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Psychology of Environmental Law$
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Arden Rowell and Kenworthey Bilz

Print publication date: 2021

Print ISBN-13: 9781479812301

Published to NYU Press Scholarship Online: September 2021

DOI: 10.18574/nyu/9781479812301.001.0001

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The Psychology of Ecosystem Management

The Psychology of Ecosystem Management

Chapter:
(p.180) 7 The Psychology of Ecosystem Management
Source:
Psychology of Environmental Law
Author(s):

Arden Rowell

Kenworthey Bilz

Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:10.18574/nyu/9781479812301.003.0008

Ecosystems have many potential uses and values, and law and policy can affect ecological systems in extraordinarily diverse ways. This chapter argues that psychology can be helpful in generating legal strategies for more effectively managing ecosystems and natural resources. To that end, the chapter specifically addresses the operation—and psychological vulnerabilities—of influential decision-making frameworks within environmental law: the sustainability framework, the precautionary principle, and cost-benefit analysis.

Keywords:   ecosystem management, natural resources, sustainability, precautionary principle, cost-benefit analysis

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