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  • noun Plural form of ecocentrist.


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  • Consequently, the Gaia concept has provided a convenient common ground for anthropocentrists and ecocentrists to explore a common agenda.

    Environmental ethics and the Gaia theory

  • It is this enlightened self-interest that both anthropocentrists and ecocentrists can claim as their own, even though they do not share the same value base.

    Environmental ethics and the Gaia theory

  • In cases where such a demarcation is obvious, however, both anthropocentrists and ecocentrists would both strive for the same immediate objective, although their rationales would differ.

    Environmental ethics and the Gaia theory

  • Somewhat like "the ecocentrists" whom Marx amusingly satirizes as "the Puritans of today's environmental movement," the essay likes to keep its categories clear and distinct.

    An Exchange on Thoreau


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