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By Zev Naveh, E. Allen, E. Laszlo, M. Antrop

Capitalizing on 40 years of in depth ecological experiences, this anthology offers a set of commonly dispersed significant guides on theoretical and sensible Mediterranean, worldwide environmental and panorama concerns. each one bankruptcy encompasses a finished examine of ecological and panorama concerns, synthesized within the creation, and woven with autobiographical stories. The concluding bankruptcy demands a transdisciplinary shift in all environmental medical fields and especially in panorama and recovery ecology, to deal with the complicated, heavily interwoven ecological, socio-economical, political and cultural crises dealing with human society through the current an important transition from the commercial to the post-industrial, worldwide details age.

Updating and broadening the scope of the groundbreaking Springer publication on panorama thought and purposes by means of the writer and Lieberman (1994), it is a specific transdisciplinary test in response to complicated platforms complexity theories, which hyperlink the typical and human sciences.

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Allen AB and Naveh Z (1996) The limits to ecological and cultural restoration in mediterranean-type landscapes. ) Preservation of Our World in the Wake of Change. Proceedings Sixth International Conference of Israel Society of Ecology and Environment. Quality Sciences. (ISEEQS) Ed. Vol. , pp 775–778. Bakshi T and Naveh Z (eds) (1980) Environmental Education Principles, Methods, and Applications. Plenum Press, New York. Bar-Yosef O (1998) The Natufian culture in the Levant. Threshold to the origins of agriculture.

International Series 230. Oxford. Naveh Z (1988) Multifactorial reconstruction of semiarid Mediterranean landscapes for multipurpose land use. ) The Reconstruction of disturbed Arid Lands. An Ecological Approach. American Association for the Advancement of Sciences. Selected Symposium 109. Westview Press, Inc. Boulder, Colorado, pp 234–256. Naveh Z (1989) The challenges of desert landscape ecology as a transdisciplinary problem-solving oriented science. J. Arid Environment 17:245–253. Naveh Z (1990) Neoth Kedumim – restoration of biblical landscapes in Israel.

These field workshops provided the opportunity to obtain very useful feedback on our restoration work. All the participants expressed their admiration about the unique multifunctional ecological, cultural, educational and historical restoration project of “Neoth Kedumim” in the rocky and desolate Judean Hills, South of Jerusalem, which revived the glory of the natural vegetation and animals, and the reconstructed terraces of vineyards, olive and fruit orchards with their sophisticated irrigation network as in Classical Times.

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