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Sep 24, 2007 Susan rated it liked it
Recommends it for: people with an interest in both ethics and women's studies
In general, I think Carol Adams has put together a pretty good collection of academic articles on the subject of ecofeminism and ethics. While the title suggests an emphasis on theology as well, religious topics do not necessarily dominate...I would say many of the pieces are more concerned with matters of ethics rather than theology. While I do think some topics get a great deal more attention than others, there is still a fairly broad range of ideas to consider...The pieces on the ethics of ...more
Oct 14, 2016 Heather rated it it was amazing
I was pleasantly surprised to see the number of women of colour included in this anthology, including an excellent scathing article about white women appropriating Native spirituality to avoid confronting their own whiteness.
Great introduction to ecofeminism for beginners. Carol Adams does a great job as an active editor and I feel like there were many different perspectives published in this book. So many different issues to explore and see how they have developed to today. Great read, still relevant.
Carol J. Adams is a feminist-vegetarian theorist and author of books on eco-feminism and the links between species oppression and gender oppression.More about Carol J. Adams...