David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Environmental Ethics 30 (1):21-36 (2008)
Environmental artworks are not an aesthetic affront against nature because the aesthetic qualities of artworks are to some extent a function of other sorts of qualities, such as moral, social, or ecological qualities. By appealing to a new ecological paradigm, we can characterize environmental artworks as anthropogenic disturbances and evaluate them accordingly. Andrew Light’s model of ecological citizenship emphasizes public participation in ecological restoration projects, which are very similar to environmental artworks. Participation in the creation, appreciation, and criticism of environmental art can count as a form of ecological citizenship when these practices provoke public deliberation about environmental and other community-regarding values
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Emily Brady (2011). The Ugly Truth: Negative Aesthetics and Environment. Royal Institute of Philosophy Supplement 69:83-99.
Similar books and articles
Mark J. Smith (2008). Environment and Citizenship: Integrating Justice, Responsibility and Civic Engagement. Distributed in the Usa Exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan.
Andrew Dobson (2003). Citizenship and the Environment. Oxford University Press.
Emily Brady (2007). Aesthetic Regard for Nature in Environmental and Land Art. Ethics, Place and Environment 10 (3):287 – 300.
Kevin de Laplante (2004). Environmental Alchemy: How to Turn Ecological Science Into Ecological Philosophy. Environmental Ethics 26 (4):361-380.
Robert V. Bartlett (1986). Ecological Rationality: Reason and Environmental Policy. Environmental Ethics 8 (3):221-239.
Max Oelschlaeger (2007). Ecological Restoration, Aldo Leopold, and Beauty. Environmental Philosophy 4 (1/2):149-161.
Vinay Lal (2000). Gandhi and the Ecological Vision of Life. Environmental Ethics 22 (2):149-168.
Bryan G. Norton (2008). Beyond Positivist Ecology: Toward an Integrated Ecological Ethics. Science and Engineering Ethics 14 (4):581-592.
Don E. Marietta Jr (1979). The Interrelationship of Ecological Science and Environmental Ethics. Environmental Ethics 1 (3):195-207.
David Schlosberg (2007). Defining Environmental Justice: Theories, Movements, and Nature. OUP Oxford.
Lisa Kretz (2013). Hope in Environmental Philosophy. Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics 26 (5):925-944.
Michael Bell (2011). An Invitation to Environmental Sociology. Pine Forge Press.
Darren Domsky (2006). The Inadequacy of Callicott's Ecological Communitarianism. Environmental Ethics 28 (4):395-412.
Neil Carter (2007). The Politics of the Environment: Ideas, Activism, Policy. Cambridge University Press.
Added to index2011-01-09
Total downloads6 ( #207,849 of 1,102,628 )
Recent downloads (6 months)3 ( #121,188 of 1,102,628 )
How can I increase my downloads?