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Environmental Solidarity: How Religions Can Sustain Sustainability
     

Environmental Solidarity: How Religions Can Sustain Sustainability

by Pablo Martinez de Anguita
 

The past few decades have seen the beginnings of a convergence between religions and ecological movements. The environmental crisis has called the religions of the world to respond by finding their voice within the larger Earth community. At the same time, a certain religiosity has started to emerge in some areas of secular ecological thinking. Beyond mere

Overview

The past few decades have seen the beginnings of a convergence between religions and ecological movements. The environmental crisis has called the religions of the world to respond by finding their voice within the larger Earth community. At the same time, a certain religiosity has started to emerge in some areas of secular ecological thinking. Beyond mere religious utilitarianism, rooted in an understanding of the deepest connections between human beings, their worldviews, and nature itself, this book tries to show how religious believers can look at the world through the eyes of faith and find a broader paradigm to sustain sustainability,
proposing a model for transposing this paradigm into practice, so as to develop long-term sustainable solutions that can be tested against reality.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781138008885
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/15/2014
Series:
Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
220
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

Pablo Martínez de Anguita is professor of forestry and rural development at Rey Juan Carlos University in Madrid.

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