Item description for The Promise of Nature: Ecology and Cosmic Purpose by John F. Haught...
Overview This new, thought-provoking work justifies the role of religion in shaping an ecological ethic, and provides a foundation for discussion among those who are concerned with the state of the natural environment, and who wonder how religion can contribute to the renewal of the Earth.
Publishers Description While justifying the role of religion in shaping an ecological ethic, the author explores the religious and specifically Christian reasons why we should care for the natural world.
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Studio: Wipf & Stock Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.96" Width: 6.48" Height: 0.38" Weight: 0.45 lbs.
Release Date Oct 1, 2004
Publisher Wipf & Stock Publishers
ISBN 159244945X ISBN13 9781592449453
Availability 0 units.
More About John F. Haught
John F. Haught is Distinguished Research Professor in the Department of Theology at Georgetown University, USA. He is the author of 18 books, including Science and Faith: A New Introduction (2012), Is Nature Enough? Meaning and Truth in the Age of Science (2006), and Deeper Than Darwin: the Prospects for Religion in the Age of Evolution (2003), which was named a Choice Outstanding Academic Title. In 2002 he was the winner of the Owen Garrigan Award in Science and Religion, in 2004 the Sophia Award for Theological Excellence, and in 2008 a Friend of Darwin Award from the National Center for Science Education. His books have been translated into 13 languages."
John F. Haught currently resides in Falls Church. John F. Haught has an academic affiliation as follows - Georgetown University, Washington DC.
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