The Philosophy of Ecology
  • Author : James Justus
  • Release Date : 10 June 2021
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Genre : Nature
  • Pages : 225
  • ISBN 13 : 9781107040045

The Philosophy of Ecology Book Summary

Introduces the philosophical issues which ecology poses about the biological world and the environmental sciences attempting to protect it.

The Philosophy of Ecology

The Philosophy of Ecology

Author : James Justus
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Genre : Nature
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Introduces the philosophical issues which ecology poses about the biological world and the environmental sciences attempting to protect it....

Philosophy of Ecology

Philosophy of Ecology

Author : Anonim
Publisher : North Holland
Genre : Science
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The most pressing problems facing humanity today - over-population, energy shortages, climate change, soil erosion, species extinctions, the risk of epidemic disease, the threat of warfare that could destroy all the hard-won gains of civilization, and even the recent fibrillations of the stock market - are all ecological or have ...

The Philosophy of Ecology

The Philosophy of Ecology

Author : David R. Keller,Frank B. Golley
Publisher : University of Georgia Press
Genre : Science
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This is the first introductory anthology on the philosophy of ecology edited by an ecologist and a philosopher. It illustrates the range of philosophical approaches available to ecologists and provides a basis for understanding the thinking on which many of today's environmental ideas are founded. Collectively, these seminal readings make ...

Contributions to Law  Philosophy and Ecology

Contributions to Law Philosophy and Ecology

Author : Ruth Thomas-Pellicer,Vito De Lucia,Sian Sullivan
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Law
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Contributions to Law, Philosophy and Ecology: Exploring Re-Embodiments is a preliminary contribution to the establishment of re-embodiments as a theoretical strand within legal and ecological theory, and philosophy. Re-embodiments are all those contemporary practices and processes that exceed the epistemic horizon of modernity. As such, they offer a plurality of ...

Philosophical Basics of Ecology and Economy

Philosophical Basics of Ecology and Economy

Author : Malte Faber,Reiner Manstetten
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Business & Economics
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In today's world – despite the dramatic anthropogenic environmental changes – a proper understanding of the relationship between humanity and nature requires a certain detachment. The pressing problems in their whole extent will only be fully understood and solved with comprehensive and patient analysis. Accordingly, this book develops new perspectives on fundamental ...

Spinoza and Deep Ecology

Spinoza and Deep Ecology

Author : Eccy de Jonge
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Philosophy
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Spinoza and Deep Ecology explores the philosophical, psychological and political assumptions that underpin a concern for nature, offering specific suggestions how the domination of humans and nature may be overcome. It is primarily intended as an introduction to the philosophy of ecology, known as deep ecology, and to the way ...

Philosophical Foundations for the Practices of Ecology

Philosophical Foundations for the Practices of Ecology

Author : William A. Reiners,Jeffrey A. Lockwood
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Genre : Nature
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Ecologists use a remarkable range of methods and techniques to understand complex, inherently variable, and functionally diverse entities and processes across a staggering range of spatial, temporal and interactive scales. These multiple perspectives make ecology very different to the exemplar of science often presented by philosophers. In Philosophical Foundations for ...

The Philosophy of Social Ecology

The Philosophy of Social Ecology

Author : Murray Bookchin
Publisher : AK Press
Genre : Political Science
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What is nature? What is humanity's place in nature? And what is the relationship of society to the natural world? In an era of ecological breakdown, answering these questions has become of momentous importance for our everyday lives and for the future that we and other life-forms face. In the ...