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Published: 25 June 2015

416 Pages | 15 illustrations


ISBN: 9780190230869

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Inherit the Holy Mountain

Religion and the Rise of American Environmentalism

Mark Stoll

  • Argues for the fundamentality of religion in shaping the views of historical environmental figures
  • Demonstrates how various Christian denominations fostered distinctive aesthetic reactions to nature
  • Each chapter begins with an analysis of a representative work of art
  • Provides insight into the future of religious environmentalism in the United States

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