Environmental Ethics, Ecological Theology and Natural Selection by Lisa Sideris
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Environmental Ethics, Ecological Theology and Natural Selection
By Lisa Sideris

Environmental Ethics, Ecological Theology and Natural Selection

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Environmental Ethics, Ecological Theology and Natural Selection by Lisa Sideris

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In the last few decades, religious and secular thinkers have tackled the world's escalating environmental crisis by attempting to develop an ecological ethic that is both scientifically accurate and free of human-centered preconceptions. This groundbreaking study shows that many of these environmental ethicists continue to model their positions on romantic, pre-Darwinian concepts that disregard the predatory and cruelly competitive realities of the natural world. Examining the work of such influential thinkers as James Gustafson, Sallie McFague, Rosemary Radford Ruether, John Cobb, Peter Singer, and Holmes Rolston, Sideris proposes a more realistic ethic that combines evolutionary theory with theological insight, advocates a minimally interventionist stance toward nature, and values the processes over the products of the natural world.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780231126618
ISBN-10: 0231126611
Format: Paperback
(230mm x 155mm x 19mm)
Pages: 328
Imprint: Columbia University Press
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publish Date: 25-Jun-2003
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Lisa Sideris

Lisa H. Sideris is an assistant professor at the McGill School of Environment and the Faculty of Religious Studies, McGill University, Montreal.

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