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Bats in the Anthropocene: Conservation of Bats in a Changing World

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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 1 Bats in the Anthropocene
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    Chapter 2 Urbanisation and Its Effects on Bats—A Global Meta-Analysis
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    Chapter 3 Bats and Roads
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    Chapter 4 Responses of tropical bats to habitat fragmentation, logging, and deforestation
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    Chapter 5 Insectivorous Bats and Silviculture: Balancing Timber Production and Bat Conservation
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    Chapter 6 Bats in the Anthropogenic Matrix: Challenges and Opportunities for the Conservation of Chiroptera and Their Ecosystem Services in Agricultural Landscapes
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    Chapter 7 Dark Matters: The Effects of Artificial Lighting on Bats
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    Chapter 8 Bats and Water: Anthropogenic Alterations Threaten Global Bat Populations
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    Chapter 9 White-Nose Syndrome in Bats
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    Chapter 10 Zoonotic Viruses and Conservation of Bats
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    Chapter 11 Impacts of Wind Energy Development on Bats: A Global Perspective
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    Chapter 12 Exploitation of Bats for Bushmeat and Medicine
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    Chapter 13 The Conflict Between Pteropodid Bats and Fruit Growers: Species, Legislation and Mitigation
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    Chapter 14 Bats and Buildings: The Conservation of Synanthropic Bats
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    Chapter 15 Conservation Ecology of Cave Bats
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    Chapter 16 The Roles of Taxonomy and Systematics in Bat Conservation
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    Chapter 17 Networking Networks for Global Bat Conservation
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    Chapter 18 Cute, Creepy, or Crispy—How Values, Attitudes, and Norms Shape Human Behavior Toward Bats
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Chapter title
Exploitation of Bats for Bushmeat and Medicine
Chapter number 12
Book title
Bats in the Anthropocene: Conservation of Bats in a Changing World
Published by
Springer International Publishing, December 2015
DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-25220-9_12
Book ISBNs
978-3-31-925218-6, 978-3-31-925220-9

Tammy Mildenstein, Iroro Tanshi, Paul A. Racey, Mildenstein, Tammy, Tanshi, Iroro, Racey, Paul A.


Christian C. Voigt, Tigga Kingston

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Country Count As %
Unknown 89 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 16 18%
Researcher 15 17%
Student > Ph. D. Student 11 12%
Student > Bachelor 10 11%
Lecturer 3 3%
Other 11 12%
Unknown 23 26%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 22 25%
Environmental Science 19 21%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 6 7%
Veterinary Science and Veterinary Medicine 5 6%
Medicine and Dentistry 3 3%
Other 11 12%
Unknown 23 26%