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Greens use the idea of stewardship to emphasize human responsibility for the environment
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Gaia is the name of the leader of the eco-feminist movement
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Greens have organized political parties and won seats in some European parliaments
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Deep ecology is an anthropocentric perspective that places humans above other forms of life
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Ecotage means right action or correct action.
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The Nature Conservancy and the Sierra Club are two groups that engage in ecotage.
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Greens say that we should think of humanity as a part of nature
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The "tragedy of the commons" shows how natural resources are easily destroyed by overuse
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Greens tend to favor elite rule by ecological experts
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Garden advocates such as Wendell Berry believe that human beings should dominate nature
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Greens argue that liberal capitalist societies and communist societies are both guilty of an anthropocentric or humanist bias
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Greens refer to the "time horizon" in order to compel people to make the most of their short life spans
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"Social ecologists" view Earth First! as an antihuman organization that seeks to remove humans from the ecological equation.
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According to the green version of the triadic model of freedom, the agent is nature
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