Alienation and Nature in Environmental Philosophy by Simon Hailwood

By Simon Hailwood

Many environmental scientists, students and activists characterise our scenario as one in all alienation from nature, yet this idea can simply look meaningless or irrational. during this publication, Simon Hailwood seriously analyses the belief of alienation from nature and argues that it may be an invaluable idea while understood pluralistically. He distinguishes diverse senses of alienation from nature relating various environmental contexts and matters, and attracts upon a number philosophical and environmental principles and topics together with pragmatism, eco-phenomenology, weather switch, ecological justice, Marxism and important idea. His novel viewpoint exhibits that assorted environmental matters - either anthropocentric either anthropocentric and nonanthropocentric - can dovetail, instead of compete with, one another, and that our alienation from nature needn't be anything to be regretted or conquer. His ebook will curiosity a vast readership in environmental philosophy and ethics, political philosophy, geography and environmental studies.

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