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Human actions leave deep traces on the planet; this is an indisputable fact (Daru et al., Nature Communications 12: 6983, 2021; Elhacham et al., Nature 588: 442–444, 2020; Ellis et al., PNAS 118, 2021; Frederikse et al., Nature 584: 393–397, 2020; Head et al., Episodes, Online First., 2021; Jouffray et al., Perspective 2: 43–54, 2020; Ripple et al., BioScience 70: 8–12, 2020; Ripple et al., BioScience 71: 894–898, 2021; Rockström et al., Nature 461: 472–475, 2009).

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Peppoloni, S., Di Capua, G. (2022). Introduction. In: Geoethics. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-98044-3_1

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