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Ivory : power and poaching in Africa / Keith Somerville.

Author:
Somerville, Keith [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[London: Hurst & Company, 2016, New York, NY: Distributed in the United States, Canada and Latin Amercia by Oxford University Press, , ©2016]
Description:
xvii, 390 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-371) and index.
Contents:
Introduction -- 1. Africa and ivory : an ancient but bloody and brutal trade -- 2. The nineteenth century : one hundred years of exploitation and extermination -- 3. The ivory trade and criminalisation of African hunters under colonial rule -- 4. Conservation, corruption, crime and conflict in East Africa -- 5. The killing fields of Central and Southern Africa -- 6. The CITES saga -- 7. Resurgent poaching : soaring Chinese demand and developing insurgency discourse -- 8. Conclusion.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781849046763
  • 184904676X
OCLC:
950450616
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