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Title Priorities for the conservation of mammalian diversity : has the panda had its day? / edited by Abigail Entwistle and Nigel Dunstone.
Imprint Cambridge, U.K. ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 2000.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  QL703 .P75 2000    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  QL703 .P75 2000    AVAILABLE  
Series Conservation biology ; 3.
Conservation biology series (Cambridge, England) ; 3.
Subject Mammals.
Wildlife conservation.
Biodiversity.
Alt Name Entwistle, Abigail, 1970-
Dunstone, N. (Nigel)
Description xvi, 455 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references p.[389]-436) and index.
Contents Mammal conservation: current contexts and opportunities / Abigail C. Entwistle, Simon Mickleburgh & Nigel Dunstone -- Ecological roles of mammals: the case of seed dispersal / Ellen Andresen -- Patterns and processes in contemporary mammalian extinction / Georgina M. Mace & Andrew Balmford -- Charismatic megafauna as "flagship species" / Nigel Leader-Williams & Holly T. Dublin -- Assessing large "flagship species" for representing the diversity of sub-Saharan mammals / Paul H. Williams, Neil Burgess & Carsten Rahbek -- Abundance/mass relationships as a quantified basis for establishing mammal conservation priorities / Stephen Harris ... [et al.] -- Small mammals and the conservation agenda / Abigail C. Entwistle & Peter J. Stephenson -- Rare mammals, research and realpolitik: priorities for biodiversity and ecology? / Paul W. Bright & Patrick A. Morris -- Does legislation conserve and does research drive policy? The case of bats in the UK / Paul A. Racey -- British mammals: is there a radical future? / David W. MacDonald, Georgina M. Mace & Steve Rushton -- Conservation of large mammals in Africa. What lessons and challenges for the future? / Philip Muruthi ... [et al.] -- Which mammals benefit from protection in East Africa? / Tim M. Caro, Marcel Rejmánek & Neil Pelkey -- The role of transfrontier conservation areas in southern Africa in the conservation of mammalian biodiversity / John Hanks -- Tourism and protected areas: distorting conservation priorities towards charismatic megafauna? / Harold J. Goodwin & Nigel Leader-Williams -- Integrating hunting and protected areas in the Amazon / Richard E. Bodmer -- Priorities for captive breeding: which mammals should board the ark? / Andrew Balmford -- A recipe for species conservation: multidisciplinary ingredients / Anna T.C. Feistner & Jeremy J.C. Mallinson -- What has the panda taught us? / Lu Zhi ... [et al.] -- Never say die: fighting species extinction / Kathy Mackinnon -- Practical approaches for including mammals in biodiversity conservation / Jeffrey A. McNeely -- Future priorities for mammalian conservation / Abigail C. Entwistle & Nigel Dunstone.
ISBN 0521772796 (hardback)
0521775361 (paperback)
OCLC # 42682803
Table of Contents
 List of contributors 
 Foreword Earl of Cranbrook 
 Preface 
 Acknowledgements 
 1Mammal conservation: current contexts and opportunities / Abigail C. Entwistle, Simon Mickleburgh, Nigel Dunstone1
Pt. 1Justifying the conservation of mammals 
 2Ecological roles of mammals: the case of seed dispersal / Ellen Andresen11
 3Patterns and processes in contemporary mammalian extinction / Georgina M. Mace, Andrew Balmford27
 4Charismatic megafauna as 'flagship species' / Nigel Leader-Williams, Holly T. Dublin53
Pt. 2Setting priorities for mammalian conservation 
 5Assessing large 'flagship species' for representing the diversity of sub-Saharan mammals / Paul H. Williams, Neil Burgess, Carsten Rahbek85
 6Abundance/mass relationships as a quantified basis for establishing mammal conservation priorities [et al.] / Stephen Harris, Graeme McLaren, Mary Morris101
 7Small mammals and the conservation agenda / Abigail C. Entwistle, Peter J. Stephenson119
 8Rare mammals, research and realpolitik: priorities for biodiversity and ecology? / Paul W. Bright, Patrick A. Morris141
Pt. 3Conservation approaches for mammalian species and diversity 
 9Does legislation conserve and does research drive policy? The case of bats in the UK / Paul A. Racey159
 10British mammals: is there a radical future? / David W. Macdonald, Georgina M. Mace, Steve Rushton175
 11Conservation of large mammals in Africa. What lessons and challenges for the future? [et al.] / Philip Muruthi, Mark Stanley Price, Pritpal Soorae207
 12Which mammals benefit from protection in East Africa? / Tim M. Caro, Marcel Rejmanek, Neil Pelkey221
 13The role of Transfrontier Conservation Area in southern Africa in the conservation of mammalian biodiversity / John Hanks239
 14Tourism and protected areas - distorting conservation priorities towards charismatic megafauna? / Harold J. Goodwin, Nigel Leader-Williams257
 15Integrating hunting and protected areas in the Amazon / Richard E. Bodmer277
 16Priorities for captive breeding - which mammals should board the ark? / Andrew Balmford291
 17A recipe for species conservation: multidisciplinary ingredients / Anna T. C. Feistner, Jeremy J. C. Mallinson309
 18What has the panda taught us? [et al.] / Lu Zhi, Pan Wenshi, Zhu Xiaojian325
 19Never say die: fighting species extinction / Kathy Mackinnon335
 20Practical approaches for including mammals is biodiversity conservation / Jeffrey A. McNeely355
 21Future priorities for mammalian conservation / Abigail C. Entwistle, Nigel Dunstone369
 References389
 Index437