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Author Becker, Christian U.
Title Sustainability ethics and sustainability research [electronic resource] / Christian U. Becker.
Imprint Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, c2012.

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Author Becker, Christian U.
Subject Sustainability -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 139 p.) : ill.
Note Revised version of author's thesis (Ph.D.)--Kaiserslautern University, 2009.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- The meaning of sustainability -- The inherent ethical dimension of sustainability-toward a relational ethical perspective -- Limits and potential of traditional moral philosophy and current ethics-some arguments for the need for a new type of sustainability ethics -- The challenge of sustainability ethics -- Sustainability, institutions, and patterns of thought and action -- Meta-structures -- The impact of the web of meta-structures on the sustainability relations -- The relational dimension of sustainability ethics and the role of individual morality -- The structural dimension of sustainability ethics -- The need for a new type of sustainability research -- Inter- and transdisciplinarity -- Capabilities and personal identity of the researcher -- The role of philosophy for sustainability research -- Conclusion.
Note Description based on online resource; title from PDF t.p. (SpringerLink; viewed Apr. 25, 2012)
ISBN 9789400722859 (electronic bk.)
9400722850 (electronic bk.)
9786613455512
6613455512
OCLC # 757938536
Link SpringerLink (OCoLC)43927870.
OhioLINK electronic book center (Online) (OCoLC)180989150.
Additional Format Print version: Becker, Christian U. Sustainability ethics and sustainability research. Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, c2012 9789400722842 (DLC) 2011938688 (OCoLC)740625894.