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Explores how continental philosophy can tell environmental ethics.

This groundbreaking assortment explores the intersection of phenomenology with environmental philosophy. It examines the relevance of Husserl, Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty, and Levinas for pondering throughout the philosophical dilemmas raised by means of environmental matters, after which proposes new phenomenological techniques to the flora and fauna. The individuals display phenomenology's have to have interaction in an ecological self-evaluation and to root out anthropomorphic assumptions embedded in its personal technique. Calling for a reexamination of ideals primary to the Western philosophical culture, this publication shifts formerly marginalized environmental matters to the vanguard and blazes a path for a brand new collaboration among phenomenologists and ecologically-minded theorists.

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