Protecting Nature, Saving Creation

Ecological Conflicts, Religious Passions, and Political Quandaries

  • Pasquale Gagliardi
  • Anne Marie Reijnen
  • Philipp Valentini

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Introduction

    1. Pasquale Gagliardi
      Pages 1-6
  3. Ariadne and the Minotaur: A Thread Winding through the Labyrinth

  4. Proceedings of the Dialogue

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 17-17
    2. Card. Angelo Scola
      Pages 19-26
    3. Pasquale Gagliardi, Anne Marie Reijnen, Philipp Valentini
      Pages 27-31
    4. Izabela Jurasz
      Pages 33-42
    5. Simon Schaffer
      Pages 43-61
    6. Bruno Latour
      Pages 63-75
    7. Anne Marie Reijnen
      Pages 101-111
    8. Ignazio Musu
      Pages 181-193
    9. Michael Shellenberger, Ted Nordhaus
      Pages 195-220
  5. Afterthoughts

About this book


Can religions help us tackle the ecological crisis we are now facing? Can we redefine our relationship with the Earth, giving spiritual depth to ecological issues? This book attempts to answer these questions by exploring the relationship between ecology and theology.


ecology Jura religion sustainability

Editors and affiliations

  • Pasquale Gagliardi
    • 1
  • Anne Marie Reijnen
    • 2
    • 3
  • Philipp Valentini
    • 4
  1. 1.Catholic University of MilanItaly
  2. 2.ISEO (Institut Supérieur d’Etudes Oecuméniques/Paris Institute for Advanced Studies in Ecumenism)University Paris (Institut Catholique de Paris)France
  3. 3.FPG/FUTP (Faculté Universitaire de Théologie Protestante)BrusseslBelgium
  4. 4.University of VeniceItaly

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