• From beauty to duty: aesthetics of nature and environmental ethics 

        Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
        Date Issued:2002
        Format:born digital; chapters (layout features)
        In both environmental aesthetics and environmental ethics something of value is at stake. These are often connected: If beauty, then: duty. But not all duties are tied to beauties. Other premises, such as resource use or ...
      • Environmental ethics in Antarctica 

        Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
        Date Issued:2002
        Format:born digital; articles
        The concerns of environmental ethics on other continents fail in Antarctica, which is without sustainable development, or ecosystems for a "land ethic," or even familiar terrestrial fauna and flora. An Antarctic regime, ...
      • Wartości w nature i natura wartośi 

        Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
        Date Issued:2002
        Format:born digital; articles
        Value is often thought not to exist in wild nature; it is bestowed on nature by human preferences. This prevailing account is too anthropocentric. In nature, animals value their lives; they too can have their preferences ...
      • What do we mean by the intrinsic value and integrity of plants and animals? 

        Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
        Date Issued:2002
        Format:born digital; chapters (layout features)
        There is integrity in any life that has a good of its kind and is good in its kind of place, with a biological identity sought, conserved, reproduced in species lines, and fitted into its niche in an ecosystem. Ecosystems ...
      • Justifying sustainable development: a continuing ethical search 

        Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
        Date Issued:2002
        Format:born digital; articles
        Five criticisms of sustainable development are examined: (1) Is it moral umbrella? Or cover-up? (2) Do we have duties to future generations? (3) How far do rich Americans have duties of justice or benevolence to the ...
      • Naturalizing Callicott 

        Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
        Date Issued:2002
        Format:born digital; chapters (layout features)
        In environmental philosophy, J. Baird Callicott is a doubtful guide; indeed he has gotten himself lost. He cannot find values in nature, not intrinsically. Indeed, at times he cannot find nature at all, only a nature ...