E-books: Environment & Philosophy

  • Heidegger on Technology book cover

    Heidegger on Technology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Aaron James Wendland, Christopher Merwin, Christos Hadjioannou

    This collection offers the first comprehensive and definitive account of Martin Heidegger’s philosophy of technology. It does so through a detailed analysis of canonical texts and recently published primary sources on two crucial concepts in Heidegger’s later thought: Gelassenheit and Gestell.…

    eBook – 2018-09-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

  • Cultural Sustainability: Perspectives from the Humanities and Social Sciences book cover

    Cultural Sustainability

    Perspectives from the Humanities and Social Sciences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Torsten Meireis, Gabriele Rippl

    If the political and social benchmarks of sustainability and sustainable development are to be met, ignoring the role of the humanities and social, cultural and ethical values is highly problematic. People’s worldviews, beliefs and principles have an immediate impact on how they act and should be…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Contemplating Climate Change: Mental Models and Human Reasoning book cover

    Contemplating Climate Change

    Mental Models and Human Reasoning, 1st Edition

    By Stephen M. Dark

    Global climate change policy has failed us all, but what is the reasoning that underlies this failure? Why are some people more disposed to reflect on confounding issues like climate change, recognise the danger, seek a solution, and act accordingly, more than others? This book is concerned with…

    eBook – 2018-07-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

  • Plant Ethics: Concepts and Applications book cover

    Plant Ethics

    Concepts and Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Angela Kallhoff, Marcello Di Paola, Maria Schörgenhumer

    Large parts of our world are filled with plants, and human life depends on, interacts with, affects and is affected by plant life in various ways. Yet plants have not received nearly as much attention from philosophers and ethicists as they deserve. In environmental philosophy, plants are often…

    eBook – 2018-05-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Food, Farming and Religion: Emerging Ethical Perspectives book cover

    Food, Farming and Religion

    Emerging Ethical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Gretel Van Wieren

    Although the religious and ethical consideration of food and eating is not a new phenomenon, the debate about food and eating today is distinctly different from most of what has preceded it in the history of Western culture. Yet the field of environmental ethics, especially religious approaches to…

    eBook – 2018-04-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • New Moral Natures in Tourism book cover

    New Moral Natures in Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bryan S. R. Grimwood, Kellee Caton, Lisa Cooke

    How do we understand human-nature relationships in tourism, or determine the consequences of these relationships to be "good," "bad," "right," "wrong," "fair," or "just"? What theoretical and philosophical perspectives can usefully orient us in the production and consumption of tourism towards…

    eBook – 2018-04-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Ethics of Tourism Series

  • Personal Sustainability: Exploring the Far Side of Sustainable Development book cover

    Personal Sustainability

    Exploring the Far Side of Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Oliver Parodi, Kaidi Tamm

    Transition to sustainability is stuck and academic research has not resulted in significant change so far. A large void in sustainability research and the understanding of sustainable development is an important reason for this. Personal Sustainability seeks to address this void, opening up a whole…

    eBook – 2018-03-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Jainism and Environmental Philosophy: Karma and the Web of Life book cover

    Jainism and Environmental Philosophy

    Karma and the Web of Life, 1st Edition

    By Aidan Rankin

    Environmental policy agendas, activism and academic research into ecological questions are all predominantly derived from the philosophical perspectives of the West. At national and global levels, environmental policy-makers tend to work according to Western-based methodologies. At the same time,…

    eBook – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • Nineteenth-Century Energies: Literature, Technology, Culture book cover

    Nineteenth-Century Energies

    Literature, Technology, Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lynn Voskuil

    Nineteenth-Century Energies explores the idea of ‘energy’, a concept central to new directions in interdisciplinary studies today. It examines the cultural perceptions and uses of energy in the nineteenth century – both in terms of pure and applied science, and as an idea with widespread diffusion…

    eBook – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

  • Futures: Imagining Socioecological Transformation book cover

    Futures: Imagining Socioecological Transformation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce Willems-Braun

    Futures: Imagining Socioecological Transformation brings together leading scholars to explore how we might know, enact, and struggle for, the conjoined social and ecological transformations we need to achieve just and sustainable futures. The question of transformation, and how it might be achieved…

    eBook – 2018-02-02
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Religious Naturalism book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Religious Naturalism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Donald A. Crosby, Jerome A. Stone

    Ecological crisis is being widely discussed in society today and therefore, the subject of religious naturalism has emerged as a major topic in religion. The Routledge Handbook of Religious Naturalism is an outstanding reference source to the key topics, problems, and debates in this exciting…

    eBook – 2018-02-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Religion

  • Environmental Ethics and Behavioural Change book cover

    Environmental Ethics and Behavioural Change

    1st Edition

    By Benjamin Franks, Stuart Hanscomb, Sean F. Johnston

    Environmental Ethics and Behavioural Change takes a practical approach to environmental ethics with a focus on its transformative potential for students, professionals, policy makers, activists, and concerned citizens. Proposed solutions to issues such as climate change, resource depletion and…

    eBook – 2017-12-14
    Routledge

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