society for the Preservation of...

    Published January 1st 2004 by Routledge

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