Ecofeminism

Ecofeminism

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Two of Zed's best-known authors, one an economist, the other a physicist and philosopher, come together in this book on a controversial environmental agenda. Using interview material, they bring together women's perspectives from North and South on environmental deterioration and develop and new way of approaching this body of knowledge which is at once practical and philosophical. Do women involved in environmental movements see a link between patriarchy and ecological degradation? What are the links between global militarism and the destruction of nature? In exploring such questions, the authors criticize prevailing theories and develop an intellectually rigorous ecofeminist perspective rooted in the needs of everyday life. They argue for the acceptance of limits, the rejection of the commoditization of needs, and a commitment to a new ethics.

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  • Paperback | 332 pages
  • 134.62 x 213.36 x 25.4mm | 362.87g
  • ZED BOOKS LTD
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • notes, bibliography, index
  • 1856491560
  • 9781856491563
  • 556,891

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