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  1. Environmental Ethics in Buddhism

    A Virtues Approach

    By Pragati Sahni

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism

    Environmental Ethics in Buddhism presents a logical and thorough examination of the metaphysical and ethical dimensions of early Buddhist literature. The author determines the meaning of nature in the early Buddhist context from general Buddhist teachings on dhamma, paticcasamuppada, samsara and...

    Published November 17th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Global Ethics

    An Introduction

    By Heather Widdows

    Global ethics addresses some of the most pressing ethical concerns today, including rogue states, torture, scarce resources, poverty, migration, consumption, global trade, medical tourism, and humanitarian intervention. It is both topical and important. How we resolve (or fail to resolve) the...

    Published September 28th 2011 by Routledge

  3. A New Environmental Ethics

    The Next Millennium for Life on Earth

    By Holmes Rolston III

    No one looking ahead at the middle of the last century could have foreseen the extent and the importance of the ensuing environmental crises. Now, more than a decade into the next century, no one can ignore it. A New Environmental Ethics: the Next Millennium for Life on Earth offers clear,...

    Published September 19th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Adorno on Nature

    By Deborah Cook

    Decades before the environmental movement emerged in the 1960s, Adorno condemned our destructive and self-destructive relationship to the natural world, warning of the catastrophe that may result if we continue to treat nature as an object that exists exclusively for our own benefit. "Adorno on...

    Published March 22nd 2011 by Routledge

  5. Theories of Ethics

    An Introduction to Moral Philosophy with a Selection of Classic Readings

    By Gordon Graham

    Theories of Ethics offers a comprehensive survey of the major schools and figures in moral philosophy, from Socrates to the present day. Written entirely in non-technical language, it aims to be introductory without being elementary, so that readers may quickly engage with selected readings from...

    Published December 19th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Understanding Environmental Philosophy

    By Andrew Brennan, Y.S. Lo

    Environmental philosophy is one of the exciting new fields of philosophy to emerge in the last forty years. "Understanding Environmental Philosophy" presents a comprehensive, critical analysis of contemporary philosophical approaches to current ecological concerns. Key ideas are explained, placed...

    Published August 29th 2010 by Routledge

  7. The Atlas of Food

    Who Eats What, Where and Why, 2nd Edition

    By Erik Millstone, Tim Lang

    Series: The Earthscan Atlas

    Now completely updated, this award-winning atlas maps every link of the food chain, from farming, production and retail to the food on our plates. It also investigates how, in an era of new technologies, globalized food trade and even plentiful supply, millions remain hungry. Topics include:...

    Published September 24th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Philosophy, Risk and Adventure Sports

    Edited by Mike J. McNamee

    With interest and participation in extreme and adventure sports growing year on year, the time is ripe for a thoughtful and analytical assessment of this phenomenon from a rigorous philosophical perspective. This collection of essays is the first single-source treatment of adventure sports from an...

    Published May 23rd 2007 by Routledge

  9. The Essential Mary Midgley

    Edited by David Midgley

    Feared and admired in equal measure, Mary Midgley has carefully yet profoundly challenged many of the scientific and moral orthodoxies of the twentieth century. The Essential Mary Midgley collects for the first time the very best of this famous philosopher's work, described by the Financial Times...

    Published May 25th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Environmental Philosophy

    Critical Concepts in the Environment

    Edited by J. Baird Callicott, Clare Palmer

    Series: Critical Concepts in the Environment

    This collection gathers classic, influential, and important papers in environmental philosophy from the late 1960s and early 1970s (when academic environmental philosophy began to coalesce) to the present. The volumes explore environmental ethics, epistemological, metaphysical, and comparative...

    Published December 1st 2004 by Routledge