Environment & Philosophy Products

  • Global Climate Change and the Pursuit of a Public Philosophy

    By Idil Boran

    As the world moves forward on a new path set by the Paris Agreement, the philosophical debate on climate change finds itself in a precarious position. Up until this time philosophy has remained ineffective in engaging the political process of building the global climate effort. The limitation lies…

    Hardback – 2018-07-15 
    Routledge Focus on Philosophy

  • Philosophy and Nature Sports

    By Kevin Krein

    With adventure and lifestyle sports continuing to grow in popularity, this book provides a comprehensive philosophical analysis of issues relating to nature sports. It offers an inquiry into how nature sports differ from mainstream sports, how these differences are related to their value as human…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 
    Ethics and Sport

  • Plant Ethics

    Principles, Norms, and Applications

    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 sustainability thinkers as they deserve. In environmental philosophy, plants…

    Hardback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Towards the Ethics of a Green Future (Open Access)

    The Theory and Practice of Human Rights for Future People

    Edited by Marcus Düwell, Gerhard Bos, Naomi van Steenbergen

    What are our obligations towards future generations who stand to be harmed by the impact of today’s environmental crises? This book explores ecological sustainability as a human rights issue and examines what our long-term responsibilities might be. This interdisciplinary collection of chapters…

    Paperback – 2018-05-28 
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • New Moral Natures in Tourism

    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…

    Hardback – 2018-04-25 
    Routledge Research in the Ethics of Tourism Series

  • Food, Farming and Religion

    Emerging Ethical Perspectives

    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…

    Paperback – 2018-04-17 
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Personal Sustainability

    Exploring the Far Side of Sustainable Development

    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…

    Hardback – 2018-03-29 
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • The Routledge Handbook of Religious Naturalism

    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…

    Hardback – 2018-03-14 
    Routledge Handbooks in Religion

  • Jainism and Environmental Philosophy

    Karma and the Web of Life

    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…

    Hardback – 2018-02-26 
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • After the Death of Nature

    Carolyn Merchant and the Future of Human-Nature Relations

    Edited by Kenneth Worthy, Elizabeth Allison, Whitney Bauman

    Carolyn Merchant stands as one of the most influential scholars in all of environmental studies. A pioneer in two fields—environmental history and ecofeminism—who has produced groundbreaking work in a number of other far-flung fields including the history of science and art history, Merchant has…

    Paperback – 2018-01-15

  • Chinese Environmental Aesthetics

    Wangheng Chen, Wuhan University, China, translated by Feng Su, Hunan Normal University, China

    Edited by Gerald Cipriani

    China is currently afflicted by enormous environmental problems. This book, drawing on ancient and modern Chinese environmental thinking, considers what it is that makes an environment a desirable place for living. The book emphasises ideas of beauty, and discusses how these ideas can be applied in…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Emergent Possibilities for Global Sustainability

    Intersections of race, class and gender

    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…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03

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