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  1. Charles J. List (2005). The Virtues of Wild Leisure. Environmental Ethics 27 (4):355-373.
    The land ethic of Aldo Leopold has increasingly received attention as an example of an environmental virtue ethic. However, an important remaining question is how to cultivate and transmit environmental virtues. The answer to this question can be found in the pursuit of wild leisure. The classical view of leisure primarily as articulated in Aristotle’s Politics provides a good starting point for an examination of wild leisure. Leopold thought wild leisure was important and associated it with his land ethic. Leopold’s (...)
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  2. Charles J. List (1997). Is Hunting a Right Thing? Environmental Ethics 19 (4):405-416.
    I argue that sport hunting is a right thing according to Leopold’s land ethic. First, I argue that what Leopold means by a “thing” (“A thing is right . . .”) is not a human action, as is generally assumed, but rather a practice of conservation that is an activity connecting humans to the land. Such an “outdoor” activity emphasizes internal rewards and the achievement of excellence according to standards which at least partially define the activity. To say that hunting (...)
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  3. Charles J. List (1997). On Angling as an Act of Cruelty. Environmental Ethics 19 (3):333-334.
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  4. Charles J. List (1990). Library Research Guide to Philosophy. Pierian Press.
     
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