Scientific uncertainty and the politics of whaling

Heazle, Michael

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  • Creator Michael Heazle
  • Format Books
  • Publication Seattle : University of Washington Press ; Edmonton : Canadian Circumpolar Institute (CCI) Press, [2006] ©2006
  • Physical Details
    • xi, 260 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9780295986050, 0295986050, 9781896445373, 1896445373
  • OCLC ocm64065850

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-252) and index.

Contents

  • Introduction -- The IWC 1949-59 : an exercise in uncertainty becoming certainty -- The Antarctic collapse : uncertainty takes a (brief) holiday -- The worm turns : the IWC's reinterpretation of uncertainty -- Scientific uncertainty and the evolution of the superwhale -- Conclusion
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