Moral dimensions of human-wildlife conflict

Publication and Source

Lute, M., Navarrete, C.D., Nelson, M.P. & Gore, M.L. (2016). Moral dimensions of human-wildlife conflict. Conservation Biology. 

Short Description

This article presents research on what influences wolf stakeholders' values and behaviors. The authors aimed to address the usefulness of the intrinsic value of wolves in identifying people's emotions toward the animal. The study found links between intrinsic values, emotions and cognitions, and behavior. This information may be useful in informing interventions through use of agreement over intrinsic values.