Flashcards in Lecture 1 Environmentalism Deck (11)
What is Deep Ecology?
A belief that humans should treat nature as something with an inherent value
What is Cornucopian attitudes?
The belief that the worlds natural and human rescources are unless and that there is no need for comservation
What are communalist values?
Environmental philosophy based on simple living and self sustainability
When did the term environmental management first begin to be used?
What is Environmental management about?
Not just the environment but also human interaction with the environmental
What is conflict of Interest?
People or organisations disagree due to personal interests
What is conflict of value?
Conflict based on long standing beliefs
According to cloke what is Environmentalism?
Social and political movement aimed at improving the relationship between humans and their environment
What is an example of Environmental concern from before the 1970,s?
London Smog 17th C
What are the main 5 reasons for the resurge of environmentalism?
Global scale, Pace of Change, Persistance, Thresholds, Uncertainty