Professor Andrew Brennan
Professor, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research)
College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce
Humanities and Social Sciences
HU2 317, Melbourne (Bundoora)
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MA(St And.), MA(Calgary), B.Phil.(Oxf.)
Area of study
Professor Brennan has research interests in Environmental Philosophy, Comparative history of science & medicine entailment & contitionals identity & personal identity, Environmental ethics, Philosophy & Environmental policy worldviews, attitudes & social policy.
- Logic: Key Concepts. London: Continuum International 2005 (co-author).
- ‘Globalisation and the Environment: Endgame or New Renaissance?' in Paavola, J. and Lowe, I. (eds.) Reconceiving Environmental Values, Routledge, 2005, 17 - 37.
- ‘The Birth of Modern Science: Culture, Mentalities and Scientific Innovation', Studies in History and Philosophy of Science (35) 2004: 199 – 225.
- ‘Poverty, Puritanism and Environmental Conflict', in Callicott, J. B. and Palmer, C. (eds.) Environmental Philosophy: Critical Concepts in the Environment, vol. 4, London: Routledge 2004. (reprint)
- 'Moral Pluralism and the Environment', in Callicott, J. B. and Palmer, C. (eds.) Environmental Philosophy: Critical Concepts in the Environment, vol. 3, London: Routledge 2004. (reprint)
- ‘Biodiversity and Agricultural Landscapes: Can the Wicked Policy Problems Be Solved?', Pacific Conservation Biology (10) 2004: 124 - 144.
- ‘Confucian and Liberal Ethics for Public Policy: Holistic or Atomistic?', Journal of Social Philosophy 34 (2003): 572 – 89 (Joint with Julia Tao).
- ‘Disposition toward environmental hazards in Hong Kong Chinese: validation of a Chinese version of the environmental appraisal inventory (EAI-C)', Journal of Environmental Psychology 23 (2003): 369 – 84 (joint author).
- ‘Necessary and Sufficient Conditions', in E. Zalta (ed.) Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, first publication 2003 http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/necessary-sufficient/
- ‘Humanism, Racism and Speciesism', Worldviews: Environment, Culture, Religion 7 (2003): 274 – 302 .
- Chapter2: Philosophy, in E. Page and J. Proops (eds.) Environmental Thought, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2003, 15 – 33.
- Chapter 16: Ethics and marine mammal research, in Gales, N., Hindell M, and Kirkwood, R (Eds) Marine Mammals: Fisheries, Tourism and Management Issues. Victoria: CSIRO Publishing, Victoria 2003: 321-330 (Joint with N. Gales, R. Baker). This book won the 2004 Whitley Award from the Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales.
- ‘Environmental Awareness and Liberal Education', in Light, A. and Rolston, H. (eds.) Environmental Ethics, Oxford: Blackwell, 2003, 516 – 26
- ‘Asian Traditions of Knowledge: the disputed questions of science, nature and ecology', Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences 33 (2002): 567 – 81.
- ‘Environmental Ethics', in E. Zalta (ed.) Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (with Y. S. Lo), first publication 2002 http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/ethics-environmental/
- ‘Moral Pluralism and the Environment', reprinted in D. Schmidtz and E. Willott (eds.) Environmental Ethics, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002, 466 – 78.
- ‘The Nineteenth-Century', in Dale Jamieson (ed .) A Companion to Environmental Philosophy, Oxford: Blackwell, 2001, ps.146 – 60.
- Philosophical Dialogues: Arne Næss and the Progress of Ecophilosophy (edited, with Nina Witoszek), New York, Rowman and Littlefield, 1999.
- ‘Environmental Ethics' , in Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy, General Editor E. Craig, London, Routledge, 1998.
- ‘Bioregionalism – A Mis-Placed Project?', Worldviews: Environment, Culture, Religion 2 (1998) 215 – 37.
- ‘Ethics, Codes and Animal Research', in Animal Alternatives, Welfare and Ethics, Ed. L F M van Zutphen and M Balls, New York: Elsevier, 1997, 43 – 54.
- ‘Incontinence, Self-Deception, Shallow Analysis, Myth-making, and Economic Rationality: their Bearing on Environmental Policy', in Callicott, J B and da Rocha, F J R (eds), Earth Summit Ethics, Albany, SUNY Press, 1996, 93 –114.
- ‘Ecological Theory and Value in Nature', in R Elliot (ed) Environmental Ethics, Oxford University Press, Series: Oxford Readings in Philosophy, 1995
- The Ethics of the Environment, ed. A. A. Brennan (in the series International Research Library of Philosophy, general editor J M A Skorupski), London, Dartmouth Publishing, 1995
- ‘The Disunity of the Self', in J J MacIntosh and H Meynell (eds), Faith, Scepticism and Personal Identity, University of Calgary Press 1994, 163 – 82.
- 'Beyond the Social Contract', in M Redclift and G Woodgate (eds) The Sociology of the Environment, Edward Elgar, 1994.
- ‘Environmental Decision-Making', in R J Berry (ed) Environmental Dilemmas: Ethics and Decisions, Chapman and Hall, 1992, 1 – 19.
- ‘Fragmented Selves and the Problem of Ownership', Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society (1989–90) 143 – 58.
- Conditions of Identity, Oxford, Clarendon Press, and New York, Oxford University Press, 1988.
- Thinking About Nature, London, Routledge, and Athens, University of Georgia Press, 1988.