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The Resource Being human : ethics, environment, and our place in the world, Anna L. Peterson

Being human : ethics, environment, and our place in the world, Anna L. Peterson

Label
Being human : ethics, environment, and our place in the world
Title
Being human
Title remainder
ethics, environment, and our place in the world
Statement of responsibility
Anna L. Peterson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This text examines the complex connections among conceptions of human nature, attitudes toward non-human nature, and ethics. Peterson proposes an 'ethical anthropology' that examines how ideas of nature and humanity are bound together in ways that shape the very foundations of cultures
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peterson, Anna Lisa
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethics
  • Environmental ethics
  • Morale
  • Éthique de l'environnement
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Environmental ethics
  • Ethics
  • Milieuethiek
  • Umweltethik
Label
Being human : ethics, environment, and our place in the world, Anna L. Peterson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-286) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Not of the world: human exceptionalism in Western tradition -- The social construction of nature and human nature -- The relational self: Asian views of nature and human nature -- Person and nature in native american worldviews -- Relationships, stories, and feminist ethics -- Evolution, ecology, and ethics -- In and of the world: toward a chastened constructionist anthropology -- Different natures
Control code
ocm55896736
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 289 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520226548
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9780520226555
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt11rv
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55896736
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Being human : ethics, environment, and our place in the world, Anna L. Peterson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-286) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Not of the world: human exceptionalism in Western tradition -- The social construction of nature and human nature -- The relational self: Asian views of nature and human nature -- Person and nature in native american worldviews -- Relationships, stories, and feminist ethics -- Evolution, ecology, and ethics -- In and of the world: toward a chastened constructionist anthropology -- Different natures
Control code
ocm55896736
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 289 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520226548
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9780520226555
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt11rv
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55896736
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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