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Nature Ethics

An Ecofeminist Perspective (Studies in Social, Political, and Legal Philosophy)

by Kheel Marti

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Science,
  • Philosophy,
  • Sociology,
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Philosophy / General,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • Animal welfare,
  • Ecofeminism,
  • Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Philosophy of nature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10721685M
    ISBN 100742552004
    ISBN 109780742552005

    In biocentrism: Historical roots. Paul Taylor’s book Respect for Nature () was perhaps the most comprehensive and philosophically sophisticated defense of biocentric ethics. Taylor provided a philosophical account of why life should be accepted as the criterion of moral standing, and he offered a reasoned and principled account of the practical implications. Get this from a library! Nature ethics: an ecofeminist perspective. [Marti Kheel] -- In this work, the author explores the underlying worldview of nature ethics, offering an alternative ecofeminist perspective. She focuses on four prominent representatives of holist philosophy: two.

    The Ethics of Earth Art analyzes the development of the earth art movement, arguing that artists are connected through their elucidation of the earth as a domain of ethical ing the fundamental difference between the human world and the earth, Amanda Boetzkes shows that earth art mediates the sensations of nature while allowing nature itself to remain irreducible to . Ethics, the philosophical discipline concerned with what is morally good and bad and morally right and wrong. Its subject consists of fundamental issues of practical decision making, and its major concerns include the nature of ultimate value and the standards by which human actions can be morally evaluated.

    Muir and Leopold's concerns were motivated by a combination of ethical and aesthetic responses to nature as well as a rejection of crudely economic approaches to the value of natural objects. The first philosophical conference on environmental ethics . The Nature of Leadership includes the most important areas of leadership in a concise and integrated manner with impactful contributions from the most prominent leadership scholars and researchers in the field. Editors John Antonakis and David V. Day provide an in-depth exploration of the major schools of leadership as well as emerging perspectives.


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Nature Ethics is a major contribution to ecofeminist philosophy, animal liberation, Nature Ethics book environmental ethics. Marti Kheel provides an invaluable critique of the ecological position that accepts violence toward individual beings while professing love and respect for the larger natural world.

-- Carol J. Adams, author of The Sexual Politics of Meat5/5(9). According to the Oxford English Dictionary () The Oxford English Dictionary. Oxford, Britain: At the Clarendon Press., the word “ ethics The philosophical study and evaluation of the means and ends of human behavior.

” is derived from the Greek ethos or the nature or disposition of a culture. Ethics is further characterized as both a field of study concerned with moral. The Rights of Nature is an important book of intellectual as well as activist history and should not go unread by anyone wishing to get a general overview of the various strands of environmental thought in western civilization.

However, Nash's book does contain one important shortcoming from a philosophic by: nature ethics. In Nature Ethics: An Ecofeminist Perspective, Marti Kheel explores the underlying worldview of nature ethics, offering an alternative ecofeminist focuses on four prominent representatives of holist philosophy: two early conservationists (Theodore Roosevelt and Aldo Leopold) and two contemporary philosophers (Holmes Rolston III, and transpersonal.

1 After these matters we ought perhaps next to discuss pleasure. For it is thought to be most intimately connected with our human nature, which is the reason why in educating the young we steer them by the rudders of pleasure and pain; it is thought, too, that to enjoy the things we ought and to hate the things we ought has the greatest bearing on virtue of character.

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Aristotle: Nicomachean Ethics study guide contains a biography of Aristotle, literature essays, a complete e-text, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Machine generated contents note: I. The Nature of Ethics Aristotelian Virtue and the Freudian Challenge to Second Nature / Isabel Kaeslin The Moral Tragedy of the Biological Imperative: What Nietzsche Can and Cannot Teach Us about the Evolution of Morality /.

This book is but the draft of a draft, as Melville said of Moby Dick. There is no prose here to match Melville's, but the scope is worthy of the great white whale. No one could possibly write a comprehensive, authoritative book on ethics, invention and discovery.

I have not tried to, though I hope my bibliography will be a useful starting point for other explorers, and. ENVIRONMENTAL ETHICS, FIFTH EDITION provides short-term however in depth-ranging introduction to issues with environmental ethics and primary schools of thought inside the topic.

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1 Every art and every inquiry, and similarly every action and pursuit, is thought to aim at some good; and for this reason the good has rightly been declared to be that at which all things aim. But a certain difference is found among ends; some are activities, others are products apart from the activities that produce them.

Where there are ends apart from the actions, it is the nature of the. STUDY QUESTIONS 3 Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics, Book 2 Questions (Question numbers correspond to book chapters.) 1.

a) What are the two kinds of virtue, and how do we acquire each kind. -intellectual and moral, intellectual virtue in the main owes both its birth and its growth to teaching (for which reason it requires experience and time), while moral virtue comes about as. B Chapter 8. Having said this, Aristotle can’t end his discussion here, because it isn’t enough to study virtue, but to act on what one has tle explains that mere arguments about virtue aren’t enough to make people behave decently.

Most people live by their feelings, pursuing pleasures and avoiding pains, and they don’t have a taste for the fine and truly pleasant. The description for this book, Respect for Nature: A Theory of Environmental Ethics, will be forthcoming.

-- "Ethics"/5. Human nature is a central question in Chinese philosophy. From the Song dynasty, the theory of potential or innate goodness of human beings became dominant in Confucianism.

Mencius argues that human nature is good. He understands human nature as the innate tendency to an ideal state that's expected to be formed under the right conditions. Therefore, humans have.

Ethics, as a philosophical discipline, was first structured and systematized in ancient Greece, most particularly by Aristotle.

Its evolution throughout history is. Ethics and politics are closely related, for politics is the science of creating a society in which men can live the good life and develop their full potential.

Subjects Covered in The Nicomachean Ethics. Book I, Chap. Nature of Ethics and methods of studying Ethics. Moore's work Ethics has tended to be overshadowed by his famous earlier work Principia r, its detailed discussions of utilitarianism, free will, and the objectivity of moral judgements find no real counterpart in Principia, while its account of right and wrong and of the nature of intrinsic value deepen our understanding of Moore's moral/5(42).

Ethical research — the long and bumpy road from shirked to shared of On The Origin of Species and drafting his next book, The that morality and ethics could have no Author: Sarah Franklin.BOOK I 1 Every art and every inquiry, and similarly every action and pursuit, is actions, it is the nature of the products to be better than the activities.

Now, as there are many actions, arts, and sciences, their ends also are Nicomachean Ethics/5 good judge of that subject, and the man who has received an all-roundFile Size: KB.Book 2 1. Virtue being, as we have seen, of two kinds, intellectual and moral, intellectual virtue is for the most part both produced and increased by instruction, and therefore requires experience and time; whereas moral or ethical virtue is the product of habit (ethos), and has indeed derived its name, with a slight variation of form, from that word.

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