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principles that when followed, promote values such as trust, good behavior, fairness, and/or kindness
the discipline in philosophy that studies the moral relationship of human beings to the environment and its nonhuman contents
describes the tendency for human beings to see themselves as the central entities in the universe
a term used in ecological political philosophy to denote a nature-centered system of values
preservation:act of protecting the environment by not altering it; conservation:the act of using natural resources in while managing that use
a social and political movement which points to the existence of considerable common ground between environmentalism and feminism
the pursuit of equal justice and equal protection under the law for all environmental statutes and regulations without discrimination based on race, ethnicity, and /or socioeconomic status
Centrally Planned Economy
economic decisions are made by the state or government rather than by the interaction between consumers and businesses
a study that compares the costs and benefits to society of providing a public good
believe that civilizations don't overcome their environmental limitations in the long run
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
the total value of all final goods and services produced in a particular economy
Genuine Progress Indicator (GPI)
subtracts from the GDP costs that lead to a lower quality of life or deplete natural resources
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