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Environmental Ethics

Volume 26, Issue 4, Winter 2004

Alan Carter
Pages 339-360
DOI: 10.5840/enviroethics20042642

Saving Nature and Feeding People

Holmes Rolston, III has argued that there are times when we should save nature rather than feed people. In arguing thus, Rolston appears tacitly to share a number of assumptions with Garrett Hardin regarding the causes of human overpopulation. Those assumptions are most likely erroneous. Rather than our facing the choice between saving nature or feeding people, we will not save nature unless we feed people.

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