Linking Ecology and Ethics for a Changing World Book uri icon


  • Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2013. To comprehensively address the complexities of current socio-ecological problems involved in global environmental change, it is indispiseble to achieve an integration of ecological understanding and ethical values. Contemporary science proposes an inclusive ecosystem concept that recognizes humans as components. Contemporary environmental ethics includes eco-social justice and the realization that as important as biodiversity is cultural diversity, inter-cultural, inter-institutional, and international collaboration requiring a novel approach known as biocultural conservation. Right action in confronting the challenges of the 21st century requires science and ethics to be seamlessly integrated. This book resulted from the 14th Cary Conference that brought together leading scholars and practitioners in ecology and environmental philosophy to discuss core terminologies, methods, questions, and practical frameworks for long-term socio-ecological research, education, and decision making.

altmetric score

  • 4

author list (cited authors)

  • Rozzi, R., Pickett, S., Palmer, C., Armesto, J. J., & Callicott, J. B.

citation count

  • 30

complete list of authors

  • Rozzi, R||Pickett, STA||Palmer, C||Armesto, JJ||Callicott, JB

editor list (cited editors)

  • Rozzi, R., Pickett, S., Palmer, C., Armesto, J. J., & Callicott, J. B.

publication date

  • January 2013