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Title Environmental justice and climate change : assessing Pope Benedict XVI's ecological vision for the Catholic Church in the United States / edited by Jame Schaefer and Tobias Winright
Published Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xxxiii, 279 pages)
Summary Environmental Justice and Climate Change: Assessing Pope Benedict XVI's Ecological Vision for the Catholic Church in the United States provides the most thorough theological treatment available on Benedict XVI's statements on human responsibility for addressing environmental degradation. Contributors include lay, ordained, and religious Catholic theologians, a philosopher, and bishops highlighting the contributions Pope Emeritus Benedict has made to Catholic teaching while offering fruitful directions for advancing concern about ongoing threats to the integrity of Earth
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Benedict XVI, Pope, 1927-
Catholic Church -- Doctrines.
Climatic changes.
Environmental justice -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
Environmentalism -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church
Human ecology -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.
Form Electronic book
Author Schaefer, Jame, editor
ISBN 0739183818 (electronic bk.)
1306170931 (ebk)
9780739183816 (electronic bk.)
9781306170932 (ebk)