Watersheds 4 : ten cases in environmental ethics

TitleWatersheds 4 : ten cases in environmental ethics
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2006
AuthorsNewton, LH, Dillingham, CK, Choly, J
Edition4th
Paginationxv, 208 p.
PublisherBelmont, CA
Place PublishedAustralia
Publication Languageeng
ISBN NumberISBN: 0534521266; 9780534521264 LCCN: 2004-113469
Accession Number61757842
Call NumberLC: GE42; GE42
KeywordsENVIRONMENTAL , ENVIRONMENTAL ethics , Environmental Sciences , PHILOSOPHY
AbstractThis book presents ten cases in environmental ethics and includes commentary and detailed information to help fuel student discussion.
NotesThomson Wadsworth24 cm.Of greenhouses and freezers, the perils of global climate change -- Genetically modified organisms, the complex difficulties of frankenfood -- Skunked, crisis in the New England fisheries -- The ingenuity of the bugs, combating resistance to antibiotics -- Oil on the rocks, the wreck of the Exxon Valdez -- The extended family, saga of the great apes -- Chlorine sunrise, the beneficent possibilities of a known poison -- Are we the problem? Addressing the new population dilemma -- Fueling the world, what are the alternatives for energy? -- Biological diversity, saving the uniquenesses of the world.Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-203) and index.Watersheds fourLisa H. Newton, Catherine K. Dillingham, Joanne Choly. More Records: Show record informationBook
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