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The Paradise of GodRenewing Religion in an Ecological Age$
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Norman Wirzba

Print publication date: 2003

Print ISBN-13: 9780195157161

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2005

DOI: 10.1093/0195157168.001.0001

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The Difference Ecology Makes

The Difference Ecology Makes

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(p.93) 3 The Difference Ecology Makes
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The Paradise of God
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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/0195157168.003.0004

This chapter charts the development of ecology as a science and then highlights the cultural and educational significance of this way of thinking. The career of Aldo Leopold is considered in order to show the transformation in thought necessary for a more robust environmentalism. The foundations are also laid for an ecological ethic, a garden aesthetic, and a conversation between religion and ecology around the topic of death.

Keywords:   Ecology, Education, Aldo Leopold, Ecological Ethics, Garden Aesthetic, Religion, Death, Environmentalism

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