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Value systems are fundamental when it comes to applying scientific knowledge to practice, but also much earlier, when research questions are formulated. The science of landscape ecology should consider and analyse value systems much more carefully. g. the choice of indicators to measure landscape quality. Therefore, we need to develop scientific tools to assess value systems. We must endeavour to learn how values evolve and expand, and what hinders their integration. For instance, differences between urban and rural attitudes can be explained by different value systems.

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