Reynolds, Martin; Blackmore, Chris and Smith, Mark
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The Environmental Responsibility Reader is a definitive collection of classic and contemporary environmental works that offers a comprehensive overview of the issues involved in environmental responsibility, steering the reader through each development in thought with a unifying and expert editorial voice.
This essential text expertly explores seemingly intractable modern-day environmental dilemmas - including climate change, fossil fuel consumption, fresh water quality, industrial pollution, habitat destruction, and biodiversity loss. Starting with "Silent Spring" and moving through to more recent works the book draws on contemporary ideas of environmental ethics, corporate social responsibility, ecological justice, fair trade, global citizenship, and the connections between environmental and social justice; configuring these ideas into practical notions for responsible action with a unique global and integral focus on responsibility.
|Item Type:||Book Chapter|
|Copyright Holders:||2009 Zed Books and The Open University|
|Keywords:||environmental responsibility; climate change; fossil fuel consumption; fresh water quality; industrial pollution; environmental ethics; corporate social responsibility; ecological justice; fair trade; global citizenship; habitat destruction; biodiversity loss|
|Academic Unit/Department:||Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Engineering and Innovation
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Politics, Economics, Development, Geography
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
|Interdisciplinary Research Centre:||Innovation, Knowledge & Development research centre (IKD)
Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
|Depositing User:||Martin Reynolds|
|Date Deposited:||08 Oct 2009 11:06|
|Last Modified:||05 Aug 2016 16:55|
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