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Ethical Adaptation to Climate ChangeHuman Virtues of the Future$
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Allen Thompson and Jeremy Bendik-Keymer

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780262017534

Published to MIT Press Scholarship Online: August 2013

DOI: 10.7551/mitpress/9780262017534.001.0001

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History, Novelty, and Virtue in Ecological Restoration

History, Novelty, and Virtue in Ecological Restoration

(p.80) (p.81) 4 History, Novelty, and Virtue in Ecological Restoration
Ethical Adaptation to Climate Change

Eric Higgs

The MIT Press

This chapter suggests that historical fidelity or historicity is a new virtue appropriate to a rapidly changing nature, and also discusses the concept of ecological restoration and the emergence of hybrid and novel ecosystems.

Keywords:   historical fidelity, historicity, ecological restoration, hybrid ecosystems, novel ecosystems, ecosystems

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