Environmental Ethics Research Paper by The Research Group

Environmental Ethics
An analysis of the environmental ethics movement.
# 70871 | 3,450 words | 9 sources | MLA | 2005 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2005 in Environmental Studies (General) , Ethics (General)

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This paper analyzes the environmental ethics movement. It considers ethics in general and then explores all of the considerations surrounding the field of environmental ethics. The paper explores the concept of the environment and man's place in relation to other organisms and various environmental ethical constructs. The author concludes that a pragmatic approach that recognizes the relative intrinsic value of organisms and considers their inter-relatedness is the best method.

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"What exactly is man's responsibility to the environment. When deliberating on whether to take an action that benefits human beings but harms nature or natural organisms what kind of moral calculus must be undertaken to reach a decision. These are the questions ...."

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