Journals Higher Education



Published: 29 May 2015

416 Pages | 26 color, 11 b/w illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190230869

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Inherit the Holy Mountain

Religion and the Rise of American Environmentalism

Mark Stoll

  • Argues for the place of religion in shaping the views of historical environmental figures
  • Demonstrates how religious traditions fostered distinctive aesthetic reactions to nature
  • Offers analysis of key works of art through the lenses of different denominations
  • Provides insight into the future of environmentalism in the United States