The Resource Minding nature : the philosophers of ecology, edited by David Macauley

Minding nature : the philosophers of ecology, edited by David Macauley

Label
Minding nature : the philosophers of ecology
Title
Minding nature
Title remainder
the philosophers of ecology
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Macauley
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Philosophers, Henri Bergson once observed, "seem to philosophize as if they were sealed in the privacy of their study and did not live on a planet surrounded by the vast organic world of animals, plants, insects, and protozoa." Providing a solid overview of ecological philosophy and original insights into this developing field, Minding Nature focuses on some of the most influential thinkers who have emphasized our natural relations to the earth, our social creations, and
  • Each other. Combining philosophy, ecology, and political theory, the book critiques and builds upon the ideas of such luminaries as Thomas Hobbes, Martin Heidegger, Ernst Bloch, Hannah Arendt, Herbert Marcuse, Barry Commoner, Rachel Carson, and Jurgen Habermas, among others. Individually, these essays provide new perspectives on major philosophers and social thinkers. Taken together, they shed new light on the relationship between ecology, political economy, and social
  • Theory
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
JA75.8
LC item number
.M55 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Macauley, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Green movement
  • Écologisme
  • Écologisme
  • Green movement
  • Ökologische Bewegung
  • Ökologische Philosophie
  • Ökologische Philosophie
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Ökologische Bewegung
Label
Minding nature : the philosophers of ecology, edited by David Macauley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Merleau-Ponty and the voice of the earth
  • David Abram
  • Hannah Arendt and the politics of place: from earth alienation to Oikos
  • David Macauley
  • Ernst Bloch, natural rights, and the greens
  • John Ely
  • 'The Outcry of mute things': Hans Jonas's imperative of responsibility
  • Lawrence Vogel
  • Domination and utopia: Marcuse's discourse on nature, psyche, and culture
  • Henry T. Blanke
  • Greening philosophy and democratizing ecology
  • Lewis Mumford, the forgotten American environmentalist: an essay in rehabilitation
  • Ramachandra Guha
  • Change and continuity in environmental world-view: the politics of nature in Rachel Carson's Silent spring
  • Yaakov Garb
  • The Commoner-Ehrlich debate: environmentalism and the politics of survival
  • Andrew Feenberg
  • The Problem of nature in Habermas
  • Joel Whitebook
  • Social ecology and social labor: a consideration and critique of Murray Bookchin
  • Alan Rudy and Andrew Light
  • David Macauley
  • Nature as artifact: Thomas Hobbes, the Bible, and modernity
  • Frank Coleman
  • Charles Fourier: proto-red-green
  • Joan Roelofs
  • Martin Heidegger: antinaturalistic critic of technological modernity
  • Michael E. Zimmerman
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 355 pages
Isbn
9781572300590
Lccn
95039862
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33166672
  • (OCoLC)ocm33166672
Label
Minding nature : the philosophers of ecology, edited by David Macauley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Merleau-Ponty and the voice of the earth
  • David Abram
  • Hannah Arendt and the politics of place: from earth alienation to Oikos
  • David Macauley
  • Ernst Bloch, natural rights, and the greens
  • John Ely
  • 'The Outcry of mute things': Hans Jonas's imperative of responsibility
  • Lawrence Vogel
  • Domination and utopia: Marcuse's discourse on nature, psyche, and culture
  • Henry T. Blanke
  • Greening philosophy and democratizing ecology
  • Lewis Mumford, the forgotten American environmentalist: an essay in rehabilitation
  • Ramachandra Guha
  • Change and continuity in environmental world-view: the politics of nature in Rachel Carson's Silent spring
  • Yaakov Garb
  • The Commoner-Ehrlich debate: environmentalism and the politics of survival
  • Andrew Feenberg
  • The Problem of nature in Habermas
  • Joel Whitebook
  • Social ecology and social labor: a consideration and critique of Murray Bookchin
  • Alan Rudy and Andrew Light
  • David Macauley
  • Nature as artifact: Thomas Hobbes, the Bible, and modernity
  • Frank Coleman
  • Charles Fourier: proto-red-green
  • Joan Roelofs
  • Martin Heidegger: antinaturalistic critic of technological modernity
  • Michael E. Zimmerman
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 355 pages
Isbn
9781572300590
Lccn
95039862
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33166672
  • (OCoLC)ocm33166672

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