Environmental philosophy: from animal rights to radical ecology

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Prentice Hall, 1998 - Nature - 463 pages
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Edited by leading experts in contemporary environmental philosophy, this anthology features the best available selections that cover the full range of positions within this rapidly developing field. Divided into four sections that delve into the vast issues of contemporary Eco-philosophy, the Fourth Edition now includes a section on Continental Environmental Philosophy that explores current topics such as the social construction of nature, and eco-phenomenology. Each section is introduced and edited by a leading philosopher in the field. For professionals with a career within the environmental field including law, politics, conservation, geography, and biology.

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User Review  - Megan - Goodreads

So I only managed to work through maybe half of this, because it's pretty hefty, but from what I saw it seems like a pretty amazing and thorough introduction to the main work being done in environmental philosophy. Read full review

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A rich collection, edited by leading environmental philosophers, includes sections on environmental ethics, deep ecology, ecofeminism, and political ecology. Read full review

Contents

PART ONE ENVIRONMENTAL ETHICS
7
Is There a Need for a New an Environmental Ethic?
17
All Animals Are Equal
26
Copyright

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About the author (1998)

Michael E. Zimmerman is Professor of Philosophy at Tulane University and author of "Heidegger's Confrontation with Modernity" (1990) and "Eclipse of the Self: The Development of Heidegger's Concept of Authenticity" (1981).

J. Baird Callicott is Professor of Philosophy and Religion Studies at the Institute of Applied Sciences, University of North Texas, and author of "In Defense of the Land Ethic: Essays in Environmental Philosophy" (1989).

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