Environment & Philosophy Products

  • Social Philosophy and Ecological Scarcity

    1st Edition

    By Keekok Lee

    Originally published in 1989 Social Philosophy and Ecological Scarcity presents a systematic study of the implications of ecological scarcity for social philosophy. The book argues for a new social philosophy based on a conception of the ‘good society’ and the ‘good life’ which makes fewer, rather…

    Hardback – 2019-10-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

    1st Edition

    By Various

    The volumes in this set, originally published between 1974 and 2002, draw together research by leading academics in the area of ecology and provide a rigorous examination of related key issues. The collection examines ecology from a broad range of disciplines, from examining the economic impact of…

    Hardback – 2019-10-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • The Anthropocene

    Key Issues for the Humanities, 1st Edition

    By Eva Horn, Hannes Bergthaller

    The Anthropocene is a concept which challenges the foundations of humanities scholarship as it is traditionally understood. It calls not only for closer engagement with the natural sciences but also for a synthetic approach bringing together insights from the various subdisciplines in the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge

  • Design and Nature

    A Partnership, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kate Fletcher, Louise St. Pierre, Mathilda Tham

    Organised as a dialogue between nature and design, this book explores design ideas, opportunities, visions and practices through relating and uncovering experience of the natural world. Presented as an edited collection of 25 wide-ranging short chapters, the book explores the possibility of new…

    Paperback – 2019-09-10
    Routledge

  • Environmental Ethics and Uncertainty

    Wrestling with Wicked Problems, 1st Edition

    By Whitney A. Bauman, Kevin J. O'Brien

    This book offers a multidisciplinary environmental approach to ethics in response to the contemporary challenge of climate change caused by globalized economics and consumption. This book synthesizes the incredible complexity of the problem and the necessity of action in response, highlighting…

    Paperback – 2019-08-27
    Routledge

  • Experiential Learning and Outdoor Education

    Traditions of practice and philosophical perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jim Parry, Pete Allison

    This book adds to the theoretical development of the emerging fields of experiential learning and outdoor education by examining the central concept, 'experience', and interrogating a central claim of experiential learning: whether, and if so how, a short-term singular experience can transform a…

    Hardback – 2019-08-27
    Routledge

  • Ecological Investigations

    A Phenomenology of Habitats, 1st Edition

    By Adam C. Konopka

    These investigations identify and clarify some basic assumptions and methodological principles involved in ecological explanations of plant associations. How are plants geographically distributed into characteristic groups? What are the basic conditions that organize groups of interspecific plant…

    Hardback – 2019-08-23
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Biology

  • The Meat Business

    Devouring a Hungry Planet, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geoff Tansey, Joyce D'Silva

    Originally published in 1999. The theme running through this collection of essays is that food quality and human health, the welfare of animals and the methods of farming, and the quality of the environment, go hand-in-hand. This theme continues along the lines that the present system is harmful to…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Food Supply and Policy

  • 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,…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge

  • Animals, Anthropomorphism and Mediated Encounters

    1st Edition

    By Claire Parkinson

    This book critically investigates the pervasiveness of anthropomorphised animals in popular culture. Anthropomorphism in popular visual media has long been denounced for being unsophisticated or emotionally manipulative. It is often criticised for over-expressing similarities between humans and…

    Hardback – 2019-07-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Human-Animal Studies Series

  • Corporate Environmental Reporting

    The Western Approach to Nature, 1st Edition

    By Leanne J Morrison

    This book explores corporate environmental discourse by examining a sample of corporate environmental reports through the lens of environmental philosophy. Findings include the predominant use of a dualistic approach towards nature, which highlights the perceived ‘separateness’ of companies from…

    Hardback – 2019-07-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Accounting

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