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The Resource Tigers of the world : the science, politics, and conservation of Panthera tigris, edited by Ronald Tilson and Philip J. Nyhus

Tigers of the world : the science, politics, and conservation of Panthera tigris, edited by Ronald Tilson and Philip J. Nyhus

Label
Tigers of the world : the science, politics, and conservation of Panthera tigris
Title
Tigers of the world
Title remainder
the science, politics, and conservation of Panthera tigris
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ronald Tilson and Philip J. Nyhus
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
639.97/9756
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-2013
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tilson, Ronald L.
  • Nyhus, Philip J
Series statement
Noyes series in animal behavior, ecology, conservation, and management
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tiger
  • Tiger
  • Tiger
  • Wild animal trade
  • Rare mammals
  • Wildlife conservation
  • Wildlife management
  • Mammal populations
  • Captive wild animals
  • Human-animal relationships
Label
Tigers of the world : the science, politics, and conservation of Panthera tigris, edited by Ronald Tilson and Philip J. Nyhus
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First ed. published as: Tigers of the world : the biology, biopolitics, management, and conservation of an endangered species / edited by Ronald L. Tilson, Ulysses S. Seal. Park Ridge, N.J. : Noyes Publications, ©1987
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fifty years in the tiger world : an introduction / Peter Jackson -- What is a tiger? : ecology and behavior / Mel Sunquist -- What is a tiger? : genetics and phylogeography / Shu-Jin Luo [and others] -- What is a tiger? : biogeography, morphology, and taxonomy / Andrew C. Kitchener and Nobuyuki Yamaguchi -- Will the tiger survive in India? / Belinda Wright -- Poaching and poisoning of tigers in Sumatra for the domestic market / Ronald Tilson [and others] -- Partnering to stop poaching : developing cross-sector strategic responses to wildlife poaching / Steven Galster, William Schaedla, and Tim Redford -- Panthera tigris vs Homo sapiens : conflict, coexistence, or extinction / Philip J. Nyhus and Ronald Tilson -- Setting priorities for tiger conservation : 2005-2015 / Eric W. Sanderson [and others] -- The Terai Arc Landscape : a tiger conservation success story in a human-dominated landscape / Eric Wikramanayake [and others] -- Collaboration and partnerships are essential to sustain wild tiger populations / Kae Kawanishi and John Seidensticker -- The Cat Specialist Group and tigers / Peter Jackson, Urs Breitenmoser, and Christine Breitenmoser-Würsten -- Save the Tiger Fund's grant-making strategy for recovering wild tiger populations / Brian Gratwicke, Mahendra Shrestha, and John Seidensticker -- Rhinoceros and Tiger Conservation Fund / Fred Bagley -- Why keep tigers in zoos? / Sarah Christie -- History and function of US sanctuaries / Tammy Quist Thies -- Thirteen thousand and counting : how growing captive tiger populations threaten wild tigers / Philip J. Nyhus, Ronald Tilson, and Michael Hutchins -- Non-invasive survey methods for assessing tiger populations / K. Ullas Karanth and James D. Nichols -- Tiger telemetry / John Goodrich and Dale G. Miquelle -- Scent-matching dogs : a new tool for identifying wild tigers / Linda L. Kerley and Galina P. Salkina -- The science and art of managing tigers in captivity / Kathy Traylor-Holzer -- How many wild tigers are there? : an estimate for 2008 / John Seidensticker, Brian Gratwicke, and Mahendra Shrestha -- This heaven and this earth : will India keep its promise to Panthera tigris? / Bittu Sahgal and Jennifer Scarlott -- Status and conservation of tigers in the Indian subcontinent / A.J.T. Johnsingh, Bivash Pandav, and M.D. Madhusudan -- Securing the future for Nepal's tigers : lessons from the past and present / James L. David Smith [and others] -- Tigers of the Sundarbans / Tessa McGregor -- Tigers and people in the Malay world : four centuries of confrontation and coexistence in comparative Asian perspective / Peter Boomgaard -- Costs and benefits of sustaining wild tigers in Cambodia : a strategic economic perspective / Peter Cutter and Sun Hean -- The Malayan tiger / Kae Kawanishi [and others] -- The biology and politics of Sumatran tigers : crash of the conservation Garuda / Ronald Tilson and Philip J. Nyhus -- The claws of a dilemma : can big business contribute to tiger conservation in Indonesia? / Tom Maddox -- Science-based conservation Amur tigers in the Russian Far East and northeast China / Dale G. Miquelle [and others] -- Tiger education in the Primorsky region of Russia / Irina Belim -- King of the hundred beasts : a long view of tigers in southern China / Chris Coggins -- Yin and yang of tiger conservation in China / Ronald Tilson, Philip J. Nyhus, and Jeff R. Muntifering -- Tiger restoration and biodiversity refugia in Asia : 'picking up' the pieces / Jeff R. Muntifering [and others] -- The struggle to save the last South China tigers / Kathy Traylor-Holzer, Xie Zhong, and Yin Yuzhong -- Tiger farms and pharmacies : the central importance of China's trade policy for tiger conservation / Kristin Nowell -- Tigers, economics, and the regulation of trade / Michael 't Sas-Rolfes -- Roads to recovery or catastrophic loss : how will the next decade end for wild tigers? / Eric Wikramanayake [and others] -- The next 20 years of tiger science, politics, and conservation / Philip J. Nyhus and Ronald Tilson
Control code
ocn663975008
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 524 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780080947518
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)663975008
Label
Tigers of the world : the science, politics, and conservation of Panthera tigris, edited by Ronald Tilson and Philip J. Nyhus
Publication
Note
First ed. published as: Tigers of the world : the biology, biopolitics, management, and conservation of an endangered species / edited by Ronald L. Tilson, Ulysses S. Seal. Park Ridge, N.J. : Noyes Publications, ©1987
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fifty years in the tiger world : an introduction / Peter Jackson -- What is a tiger? : ecology and behavior / Mel Sunquist -- What is a tiger? : genetics and phylogeography / Shu-Jin Luo [and others] -- What is a tiger? : biogeography, morphology, and taxonomy / Andrew C. Kitchener and Nobuyuki Yamaguchi -- Will the tiger survive in India? / Belinda Wright -- Poaching and poisoning of tigers in Sumatra for the domestic market / Ronald Tilson [and others] -- Partnering to stop poaching : developing cross-sector strategic responses to wildlife poaching / Steven Galster, William Schaedla, and Tim Redford -- Panthera tigris vs Homo sapiens : conflict, coexistence, or extinction / Philip J. Nyhus and Ronald Tilson -- Setting priorities for tiger conservation : 2005-2015 / Eric W. Sanderson [and others] -- The Terai Arc Landscape : a tiger conservation success story in a human-dominated landscape / Eric Wikramanayake [and others] -- Collaboration and partnerships are essential to sustain wild tiger populations / Kae Kawanishi and John Seidensticker -- The Cat Specialist Group and tigers / Peter Jackson, Urs Breitenmoser, and Christine Breitenmoser-Würsten -- Save the Tiger Fund's grant-making strategy for recovering wild tiger populations / Brian Gratwicke, Mahendra Shrestha, and John Seidensticker -- Rhinoceros and Tiger Conservation Fund / Fred Bagley -- Why keep tigers in zoos? / Sarah Christie -- History and function of US sanctuaries / Tammy Quist Thies -- Thirteen thousand and counting : how growing captive tiger populations threaten wild tigers / Philip J. Nyhus, Ronald Tilson, and Michael Hutchins -- Non-invasive survey methods for assessing tiger populations / K. Ullas Karanth and James D. Nichols -- Tiger telemetry / John Goodrich and Dale G. Miquelle -- Scent-matching dogs : a new tool for identifying wild tigers / Linda L. Kerley and Galina P. Salkina -- The science and art of managing tigers in captivity / Kathy Traylor-Holzer -- How many wild tigers are there? : an estimate for 2008 / John Seidensticker, Brian Gratwicke, and Mahendra Shrestha -- This heaven and this earth : will India keep its promise to Panthera tigris? / Bittu Sahgal and Jennifer Scarlott -- Status and conservation of tigers in the Indian subcontinent / A.J.T. Johnsingh, Bivash Pandav, and M.D. Madhusudan -- Securing the future for Nepal's tigers : lessons from the past and present / James L. David Smith [and others] -- Tigers of the Sundarbans / Tessa McGregor -- Tigers and people in the Malay world : four centuries of confrontation and coexistence in comparative Asian perspective / Peter Boomgaard -- Costs and benefits of sustaining wild tigers in Cambodia : a strategic economic perspective / Peter Cutter and Sun Hean -- The Malayan tiger / Kae Kawanishi [and others] -- The biology and politics of Sumatran tigers : crash of the conservation Garuda / Ronald Tilson and Philip J. Nyhus -- The claws of a dilemma : can big business contribute to tiger conservation in Indonesia? / Tom Maddox -- Science-based conservation Amur tigers in the Russian Far East and northeast China / Dale G. Miquelle [and others] -- Tiger education in the Primorsky region of Russia / Irina Belim -- King of the hundred beasts : a long view of tigers in southern China / Chris Coggins -- Yin and yang of tiger conservation in China / Ronald Tilson, Philip J. Nyhus, and Jeff R. Muntifering -- Tiger restoration and biodiversity refugia in Asia : 'picking up' the pieces / Jeff R. Muntifering [and others] -- The struggle to save the last South China tigers / Kathy Traylor-Holzer, Xie Zhong, and Yin Yuzhong -- Tiger farms and pharmacies : the central importance of China's trade policy for tiger conservation / Kristin Nowell -- Tigers, economics, and the regulation of trade / Michael 't Sas-Rolfes -- Roads to recovery or catastrophic loss : how will the next decade end for wild tigers? / Eric Wikramanayake [and others] -- The next 20 years of tiger science, politics, and conservation / Philip J. Nyhus and Ronald Tilson
Control code
ocn663975008
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 524 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780080947518
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)663975008

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