Table of contents for Environmental ethics : what really matters, what really works / [edited by] David Schmidtz, Elizabeth Willott.


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Preface
Rules, Principles, and Integrity: A General Introduction
PART I. WHAT REALLY MATTERS? ESSAYS ON VALUE IN NATURE
Chapter 1. Where We Are and How We Got Here: The Roots of Crisis
1-1. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: Guilt
1-2. Lynn White, Jr., Historical Roots of Our Ecological Crisis
1-3. J. Baird Callicott Environmental Philosophy Is Environmental Activism: The Most Radical and Effective Kind
* 1-4. Shepard Krech, Pleistocene Extinctions
1-5. Howard F. Lyman with Glen Merzer, Mad Cowboy: The Cattle Rancher Who Won't Eat Meat
* 1-6. Michael Pollan, Agricultural Contradictions of Obesity
* 1-7. Bill McKibben, Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future
Chapter 2. Respect for Nature
2-1a. Introduction: The Last Man and the Search for Objective Value
2-1b. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: Respect for Animals
2-2. Peter Singer, All Animals Are Equal
2-3. Mark Sagoff, Animal Liberation and Environmental Ethics: Bad Marriage, Quick Divorce
2-4. Holmes Rolston III, Values in and Duties to the Natural World
2-5. Ian Whyte, The Elephant Management Dilemma
2-6. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: Respect for Life
2-7. Christopher D. Stone, Should Trees Have Standing
2-8. Gary Varner, Biocentric Individualism
2-9. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: Equal Respect
2-10. Paul W. Taylor, The Ethics of Respect for Nature
2-11. David Schmidtz, Are All Species Equal?
Chapter 3. Holistic Ethics
3-1. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: The Land
3-2. Aldo Leopold, The Land Ethic
* 3-3. Arne Naess, The Shallow and the Deep, Long-Range Ecology Movement: A Summary
3-4. Elliott Sober, Philosophical Problems for Environmentalism
3-5. Ramachandra Guha, Radical American Environmentalism and Wilderness Preservation: A Third World Critique
Chapter 4. Ecofeminism
4-1. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: Three Models of Oppression
4-2. Kristen Hessler and Elizabeth Willott, Feminism and Ecofeminism
4-3. Karen J. Warren, The Power and the Promise of Ecological Feminism
* 4-4. Greta Gaard and Lori Gruen, Ecofeminism: Global Justice and Planetary Health
4-5. Gita Sen, Women, Poverty, and Population: Issues for the Concerned Environmentalist
4-6. V. Rukmini Rao, Women Farmers of India's Deccan Plateau
Chapter 5. Environmental Justice
5-1. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: Justice to Win
* 5-2. Kristin Shrader-Frechette, Environmental Justice: Creating Equality, Reclaiming Democracy
* 5-3. Vandana Shiva, Water Wars: Privatization, Pollution, and Profit
5-4. David Schmidtz, Natural Enemies: An Anatomy of Environmental Conflict
Chapter 6. How Wild Does Nature Have to Be?
6-1. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: An Allegory
* 6-2. John Muir, Hetch Hetchy Valley
6-3. Martin H. Krieger, What's Wrong with Plastic Trees?
* 6-4. Elizabeth Willott, Restoring Nature, Without Mosquitoes?
* 6-5. David Pitcher and Jennifer Welchman, Can an Environmental Paradise be Regained? The Hetch Hetchy Valley Question
Chapter 7. Finding Our Place in Nature
7-1. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: Dominating Nature
* 7-2. Val Plumwood, Being Prey
7-3. Freya Mathews, Letting the World Grow Old: An Ethos of Countermodernity
* 7-4. Michelle Nijhuis, Bonfire of the Superweeds
7-5a. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: Learning to Belong
* 7-5. Ronald Sandler, Environmental Virtue Ethics
7-6. Thomas E. Hill Jr., Ideals of Human Excellence and Preserving Natural Environments
7-7. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: The Simple Life"
7-8. Mark Sagoff, Do We Consume Too Much?
* 7-9. Joshua Colt Gambrel and Philip Cafaro, The Virtue of Simplicity
* 7-10. Paul Schwennesen, On the Ethics of Ranching
PART II. WHAT REALLY WORKS? ESSAYS ON HUMAN ECOLOGY
Chapter 8. Weighing Our Options
8-1. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: Optimal Pollution
8-2. Steven Kelman, Cost-Benefit Analysis: An Ethical Critique
8-3. Andrew Brennan, Moral Pluralism and the Environment
* 8-4. Martha Nussbaum, The Costs of Tragedy: Some Moral Limits of Cost-Benefit Analysis
8-5. David Schmidtz, A Place for Cost-Benefit Analysis
Chapter 9. Sustainability
9-1. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: The Logic of the Commons
9-2. Garrett Hardin, The Tragedy of the Commons
9-3. David Schmidtz, The Institution of Property
* 9-4. Carol M. Rose, Liberty, Property, Environmentalism
* 9-5. Dan C. Shahar, Free-Market Environmentalism pace Environmentalism?
Chapter 10. What It Takes to Preserve Wilderness
10-1. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: South Africa
10-2. David Schmidtz, When Preservationism Doesn't Preserve
* 10-3. David Schmidtz and Elizabeth Willott, Reinventing the Commons: An African Case Study
* 10-4. Lynn Scarlett, Choices, Consequences, and Cooperative Conservation
Chapter 11. Overpopulation and What to Do About It
11-1. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: The Population Bomb
11-2. Peter Singer, Famine, Affluence, and Morality
11-3. Garrett Hardin, Living on a Lifeboat
11-4. Holmes Rolston, III, Feeding People Versus Saving Nature
11-5. Henry Shue, Global Environment and International Inequality
11-6. Elizabeth Willott, Recent Population Trends
Chapter 12. Climate Change and What to Do About It
12-1. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: Handing Down a Warmer World
* 12-2. Dale Jamieson, Ethics, Public Policy, and Global Warming
* 12-3. Stephen Gardiner, A Perfect Moral Storm: Climate Change, Intergenerational Ethics and the Problem of Corruption
* 12-4. Andrew Light, Climate Ethics for Climate Action
* 12-5. John Christy, Testimony, U.S. House Ways and Means Committee
Chapter 13. Cities and What to Do About Them
13-1. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: Taking Scarcity Seriously
13-2. Jessica Woolliams, Designing Cities and Buildings as if They Were Ethical Choices
13-3. Lynn Scarlett, Making Waste Management Pay
13-4. Robert Glennon, Unquenchable: America's Water Crisis and What to Do About It
* 13-5. Garland Cox, Energy
* 13-6. Tom Fournier, Air Pollution Abatement Strategies
Chapter 14. Technology and What to Do About It
14-1. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: Innovation and Risk Management
* 14-2. Gary Comstock, Ethics and Genetically Modified Foods
* 14-3. Paul Thompson and William Hannah, Novel and Normal Risk: Where Does Nanotechnology Fit In?
* 14-4. Joshua Colt Gambrel, Virtue Theory and Genetically Modified Crops
Chapter 15. Environmentalism in Practice
15-1. Questions for Reflection and Discussion: The Ethics of Confrontation
15-2. Bryan G. Norton, The Environmentalists' Dilemma: Dollars and Sand Dollars
15-3. Bryan G. Norton, Fragile Freedoms
15-4. Paul Watson, Tora! Tora! Tora!
15-5. Kate Rawles, The Missing Shade of Green
15-6. Andrew Light, Taking Environmental Ethics Public



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Environmental ethics.