Thinking about Nature (Routledge Revivals): An Investigation by Andrew Brennan

By Andrew Brennan

Ecology – not like astronomy, physics, or chemistry – is a technological know-how with an linked political and moral stream: the golf green flow. consequently, the ecological place is frequently observed by means of appeals to holism, and by way of a paranormal quasi-religious belief of the surroundings. during this identify, first released in 1988, Andrew Brennan argues that we will be able to lessen a lot of the mysticism surrounding ecological discussions through putting them inside of a bigger context, and illustrating that our person pursuits are certain with better, group pursuits.

Using an interdisciplinary process, which bridges the space among the sciences, philosophy, and ethics, this can be an obtainable identify, for you to be of specific price to scholars with an curiosity within the philosophy of environmental technology and ethics.

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