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Ecology, Community and Lifestyle: Outline of an Ecosophy

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Publisher Comments:

Ecology, Community and Lifestyle is a revised and expanded translation of Naess' book Okologi, Samfunn og Livsstil, which sets out the author's thinking on the relevance of philosophy to the problems of environmental degradation and the rethinking of the relationship between mankind and nature. The text has been thoroughly updated by Naess and revised and translated by David Rothenberg.

Synopsis:

This work gives an appraisal of the relevance of philosophy to the problems of environmental degradation. The aim of the author is to encourage readers to seek a system which supports deep ecological principles, or an ecosophy, by reassessing the relationship between man and nature.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-216) and index.

Table of Contents

Translator's preface; Introduction: ecosophy T - from intuition to system David Rothenberg; 1. The environmental crisis and the deep ecological movement; 2. From ecology to ecosophy; 3. Fact and value: basic norms; 4. Ecosophy, technology, and lifestyle; 5. Economics within ecosophy; 6. Ecopolitics within ecosophy; 7. Ecosophy T: unity and diversity of life; Bibliography; Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521348737
Translator:
Rothenberg, David
Author:
Nss, Arne
Author:
Naess, Arne
Author:
Rothenberg, David
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
Cambridge ;
Subject:
Philosophy
Subject:
Biology
Subject:
Environmental Science
Subject:
Environmental Conservation & Protection
Subject:
Ecology
Subject:
Human Geography
Subject:
Human ecology
Subject:
Human ecology -- Philosophy.
Subject:
Life Sciences - Biology - General
Subject:
Human Ecology - Philosophy Human Ecology - Ph
Subject:
Environmental Studies-General
Edition Number:
1st paperback ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
28
Publication Date:
19901031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
8.92x5.88x.54 in. .67 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This work gives an appraisal of the relevance of philosophy to the problems of environmental degradation. The aim of the author is to encourage readers to seek a system which supports deep ecological principles, or an ecosophy, by reassessing the relationship between man and nature.
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