This work traces the development of an ethical policy that is not centred on human beings. It argues that nature is worthy of direct moral consideration and examines the theoretical and philosophical problems with this idea.Despite its title, this essay is not a full-fledged defense of the treatment of animals by the industrial, scientific, and agricultural communities. Written for a national conference on aquot;Business, Ethics, and the Environmentaquot; held at the Center foranbsp;...
|Title||:||Nature as Subject|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield - 1997|