Environmental Ethics (Innbundet)

The Big Questions

Serie: Philosophy: The Big Questions 

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Innbinding: Innbundet
Utgivelsesår: 2010
Antall sider: 600
Forlag: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Språk: Engelsk
Serie: Philosophy: The Big Questions
ISBN/EAN: 9781405176392
Omtale: Environmental Ethics
Through a series of multidisciplinary readings, Environmental Ethics: The Big Questions contextualizes environmental ethics within the history of Western intellectual tradition and traces the development of theory since the 1970s. Includes an extended introduction that provides an historical and thematic introduction to the field of environmental ethics Features a selection of brief original essays on why to study environmental ethics by leaders in the field Contextualizes environmental ethics within the history of the Western intellectual tradition by exploring anthropocentric (human-centered) and nonanthropocentric precedents Offers an interdisciplinary approach to the field by featuring seminal work from eminent philosophers, biologists, ecologists, historians, economists, sociologists, anthropologists, nature writers, business writers, and others Designed to be used with a web-site which contains a continuously updated archive of case studies: http://environmentalethics.info/

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