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Foundations of Environmental Philosophy A Text with Readings by Frederik Kaufman

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Published by McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages .
Written in English


  • Environmentalist thought & ideology,
  • Topics in philosophy,
  • Philosophy,
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  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Philosophy / Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Environmental ethics,
  • Environmental sciences

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Number of Pages464
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8064103M
ISBN 100767419804
ISBN 109780767419802

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