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Olusegun Steven Samuel and Ademola Kazeem Fayemi

fundamental question of how defensible such a version of African ethical theory is and understand how such framing can enable us (humans) to deal with environmental concerns such as biodiversity loss. Though Metz's primary motivation in constructing MR is

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Tuuli Lähdesmäki, Sigrid Kaasik-Krogerus, and Katja Mäkinen

, interconnected in various ways. Nature, Environment, and Biodiversity Natural heritage is discussed in the data from the very beginning. In the 1970s, this discussion mainly focused on a perceived need to protect specific biotypes such as seas, forests, or

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Brand of Brothers?

The Humboldt Forum and the Myths of Innocence

Jonathan Bach

. 25 Humboldt Forum, Labor: Das Humboldt Labor. Wissenschaften in Bewegung (Berlin, 2017), 9. 26 The exhibit, “Swarm Intelligence and Biodiversity: The Interactive Shoal of Fish” is a central part of the inaugural exhibition entitled “After Nature

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Timo Pankakoski and Antto Vihma

fragmentation, for example, in international trade law, 6 global environmental governance, 7 the climate regime, 8 the biodiversity regime, 9 and the World Health Organization. 10 It is no coincidence that the focus on fragmentation in legal science emerged

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Conservation-Induced Resettlement

The Case of the Baka of Southeast Cameroon—A Variation on the Habitual Mobility–Immobility Nexus

Harrison Esam Awuh

:// (accessed 15 March, 2013). 8 Michael Cernea and Kai Schmidt-Soltau, “Biodiversity Conservation versus Population Resettlement: Risks to Nature and Risks to People” (paper presented at the International Conference on Rural Livelihoods, Forests

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Like a Tumbleweed in Eden

The Diasporic Lives of Concepts

Banu Subramaniam

just not worked. In contrast, new arrivals can often help an ecosystem rather than only hurt it; alien species have often increased biodiversity. Thus, the anti-invasive species campaigns mischaracterize native/alien. Most Americans do not realize many

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Larissa Juip, Geuntae Park, Jill Haley, Joanna Cobley, Kristin D. Hussey, Eric J. Dorfman, and Ken Arnold

natural history museums in the United States alone. These are of critical importance, providing evidence for ecological change, biodiversity, genetic relationships, pollution and many other topics, some of which have not yet been developed. Working with

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Cultural Heritages and Their Transmission

Elizabeth C. Macknight

.), Reconnecting Natural and Cultural Capital: Contributions from Science and Policy (Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union, 2018); Marjatta Sihvonen, “Biodiversity, Cultural Heritage, and Science Communication: How to Spread the Message of

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Forced Immobility

Undocumented Migrants, Boats, Brussels, and Islands

Godfrey Baldacchino

Sciberras, Arnold Sciberras and Luca Pisani, “Updated Checklist of Flora of the Satellite Islets surrounding the Maltese Archipelago,” Biodiversity Journal 3, no. 4 (2012): 385–396,

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Ezekiel S. Mkhwanazi

environment and bio-diversity, hostage taking of the young generation as cannon fodder for warlords, the decimation of whole populations by pandemics, the stranglehold of the republican army, the giving away and eradication of age-old cultures and distinct