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The Resource The new holy wars : economic religion vs. environmental religion in contemporary America, Robert H. Nelson

The new holy wars : economic religion vs. environmental religion in contemporary America, Robert H. Nelson

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The new holy wars : economic religion vs. environmental religion in contemporary America
Title
The new holy wars
Title remainder
economic religion vs. environmental religion in contemporary America
Statement of responsibility
Robert H. Nelson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines economics and environmentalism as competing public religions that derive from, and continue, a Christian worldview; argues that debates over global warming and other environmental issues are ultimately based on theological differences between their respective adherents"--Provided by publisher
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IT-FiEUI
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1944-
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Nelson, Robert H.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Economics
  • Environmentalism
  • Economics
  • Environmentalism
Label
The new holy wars : economic religion vs. environmental religion in contemporary America, Robert H. Nelson
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: Economic and environmental religions -- The false God of economic salvation. What is "economic theology"? -- Theologies of /11 -- How much is God worth? -- Sustainability, efficiency, and God -- All in the name of progress -- Environmental Calvinism. Unoriginal sin -- Calvinism minus God -- Environmental creationism. Ecological science as a creation story -- Environmental creationism and Christian creationism -- Re-creating the creation -- Environmental colonialism : "saving" Africa from Africans -- Environmentalism and libertarianism. Frank Knight and economic Calvinism -- Libertarian environmentalism -- Conclusion: Religious challenges
Control code
FIEb16701872
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 388 pages
Isbn
9780271035819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)323195561
Label
The new holy wars : economic religion vs. environmental religion in contemporary America, Robert H. Nelson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: Economic and environmental religions -- The false God of economic salvation. What is "economic theology"? -- Theologies of /11 -- How much is God worth? -- Sustainability, efficiency, and God -- All in the name of progress -- Environmental Calvinism. Unoriginal sin -- Calvinism minus God -- Environmental creationism. Ecological science as a creation story -- Environmental creationism and Christian creationism -- Re-creating the creation -- Environmental colonialism : "saving" Africa from Africans -- Environmentalism and libertarianism. Frank Knight and economic Calvinism -- Libertarian environmentalism -- Conclusion: Religious challenges
Control code
FIEb16701872
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 388 pages
Isbn
9780271035819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)323195561

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