Chapter 16. Ecofeminism

  1. Dale Jamieson
  1. Victoria Davion

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470751664.ch16

A Companion to Environmental Philosophy

A Companion to Environmental Philosophy

How to Cite

Davion, V. (2001) Ecofeminism, in A Companion to Environmental Philosophy (ed D. Jamieson), Blackwell Publishers Inc., Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470751664.ch16

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:

  • ecofeminism;
  • organic approach;
  • womanliness;
  • value dualism;
  • environmental racism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Historical connections

  • Value dualisms and the logic of domination

  • Ecofeminism and animals

  • Environmental racism

  • Ecofeminism and critiques of development

  • Charges of essentialism

  • Mainstream approaches

  • Social ecology and deep ecology

  • Some future hopes for ecofeminism