TITLE

Theological foundations of the ecological crisis

AUTHOR(S)
Creegan, Nicola Hoggard
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Stimulus: The New Zealand Journal of Christian Thought & Practic;Nov2004, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the author's perspectives on the theological foundations of the ecological crisis. Modification of our theological and intellectual metaphors; Distinction between humans and animals; Application of the author's evolutionary thinking to his own relationship in nature.
ACCESSION #
15152623

 

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