TITLE

Crisis and Environmental Philosophy

AUTHOR(S)
Wolsing, Peter
PUB. DATE
December 2014
SOURCE
Nordicum-Mediterraneum;2014, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A conference paper about environmental philosophy from the viewpoint of environmental crisis is presented. It states that in response to the needs of the increasing population of the world, growing industrial production also resulted in the development of advanced technology that pollutes the nature and the earth. It is stated that environmental consciousness can be seen in theories of environmental ethics, and moral principles are needed for the treatment of the natural environment.
ACCESSION #
96997040

 

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