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Judaism and environmental ethics : a reader / edited by Martin D. Yaffe.

Yaffe, Martin D. (Editor).

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J.N. Desmarais Library BM 538 H85 J86 2001 30007008936725 Circulation (3rd floor) Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 073910117X (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780739101179(cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0739101188 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780739101186 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: ix, 422 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, c2001.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Autographed copy.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 410-414) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
On classical Judaism and environmental crisis / Jeremy Cohen -- The Hebrew view of nature/ E.l. Allen -- Concepts of nature in the Hebrew Bible / Jeanne Kay -- The forestry of the prophets / Aldo Leopold -- The agricultural and ecological symbolism of the four species of Sukkot / Arthur Scheffer -- Judaism and the practice of stewardship / David Ehrenfeld and Philip J. Bently -- Man and nature in the Sabbatical Year / Gerald Blidstein -- Commentary on the book of Genesis, Chapter 1 / Robert D. Sacks -- Our Covenant with stones : a Jewish ecology of earth / Bradley Shavit Artson -- Created in the image of God : humanity and divinity in an age of enivronmentalis / Lawrence Troster -- Is Gaia Jewish? finding a framework for radical ecology in traditional Judaism / Eric Roseblum -- "One, walking and studying ..." : nature vs. Torah / Jeremy Benstein -- Bal Tashchit : a Jewish Environmental precept / Eilon Schwartz -- Contemporary problems in ethics from a Jewish perspective / Hans Jonas -- The unnatural Jew / Steven S. Schwarzschild / Some thoughts on nature and Judaism / David Ehrenfeld and Joan G. Ehrenfeld -- Comments on the unnatural Jew / Jeanne Kay -- Judaism and the sanctification of nature/ Michael Wyschnogrod -- Judaism and nature : theological and moral issues to consider while renegotiating a Jewish relationship to the natural world / Eilon Schwartz / Nature's healing power, the Holocaust, and the environmental crisis / Eric Katz -- Ethical issues of animal welfare in Jewish thought / Ze'ev Levy -- Judaism and animal experimentation / J. David Bleich -- Vegetarianism and Judaism / J. David Bleich -- Sanctified eating / Leon R. Kass.
Subject: Human ecology > Religious aspects > Judaism.
Nature > Religious aspects > Judaism.
Environmental ethics.
Human ecology > Philosophy.

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