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Author McCord, Edward LeRoy.
Title The value of species [electronic resource] / Edward L. McCord.
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, c2012.
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 Electronic Book  GE42 .M378 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource ( xxiii, 160 p.) : digital.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents To an inquisitive mind open to honest reflection, the value of every species is incalculable -- The intellectual value of species to humans stems from our unique character -- The fate of life on earth hinges on property values -- Humans are poised to destroy the resources of a world of bountiful interest -- Property ownership and the desire for money work against the interests of species -- Free market environmentalism places profits above the public interest -- Species have no direct claim for consideration in an ethical community -- What kind of humanity do we embrace?
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Environmental ethics.
Extinction (Biology)
Nature -- Effect of human beings on.
Environmental policy.
Related To Print version: McCord, Edward LeRoy. The value of species. New Haven : Yale University Press, c2012. McCord, Edward LeRoy. Value of species. New Haven : Yale University Press, c2012 9780300176575 (DLC) 2011035192
ISBN 9780300183481 (electronic bk.)
0300183488 (electronic bk.)