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1

What is Deep Ecology?

A belief that humans should treat nature as something with an inherent value

2

What is Cornucopian attitudes?

The belief that the worlds natural and human rescources are unless and that there is no need for comservation

3

What are communalist values?

Environmental philosophy based on simple living and self sustainability

4

When did the term environmental management first begin to be used?

1970,s

5

What is Environmental management about?

Not just the environment but also human interaction with the environmental

6

What is conflict of Interest?

People or organisations disagree due to personal interests

7

What is conflict of value?

Conflict based on long standing beliefs

8

According to cloke what is Environmentalism?

Social and political movement aimed at improving the relationship between humans and their environment

9

What is an example of Environmental concern from before the 1970,s?

London Smog 17th C

10

What are the main 5 reasons for the resurge of environmentalism?

Global scale, Pace of Change, Persistance, Thresholds, Uncertainty

11

What was the romantic period?

A period where natural beauty helped to drive on nature