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  1. Alastair S. Gunn (2008). Buddhism and Environmental Ethics in Context. Centre for Civilisational Dialogue, University of Malaya.score: 918.0
     
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  2. Erika J. Techera (ed.) (2010). Environmental Law, Ethics, and Governance. Inter-Disciplinary Press.score: 918.0
     
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  3. Michael Getzner, Clive L. Spash & Sigrid Stagl (eds.) (2005). Alternatives for Environmental Valuation. Routledge.score: 843.0
    How can we value the environment, this is the crucial issue that this book debates. The critical analyses carried out within the book by such figures as Nick Hanley and Jonathan Aldred are vital to ensuring that future economic growth is not achieved at the expense of our environment.
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  4. Thomas H. Russ (2010). Sustainability and Design Ethics. Taylor & Francis.score: 793.0
     
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  5. Bstan-ʼ & Dzin-Rgya-Mtsho (2007). His Holiness the Xiv Dalai Lama on Environment: Collected Statements. Environment and Development Desk, Dept. Of Information and International Relations, Central Tibetan Administration.score: 768.0
  6. Bstan-ʼdzin-Rgya-Mtsho (2007). His Holiness the Xiv Dalai Lama on Environment: Collected Statements. Environment and Development Desk, Dept. Of Information and International Relations, Central Tibetan Administration.score: 768.0
     
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  7. José María G. Gómez-Heras (2010). En Armonía Con la Naturaleza: Reconstrucción Medioambiental de la Filosofía. Biblioteca Nueva.score: 768.0
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  8. Anton Yu Struchkov (1992). Nature Protection as Moral Duty: The Ethical Trend in the Russian Conservation Movement. [REVIEW] Journal of the History of Biology 25 (3):413 - 428.score: 564.0
    Shortly after the October Revolution, Semenov-Tian-Shanskii prophetically remarked that voices in defense of nature in Russia under the new regime might be nothing more than “miserable voices crying in the wilderness.”52 Alas, this turned out to be all too true: by the end of the 1930s the voices of the aestheticethical approach had become silent in the wilderness of “socialist construction.”Nevertheless, I would not like to conclude my talk on this mournful note. Instead I would like to emphasize that, although (...)
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  9. Donald A. Brown (2013). Climate Change Ethics: Navigating the Perfect Moral Storm. Routledge.score: 561.6
    Part 1. Introduction -- Introduction: Navigating the Perfect Moral Storm in Light of a Thirty-Five Year Debate -- Thirty-Five Year Climate Change Policy Debate -- Part 2. Priority Ethical Issues -- Ethical Problems with Cost Arguments -- Ethics and Scientific Uncertainty Arguments -- Atmospheric Targets -- Allocating National Emissions Targets -- Climate Change Damages and Adaptation Costs -- Obligations of Sub-national Governments, Organizations, Businesses, and Individuals -- Independent Responsibility to Act -- Part 3. The Crucial Role of (...)
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  10. Ben A. Minteer (ed.) (2009). Nature in Common?: Environmental Ethics and the Contested Foundations of Environmental Policy. Temple University Press.score: 525.6
    This important book brings together leading environmental thinkers to debate a central conflict within environmental philosophy: Should we appreciate nature ...
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  11. Richard J. Chacon & Ruben G. Mendoza (eds.) (2012). The Ethics of Anthropology and Amerindian Research: Reporting on Environmental Degradation and Warfare. Springer.score: 525.6
    This work documents the ethical dilemmas faced by anthropologists and researchers in general when investigating Amerindian communities.
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  12. Michael S. Northcott (2007). A Moral Climate: The Ethics of Global Warming. Orbis Books.score: 525.6
    Message from the planet -- When prophecy fails -- Energy and empire -- Climate economics -- Ethical emissions -- Dwelling in the light -- Mobility and pilgrimage -- Faithful feasting -- Remembering in time.
     
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  13. Midori Kagawa-Fox (2012). The Ethics of Japan's Global Environmental Policy: The Conflict Between Principles and Practice. Routledge.score: 513.6
     
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  14. Holmes Rolston (1989). Philosophy Gone Wild: Environmental Ethics. Prometheus Books.score: 513.6
     
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  15. Holmes Rolston (1986). Philosophy Gone Wild: Essays in Environmental Ethics. Prometheus Books.score: 513.6
     
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  16. Robert Traer (2012). Doing Environmental Ethics. Westview Press.score: 513.6
     
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  17. Jessica Pierce (2004). The Ethics of Environmentally Responsible Health Care. Oxford University Press.score: 497.6
    This book shows how environmental decline relates to human health and to health care practices in the U.S. and other industrialized countries. It outlines the environmental trends that will strongly affect health, and challenges us to see the connections between ways of practicing medicine and the very environmental problems that damage ecosystems and make people sick. In addition to philosophical analysis of the converging values of bioethics and envrionmental ethics, the book offers case studies as well as (...)
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  18. Bernice Bovenkerk & Franck L. B. Meijboom (2012). The Moral Status of Fish. The Importance and Limitations of a Fundamental Discussion for Practical Ethical Questions in Fish Farming. Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics 25 (6):843-860.score: 480.0
    As the world population is growing and government directives tell us to consume more fatty acids, the demand for fish is increasing. Due to declines in wild fish populations, we have come to rely more and more on aquaculture. Despite rapid expansion of aquaculture, this sector is still in a relatively early developmental stage. This means that this sector can still be steered in a favorable direction, which requires discussion about sustainability. If we want to avoid similar problems to the (...)
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  19. Daniel Gregorowius, Petra Lindemann-Matthies & Markus Huppenbauer (2012). Ethical Discourse on the Use of Genetically Modified Crops: A Review of Academic Publications in the Fields of Ecology and Environmental Ethics. [REVIEW] Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics 25 (3):265-293.score: 468.8
    The use of genetically modified plants in agriculture (GM crops) is controversially discussed in academic publications. Important issues are whether the release of GM crops is beneficial or harmful for the environment and therefore acceptable, and whether the modification of plants is ethically permissible per se . This study provides a comprehensive overview of the moral reasoning on the use of GM crops expressed in academic publications from 1975 to 2008. Environmental ethical aspects in the publications (...)
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  20. Robert Audi (2009). Business Ethics and Ethical Business. Oxford University Press.score: 453.6
  21. J. Poesche (2002). Agile Manufacturing Strategy and Business Ethics. Journal of Business Ethics 38 (4):307 - 326.score: 452.0
    Evolving manufacturing management strategies pose changing business ethical challenges to the companies and society. The evolution is not one that continuously improves the business ethical performance, some aspects improve it and some other are detrimental. This paper explores the business ethical implications of the evolution of manufacturing management starting at the pre-industrial workshops until the introduction of agile manufacturing based on business ethical criteria drawn from business ethics (applied moral theory) and environmental law.
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  22. Lieske Voget-Kleschin & Konrad Ott (2013). Introduction to the Special Issue of the Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics on Ethical Aspects of Large-Scale Land Acquisition in Developing Countries. Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics 26 (6):1059-1064.score: 447.0
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  23. Vasil Gluchman (2013). Pious Aspects in the Ethical and Moral Views of Matthias Bel. History of European Ideas 39 (6):776-790.score: 441.0
    Summary The author of the paper studies the ethical views of Matthias Bel expressed in his Preface to Johann Arndt's treatise and in Davidian-Solomonian Ethics, which contain a critique of false Christianity and ancient (especially Aristotle's) ethics. Bel refuses any philosophical ethics based on human nature, since man, in his very essence, is sinful and vicious. This leads to the general moral downfall of the young and mankind. He only recognises ethics whose source and the highest good is (...)
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  24. Debika Saha (2007). The Ethical Aspects of Environmental Issues. The Proceedings of the Twenty-First World Congress of Philosophy 1:187-192.score: 441.0
    Environmental debates are frequent nowadays. It is a common trend to seek the solutions of these issues in the fields of science and technology. There are at least two main arguments in support of this view. The first is that science provides objective answers that are based on fact. And the second is that the ecological threat that confronts us can only be measured with the help of advanced technology. The present paper tries to show that although science and (...)
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  25. Dale Jamieson (2002). Morality's Progress: Essays on Humans, Other Animals, and the Rest of Nature. Oxford University Press.score: 437.6
    The twenty-two papers here are invigoratingly diverse, but together tell a unified story about various aspects of the morality of our relationships to animals and to nature.
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  26. Michael S. Northcott (1996). The Environment and Christian Ethics. Cambridge University Press.score: 437.6
    This book is about the extent, origins and causes of the environmental crisis. Dr Northcott argues that Christianity has lost the biblical awareness of the inter-connectedness of all life. He shows how Christian theologians and believers might recover a more ecologically friendly belief system and life style. The author provides an important corrective to secular approaches to environmental ethics, including utilitarian individualism, animal rights theories and deep ecology. He contends that neither the stewardship tradition, nor the panentheist or (...)
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  27. William Ernest Barton (1966). The Moral Challenge of Communism: Some Ethical Aspects of Marxist-Leninist Society. London, Friends Home Service Committee.score: 429.0
     
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  28. J. Arlebrink (1997). The Moral Roots of Prenatal Diagnosis. Ethical Aspects of the Early Introduction and Presentation of Prenatal Diagnosis in Sweden. Journal of Medical Ethics 23 (4):260-261.score: 426.0
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  29. Gary Duhon (2008). An Uncomfortable Refusal Pp. 15-15 HTML Version | PDF Version (78k) Subject Headings: Premature Infants -- Medical Care -- Moral and Ethical Aspects. Commentary. [REVIEW] Hastings Center Report 38 (5):pp. 15-16.score: 423.0
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  30. John Cairns Jr (2003). Reparations for Environmental Degradation and Species Extinction: A Moral and Ethical Imperative for Human Society. Ethics in Science and Environmental Politics 3:25-32.score: 423.0
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  31. Mark Lampe, Seth R. Ellis & Cherie K. Drummond (forthcoming). What Companies Are Doing to Meet Environmental Protection Responsibilities: Balancing Legal, Ethical, and Profit Concerns. Proceedings of the International Association for Business and Society.score: 423.0
     
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  32. K. S. Shrader-Frechette (1989). Ecological Theories and Ethical Imperatives: Can Ecology Provide a Scientific Justification for the Ethics of Environmental Protection. In William R. Shea & Beat Sitter-Liver (eds.), Scientists and Their Responsibility. Watson Pub. International. 73--104.score: 423.0
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  33. Kevin Gibson (2007). Ethics and Business: An Introduction. Cambridge University Press.score: 417.6
    In this lively undergraduate textbook, Kevin Gibson explores the relationship between ethics and the world of business, and how we can serve the interests of both. He builds a philosophical groundwork that can be applied to a wide range of issues in ethics and business, and shows readers how to assess dilemmas critically and work to resolve them on a principled basis. Using case studies drawn from around the world, he examines topics including stakeholder responsibilities, sustainability, corporate social responsibility, and (...)
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  34. Jōrj Sakhar̲iya (2010). Alternatives Unincorporated: Earth Ethics From the Grassroots. Equinox Pub..score: 413.6
     
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  35. Peter G. Stone (ed.) (2011). Cultural Heritage, Ethics and the Military. Boydell Press.score: 413.6
    Faced with this divergence of views, the studies in this book therefore focus on the broader issue of whether archaeologists and other cultural heritage experts should ever work with the military, and if so, under what guidelines and ...
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  36. B. G. Gazzard (1992). AIDS a Moral Issue -- Ethical, Legal and Social Aspects. Journal of Medical Ethics 18 (1):51-52.score: 408.0
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  37. Richard Hull, Philosophical, Ethical, and Moral Aspects of Health Care Rationing: A Review of Daniel Callahan's Setting Limits. [REVIEW]score: 408.0
    My assigned task in today’s colloquium is to review philosophers’ perspectives on the broad question of whether health care rationing ought to target the elderly. This is a revolutionary question, particularly in a society that is so sensitive to apparent discrimination, and the question must be approached carefully if it is to be successfully dealt with. Three subordinate questions attend this one and must be addressed in the course of answering it. The first such question has to do with (...)
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  38. Former Welfare Mother (2003). Adamson, Joni, Evans, Mei Mei and Stein, Rachel (Eds)(2002) The Environmental Justice Reader: The Politics and Poetics of Pedagogy, Tucson, AZ: University of Arizona Press. Bailey, Britt and Lappe, Marc (Eds)(2002) Engineering the Farm: Ethical and Social Aspects of Agricultural Biotechnology, Washington, DC: Island Press. [REVIEW] Ethics, Place and Environment 6 (1):93.score: 408.0
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  39. Robin Attfield & Barry Wilkins (eds.) (1992). International Justice and the Third World: Studies in the Philosophy of Development. Routledge.score: 405.6
    International Justice and the Third World examines the conceptual and ethical issues surrounding the idea of development. The contributors forcefully contest the view that there is no such thing as justice beween societies of unequal power, and no obligation to assist poor people in distant countries. While attentive to and explicatory of the presuppositions adhering to development models, Liberal and Marxist approaches to universal responsibilities are forwarded and these approaches' ability to manage global issues of equity are weighed.
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  40. S. M. van Geelen, L. L. E. Bolt & M. J. H. van Summeren (2010). Moral Aspects of Bariatric Surgery for Obese Children and Adolescents: The Urgent Need for Empirical-Ethical Research. American Journal of Bioethics 10 (12):30-32.score: 405.0
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  41. Katica Knezović (2008). Plants Species Protection And'Moral Status' of Plants-an Ethical Inquiry. Disputatio Philosophica 10 (1):25-42.score: 405.0
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  42. Richard Karl Payne (ed.) (2010). How Much is Enough?: Buddhism, Consumerism, and the Human Environment. Wisdom Publications.score: 393.6
    "In this book, the effects of our own decisions and actions on the human environment are examined from several different perspectives, all informed Buddhist thought.
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  43. Charles Birch (1981). The Liberation of Life: From the Cell to the Community. Cambridge University Press.score: 393.6
    This book is about the liberation of the concept of life from the bondage fashioned by the interpreters of life ever since biology began, and about the liberation of the life of humans and non-humans alike from the bondage of social structures and behaviour, which now threatens the fullness of life's possibilities if not survival itself. It falls into a tradition of writings about human problems from a perspective informed by biology. It rejects the mechanistic model of life dominant in (...)
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  44. Charles Birch (1993). Regaining Compassion for Humanity and Nature. Chalice Press.score: 393.6
     
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  45. Feng Lu (2011). Ke Ji, Zi You Yu Zi Ran: Ke Ji Lun Li Yu Huan Jing Lun Li Qian Yan Wen Ti Yan Jiu. Zhongguo Huan Jing Ke Xue Chu Ban She.score: 393.6
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  46. Ian McCallum (2005). Ecological Intelligence: Rediscovering Ourselves in Nature. Africa Geographic.score: 393.6
  47. Gabriel Wolf Oselka & Reinaldo Ayer de Oliveira (eds.) (2005). Doente Terminal, Destino de Pré-Embriões, Clonagem, Meio Ambiente. Conselho Regional de Medicina Do Estado de São Paulo.score: 393.6
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  48. Yi-fu Tuan (1993/1995). Passing Strange and Wonderful: Aesthetics, Nature, and Culture. Kodansha International.score: 393.6
     
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  49. Christoph Baumgartner (2006). Exclusion by Inclusion? On Difficulties with Regard to an Effective Ethical Assessment of Patenting in the Field of Agricultural Bio-Technology. Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics 19 (6):521-539.score: 391.0
    In order to take ethical considerations of patenting biological material into account, the so-called “ordre public or morality clause” was implemented as Article 6 in the EC directive on the legal protection of biotechnological inventions, 98/44/EC. At first glance, this seems to provide a significant advantage to the European patent system with respect to ethics. The thesis of this paper argues that the ordre public or morality clause does not provide sufficient protection against ethically problematic uses of (...)
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  50. Suzanne Shale (2012). Moral Leadership in Medicine: Building Ethical Healthcare Organizations. Cambridge University Press.score: 385.2
    Machine generated contents note: Preface; Acknowledgements; 1. Why medicine needs moral leaders; 2. Creating an organizational narrative; 3. Understanding normative expectations in medical moral leadership; Prologue to chapters four and five; 4. Expressing fiduciary, bureaucratic and collegial propriety; 5. Expressing inquisitorial and restorative propriety; Epilogue to chapters four and five; 6. Understanding organizational moral narrative; 7. Moral leadership for ethical organizations; Appendix 1. How the research was done; Appendix 2. Accountability for clinical performance: individuals and (...)
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