The first full biography of W. H. H. Murray (1849-1904), a Boston preacher often described as the father of the American outdoor movement and the modern vacation.
Drawing on the thought of novelist and cultural critic Daniel Quinn, argues it is not too late to free ourselves from a culture in which we are compelled to destroy the world, one another, and even ourselves.
Explores the duality between humans and Earth through a focus on the economic system changes that began with grain agriculture and has now reached its apogee in global capitalism.
Engages and extends the feminist philosopher Lorraine Code’s groundbreaking work on epistemology and ethics.
Follows Alexander von Humboldt and Aimé Bonpland as they travel together in South America and then go their separate ways, in the process illustrating two very different ways of understanding humanity's place in the natural world.
Explores how humans and wildlife such as wolves can cohabit with mutual respect in the same territories.
Evaluates religious naturalists’ attempts to find a middle path between supernaturalism and atheistic secularism, and explores naturalistic, theistic, and panpsychist solutions.
Pioneering essays that demonstrate the significance of the seasons for philosophy, environmental thought, anthropology, cultural studies, aesthetics, poetics, and literary criticism.
Explores the cultural politics of garbage in contemporary global society.
Proposes a nonanthropocentric reassessment of key themes and approaches in environmental philosophy
Offers an interdisciplinary investigation of affectivity in various forms of life.
Wide-ranging critique of the epistemological and ethical assumptions that underlie contemporary debates concerning climate change.
Illustrates how the notion of an ecological society remains a decisively political question.
Explores why past generations of radical ecological and social justice scholarship have been ineffective, and considers the work of a new wave of scholarship that aims to reinvent the radical project and combat injustice.
Examines the role of plants in botanical mythology, from Aboriginal Australia to Zoroastrian Persia.
The first scholarly book to address Korean geomancy through an interdisciplinary lens.
Examines religious communities as advocates of environmental stewardship and sustainable agriculture practices.
Addresses Ming Dynasty philosopher Wang Fuzhi’s neo-Confucianism from the perspective of contemporary ecological humanism.
Presents the process theistic thought of Whitehead as a third alternative between classical theism and religious skepticism.
Engages the global ecological crisis through a radical rethinking of what it means to inhabit the earth.
Presents integral approaches to ecology that cross the boundaries of the humanities, social sciences, and biophysical sciences.
Explores the evolution of Heidegger’s thinking about nature and its relevance for environmental ethics.
An original and insightful account of nature and our place in it from one of France's preeminent historians of philosophy.
Articulates the fundamental importance of ontology to Hans Jonas’s environmental ethics.
Essays exploring a rich intersection between phenomenology and idealism with contemporary relevance.
A rich hermeneutic account of the way virtue is understood and developed.
Expanded new edition of a classic examination of the psychological roots of our ecological crisis.
Comprehensive overview of key theoretical approaches and issues in the field.
Exploration of Alfred North Whitehead's influence on Maurice Merleau-Ponty's ontology of nature.
Explores the ancient and perennial notion of the four elements as environmental ideas.
Looks at how ecotheology has created a new vision of the natural world and the place of humans within it.
Uses the concept of "worldmaking" to provide an introduction to American Indian philosophy.
Provides a critique of reason, demanding that we take greater responsibility for nature and other people.
Looks at Augustine’s theology in light of environmental concerns.
Examines the significance of animal environments in contemporary continental thought.
How a religion based on the sacredness of nature deals with the problem of evil.
Collected essays present Weston’s pragmatic environmental philosophy, calling for reconstruction and imagination rather than deconstruction and analysis.
Introduction to Gregory Bateson’s unique perspective on the relationship of humanity to the natural world.
Leading scholars explore the full range and current significance of Carson’s work.
A philosophical exploration of the problematic nature of the disposable.
A new translation of one of Maeterlinck’s four great nature essays.
A groundbreaking exploration of Heidegger and embodiment, from which a radical ethical perspective emerges.
Connects the work of Merleau-Ponty to environmental studies.
Explores how humans can take the lives of animals and plants while maintaining a proper respect both for ecosystems and for those who live in them.
A critical introduction to Hegel's metaphysics and philosophy of nature.
Argues for a renewed vision of the cosmos based on the centrality of the human encounter with the sacred.
Schelling's first systematic attempt to articulate a complete philosophy of nature.
A comprehensive look at how John Dewey's ethics can inform environmental issues.
A bold and original work in ecocosmology and metaphysics.
Seeks to redraw the boundaries between the fields of geology and environmental philosophy.
Explores how continental philosophy can inform environmental ethics.
Based on an ecologically inspired wordview, defends ethics against skepticism and irrealism.
Utilizes Heidegger in rethinking common environmental paradigms.
Explores the idea of human and natural kinds, pursuing an ethics of the earth responsive to social, political, and environmental issues.
An environmental philosophy of the contemporary city, this book develops a theory of good urban growth involving both the physical and cultural dimensions of city life.
Provides a set of normative measure sto assess the value of nature and proposes the new discipline of foundational ecology as a response to environmental crisis.
Controversies in Environmental Policy presents comprehensive analyses of the politics surrounding decision-making on such environmental issues as land use, toxic waste management, new federalism, and ...