Science, faith and the climate crisis /

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Edition:First edition.
Imprint:Bingley : Emerald Publishing Limited, 2020.
Description:1 online resource
Language:English
Series:Emerald Points Ser.
Emerald points.
Subject:Climatic changes.
Ecology -- Religious aspects.
Environmental ethics.
Religion and science.
Climate change.
Science, Global Warming & Climate Change.
Climatic changes.
Ecology -- Religious aspects.
Environmental ethics.
Religion and science.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/12651112
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Other authors / contributors:Myers, Sally, editor.
Hemstock, Sarah, editor.
Hanna, Edward, editor.
ISBN:9781839829840
1839829842
9781839829864
1839829869
1839829877
9781839829871
Notes:References
Summary:Inspired by a 2019 conference, Moana Water of Life, and including real-life insights from a diverse range of participants, this book showcases the potential fruits of open dialogue between stakeholders to navigate the critical challenges to planetary health caused by the climate crisis.
Other form:Print version: Myers, Sally. Science, Faith and the Climate Crisis. Bingley : Emerald Publishing Limited, ©2020 9781839829871
Table of Contents:
  • Cover
  • SCIENCE, FAITH AND THE CLIMATE CRISIS
  • Praise for Science, Faith and the Climate Crisis
  • SCIENCE, FAITH AND THE CLIMATE CRISIS
  • Copyright
  • CONTENTS
  • LIST OF FIGURES
  • ABOUT THE AUTHORS
  • ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
  • FOREWORD
  • PREFACE
  • INTRODUCTION
  • 1. Christianity, Kiribati and Climate Change-induced Migration
  • Introduction
  • Background
  • Study Design
  • Emerging Themes
  • Theme 1
  • A Strong Connection to and 'Faith in God' as the Source of Refuge
  • Theme 2
  • 'As Long as My Inner Nature Is Saved and in Tune with God's Will'
  • Theme 3
  • Anthropogenic Climate Change: An Apocalyptic Sign of the End times and an Appointed Time for All to 'Return to God'
  • Conclusions
  • References
  • 2. Moana: 'Oku mafeia he 'Otua 'a e me'a kotoa pe (Moana: Nothing Is Impossible with God (Luke 18:27)): Reflections of a To ...
  • Introduction
  • Methods
  • Results and Discussions
  • Linkages between Climate Change Impacts and Moana
  • Linkages between Moana, God and Climate Change Adaptation
  • 'Moana: Nothing Is Impossible with God' Framework to Guide the Implementation of SDGs and Resilience Moana by 2030 and beyond
  • Achieving Resilience Moana
  • Conclusion
  • References
  • 3. The Rivers of Humankind
  • Introduction
  • The Rivers of Civilisations
  • Land Management: Building the Earth
  • What We Have Done to Rivers: Where and When
  • Rivers of Humankind and the First Industrial Nation
  • Conclusions
  • References
  • 4. Earth, Air, Fire and Ice: Exploring Links between Human-induced Global Warming, Polar Ice Melt and Local Scale Extreme W ...
  • References
  • 5. Climate Change and the Role of Education
  • Introduction
  • Agenda 21
  • UNFCCC
  • Sustainable Development Goals
  • Sendai Framework
  • Pacific Case Study
  • So How Does This Work on the Ground?
  • References
  • 6. Towards Citizen Governance for Climate Change Education and Justice: A Science-Policy Perspective
  • Section 1: The Social and Political Conditions for More Equitable and Just Citizen Climate Governance and Action
  • Section 2: The Role of Collaborative Education Approaches through Education for Sustainable Development
  • Conclusion
  • References
  • 7. Ocean of Love
  • Science, Policy, and Spirituality of the World Water Crisis
  • The Water Crisis Is a Spiritual Crisis
  • The Anthropocene: Science Expresses the Theological Insight of Our Becoming Our Own Gods
  • Anthropocene Outcomes
  • Plastic Island, Pervasiveness of Plastic Wastes
  • The Great Pacific Garbage Patch
  • Species Loss and Endangerment
  • Alaska Tribal Groups and Salmon
  • Welsh Traditional River Fishing
  • Rising Ocean Levels
  • Climate Refugees
  • Fresh Water Scarcity
  • Faith Meets the Anthropocene: Interconnection of Life
  • The Role of Faith Bodies in Addressing the Water Crisis
  • Theology in Action: The Policies of the Episcopal Church in Response to the Environmental Crisis
  • Ocean of Love