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Forthcoming Environment & Philosophy Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Politics of Ecosocialism

    Transforming welfare

    Edited by Kajsa Borgnäs, Teppo Eskelinen, Johanna Perkiö, Rikard Warlenius

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    As the global economy seeks to recover from the financial crisis and warnings about the consequences of climate change abound, it is clear that we need a fundamentally new approach to tackle these issues. This innovative book offers a unique perspective, stressing the necessity of both ecological...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Duties Regarding Nature

    A Kantian Environmental Ethic

    By Toby Svoboda

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

    In this book, Toby Svoboda develops and defends a Kantian environmental virtue ethic, challenging the widely-held view that Kant's moral philosophy has little to offer environmental ethics. On the contrary, Svoboda contends that on Kantian grounds, there is good moral reason to care about...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Vegetal Politics

    Belonging, practices and places

    Edited by Lesley Head, Jennifer Atchison, Catherine Phillips, Kathleen Buckingham

    Cultural geography has a long and proud tradition of research into human–plant relations. However, until recently, that tradition has been somewhat disconnected from conceptual advances in the social sciences, even those to which cultural geographers have made significant contributions. With a...

    To Be Published September 21st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Utopias and the Environment

    Edited by Geoffrey Berry

    Utopias and the Environment explores the way in which the kind of ‘dreaming’, or re-visioning, known as the ‘utopian imaginary’ takes environmental concerns into account. This kind of creative intervention is increasingly important in an era of ecological crisis, as we witness the failure of...

    To Be Published September 28th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Emergent Possibilities for Global Sustainability

    Intersections of Race, Class and Gender

    Edited by Phoebe Godfrey, Denise Torres

    Series: Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

    This interdisciplinary collection addresses global climate change and sustainability by engaging with the issues of race, gender, and class through an intersectional lens. The book challenges readers to foster new theoretical and practical linkages and to think beyond the traditional, and...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Systemic Crises of Global Climate Change

    Intersections of Race, Class and Gender

    Edited by Phoebe Godfrey, Denise Torres

    Series: Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

    This interdisciplinary collection addresses global climate change and sustainability by engaging with the issues of race, gender, and class through an intersectional lens. The book challenges readers to foster new theoretical and practical linkages and to think beyond the traditional, and...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Freedom and Environment

    Autonomy, Human Flourishing and the Political Philosophy of Sustainability

    By Michael Hannis

    Series: Environmental Politics

    Must freedom be sacrificed to achieve ecological sustainability - or vice versa? Can we be genuinely free and live in sustainable societies? This book argues that we can, if we recognise and celebrate our ecological embeddedness, rather than seeking to transcend it. But this does not mean freedom...

    To Be Published October 19th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Nineteenth-Century Energies

    Edited by Lynn Voskuil

    Nineteenth-Century Energies explores the idea of ‘energy’, a concept central to new directions in interdisciplinary studies today. It examines the cultural perceptions and uses of energy in the nineteenth century – both in terms of pure and applied science, and as an idea with widespread diffusion...

    To Be Published October 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Contemporary Perspectives on Ecofeminism

    Edited by Mary Phillips, Nick Rumens

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    Why is ecofeminism still needed to address the environmental emergencies and challenges of our times? Ecofeminism has a chequered history in terms of its popularity and its perceived value in conceptualizing the relationship between gender and nature as well as feeding forms of activism that aim to...

    To Be Published November 27th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Thinking about Nature (Routledge Revivals)

    An Investigation of Nature, Value and Ecology

    By Andrew Brennan

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Ecology – unlike astronomy, physics, or chemistry – is a science with an associated political and ethical movement: the Green Movement. As a result, the ecological position is often accompanied by appeals to holism, and by a mystical quasi-religious conception of the ecosystem. In this title, first...

    To Be Published December 2nd 2015 by Routledge