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Environmental ethics : duties to and values in the natural world

Author: Holmes Rolston
Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 1988.
Series: Ethics and action.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides an account of values carried by the natural world, coupled with an inquiry into duties toward animals, plants, species, and ecosystems. This book invites readers to participate in ethical  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Holmes Rolston
ISBN: 087722501X 9780877225010 0877226288 9780877226284
OCLC Number: 15427184
Description: xiii, 391 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Humans valuing the natural environment --
Higher animals : duties to sentient life --
Organisms : duties to organic life --
Life in jeopardy : duties to endangered species --
Life in community : duties to ecosystems --
The concept of natural value : a theory for environmental ethics --
Environmental policy : an ethic of the commons --
Environmental business : an ethic for commerce --
Down to earth : persons in natural history.
Series Title: Ethics and action.
Responsibility: Holmes Rolston III.

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