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Hospitable Planet: Faith, Action, and Climate Change by Stephen A. Jurovics

By Stephen A. Jurovics

• Environmental specialist with a powerful grounding within the outdated Testament
• ways environmental concerns from either clinical and religion perspectives
• Addresses a starting to be crisis for earth between humans of faith

The publication seeks to sign up a hitherto under-represented, notwithstanding huge and influential, component of the U.S. inhabitants in addressing weather swap: dedicated American Christians, of all denominations.

Most books approximately weather swap that come with a non secular argument don't tackle what contributors can do to assist our society remodel from fossil gasoline use, except altering own behavior—and readers suspect that would most likely no longer suffice. therefore, a few readers are left feeling disheartened. against this, books that basically handle the environmental matters have constrained entice humans prompted extra via religion than technological know-how, thereby leaving out many that may possibly represent the tipping element for complete American engagement at the factor. Hospitable Planet: religion, motion, and weather switch, seeks to fill the distance in non secular and secular texts by way of supplying either a compelling biblical case for motion on weather switch and via picking transformative ameliorating measures and the way to complete them.

The e-book describes really truly what activities to adopt, the way to accomplish them, and why this plan of action can reach its targets. The ebook lists the key steps had to gradual weather switch, drawn basically from writings of James Hansen and Amory Lovins that, unfortunately, don't succeed in a basic viewers. moreover, the ebook recommends an environmental rights stream, comparable to the civil rights circulate, with the intention to enforce the suggested actions.

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