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Document Type(s):Book
Book Title:Ecologies of the Heart: Emotion, Belief and the Environment
Author(s):Anderson, E. N
Publisher Name:Oxford University Press
Place of Publication:New York, N.Y.
Date of Publication:1996
Annotation:Written from a Humean point of view, Anderson looks for common themes between resource management and a variety of cultural practices. Using the example of religious sanctions as a method of conservation and resource management, Anderson explores the idea of ecological management in religious terms. He examines the relationship of traditional knowledge and Western science through topics such as: feng-shui, Chinese nutritional therapy, traditional resource management, and Mayan agriculture.
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