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The Resource Theological foundations for environmental ethics : reconstructing patristic and medieval concepts, Jame Schaefer

Theological foundations for environmental ethics : reconstructing patristic and medieval concepts, Jame Schaefer

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Theological foundations for environmental ethics : reconstructing patristic and medieval concepts
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Theological foundations for environmental ethics
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reconstructing patristic and medieval concepts
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Jame Schaefer
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eng
Summary
Can religion make a positive contribution to preventing further destruction of biological diversity and ecosystems and threats to our earth? Jame Schaefer thinks that it can, and she examines the thought of Christian Church fathers and medieval theologians to reveal and retrieve insights that may speak to our current plight. By reconstructing the teachings of Augustine, Thomas Aquinas, and other classic thinkers to reflect our current scientific understanding of the world, Schaefer shows how to "green" the Catholic faith: to value the goodness of creation, to appreciate the beauty of
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Theological foundations for environmental ethics : reconstructing patristic and medieval concepts, Jame Schaefer
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Theological foundations for environmental ethics : reconstructing patristic and medieval concepts, Jame Schaefer
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt2tt667
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-312) and index
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online resource
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Contents
Valuing the goodness of Creation -- Appreciating the beauty of Creation -- Reverencing the sacramental universe -- Respecting Creation's praise for God -- Cooperating within the integrity of Creation -- Acknowledging kinship and practicing companionship -- Using Creation with gratitude and restraint -- Living virtuously within the Earth community -- Loving Earth -- Modeling the human in an age of ecological degradation
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9781589016118
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Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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