Journals Higher Education



Published: 04 January 2016

264 Pages

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

ISBN: 9780199359431

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The Cosmic Common Good

Religious Grounds for Ecological Ethics

Daniel P. Scheid

  • Challenges conventional and traditional expressions of Catholic social thought by reorienting them ecologically
  • Proposes an innovative bridge concept - the cosmic common good - that can be rooted in various religious traditions
  • Puts Catholic and Christian concepts in dialogue with Hindu, Buddhist, and American Indian/Lakota concepts