Integrating Ecological Sciences and Environmental Ethics into Biocultural Conservation in South American Temperate Sub-Antarctic Ecosystems

Integrating Ecological Sciences and Environmental Ethics into Biocultural Conservation in South American Temperate Sub-Antarctic Ecosystems

Date: 2008
Creator: Rozzi, Ricardo, 1960-; Armesto, Juan J., 1953- & Frodeman, Robert
Description: This article is in a special issue of Environmental Ethics based on the workshop "Integrating Ecological Sciences and Environmental Ethics: New Approaches to Understanding and Conserving Frontier Ecosystems," held in the temperate sub-Antarctic region of southern Chile, in March 2007.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Integrando las Ciencias Ecológicas y la Ética Ambiental en la Conservación Biocultural de los Ecosistemas Templados Subantárticos de Sudamérica

Integrando las Ciencias Ecológicas y la Ética Ambiental en la Conservación Biocultural de los Ecosistemas Templados Subantárticos de Sudamérica

Date: 2008
Creator: Rozzi, Ricardo, 1960-; Armesto, Juan J., 1953- & Frodeman, Robert
Description: This article is in a special issue of Environmental Ethics based on the workshop "Integrating Ecological Sciences and Environmental Ethics: New Approaches to Understanding and Conserving Frontier Ecosystems," held in the temperate sub-Antarctic region of southern Chile, in March 2007.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
The Role of Moral Realism in the U.S. Legal System: A Work in Progress

The Role of Moral Realism in the U.S. Legal System: A Work in Progress

Date: April 3, 2008
Creator: Clark, Gilbert Jon & Figueroa, Robert
Description: This poster discusses research on the role of moral realism in the U.S. legal system. In this project, the author will evaluate the moral groundings of the U.S. legal system and explore the ethical theories supporting its validity by refuting the commonly recurring arguments for ethical relativism and by investigating moral actions of the U.S. civil rights movement.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
True Tolerance: Religion in a Global Society - A Work in Progress

True Tolerance: Religion in a Global Society - A Work in Progress

Date: April 2, 2009
Creator: Ferguson, Sarah & Wilkerson, Dale
Description: This presentation discusses research on religion in a global society. In this study, the author investigates the possibility of a universal religious ideology. True tolerance is defined as the acceptance of other beliefs as equal in validity to your own when viewed from their perspective. If a universal religious ideology does exist, can it serve as a foundation for true tolerance? For this research, the author investigates the movement of major religions towards secularization, proves the validity of a universal religious ideology, and examines the benefits of the aforementioned in creating understanding and supporting peaceful interaction between civilizations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
The Hindu Method to Save the Planet

The Hindu Method to Save the Planet

Date: 2010
Creator: Jain, Pankaj
Description: This paper discusses the Hindu religion and elements of ecology that relate to this religion. It describes some of the principles of Mahatma Gandhi and describes how these are important spiritually and ecologically.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Public Affairs and Community Service
Swadhyaya's Dharmic Ecology

Swadhyaya's Dharmic Ecology

Date: 2010
Creator: Jain, Pankaj
Description: Article discussing an essay by the author titled "Dharmic Ecology: Perspectives from the Swadhyaya Practitioners," discussing the Swadhyayis and their Vrksamandiras, or tree-temples, and dharmic ecology.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Public Affairs and Community Service
A Tribute to Carlos Augusto Angel Maya

A Tribute to Carlos Augusto Angel Maya

Date: 2011
Creator: Noguera de Echeverri, Ana Patricia & Rozzi, Ricardo, 1960-
Description: This article offers a tribute to Carlos Augusto Angel Maya. The authors explain Maya's life and work and his legacy of infinite value for the community of environmental thought in Colombia, in Latin America, and throughout the world.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
The road to biocultural ethics

The road to biocultural ethics

Date: May 2011
Creator: Rozzi, Ricardo, 1960- & Massardo, Francisca
Description: Article discussing biocultural ethics. As a child, Ricardo Rozzi visited indigenous communities in the high Andes with his grandfather and was enchanted by their close relationship with the natural world. Later, he and his wife would return to the region to explore the traditional ecological knowledge of the world's southernmost indigenous people.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Accountability versus Autonomy? Toward a More Responsible Practice of Science

Accountability versus Autonomy? Toward a More Responsible Practice of Science

Date: February 2013
Creator: Barr, Kelli R.
Description: This paper was awarded a Nicholas and Anna Ricco Ethics Award for 2013. In this paper, the author discusses issues related to accountability versus autonomy and suggestions toward a more responsible practice of science.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Developing indicators of the impact of scholarly communication is a massive technical challenge - but it's also much simpler than that

Developing indicators of the impact of scholarly communication is a massive technical challenge - but it's also much simpler than that

Date: June 12, 2013
Creator: Holbrook, J. Britt
Description: Article on developing indicators of the impact of scholarly communication and the technical challenges.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
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