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Laudato Si'
Language: en
Pages: 199
Authors: Sean McDonagh
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher: James Currey

Eminent theologians, academics, and environmentalists offer their own responses to Pope Francis's Laudato Si': On Care for Our Common Home, the first papal encyclical devoted exclusively to the subject of the environment.
Laudato Si’ and the Environment
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Robert McKim
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-20 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume is a response to the Pope’s Laudato Si’, giving an interdisciplinary overview of its impact on the environmental concerns of Catholics as well as other religious groups. Published in 2015, it is often seen as an "environmental" encyclical and in it the Pope urges us to face up
Theology and Ecology in Dialogue
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Dermot A. Lane
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-21 - Publisher: Messenger Publications

This book opens with an examination of the meaning of the innocent sounding category of “Integral Ecology” in contemporary thought and its significance for theology today. According to well known Irish theologian Dermot Lane, Integral Ecology changes everything. In this book he focuses on the neglected implications of Integral Ecology
Christian Faith and Environmental Stewardship
Language: en
Pages: 126
Authors: Daniel K. Lagat
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-15 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

This book covers the contribution of Christianity in the care, stewardship, and management of the environment. It uses ideas from the logical position of a Christian, created in God’s image, redeemed by God, and given responsibility to subdue and keep the earth, arguing that a Christian has the responsibility and
Karl Polanyi and the Contemporary Political Crisis
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Peadar Kirby
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-10 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Has politics reached breaking point? Rather than defending liberalism or abandoning it, how can a socially just and ecological alternative be built? Peadar Kirby investigates the causes of our current multifaceted global crisis by drawing on the work of Karl Polanyi. This book explores Polanyi's theory that social disruptions result