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The economy of the earth : philosophy, law, and the environment / Mark Sagoff.

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The economy of the earth : philosophy, law, and the environment / Mark Sagoff.

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The economy of the earth : philosophy, law, and the environment / Mark Sagoff.

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The economy of the earth : philosophy, law, and the environment / Mark Sagoff.

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Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c2008.

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N363.7056/20

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74VK3am6oeyM

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English

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Contents

p. cm. Introduction -- At the Shrine of Our Lady of Fatima; or, why political questions are not all economic -- The allocation and distribution of resources -- Values and preferences -- Can we put a price on nature's services? -- Do we consume too much? -- Is an environmental ethic compatible with b...

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Publisher

Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c2008.

Edition

2nd ed.

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Summary

"Mark Sagoff draws on the last twenty years of debate over the foundations of environmentalism in this comprehensive revision of The Economy of the Earth. Posing questions pertinent to consumption, cost-benefit analysis, the normative implications of neo-Darwinism, the role of natural history, and the centrality of the concept of place in environme...

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The economy of the earth : philosophy, law, and the environment / Mark Sagoff.

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Cambridge studies in philosophy and public policy.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Date Published

c2008.

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c2008.

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N363.7056/20

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74VK3am6oeyM

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9780521687133 (pbk.)

9780521867559 (hardback)

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363.70560973

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991023780899702626

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