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Forthcoming Environmental Ethics Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Transdisciplinary Solutions for Sustainable Development

    From planetary management to stewardship

    By Mark Charlesworth

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

    Global environmental issues such as climate change and species loss are intensifying despite our best efforts to combat them. The key reason for this is that the drivers of these problems are closely linked to the industrialism and consumerism that are promoted by governments and other...

    To Be Published June 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Values in Sustainable Development

    Edited by Jack Appleton

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

    To enhance sustainable development research and practice the values of the researchers, project managers and participants must first be made explicit. Values in Sustainable Development introduces and compares worldviews and values from multiple countries and perspectives, providing a survey of...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Whole Earth Thinking and Planetary Coexistence

    Ecological wisdom at the intersection of religion, ecology, and philosophy

    By Sam Mickey

    Series: Routledge Environmental Humanities

    Like never before in history, humans are becoming increasingly interconnected with one another and with the other inhabitants and habitats of Earth. There are numerous signs of planetary interrelations, from social media and international trade to genetic engineering and global climate change. The...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 takes an instrumental view toward nature and animals and has little to offer environmental ethics. On the contrary, Svoboda posits that there is good...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Science and the Self

    Animals, Evolution, and Ethics: Essays in Honour of Mary Midgley

    Edited by Ian James Kidd, Liz McKinnell

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    Mary Midgley is one of the most important moral philosophers working today. Over the last thirty years, her writings have informed debates concerning animals, the environment and evolutionary theory. The invited essays in this volume offer critical reflections upon Midgley’s work and further...

    To Be Published September 17th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Environmental Ethics and Film

    By Pat Brereton

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

    Environmental ethics presents and defends a systematic and comprehensive account of the moral relation between human beings and their natural environment and assumes that human behaviour toward the natural world can and is governed by moral norms. In contemporary society, film has provided a...

    To Be Published September 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Transdisciplinary Journeys in the Anthropocene

    More than human encounters

    By Katherine Wright

    Series: Routledge Environmental Humanities

    This innovative book offers a new perspective on international environmental scholarship, focusing on the emotional and affective connections between human and nonhuman lives to reveal fresh insights into the connections between global issues of climate change, species extinction and colonisation....

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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

  9. Environmental Advertising in China and the USA

    Structures of desire

    By Xinghua Li

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

    Since the late 1980s, green consumerism has been hailed in the West as an efficient solution to environmental problems. However, Chinese consumers have been slow to warm up to eco-friendly products. Consumers prefer SUVs to hybrid cars, health supplements and snake oil medicines to organic foods...

    To Be Published November 19th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Philosophy Comes to Dinner

    Arguments About the Ethics of Eating

    Edited by Andrew Chignell, Terence Cuneo, Matthew C. Halteman

    Everyone is talking about food. Chefs are celebrities. "Locavore" and "freegan" have earned spots in the dictionary. Popular books and films about food production and consumption are exposing the unintended consequences of the standard American diet. Questions about the principles and values that...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge