Poetry Madness
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    The Powell's Playlist | March 13, 2015

    Kent Russell: IMG Kent Russell's Playlist for I Am Sorry to Think I Have Raised a Timid Son



    I don't listen to music while I write. Frankly, I don't see how anyone can. Since all style is rhythm, and since I cannot write anything that's as... Continue »

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$52.25
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
25 Remote Warehouse Philosophy- Ethics

Environment in Question: Ethics & Global Issues

by

Environment in Question: Ethics & Global Issues Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

By addressing specific global problems and placing them within an ethical context, "The Environment in Question" provides the reader with both a theoretical and practical understanding of environmental issues. The contributors are internationally known figures drawn from the various disciplines which bear upon these issues, such as geography, psychology, social policy, and philosophy. The contributions range from those tackling individual concrete issues (such as nuclear waste and the threat to the rain forest) to those addressing matters of policy, principle and attitude (such as our obligations to future generations and the nature of technological risk). <BR> "The Environment in Question" is designed as a text for students of philosophy, environmental science, environmental education, ecology, and teacher education. It can be used as an inter-disciplinary, self-contained course book or in conjunction with relevant material. In addition, as the essays directly and controversially address current environmental debates in a non-technical manner, it is of great interest both to professionals in those areas and to readers who care about the planet's future. The substantial cross-section of concerns and approaches will enable all readers to develop the necessary level of understanding required to initiate and sustain debate on environmental issues. <BR> Contributors: Robert Allsion, David E. Cooper, Barry S. Gower, F. G. T. Holliday, C. A. Hooker, Mary Midgley, Philip Neal, Joy A. Palmer, Robert Prosser, Holmes Rolston III, Mark Sagoff, Vandana Shiva, Stephen Sterling, Rosemary J. Stevenson, Jennifer Trusted.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [238]-246) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780415049689
Editor:
Cooper, David E.
Other:
Cooper, David Edward
Other:
Cooper, David Edward
Editor:
Cooper, David E.
Author:
Cooper, David E.
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis Group
Location:
London ;
Subject:
Environmental Science
Subject:
Ethics & Moral Philosophy
Subject:
Environmental ethics
Subject:
Philosophy | Ethics
Series Volume:
9300
Publication Date:
19920131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
6.14x9.21x.57 in. .85 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. On War & Morality Used Trade Paper $10.50
  2. Environmental Ethics (Oxford... New Trade Paper $70.75
  3. Morally Deep World: An Essay on... New Trade Paper $61.25
  4. International Society New Hardcover $30.75
  5. A Sand County Almanac: And Sketches...
    Used Trade Paper $6.95
  6. Beyond Growth: The Economics of... Used Trade Paper $8.95

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » World History » General
Humanities » Philosophy » Ethics
Science and Mathematics » Environmental Studies » General

Environment in Question: Ethics & Global Issues New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$52.25 In Stock
Product details 272 pages Routledge - English 9780415049689 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.