Environmental ethics
Environmental ethics is the part of environmental philosophy which considers extending the traditional boundaries of ethics from solely including humans to including the non-human world. It exerts inf...
Anthropocentrism
Anthropocentrism (/ˌænθrɵpɵˈsɛntrɪzəm/; from Greek ἄνθρωπος, ánthrōpos, "human being"; and κέντρον, kéntron, "center") is the belief that human beings are the central or most significant species on th...
Deep ecology
Deep ecology is a contemporary ecological and environmental philosophy characterized by its advocacy of the inherent worth of living beings regardless of their instrumental utility to human needs, and...
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Degrowth
Degrowth (in French: décroissance, in Spanish: decrecimiento, in Italian: decrescita) is a political, economic, and social movement based on ecological economics and anti-consumerist and anti-capitali...
Degrowth - Wikipedia
Bioregionalism
Bioregionalism is a political, cultural, and ecological system or set of views based on naturally defined areas called bioregions, similar to ecoregions. Bioregions are defined through physical and en...
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MoPIRG
Missouri Public Interest Research Group (MoPIRG) is a non-profit organization that is part of the state PIRG organizations.MoPIRG began in March, 1971, after students at St. Louis University heard a s...
The One-Straw Revolution
Masanobu Fukuoka (福岡 正信) (2 February 1913 – 16 August 2008) was a Japanese farmer and philosopher celebrated for his natural farming and re-vegetation of desertified lands.He was a proponent of no...
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KAIROS
KAIROS: Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives is a Canadian faith-based ecumenical organization effecting social change through advocacy, education and research programs in: Indigenous Rights, Ecolo...
Conservation movement
The conservation movement, also known as nature conservation, is a political, environmental and a social movement that seeks to protect natural resources including animal, fungus, and plant species as...
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Rights of Nature
Rights of Nature is a tradition of legal and political scholarship advocating legal standing for the natural environment. The rights approach is a break away from traditional environmental regulatory ...
Environmental virtue ethics
Environmental virtue ethics (EVE) is, as the name suggests, a way of approaching environmental ethics through the lens of virtue ethics. It is paradoxically both a very new and a relatively old or est...
Ecopsychology
Ecopsychology studies the relationship between human beings and the natural world through ecological and psychological principles. The field seeks to develop and understand ways of expanding the emoti...
Bambi effect
"The Bambi effect" is a term used anecdotally or in editorial media that refers to objections against the killing of charismatic megafauna (animals that are perceived as "cute" or "adorable", such as ...
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Catholic Earthcare Australia
Catholic Earthcare Australia is an agency of the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference and is the environmental arm of the Catholic Church in Australia. This executive agency of the Bishops' Commissi...
Ecophagy
Ecophagy is a term coined by Robert Freitas that means the literal consumption of an ecosystem. It derives from the Greek "οικος" (oikos) or Late Latin "oeco-", which refers to a "house" or "househol...
Climate justice
Climate justice is generally used as a term for viewing climate change as an ethical issue and considering how its causes and effects relate to concepts of justice, particularly environmental justice ...
Environmental health ethics
Environmental Health Ethics is a field of study that combines environmental health policies and ethical considerationi towards a mutually acceptable goal. Given the myriad of environmental issues faci...
Serge Latouche
Serge Latouche (born January 12, 1940, Vannes) is a French emeritus professor in economy at the University of Paris-Sud. He holds a degree in political sciences, in philosophy and in economy. He is a ...
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Addison Fischer
Addison M. Fischer is an American businessperson in information technology, a venture capital investor, and a philanthropist in the conservation of the environment.
Fischer holds bachelor's and ma...
Environmental Ethics (journal)
Environmental Ethics is a peer-reviewed academic journal covering the study of philosophical aspects of environmental problems. It was established in 1979. The editor-in-chief is Eugene Hargrove and i...
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Gaian Greens
A Gaian is a radical Green who views the ecology of the Earth's biosphere not only as the basis of human moral examples, but of all cognition and even sentience. Advocates of this view claim that sin...
Plant rights
Plant rights are rights to which plants may be entitled. Such issues are often raised in connection with discussions about human rights, animal rights, biocentrism, or sentiocentrism.
On the quest...
Presbyterian Church (USA) Carbon Neutral Resolution
The Presbyterian Church (USA) Carbon Neutral Resolution was a resolution passed at the June, 2006, 217th General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (USA) strongly urging all Presbyterians to 'immedia...
Hans Jonas
Hans Jonas (May 10, 1903 – February 5, 1993) was a German-born philosopher who was, from 1955 to 1976, Alvin Johnson Professor of Philosophy at the New School for Social Research in New York City...
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Environmental stewardship
Environmental stewardship refers to responsible use and protection of the natural environment through conservation and sustainable practices. Aldo Leopold (1887–1948) championed environmental stewards...
North American Model of Wildlife Conservation
The North American Model of Wildlife Conservation is a set of principles that has guided wildlife management and conservation decisions in the United States and Canada. Although not formally articulat...
Christianity and environmentalism
A variety of views exist among different Christians and Christian denominations regarding the correct relationship between Christianity and environmentalism.According to some social science research, ...