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Title Environmental ethics : intercultural perspectives / edited by King-Tak Ip.

Publication Info. Amsterdam ; New York : Rodopi, 2009.

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Description 1 online resource (178 pages) : illustrations.
Series Value inquiry book series ; v. 205
Value inquiry book series. Studies in applied ethics
Value inquiry book series ; v. 205.
Value inquiry book series. Studies in applied ethics.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The normative side of nature / Robert Elliot -- Je suis le grand tout : respect for nature in the age of environmental responsibility / Gerhold K. Becker -- Environmental ethics : an aesthetic approach / Ingmar Persson -- Empirical environmental ethics / Y.S. Lo -- Perils and dangers : climate change and theological issues / Michael S. Northcott -- Global ethics, environmentally applied : an Islamic view / Anis Ahmad -- In search of an environmental ethics in early Buddhism / Jonathan Chan -- Healing and the Earth : Daoist cultivation in comparative perspective / Livia Kohn.
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Summary This book shows that environmental protection is a global concern that must enlist all of humanity┬┐s cultural, religious, and moral resources. The nine essays in this volume explore the foundations of environmental ethics in the Western philosophical tradition as well as from the perspectives of Christianity, Islam, Daoism, and Buddhism and propose morally responsible attitudes towards nature and the environment.
Subject Environmental ethics -- Congresses.
Philosophy.
PHILOSOPHY -- Ethics & Moral Philosophy.
Environmental ethics. (OCoLC)fst00912979
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings. (OCoLC)fst01423772
Added Author Ip, King-Tak.
Other Form: Print version: Environmental ethics. Amsterdam ; New York, NY : Rodopi, 2009 9789042025950 9042025956 (OCoLC)426220930
ISBN 9781441617033 (electronic bk.)
1441617035 (electronic bk.)
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