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Ecologism

an introduction

by Brian Baxter

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Green movement.,
  • Human ecology -- Political aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography and index.

    StatementBrian Baxter.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii,247p. ;
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16328326M
    ISBN 100748611770

      “Ecologism is a very dangerous phenomenon,” warns the Archbishop of Kraków, Marek Jędraszewski, who says that it is “contrary to the Bible” and represents a “return to Engels”. environmentalism (ĕn-vī′rən-mĕn′tl-ĭz′əm, -vī′ərn-) n. 1. Advocacy for or work toward protecting the natural environment from destruction or pollution. 2. The theory that environment rather than heredity is the primary influence on intellectual growth and cultural development. envi′ronmen′talist n. environmentalism.

      "The evolution of the relationship between ecologism and nationalism" published on 15 Dec by Edward Elgar by: 3. Radical environmentalism is a grassroots branch of the larger environmental movement that emerged from an ecocentrism-based frustration with the co-option of mainstream environmentalism. [citation needed As a movement Philosophy. The radical environmental movement aspires to what scholar Christopher Manes calls "a new kind of environmental.

    ecologism Source: A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription. Please subscribe or login to access full text content. If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for. Understanding political ideas and movements The book assesses the degree to which the state and state sovereignty are disappearing in the modern world of 'globalised' politics, economics and culture and new international institutions. Environmentalism and ecologism. Chapter Feminism. Concluding remarks. Glossary of major by: 2.


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Ecologism addresses how we understand nature and the environment and applies this understanding to current sociological approaches. Smith examines how the core questions raised by a green perspective transform the frame of reference for modern : experience of the British Green Party, and green and environmental politics in England.

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Though the terms are often used interchangeably, it is more useful to regard ecologism as a philosophy that believes in a thorough-going root and branch transformation of society, whereas environmentalism believes that dangers to the environment can be tackled within the existing political, economic and Author: Kevin Harrison, Tony Boyd.

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Ecologism is a new star in the ideological firmament. I first encountered the term in Andrew Dobson’s Green Political Thought.¹ He there argued that the position to which he gave the name was sufficiently comprehensive and systematic to count as an ideology and was distinct from other ideologies in crucial embodies ideas and prescriptions which have been formulated over the last.

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