A former zoo director explores the checkered history of zoos--from ancient Egypt to the present--and advocates a new kind of institution that emphasizes worldwide conservation projects, landscape immersion, and educational programs.to do so with singular skill. ... Some zoos, notably in Europe, such as London Zoo and Copenhagen Zoo, have employed sraff architects for many decades. The difference at the Bronx was that now the designers were a multidisci- plinaty team , responsible for the exhibits, displays, and interpreration, not just the enclosinganbsp;...
|Title||:||A Different Nature|
|Publisher||:||Univ of California Press - 2001|