Enterprising Nature explores the rise of economic rationality in global biodiversity law, policy and science.
- Examines disciplinary apparatuses, ecological-economic methodologies, computer models, business alliances, and regulatory conditions creating the conditions in which nature can be produced as enterprising
- Relates lively, firsthand accounts of global processes at work drawn from multi-site research in Nairobi, Kenya; London, England; and Nagoya, Japan
- Assesses the scientific, technical, geopolitical, economic, and ethical challenges found in attempts to ‘enterprise nature’
- Investigates the implications of this ‘will to enterprise’ for environmental politics and policy
Keywords: Global biodiversity
Global biodiversity, ecology, ecological conservation, international environmental politics, environmental economics, geopolitics, environmental ethics, biodiversity policy, environmental regulations, conservation biology, ecological sciences