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Defining social acceptability in ecosystem management: a workshop proceedings; 1992 June 23-25; Kelso, WA.Author(s): Mark W. Brunson; Linda E. Kruger; Catherine B. Tyler; Susan A. Schroeder
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-369. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 142 p
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Pacific Northwest Research Station
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DescriptionThis compendium of papers was developed in response to the assumption that implementing an ecological approach to forest management requires an understanding of socially acceptable forestrywhat it is and the implications of doing it. The papers in this collection bring to bear perspectives from a variety of social science disciplines and question whether the focus on social acceptability is an appropriate and useful one.
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CitationBrunson, Mark W.; Kruger, Linda E.; Tyler, Catherine B.; Schroeder, Susan A., tech. eds. 1996. Defining social acceptability in ecosystem management: a workshop proceedings; 1992 June 23-25; Kelso, WA. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-369. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 142 p
KeywordsEcosystem management, social acceptability, environmental ethics, social values, landscape aesthetics, public participation
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