Environmental Philosophy: From Theory to Practice (BOK)

Sahotra Sarkar

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The first comprehensive treatment of environmental philosophy, going beyond ethics to address the philosophical concepts that underlie environmental thinking and policy-making today* Encompasses all of environmental philosophy, including conservation biology, restoration ecology, sustainability, environmental justice, and more* Offers the first treatment of decision theory in an environmental philosophy text* Explores the conceptions of nature and ethical presuppositions that underlie contemporary environmental debates, and, moving from theory to practice, shows how decision theory translates to public policy* Addresses both hot-button issues, including population and immigration reform, and such ongoing issues as historical legacies and nations' responsibility and obligation for environmental problems* Anchors philosophical concepts to their practical applications, establishing the priority of the discipline's real-world importance


Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Heftet
Utgitt 2012 Forfatter Sahotra Sarkar
ISBN 9780470671825
Antall sider 224 Dimensjoner 15,2cm x 22,9cm x 1,1cm
Vekt 326 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Emner og form Social & political philosophy, Environmentalist thought & ideology

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