Radical Ecology: The Search for a Livable World / Edition 2

Radical Ecology: The Search for a Livable World / Edition 2

by Carolyn Merchant
     
 

This is a new edition of the classic examination of major philosophical, ethical, scientific and economic roots of environmental problems which examines the ways that radical ecologists can transform science and society in order to sustain life on this planet. It features a new Introduction from the author, a thorough updating of chapters, and two entirely new

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This is a new edition of the classic examination of major philosophical, ethical, scientific and economic roots of environmental problems which examines the ways that radical ecologists can transform science and society in order to sustain life on this planet. It features a new Introduction from the author, a thorough updating of chapters, and two entirely new chapters on recent Global Movements and Globalization and the Environment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415935784
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/28/2005
Series:
Revolutionary Thought and Radical Movements Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
302
Sales rank:
516,533
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Series editor's preface
Introduction : what is radical ecology?1
1The global ecological crisis17
2Science and worldviews41
3Environmental ethics and political conflict63
4Deep ecology91
5Spiritual ecology117
6Social ecology139
7Green politics165
8Ecofeminism193
9Anti-globalization and sustainability223
Conclusion : the radical ecology movement249

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