Quotation Spash, Clive L. 2020. Editorial: The Revolution will not be Corporatised! Environmental Values. 29 (2), 121-130.


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The plain speaking of the new environmental movements places emphasis on an imminent ecological crisis, but the 'new' environmentalists appear to lack insight into what specific action is required, to what they stand in opposition and more generally the political and economic context within which they (as social movements) are operating. The fact is that political and economic elites around the world have long been taking 'environmental action', to protect not Nature but themselves, against environmentalists and environmental regulation. The papers in this issue of Environmental Values set out a range of ethical arguments and concerns that bring corporate capitalism into question or oppose it, and reflect upon ethical responses to its ongoing infliction of harm on the innocent. They make it clear that conformity to the system that produced the crisis will not deliver the necessary revolutionary social ecological transformation.

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Status of publication Published
Affiliation WU
Type of publication Journal article
Journal Environmental Values
Citation Index SSCI
WU-Journal-Rating new VW-D
Language English
Title Editorial: The Revolution will not be Corporatised!
Volume 29
Number 2
Year 2020
Page from 121
Page to 130
Reviewed? Y
URL https://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/whp/ev/2020/00000029/00000002/art00002
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3197/096327120X15752810323968
Open Access Y
Open Access Link https://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/whp/ev/2020/00000029/00000002/art00002#

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