Earthcare : an anthology in environmental ethics / edited by David Clowney and Patricia Mosto.Publication details: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., c2009Description: xiv, 718 p. : ill. ; 26 cmISBN: 9780742560468 (cloth : alk. paper); 0742560465 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780742560475 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0742560473 (pbk. : alk. paper)Subject(s): Environmental ethics | Environmental responsibility | Environmental sciencesDDC classification: 179/.1 LOC classification: GE42 | .E283 2009
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Includes bibliographical references.
Preface: the design of this book and how to get the most out of it -- A philosophical framework for environmental ethics -- The worldviews of the Abrahamic religions and the environment -- Asian, Native American, and western secular worldviews and the environment -- Valuing nature -- Deep ecology & biocentrism -- Ecofeminism -- Social ecology and environmental justice -- Environmental ethics and areas of environmental concern -- Air pollution and climate change -- Waste -- Land degradation -- Water resources and water pollution -- Biodiversity -- Animal liberation and animal rights -- Global population expansion -- Sustainability, consumption, business and energy.