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Japan's Whaling Problem

History

    2007

Why is Japan continuing JARPA?

    History

    Research

    Economics

    Diverting Attention

    Japanese Pride

Backlash

    The US

    Australia

    Australian Citizens

    Japanese Citizens

   Sea Shepherd

Conclusion

What You Can Do to Help

 

References & Links


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Japan's Whaling Problem

Refrences & Links

Useful Links

Greenpeace - Greenpeace is an environmental organization dedicated to serving many environmental causes throughout the world.

Sea Shepherd Conservation Society - Sea Shepherd Conservation Society is an organization dedicated to the protection of marine species and environments.

International Whaling Commission - An international organization founded to maintain whale populations as well as regulate prices on whale based products.

International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources - An international organization founded to recognize species in danger.

Japan Whaling Association - a Japanese organization with the aim of promoting sustainable whaling.

Further Reading

Japan's whaling plan under scrutiny - by Nicholas J. Gales, Toshio Kasuya, et. al.

Needless whale slaughter in the name of science - by the World Wild Life Fund

The Forces that Drive Japanese Whaling - by Chris Hogg reporting for the BBC news

Why Japan's Whale Hunt Continues - by Toko Sekiguchi reporting for Time Magazine

Japan Pushes Whale Meat Revival - By Jonathan Head reporting for the BBC

Works Cited

Allard, Evan T. "Japanese Citizens Demand End to Japan's Whaling Atrocities." CDNN 4 Jan. 2008. <http://www.cdnn.info/news/eco/e080104.html>. 

"BBC Special Reports - Great Whales." BBC. <http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/shared/spl/hi/guides/456900/456973/html/nn9page1.stm>. 

Gales, Nicholas J., Phillip J. Clapham, Toshio Kasuya,  and Robert L. Brownell. "Japan's Whaling Plan Under Scrutiny." Nature (2005). <http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v435/n7044/full/435883a.html>. 

Head, Jonathan. "Japan Pushes Whale Meat Revival." BBC 19 June 2005. <http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/4106688.stm>. 

Hogg, Chris. "The Forces That Drive Japanese Whaling." BBC 15 June 2006. <http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/5080508.stm>. 

Japan. Japan Whaling Association. Q&A. <http://www.whaling.jp/english/qa.html>. 

Needless Whale Slaughter in the Name of Science. World Wildlife Fund. 2005. <http://www.wwf.org.uk/news/n_0000001617.asp>. 

Sekiguchi, Toko. "Why Japan's Whale Hunt Continues." Time Magazine (2007). <http://www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,1686486,00.html>. 

Squires, Nick. "'We'D Deploy Military to Stop Japan Whaling'" Telegraph 15 Nov. 2007. <http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/main.jhtml?xml=/earth/2007/11/15/eawhale115.xml>. 

"US Joins Critics of Japan Whaling." BBC 19 Nov. 2007. <http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7101829.stm>. 


Last updated:  5/7/2008

 


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