A Moral Climate: The Ethics of Global Warming
Despite clarion calls from scientists and cover stories on magazines like Time telling uss to "Be afraid!" Be very afraid!" the threat of an ecological crisis has failed to achieve prominence in religious or political circles. And yet it is one of the biggest moral dilemmas of our time. In this groundbreaking book Michael Northcott examines theological attitudes to climate...more
Paperback, 336 pages
Published September 1st 2007 by Orbis Books
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This book is written with a pretty technical tone and the setting is in Europe, which doesn't make it an easy read. It is interesting how Northcott links why Christianity and caring about our environment is important. He covers energy, economics, ethnics, emissions, transportation, food, free trade, etc. It is nice to read something related to my environmental economics major, but I didn't like how Northcott covered more theoretical thinking instead of recommending more practical steps. It is go...more