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The myth of a wilderness without humans

17 mins | Feb 8, 2021
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What is nature? For over a century, conflicting views of wild nature created a rift between indigenous people and misguided conservationists. In this superb excerpt from Mark Dowie's book "Conservation Refugees: The Hundred-Year Conflict Between Global Conservation and Native Peoples" published in The MIT Press Reader, we take a closer look into the complex debate behind defining what 'wilderness' is.
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