Gaia and God

Gaia and God

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Internationally acclaimed author and teacher Rosemary Radford Ruether presents a sweeping ecofeminist theology that illuminates a path toward "earth-healing"--a whole relationship between men and women, communities and nations. "This is theology that really matters."--Harvey Cox
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Product details

  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 134 x 202 x 19mm | 272.16g
  • HarperSanFrancisco
  • San Francisco, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0060669675
  • 9780060669676
  • 613,631

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In her most significant work to date, Rosemary Radford Ruether explores how Western religious and scientific traditions--the centuries-old beliefs and stories that have influenced our relationships with one another and with the earth--have led to today's ecological crisis.
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"This is a comprehensive and important discussion...that explores how male domination of women and of nature are interconnected."--"Library Journal"""Gaia and God "addresses the human-centered focus of Western Christian culture and the ways in which its interrelated systems of domination imperil our planet's survival...Ruether seeks a healing future in Christianity."--"Women's Review of Books""[Ruether] searches the Western Judeo-Christian tradition for weavable strands of an ecological culture and society...[and] envisions...healthy societies based on a principle of equity."--"Creation Spirituality"
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