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A Morally Deep World

An Essay on Moral Significance and Environmental Ethics

by Lawrence E. Johnson

  • 29 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Deep ecology,
  • Environmental ethics,
  • Philosophy / Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Philosophy / General,
  • Philosophy,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages311
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7741098M
    ISBN 100521447062
    ISBN 109780521447065

      The moral argument has deep existential, pastoral, and devotional insights. It actually has a lot to offer both believers and nonbelievers, largely because it’s not just an argument for God’s.   Question: "What does it mean that we live in a fallen world?" Answer: The word fallen is used in the Bible to describe someone or something spiritually and morally degraded. Israel is described as “fallen” (Amos ), as are angels (Isaiah ; Revelation ) and the glory of mankind (1 Peter ).

    Russia Rises—New World Order Morally and Intellectually Falls “Russia is an incomparably fascinating, deep, wonderful civilization, one of the great world civilizations, with a fantastic wealth of ideas, culture, and Christian spirituality.   Martin Luther King Jr. said America was morally sick. We must heed his diagnosis today. This year especially, we need to remember the real Dr. King, who challenged America's septic addiction to Author: The Rev. Dr. William Barber.

    Ethics is concerned with rights, responsibilities, use of language, what it means to live an ethical life, and how people make moral decisions. We may think of moralizing as an intellectual. Joseph Natoli is the author of numerous books, the more recent of which are This is a Picture, and Not the World: Movies and a Post-9/11 America (Suny Press, ), Memory’s Orbit: Film & Culture , (Suny Press, ) and Postmodernism: The Key Figures (eds. Hans Bertens & Joseph Natoli, Blackwell, ).


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A Morally Deep World book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Lawrence Johnson advocates a major A Morally Deep World book in our attitude toward the 5/5. Lawrence Johnson advocates a major change in our attitude toward the nonhuman world.

He argues that nonhuman animals, and ecosystems themselves, are morally significant beings with interests and rights. The author considers recent work in environmental ethics in the introduction and then presents his case with the utmost precision and by: The book is clear, rigorous, and wide-ranging.

Unlike a lot of environmental ethicists today, Johnson isn't a utopian radical. He doesn't claim that humans should drastically reduce their numbers, restore most of the world to wilderness, trash the economy, or return to the Stone Age.

His central claim is that we live in a "morally deep world."Cited by: Get this from a library. A morally deep world: an essay on moral significance and environmental ethics. [Lawrence E Johnson] -- "This book advocates a major change in our attitude toward the nonhuman world.

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A morally deep world: an essay on moral significance and environmental ethics. [Lawrence E Johnson]. I develop this biocentric ethic in my book A Morally Deep World: An Essay in Moral Considerability and Environmental Ethics (Cambridge University Press, ), and offer it as a way of understanding and endeavoring to apply Leopold's seminal insight.

Lawrence E. Johnson is professor of philosophy, Flinders University, Australia. Johnson defends a “deep” environmental ethic: everything capable of interests shares the same “moral universe”; since species, ecosystems, and the entire biosphere have interests as well as all living things, all share the same moral universe.

Lives and systems must therefore be valued in proportion to the interests inherent within them. Not only does Johnson attack a leading critic, Author: Hans Oberdiek. A Morally Deep World by Lawrence E. Johnson,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.5/5(1).

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Johnson. Lawrence Johnson advocates a major change in our attitude toward the nonhuman world. He argues that nonhuman animals, and ecosystems themselves, are morally significant beings with interests and rights. The author considers recent work in environmental ethics in the introduction and then presents his case with the utmost precision and clarity.

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moral: [adjective] of or relating to principles of right and wrong in behavior: ethical. expressing or teaching a conception of right behavior.

conforming to a standard of right behavior. sanctioned by or operative on one's conscience or ethical judgment. capable of right and wrong action.

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