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After the Ark?: Environmental Policy-Making and the Zoo

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By: Nicole Mazur

262 pages, B/w photos, figs, tabs

Melbourne University Press

Paperback | Dec 2001 | #121921 | ISBN: 0522849474
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About this book

Traces the evolution of zoos from the private menageries of the ancient world to the large organisations of today. Addresses how well modern zoos are fulfilling their stated aims of conservation, education, research and recreation.


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Biography

Nicole Mazur wrote this book while a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Urban Research Program at the Research School of Social Sciences, Australian National University.

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