Religion and the Environment
Normal Price: $363.26
Your Price: $326.93 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $36.33! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $16.35 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 8-11 days
Religion and the Environment by Ralph Tanner
Book DescriptionThis book is an analysis of the whole frontier between religion and the environment. It deals in turn with their interactions and the effects of each on the other in the major world religions. It considers the religious impact on human uses of time, space, materials, transport, and foods, and the environmental effects of religious influence on major topics such as population pressures, morbidity, mortality, marital arrangements, contraception, the treatment of animals, and environmental management.
Buy Religion and the Environment book by Ralph Tanner from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780333919743
(216mm x 140mm x 14mm)
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 20-Dec-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Ralph Tanner
Social Ecology of Religion, Paperback (June 1995)» View all books by Ralph Tanner
In this new edition of their book, the authors give a factual, straightforward account of the functions religions all over the world perform for ordinary people. The Social Ecology of Religion is intended primarily for course use in comparative religion, and in social and cultural anthropology.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Religion and the Environment book by Ralph Tanner and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Ralph Tanner
RALPH TANNER has taught in the Universities of East Africa and London and was Chairman of the East African Institute of Social Research. He is co-author of Social Ecology of Religion and author of Transition in African Belief, the Witch Murders in Sukumaland and numerous articles on the sociology of religion. COLIN MITCHELL served on the United Nations team assessing the Ethiopian national development plan. He has many years experience in soil survey and land evaluation, both as a project manager and a university lecturer and has worked in many areas, especially Moslem countries, southern Europe, Africa and China, including Tibet.
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687