E-books: Environment & Philosophy

  • Poetry and the Anthropocene: Ecology, biology and technology in contemporary British and Irish poetry book cover

    Poetry and the Anthropocene

    Ecology, biology and technology in contemporary British and Irish poetry, 1st Edition

    By Sam Solnick

    This book asks what it means to write poetry in and about the Anthropocene, the name given to a geological epoch where humans have a global ecological impact. Combining critical approaches such as ecocriticism and posthumanism with close reading and archival research, it argues that the…

    eBook – 2016-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Climate Crisis, Psychoanalysis, and Radical Ethics book cover

    Climate Crisis, Psychoanalysis, and Radical Ethics

    1st Edition

    By Donna M. Orange

    Psychoanalysis engages with the difficult subjects in life, but it has been slow to address climate change. Climate Crisis, Psychoanalysis, and Radical Ethics draws on the latest scientific evidence to set out the likely effects of climate change on politics, economics and society more generally,…

    eBook – 2016-09-13
    Routledge

  • Sustainability and the Art of Long-Term Thinking book cover

    Sustainability and the Art of Long-Term Thinking

    1st Edition

    By Bernd Klauer, Reiner Manstetten, Thomas Petersen, Johannes Schiller

    Dealing with time is intimately linked to sustainability, because sustainability, at its core, involves long-term ethical claims. To live up to them, decision and policy-making has to consider long-term development of society, economy, and nature. However, dealing with time and such long-term…

    eBook – 2016-09-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Asian Sacred Natural Sites: Philosophy and practice in protected areas and conservation book cover

    Asian Sacred Natural Sites

    Philosophy and practice in protected areas and conservation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bas Verschuuren, Naoya Furuta

    Nature conservation planning tends to be driven by models based on Western norms and science, but these may not represent the cultural, philosophical and religious contexts of much of Asia. This book provides a new perspective on the topic of sacred natural sites and cultural heritage by linking…

    eBook – 2016-08-12
    Routledge

  • The Philosophical Foundations of Ecological Civilization: A manifesto for the future book cover

    The Philosophical Foundations of Ecological Civilization

    A manifesto for the future, 1st Edition

    By Arran Gare

    The global ecological crisis is the greatest challenge humanity has ever had to confront, and humanity is failing. The triumph of the neo-liberal agenda, together with a debauched ‘scientism’, has reduced nature and people to nothing but raw materials, instruments and consumers to be efficiently…

    eBook – 2016-08-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • The Routledge Handbook of Food Ethics book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Food Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mary Rawlinson, Caleb Ward

    While the history of philosophy has traditionally given scant attention to food and the ethics of eating, in the last few decades the subject of food ethics has emerged as a major topic, encompassing a wide array of issues, including labor justice, public health, social inequity, animal rights and…

    eBook – 2016-07-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Applied Ethics

  • Religion and Ecological Crisis: The “Lynn White Thesis” at Fifty book cover

    Religion and Ecological Crisis

    The “Lynn White Thesis” at Fifty, 1st Edition

    Edited by Todd LeVasseur, Anna Peterson

    In 1967, Lynn White, Jr.’s seminal article The Historical Roots of Our Ecologic Crisis was published, essentially establishing the academic study of religion and nature. White argues that religions—particularly Western Christianity—are a major cause of worldwide ecological crises. He then asserts…

    eBook – 2016-07-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Emergent Possibilities for Global Sustainability: Intersections of race, class and gender book cover

    Emergent Possibilities for Global Sustainability

    Intersections of race, class and gender, 1st Edition

    Edited by Phoebe Godfrey, Denise Torres

    It must be acknowledged that any solutions to anthropogenic Global Climate Change (GCC) are interdependent and ultimately inseparable from both its causes and consequences. As a result, limited analyses must be abandoned in favour of intersectional theories and practices. Emergent Possibilities for…

    eBook – 2016-06-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

  • Contributions to Law, Philosophy and Ecology: Exploring Re-Embodiments book cover

    Contributions to Law, Philosophy and Ecology

    Exploring Re-Embodiments, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Thomas-Pellicer, Vito De Lucia, Sian Sullivan

    Contributions to Law, Philosophy and Ecology: Exploring Re-Embodiments is a preliminary contribution to the establishment of re-embodiments as a theoretical strand within legal and ecological theory, and philosophy. Re-embodiments are all those contemporary practices and processes that exceed the…

    eBook – 2016-05-26
    Routledge
    Law, Justice and Ecology

  • Ecopolitical Homelessness: Defining place in an unsettled world book cover

    Ecopolitical Homelessness

    Defining place in an unsettled world, 1st Edition

    By Gerard Kuperus

    While our world is characterized by mobility, global interactions, and increasing knowledge, we are facing serious challenges regarding the knowledge of the places around us. We understand and navigate our surroundings by relying on advanced technologies. Yet, a truly knowledgeable relationship to…

    eBook – 2016-05-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • The Common Good and Ecological Integrity: Human Rights and the Support of Life book cover

    The Common Good and Ecological Integrity

    Human Rights and the Support of Life, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Westra, Janice Gray, Antonio D'Aloia

    Proponents of the concept of ecological integrity argue that it is a necessary component of global governance on which the sustainable future of the planet and its inhabitants depends. This book presents the latest research and current thinking on the role of ecological integrity in…

    eBook – 2016-05-20
    Routledge

  • Ecological Integrity and Global Governance: Science, ethics and the law book cover

    Ecological Integrity and Global Governance

    Science, ethics and the law, 1st Edition

    By Laura Westra

    It is increasingly argued that a focus on environmental sustainability is fundamental to effective and equitable governance, and ultimately for the good of mankind. This book argues that, in the face increasing environmental challenges, it is essential to recognise the role that ecological…

    eBook – 2016-04-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

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