Environmental philosophy: from animal rights to radical ecology

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Prentice Hall, 2001 - Nature - 486 pages
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For junior/graduate-level courses in Environmental Ethics, Environmental Policy, Environmental Issues, Conservation Biology, Environmental Geography. 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. Conceptually focused and easily manageable, it is divided into four sections that explore the full spectrum of concerns in contemporary Eco-philosophyEnvironmental Ethics, Deep Ecology, Ecofeminism, and Political Ecology. Each section is introduced and edited by a leading philosopher in the field.

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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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User Review  - pansociety - LibraryThing

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


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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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