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Published: 13 February 2019

160 Pages | 6 black and white images

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198797166

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Environmental Ethics: A Very Short Introduction

Robin Attfield

Very Short Introductions

  • Explains the origins of environmental ethics as a field
  • Explores the ethics of key issues today, such as climate change, species and habitat loss, and pollution
  • Relates real life environmental judgements to prevailing ethical theories
  • Considers the relationship between debates on sustainability and UN Sustainable Development Goals, and shows how discussions about the environmental role of religion can issue in a constructive form of responsible stewardship
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - millions of copies sold worldwide