Environment and Philosophy

Environment and Philosophy

by Emily Brady, with Jane Howarth, Vernon Pratt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415145104

ISBN-13: 9780415145107

Pub. Date: 05/28/2000

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Environment and Philosophy provides an accessible introduction to the radical challenges that environmentalism pose to concepts that have become almost second nature in the modern world. Written in an accessible way for those without a background in philosophy, this text examines ways of thinking about ourselves, nature and our relationship with nature.

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Environment and Philosophy provides an accessible introduction to the radical challenges that environmentalism pose to concepts that have become almost second nature in the modern world. Written in an accessible way for those without a background in philosophy, this text examines ways of thinking about ourselves, nature and our relationship with nature.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415145107
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/28/2000
Series:
Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts Series
Pages:
188
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

List of plates
List of boxes
Series editor's preface
1Introduction1
2Objective nature6
3We are all one life20
4The exploitation of nature and women39
5Phenomenology and the environment53
6Coping with individualism81
7Lines into the future100
8Ecology and communities120
9The importance of being an individual132
10The aesthetics of the natural environment142
Notes164
Index171

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