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Author Forkey, Neil Stevens, 1964-
Title Canadians and the natural environment to the twenty-first century / Neil S. Forkey.
Imprint Toronto [Ont.] : University of Toronto Press, [2012]
Saint-Lazare, Quebec : Canadian Electronic Library, 2012.

Series Themes in Canadian history ; 10
Themes in Canadian history ; 10.
Subject Human ecology -- Canada -- History.
Natural resources -- History.
Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Canada -- History.
Environmental policy -- Canada -- History.
Conservation of natural resources -- Canada -- History.
Canada -- Environmental conditions -- History.
Description 1 online resource (157 pages).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-150) and index.
Contents 1 The Classification of Canada's Environments (c. 17th to Early 20th Centuries) -- 2 Natural Resources, Economic Growth, and the Need for Conservation (c. 19th and 20th Centuries) -- 3 Romanticism and the Preservation of Nature (c. 19th and 20th Centuries) -- 4 Environmentalism (c.1950s to 2000s) -- 5 Aboriginal Canadians and Natural Resources: An Overview -- Conclusion.
Summary Canadians and the Natural Environment to the Twenty-First Century provides an accessible synthesis of the most important recent work in the field, making it a truly state-of-the-art contribution to Canadian environmental history.
ISBN 9781442662254 (electronic bk.)
1442662255 (electronic bk.)
9780802090225 (bound)
9780802048967 (pbk.)
OCLC # 806255265
Additional Format Print version: Forkey, Neil S. Canadians and the Natural Environment to the Twenty-First Century. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, ©2000 9780802090225