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A companion to environmental philosophy

Author: Dale Jamieson
Publisher: [Malden, Mass.] : Blackwell Pub., [2007]
Series: Blackwell companions to philosophy.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of 36 original articles by international scholars explores the cultural traditions that gave rise to environmental philosophy and brings environmental philosophy into conversation  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dale Jamieson
ISBN: 9781405106597 140510659X
OCLC Number: 213371858
Notes: Title from e-book home page (publisher website, viewed Mar. 13, 2008).
Published on the Blackwell Reference Online website.
Description: 1 electronic text : html.
Details: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Contents: List of Contributors.Introduction.Part I: Cultural Traditions:1. Indigenous Traditions: Laurie Anne Whitt , Mere Roberts, Waerete Norman, And Vicki Greives(Michigan Technological University).2.Classical China: Karyn Lai (University Of New South Wales).3.Classical India: O. P. Dwivedi (University Of Guelph).4. Jainism And Buddhism: Christopher Key Chapple (Loyola Marymount University).5. The Classical Greek Tradition: Gabriella Carone (University Of Colorado At Boulder).6.Judaism: Eric Katz (New Jersey Institute Of Technology).7. Christianity: Robin Attfield (Cardiff University).8. Islam: S. Nomanul Haq (Rutgers University).9. Early Modern Philosophy: Charles Taliaferro (St. Olaf College).10. Nineteenth- And Twentieth-Century Philosophy: Andrew Brennan (The University Of Western Australia).Part II: Contemporary Environmental Ethics:11. Meta-Ethics: John O'Neill (Lancaster University).12. Normative Ethics: Robert Elliot (University Of The Sunshine Coast).13. Sentientism: Gary Varner (Texas A M University).14. The Land Ethic: J. Baird Callicott (University Of North Texas).15. Deep Ecology: Freya Matthews (La Trobe University).16. Ecofeminism: Victoria Davion (University Of Georgia).Part III: Environmental Philosophy and Its Neigbours:17. Literature: Scott Slovic (University Of Nevada, Reno).18. Aesthetics: John Andrew Fisher (University Of Colorado At Boulder).19. Economics: A. Myrick Freeman III (Bowdoin College).20. History: Ian Simmons (University Of Durham).21. Ecology: Kristin Shrader-Frechette (University Of Notre Dame).22. Politics: Robyn Eckersley (Monash University).23. Law: Sheila Jasanoff (Harvard University).Part IV: Problems in Environmental Philosophy:24. Wilderness: Mark Woods (University Of San Diego).25. Population: Clark Wolf (University Of Georgia).26. Future Generations: Ernest Partridge (University Of California, Riverside).27. Sustainability: Alan Holland (Lancaster University).28. Biodiversity: Holmes Rolston, III (Colorado State University).29. Animals: Peter Singer (rinceton University).30. Environmental Justice: obert Figueroa And Claudia Mills (Colgate University And University Of Colorado At Boulder).31. Technology: Lori Gruen (Stanford University).32. Climate: Henry Shue (Cornell University).33. Land And Water: Paul B. Thompson (Purdue University).34. Consumption: Mark Sagoff (Institute For Philosophy And Publc Policy).35. Colonization: Keekok Lee (University Of Lancaster).36. Environmental Disobedience: Ned Hettinger (College Of Charleston).Index.
Series Title: Blackwell companions to philosophy.
Other Titles: Blackwell reference online.
Responsibility: edited by Dale Jamieson.

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'...simply the best 'field-guide' to environmental philosophy anywhere. Dale Jamieson has assembled an insightful set of chapters - the topics are well chosen, the writing is crisp, and the thinking Read more...

 
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