10. Cashing in on Cetourism: A Critical Ecological Engagement with Dominant E-NGO Discourses on Whaling, Cetacean Conservation, and Whale Watching

  1. Dan Brockington and
  2. Rosaleen Duffy
  1. Katja Neves

Published Online: 20 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444391442.ch10

Capitalism and Conservation

Capitalism and Conservation

How to Cite

Neves, K. (2011) Cashing in on Cetourism: A Critical Ecological Engagement with Dominant E-NGO Discourses on Whaling, Cetacean Conservation, and Whale Watching, in Capitalism and Conservation (eds D. Brockington and R. Duffy), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444391442.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 26 AUG 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444338348

Online ISBN: 9781444391442

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Keywords:

  • cetourism;
  • human–cetacean relations;
  • transformations, the Azores;
  • whale watching by E-NGOs;
  • whale hunting and whale watching;
  • E-NGOs, Conservation- Cum-Ecobusiness;
  • Marx's metabolic rift;
  • NGO fundraising;
  • continuities and gaps;
  • cetourism, cetacean conservation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Whale Watching and E-NGO Discourse: Conservation-Cum-Ecobusiness

  • Are Whale Hunting and Whale Watching Really Polar Opposites? A Theoretical Framework

  • Continuities and Gaps in the Transition from Whale Hunting to Whale Watching

  • The Ecology of Business and the Business of Ecology: Two Models of Whale-Watching Enterprise

  • Concluding Thoughts

  • Acknowledgements

  • References