Sale!
Berkshire Essentials: Religion and Sustainability

Berkshire Essentials: Religion and Sustainability

$39.95 $24.95

Religion and Sustainability, a Berkshire Essential, explores the ties between humans and their environment across a wide range of perspectives: from Buddhism, Bahai, Hinduism, and Daoism to Christianity, Judaism, and Islam, as well as those of indigenous traditions around the world.

Clear
SKU: BERS Categories: ,

Product Description

Religion and Sustainability, a Berkshire Essential, explores the ties between humans and their environment across a wide range of perspectives: from Buddhism, Bahai, Hinduism, and Daoism to Christianity, Judaism, and Islam, as well as those of indigenous traditions around the world. The volume examines major theories in philosophy and environmental ethics, such as the concepts of deep ecology, theocentrism versus anthropocentrism (i.e., is God or humankind the center of the world), and the occasionally conflicting (but so often harmonious) roles of science and religion in relation to the world’s environment. Other articles outline the various goals of sustainability: ecological integrity, economic health, human dignity, fairness to the future (intragenerational equity), and social justice.

Additional Information

general_editor

Willis Jenkins, University of Virginia

Edition

First

Pages

184

Volumes

1

Format

Paperback

Associate Editor
ISBN

9781610000000

Advisory Board
Assistant Editor
Author
Chinese Title
Copyright
Editor
Editorial Board
General Editor
PDFs
Series Advisory Board
Series Editorial Board
Volume Advisory Board
Editor-in-chief