Brian Treanor


Brian Treanor is professor of philosophy at Loyola Marymount University. He holds affiliate appointments in environmental studies and Irish studies. His interdisciplinary teaching and scholarship explore a wide variety of areas, with particular emphasis on environmental philosophy, ethics, and the philosophy of religion. He has written numerous books and essays.

Preserving the Wilderness Idea

from Missing Character, Volume 26, Number 1

Calling the idea of wilderness into question makes as much sense as asking whether the United States is a democracy.