Environmental Philosophy From Theory to Practice

ISBN-10: 0470671823

ISBN-13: 9780470671825

Edition: 2012

Authors: Sahotra Sarkar
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Description: The first comprehensive treatment of environmental philosophy, going beyond ethics to address the philosophical concepts that underlie environmental thinking and policy-making today   Encompasses all of environmental philosophy, including conservation biology, restoration ecology, sustainability, environmental justice, and more Offers the first treatment of decision theory in an environmental philosophy text Explores the conceptions of nature and ethical presuppositions that underlie contemporary environmental debates, and, moving from theory to practice, shows how decision theory translates to public policy Addresses both hot-button issues, including population and immigration reform, and such ongoing issues as historical legacies and nations' responsibility and obligation for environmental problems Tethers philosophical concepts to their practical applications, establishing the priority of the discipline's real-world importance

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Book details

List price: $32.95
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Limited
Publication date: 1/20/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 224
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.902
Language: English

Sahotra Sarkar is Professor of Integrative Biology and Philosophy at the University of Texas, Austin.

Acknowledgments
List of Acronyms
Introduction
What Is the Environment?
Ethics for the Environment
From Ethics to Policy
Biodiversity and Conservation
Environmental Restoration
Sustainability
Justice and Equity
Where Does This Leave Us?
Glossary
References
Index
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