Chapter 13. Sentientism

  1. Dale Jamieson
  1. Gary Varner

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470751664.ch13

A Companion to Environmental Philosophy

A Companion to Environmental Philosophy

How to Cite

Varner, G. (2001) Sentientism, in A Companion to Environmental Philosophy (ed D. Jamieson), Blackwell Publishers Inc., Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470751664.ch13

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781557869104

Online ISBN: 9780470751664

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Keywords:

  • sentientism;
  • speciesism;
  • ecosystems;
  • slavery;
  • animal kingdom

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Contemporary sentientist ethics

  • Is sentientism an “adequate” environmental ethic?