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" The evolution of a land ethic is an intellectual as well as emotional process. Conservation is paved with good intentions which prove to be futile, or even dangerous, because they are devoid of critical understanding either of the land, or of economic... "
Aldo Leopold and the Ecological Conscience - Page xi
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The Norton Book of Nature Writing

Robert Finch, John Elder - Natural history. - 1990 - 921 pages
...Moses wrote a tentative summary of it for a "seminar." I say tentative because evolution never stops. The evolution of a land ethic is an intellectual as...critical understanding either of the land, or of economic land-use. I think it is a truism that as the ethical frontier advances from the individual to the community,...
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Thinking Like a Mountain: Aldo Leopold and the Evolution of an Ecological ...

Susan L. Flader - Nature - 1994 - 320 pages
..."Conservation is paved with good intentions which prove to be futile, or even dangerous," he warned, "because they are devoid of critical understanding...individual to the community, its intellectual content increases."5 Ecological understanding and ethical attitudes, moreover, would have to continue to evolve...
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Law and the Environment: A Multidisciplinary Reader

Robert V. Percival, Dorothy C. Alevizatos - Law - 1997 - 439 pages
...preserve the integrity, stability, and beauty of the biotic community. It is wrong when it tends otherwise The evolution of a land ethic is an intellectual as...critical understanding either of the land, or of economic land-use. I think it is a truism that as the ethical frontier advances from the individual to the community,...
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Thinking Through the Environment: A Reader

Mark J. Smith - Nature - 1999 - 435 pages
...Moses wrote a tentative summary of it for a 'seminar.' I say tentative because evolution never stops. The evolution of a land ethic is an intellectual as...critical understanding either of the land, or of economic land-use. I think it is a truism that as the ethical frontier advances from the individual to the community,...
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Shaping the Sierra: Nature, Culture, and Conflict in the Changing West

Timothy P. Duane - Nature - 1999 - 623 pages
...values that should guide individual action is necessary in order to implement the land ethic. He states: "I have purposely presented the land ethic as a product...critical understanding either of the land, or of economic landuse. I think it is a truism that as the ethical frontier advances from the individual to the community,...
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Environmental Ethics and Forestry: A Reader

Peter C. List - Nature - 2000 - 364 pages
...Moses wrote a tentative summary of it for a "seminar." I say tentative because evolution never stops. The evolution of a land ethic is an intellectual as...critical understanding either of the land, or of economic land-use. I think it is a truism that as the ethical frontier advances from the individual to the community,...
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Applied Ethics: Critical Concepts in Philosophy, Volume 4

Ruth F. Chadwick, Doris Schroeder - Applied ethics - 2002 - 363 pages
...Moses wrote a tentative summary of it for a 'seminar.' I say tentative because evolution never stops. The evolution of a land ethic is an intellectual as...critical understanding either of the land, or of economic land-use. I think it is a truism that as the ethical frontier advances from the individual to the community,...
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Nature Writing: The Tradition in English

Robert Finch, John Elder - Nature - 2002 - 1152 pages
...Moses wrote a tentative summary of it for a "seminar." I say tentative because evolution never stops. ? < < < >@ land-use. I think it is a truism that as the ethical frontier advances from the individual to the community,...
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Environmentalism: Critical Concepts, Volume 1

David Pepper, Frank Webster, George Revill - Environmentalism - 2003 - 456 pages
...Moses wrote a tentative summary of it for a 'seminar.' I say tentative because evolution never stops. The evolution of a land ethic is an intellectual as...critical understanding either of the land, or of economic land-use. I think it is a truism that as the ethical frontier advances from the individual to the community,...
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Reconstructing Conservation: Finding Common Ground

Ben A. Minteer, Robert E. Manning - Business & Economics - 2003 - 417 pages
...would not suffice. To do that, conservation required a solid grounding in ecology and economics: when "devoid of critical understanding either of the land, or of economic land use," 24 conservation could be "futile, or even dangerous." Conservation also required "an internal change...
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