Book 2014

Antarctic Futures

Human Engagement with the Antarctic Environment

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ISBN: 978-94-007-6581-8 (Print) 978-94-007-6582-5 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

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    Pages 1-24

    Setting the Scene: Human Activities, Environmental Impacts and Governance Arrangements in Antarctica

  3. Species and Ecosystems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 25-25

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      Pages 27-60

      Human Impacts to Antarctic Wildlife: Predictions and Speculations for 2060

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      Pages 61-95

      Antarctic Marine Living Resources: ‘The Future is not What it Used to be’

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      Pages 97-112

      Present and Future Conservation Management of Antarctic Baleen Whales

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      Pages 113-137

      Global Movement and Homogenisation of Biota: Challenges to the Environmental Management of Antarctica?

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      Pages 139-161

      Trampling the Antarctic: Consequences of Pedestrian Traffic on Antarctic Soils

    7. Back Matter

      Pages 163-165

  4. Regional Case Studies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 163-163

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      Pages 169-191

      Environmental Assessment and Management Challenges of the Fildes Peninsula Region

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      Pages 193-211

      Historical Developments, Drivers of Change and Future Scenarios for Human Activities on Deception Island

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      Pages 213-227

      Long-Term Monitoring of Human Impacts to the Terrestrial Environment at McMurdo Station

    5. Back Matter

      Pages 167-167

  5. Actors and Sectors

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 229-229

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      Pages 233-252

      Valuing Antarctica: Emerging Views from International Studies

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      Chapter

      Pages 253-271

      Strategic Thinking and the Antarctic Wilderness: Contrasting Alternative Futures

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      Chapter

      Pages 273-286

      Strategic Management and Regulation of Antarctic Tourism

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      Chapter

      Pages 287-306

      Future Challenges in Environmental Management of National Antarctic Programs

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      Pages 307-327

      Strategic Thinking for the Antarctic Environment: The Use of Assessment Tools in Governance

    7. Back Matter

      Pages 329-331

  6. Conclusions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 333-333

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      Chapter

      Pages 335-351

      Conclusion: Multiple Dimensions of Human Engagement with the Antarctic Environment

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 353-360