The category of "eco-critics" illustrates that not every scholar is convinced that an environmental ethic
can be derived from Buddhist thought, much less that it is in any way inherently ecological.
The final two essays take Sahni's concerns about the compatibility of environmental ethics
and early Buddhism, and extend those concerns to Daoism.
Analyzing several interpretations of the Agganna Sutta, which are often understood to be a Buddhist account of the origin of the universe and of society (including Gombrich's distinct view that holds it to be a satire on the brahmanical caste system), Sahni argues that although this may be held as true by some Buddhists, the connection between Buddhist cosmogony and Buddhist ethical ideas implicitly available in the Sutta can be explored more deeply and in other ways fertile to the development of environmental ethics
Although not everyone derives environmental ethics
from theology, many people in the U.
This volume is an attempt to present a Christian environmental ethic
and to apply it to a wide range of situations.
Consequently, the thesis of this essay is that interdependence is a foundational principle of environmental ethics
, because not only is interdependence emerging as the principle category within the natural sciences for understanding natural processes, interdependence is also a fundamental category within the world views of humanity's religious traditions, in this essay exemplified by Buddhism and Christianity.
describes and analyzes just this unique power.
Clarke denied an attempt by Center for Biological Diversity, Forest Service Employees for Environmental Ethics
, and Klamath Siskiyou Wildlands Center (collectively "CBD") to halt grazing on the Antelope Allotment in the Fremont-Winema National Forest.
The seminar aims to introduce the Oman Olympic Committee for Sport and Environment, the integration of environmental ethics
and values aACAiaACAiat all levels of sport, the use of sport in the promotion of the sustainable environment and development, the development of sports facilities in accordance with environmental standards, the involvement of high-profile sports personalities in the Sultanate to promote environmental awareness, as well as the integration of the environmental dimension in sports activities and school in various education institutions.
argues that environmental ethics
must begin with our salvation stories, with our "narratives of grace" (4).
Their topics include re-forging a necessary alliance between environmental ethics
and animal welfare, animal needs and commercial needs, a retailer's view, animal welfare as a business priority, improving the welfare of cattle in Brazil, and enlightened agriculture and the new agrarianism.
George Bennett's article examines the principles of green chemistry and its relationship to environmental ethics
found in Abrahamic religions.
The first of an eight-book Great Lakes Series by couple Caleb Bland and Wendy Streit, Skarskantuana is a fusion of Christian and environmental ethics
that will inspire imaginative growth in all young readers.
One may be disappointed, only, that Smith did not lend her talents to an extended study of such important dimensions of environmental ethics
as anthropocentrism, process thought, Indigenous authors, and environmental aesthetics.
can be discussed and applied in relevant angling contexts.