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dc.contributor.advisorChairperson, Graduate Committee: William Neff.en
dc.contributor.authorDuke, Tyler Norman.en
dc.coverage.spatialUnited Statesen
dc.date.accessioned2013-06-25T18:41:31Z
dc.date.available2013-06-25T18:41:31Z
dc.date.issued2006en
dc.identifier.urihttps://scholarworks.montana.edu/xmlui/handle/1/1205
dc.descriptionDeath of the fishermen is a film that is part of the student's thesis project.en
dc.description.abstractIn the environmental debate there is little middle ground. Many environmental issues become highly polarized, with neither side willing to compromise. Conservation films work as a catalyst fueling the fire. They create plot lines based on good and evil without fleshing out the grey area. Two different philosophies exist on the environment. One, ecocentrism, feels that the environment has value by itself . The other, anthropocentrism, believes that the environment's only value is what it provides humans. Conservation films fail to recognize the later belief. The Endangered Species Act has led to a lot of mistrust of biological information. All of these factors have led to the alienation of user groups and a break down of communication between both sides. The role of conservation films should be to begin the environmental discussion.en
dc.language.isoengen
dc.publisherMontana State University - Bozeman, College of Arts & Architectureen
dc.subject.lcshNature films.en
dc.subject.lcshEnvironmental protection.en
dc.subject.lcshNature conservation.en
dc.subject.lcshEnvironmental policy.en
dc.titleThe role of conservation films within the environmental debate
dc.title.alternativeDeath of the fishermenen
dc.typeThesis
dc.rights.holderCopyright Tyler Norman Duke 2006en
thesis.catalog.ckey1268184en
thesis.degree.committeemembersMembers, Graduate Committee: Dennis Aig; Ronald Tobiasen
thesis.degree.departmentScience and Natural History Filmmaking.en
thesis.degree.genreThesisen
thesis.degree.nameMFAen
thesis.format.extentfirstpage1en
thesis.format.extentlastpage26en
mus.identifier.categoryHumanities, Literature & Arts
mus.identifier.categoryLife Sciences & Earth Sciences
mus.relation.departmentScience and Natural History Filmmaking.en_US
mus.relation.universityMontana State University - Bozemanen_US


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