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作者 Baugh, Amanda J., 1981- author
書名 God and the green divide : religious environmentalism in black and white / Amanda J. Baugh
出版項 Oakland, California : University of California Press, [2017]
國際標準書號 9780520291164 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780520291171 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780520965003 (electronic)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  BL65.E36 B37 2017    在架上    30610020516241
說明 x, 213 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-209) and index
"The publisher gratefully acknowledges the generous support of the Ralph and Shirley Shapiro Endowment Fund in Environmental Studies of the University of California Press Foundation"--Page ii
People, not polar bears: Faith in Place's first ten years -- Religious environmentalism in the city -- Paths leading to faith in place -- Food and environment at an African American church -- Finding racial diversity with religious pluralism -- Faith in Place's religious message -- From grassroots to mainstream
"American environmentalism historically has been associated with the interests of white elites. Yet religious leaders in the twenty-first century have helped instill concern about the earth among groups diverse in religion, race, ethnicity, and class. How did that happen and what are the implications? Building on scholarship that provides theological and ethical resources to support the 'greening' of religion, God and the Green Divide examines religious environmentalism as it actually happens in the daily lives of urban Americans. Baugh demonstrates how complex dynamics related to race, ethnicity, and class factor into decisions to 'go green.' By carefully examining negotiations of racial and ethnic identities as central to the history of religious environmentalism, this work complicates assumptions that religious environmentalism is a direct expression of theology, ethics, or religious beliefs"--Provided by publisher
主題 Environmentalism -- Religious aspects -- Case studies
Environmentalism -- United States
Environmentalism -- Moral and ethical aspects -- United States
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