Nature and the Environment

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Connection on the Ice

Environmental Ethics in Theory and Practice

Patti H. Clayton, photographs by Charles Mason

An extraordinary whale rescue that revealed a great deal about values and decision making and about how we think of ourselves as human beings

352 pages | 6 x 9 | 2 tables, 16 halftones


Ecological Politics

Ecofeminists and the Greens

Greta Gaard

An illuminating account of two interconnected social movements from their grassroots origins in the 1970s to the 1996 Green presidential campaign

337 pages | 6 x 9 | 1 tables, 2 figs.


Law and the Environment

A Multidisciplinary Reader

Edited by Dorothy C Alevizatos, and Robert Percival

A comprehensive examination of society's multi-disciplinary response to the difficult challenges posed by environmental problems

464 pages | 7 x 10 | 2 tables, 2 figs.


Nature's Keeper

Peter S. Wenz

A thought-provoking look at the value of not making separations between humans and nature

240 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


Creating the Countryside

The Politics of Rural and Environmental Discourse

Edited by E. Melanie DuPuis and Peter Vandergeest

People active in regional environmental crises discuss the destruction, conservation, and creation of the countryside

360 pages | 6 x 9 | 7 tables, 3 figures, 6 halftones, 4 maps


In Timber Country

Working People's Stories of Environmental Conflict and Urban Flight

Beverly A. Brown

Personal stories from all sides of the battle for preserving timber country

336 pages | 6 x 9 | 17 halftones, 1 maps


For People and the Planet

Holism and Humanism in Environmental Ethics

Don E. Marietta, Jr.

A new environmental ethic calls for the protection of the Earth while recognizing the special nature of humans

256 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


Back to Earth

Tomorrow's Environmentalism

Anthony Weston

An environmentalism that restores humans' connection to Earth

216 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


Environmental Change

Federal Courts and the EPA

Rosemary O'Leary

An examination of the impact of federal court decisions on the policies and administration of the EPA

280 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 7 tables 6 figures


Issues in Environmental Ethics

Donald Scherer

Philosophy applied to environmental issues

288 pages | 5.5 x 8.25



Greta Gaard

Feminist scholars and activists explore the relationships among humans, animals, and the natural environment

304 pages | 6 x 9


Society and Nature

Towards a Green Social Theory

Peter Dickens

A critical examination of historical and contemporary sociological treatments of relationships between society and nature

300 pages | 6 x 9


Environmental Ethics

Duties to and Values in the Natural World

Holmes Rolston, III

A systematic account of values carried by the natural world

408 pages | 6 x 9


Marsh, Meadow, Mountain

Natural Places of the Delaware Valley

edited by John J. Harding

A combination tour guide and ecological primer of the Delaware Valley

320 pages