Publisher description for Biodiversity conservation, law, and livelihoods : bridging the north-south divide / edited by Michael I. Jeffery, Jeremy Firestone, Karen Bubna-Litic.

Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog

Information from electronic data provided by the publisher. May be incomplete or contain other coding.

This book presents a global perspective on biodiversity conservation and the maintenance of sustainable cultures. Contributions have been collected from scholars in every region of the world, and addresses issues from the international, regional, country-specific perspectives. Themes covered include the history and major government structures in this area; prerequisites to biodiversity conservation; biosecurity; and access to and sharing of benefits from components of biodiversity and their economic value.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Biodiversity conservation -- Law and legislation.
North and south.