[ek-oh-sen-triz-uh m, ee-koh-]
- a philosophy or perspective that places intrinsic value on all living organisms and their natural environment, regardless of their perceived usefulness or importance to human beings.
Origin of ecocentrism
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- having a serious concern for environmental issuesecocentric management
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Word Origin and History for ecocentric
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