Exam Review - Review for PHIL 448 Environmental Ethics test...

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Review for PHIL 448 Environmental Ethics test Please know the following terms and concepts: Multiple “Guess” Fill in the blank True/False Leopold: an ethic (two definitions: ecological and philosophical) modes of cooperation : Advanced Symbioses (Politics and Economics) the 3 steps in the ethical sequence (+ explain the extension of ethics) deferred reactions (give an example) members of the land community ecological interpretation of history two rationales for conservation the land pyramid (levels, function, health, types of changes) Sylvan: Passmore’s 3 traditions in Western ethical views about nature : 1 st tradition is the dominant one: gets modified as “Human Chauvinism”, “The Freedom Principle” we should be able to do what we want as long as we don’t harm ourselves or each other, focused just on human beings, 2 nd is the stewardship view, 3 rd is the cooperative view basic (human) chauvinism the last man and the vanishing species examples : pg 50. Basic Human chauvinism does not worry about the basic
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course PHIL 448 taught by Professor Powers during the Spring '11 term at University of Delaware.

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