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Political Theory and the Environment
A Reassessment

Edited By

Matthew Humphrey

ISBN 9781315038940
Published April 22, 2020 by Routledge
168 Pages

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Book Description

This collection offers a sympathetic but critical perspective on contemporary ecological political theory, and gives proposals for a reorientation of some of its key aspects.

Table of Contents

ARTICLES -- Reassessing Ecology and Political Theory/Matthew Humphrey -- The Urban Blind Spot in Environmental Ethics/Andrew Light -- Ecocentrism, Weighted Interests and Property Theory/Sheryl D. Breen -- What’s Wrong with Ecofeminism?/Lucy Sargisson -- Balancing Political and Ecological Values/Niraja Gopal Jayal -- New Ethics for Old? Or. How (Not) to Think About Future Generations/Terence Ball -- Ten Commandments of How to Fail in an Environmental Campaign/Avner de-shalit -- Three Conceptions of Irreversibility and Environmental Ethics: Some Problems/Matthew Humphrey -- Abstracts -- Notes on Contributors -- Index.

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