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Title Coastal water bodies : nature and culture conflicts in the Mediterranean / edited by Felicita Scapini and Gabriele Ciampi
Published Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 167 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1. Mediterranean Coastal Areas at Risk Between Conservation and Development / Felicita Scapini -- 2. Wetland Socioeconomy: The Case of Lake Maryut (Egypt) / Mahmoud A. Hassaan -- 3. Integration of the Gender Dimension into Socioeconomics Analysis / Lucia Fanini -- 4. Environmental Conflicts and Conflict Management: Some Lessons from the WADI Experience at EI Hondo Nature Park (South-Eastern Spain) / Carlos Martin-Cantarino -- 5. Soil Salinisation in the Grosseto Plain (Maremma, Italy): An Environmental and Socio-Economic Analysis of the Impact on the Agro-Ecosystem / Stefano Cecchi -- 6. Evolution, Impacts and Management of the Wetlands of the Grosseto Plain, Italy / Lorenzo Chelazzi -- 7. Ombrone Delta and the Two Chief Systems of the World Today: Environmentalist and Economicist / Gabriele Ciampi
Summary Addressing the links between science and the real world with a sound scientific baseline, Coastal Water Bodies targets researchers of various disciplines whose interest lies in the integrated sustainable management of coastal water bodies. The main topic of this book is not the ecology according to its accepted meaning, but rather the 'places and people' concerned -- the coastal zones of the Mediterranean that are rich in ecological value and the local people who survive thanks to these environmental resources. Integration is the joint consideration of different aspects of water uses and value
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Coastal zone management -- Mediterranean Region.
Environmental protection -- Mediterranean Region.
Form Electronic book
Author Scapini, Felicita.
Ciampi, Gabriele.
LC no. 2010926224
ISBN 9048188547
9789048188543
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(hbk.)