ECOLOGY AND ECONOMICS: DIFFERENCES IN PHILOSOPHY

Ecology has been referred to as the "subversive science," as man is argued part of the environment, having only limited control. Economics is based on MAN as a socio-cultural being, as opposed to man the animal. Recognition of differences in philosophy must be explicit before real communication can begin.


Issue Date:
1980-07
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
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https://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/278468
Language:
English
Total Pages:
18




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