Book 2009

The Vicuña

The Theory and Practice of Community Based Wildlife Management


ISBN: 978-0-387-09475-5 (Print) 978-0-387-09476-2 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-5

    The Philosophy of Sustainable Wildlife Use

  3. Chapter

    Pages 7-20

    The Historical Relationship Between People and the Vicuña

  4. Chapter

    Pages 21-33

    The Vicuña in the Andean Altiplano

  5. Chapter

    Pages 35-48

    Sociality, Foraging and Habitat Use by Vicuña

  6. Chapter

    Pages 49-62

    Animal Welfare and the Sustainable Use of the Vicuña

  7. Chapter

    Pages 63-79

    International Policies and National Legislation Concerning Vicuña Conservation and Exploitation

  8. Chapter

    Pages 81-96

    Local Participation in Vicuña Management

  9. Chapter

    Pages 97-111

    Environmental Education as a Tool in the Sustainable Management of Vicuña in the Altiplano of South America

  10. Chapter

    Pages 113-119

    Lessons for the Future of Sustainable Use of Vicuña

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 121-124