Hunting, Fishing, and Environmental Virtue
Reconnecting Sportsmanship and ConservationBook - 2013
Do hunting and fishing lead to the development of environmentalvirtues? In Hunting, Fishing, and Environmental Virtue,Charles List provides an ethical defense of field sports, arguing thatthere is a connection between them and conservation. The book examinesenvironmental virtues present in the conservation practiced by TheodoreRoosevelt and Aldo Leopold; considers arguments frequently deployedagainst hunting and fishing; and examines the changes needed toincorporate and reinvigorate the connection between field sports andvirtue.