Sacred Species and Sites

20 March 2013 | Downloads - publication

Advances in biocultural conservation
Pungetti, Gloria ; Oviedo, Gonzalo ; Hooke, Della

This book provides new insights into biocultural diversity conservation. It explores sacred landscapes, sites, plants and animals from around the world to demonstrate the links between nature conservation and spiritual beliefs and traditions. Key conceptual topics are connected to case studies, as well as modern and ancient spiritual insights, guiding the reader through the various issues from fundamental theory and beliefs to pratical applications.