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Author Lewis, Michael L., 1971-

Title Inventing global ecology : tracking the biodiversity ideal in India, 1947-1997 / Michael L. Lewis
Published Athens : Ohio University Press, 2004
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Description 1 online resource ([x], 305 pages) : illustrations, map
Series Ohio University Press series in ecology and history
Ohio University Press series in ecology and history.
Contents Introduction : tracking elephants -- Ch. 1. Tracking ideas : transnational science -- Ch. 2. The Gateway to India : Salim Ali, S. Dillon Ripley, and the introduction of the new ecology to India -- Ch. 3. Looking for the jungle : U.S. ecologists in India -- Ch. 4. Scientists or spies? : ecology and Cold War suspicion -- Ch. 5. "Modern" ecology comes to India : Madhav Gadgil and the CES -- Ch. 6. Science to save the natural world : the ecology of conservation -- Ch. 7. Indian science for Indian conservation : nationalism and wildlife biology -- Ch. 8. All nature great and small : designing Indian nature preserves -- Epilogue : conservation ecology crossing borders
Notes Originally published: Hyderabad : Orient Longman, 2003
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Animal ecology -- Research -- India.
Biodiversity conservation -- India.
Biodiversity -- Monitoring -- India.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2004002720
ISBN 0821415409 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0821415417 (paperback; alk. paper)
0821441892
9780821415405 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780821415412 (paperback; alk. paper)
9780821441893