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Diverse Perspectives on Environmental Issues

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How do you see the impacts of various perspectives of science, economic pressures, aesthetic concerns, and societal interests on environmental issues? Discuss in 200-300 words with two examples from the attached readings.

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Science without ethics is like an atomic bomb. Scientists are able to use new research/discoveries to help or hurt the environment. For example, the reading mentions the aesthetic concerns and social interests that are causing the veals to be treated the way they are treated (not being fed properly, being taken away from their mothers too soon, etc...), simply because consumers prefer them to be tender and pink. This same discussion about the veal falls into the category of economic pressures as well, being ...

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This solution discusses a variety of perspectives focusing on envionmental issues.