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A greener faith

religious environmentalism and our planet"s future
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Oxford University Press , New York
Human ecology -- Religious aspects -- Christianity, Environmentalism -- Religious aspects -- Christianity, Stewardship, Chri
StatementRoger S. Gottlieb.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBT695.5 .G69 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3407304M
ISBN 100195176480
ISBN 139780195176483
LC Control Number2005023084

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Gottlieb deftly analyzes the growing synthesis of the environmental movement's religious, social, and political A greener faith book, as well as the challenges it faces in consumerism, fundamentalism, and globalization.

Jan 29,  · Greener Faith is then a timely entrance into the nascent study of religious environmentalism, demonstrating how they can respond to environmental problems in a register at once spiritual, scientific, and political—thus recasting central issues in Author: Willis Jenkins.

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Without ignoring the many challenges on the path of progress, the book helps restore faith in the future and offers an. A Greener Faith Religious Environmentalism and Our Planet's Future (Book): A greener faith book, Roger S.: In a time of darkening environmental prospects, frightening religious fundamentalism, and moribund liberalism, the remarkable and historically unprecedented rise of religious environmentalism is a profound source of hope.

In A Greener Faith, Roger S. Gottlieb chronicles the promises of this. Jun 04,  · A Greener Faith therefore makes religious environmentalism of importance not only to pragmatic environmentalists and political observers but to religionists, for it signals that religious communities, pressed by a new kind of social challenge, have begun adapting and redeploying their traditions to offer meaningful responses.

More importantly. Aug 14,  · BOOK REVIEW:A Greener Faith: Religious Environmentalism and Our Planet's Future, by Roger S. Gottlieb As I was reading A Greener Faith (Oxford University Press, $) on a train, the woman beside me asked me what it was about. When I told her that the book describes the growing involvement of religious people in the environmental movement, she pulled a battered Bible out of her.

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Gottlieb chronicles the 5/5(1). Jun 15,  · society's economy, politics, and culture, and in solid contributions to real world environmental struggles.

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A greener faith: religious environmentalism and our planet's future. [Roger S Gottlieb] -- In a time of darkening environmental prospects, frightening religious fundamentalism, and moribund liberalism, the remarkable and historically unprecedented rise of religious environmentalism is.

In A Greener Faith, Roger S. Gottlieb chronicles the promises of this critically important movement, illuminating its principal ideas, leading personalities, and ways of connecting care for the earth with justice for human beings. He also shows how religious environmentalism breaks the customary boundaries of "religious issues" in political life.

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Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter. A Greener Faith consists of an introduction and eight chapters, followed by extensive endnotes and an index.

Gottlieb argues throughout the book that “religion is now a leading voice telling us to respect the earth, love our nonhuman as well as our human neighbors, and think deeply about our social policies and economic priorities” (9).

A Greener Faith proposes a bold way of looking at conservationism based on a reinterpretation of sacred texts from various monotheistic religions, and a later politicization of the reinterpre tation.

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Gottlieb chronicles the promises of this critically important movement, illuminating its principal ideas, leading personalities, and ways of connecting care for the earth with justice for human beings.

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Gottlieb does an admirable job in pulling in resources from all of the world's major religions - Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, and jacksonmealsmatter.com: Roger S. Gottlieb. A Greener Faith: Religious Environmentalism and Our Planet's Future: Professor of Philosophy Roger S Gottlieb: jacksonmealsmatter.com: Libros/5(3).

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By Roger S. Gottlieb. From Publishers Weekly: The argument of Gottlieb's hopeful, surprising book is that today, religious people and organizations are among the most committed, and most persuasive, environmental activists. Gottlieb's view is global, principally examining.The book contends that a religious perspective applied to the Earth provides the environmental movement with a uniquely appropriate way to voice its passion and hope.

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