Essays about: "biocentrism"

Found 3 essays containing the word biocentrism.

  1. 1. Avenging the Anthropocene : Green philosophy of heroes and villains in the motion picture tetralogy The Avengers and its applicability in the Swedish EFL-classroom

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Jens Vang; [2019]
    Keywords : Ecocriticism; anthropocentrism; biocentrism; ecology; environmentalism; film; EFL; upper secondary school; Avengers; Marvel Cinematic Universe;

    Abstract : This essay investigates the ecological values present in antagonists and protagonists in the narrative revolving the Avengers of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The analysis concludes that biocentric ideals primarily are embodied by the main antagonist of the film series, whereas the protagonists mainly represent anthropocentric perspectives. READ MORE

  2. 2. The biodiversity loss crisis in Southeast Asia

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Louise Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : biodiversity; ecosystem services; biocentrism; Southeast Asia; sixth mass-extinction;

    Abstract : Denna kandidatuppsats gör en ansats till att belysa biodiversitetsproblematiken i Sydostasien, som är ett område med mycket hög artrikedom som samtidigt hotas av en intensifierad förlust av arter. Fyra ’biodiversitet hotspots’ omger Sydostasien, vilka indikerar platser med hög artrikedom vilka sammanfaller med hög förlust av habitat. READ MORE

  3. 3. Towards a biocentric attitude in environmental education

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för pedagogik, psykologi och idrottsvetenskap, PPI

    Author : Ulrika Johansson; [2012]
    Keywords : Environmental attitudes; biocentrism; anthropocentrism; sustainable development;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to investigate young people’s environmental attitudes in India. The study had a special focus on the factor of exposure to nature and nature degradation in environmental attitudes formation. Attitudes are of a great importance in education. READ MORE