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Document Type(s):Book Chapter
Book Title:Spirit and Nature
Article/Chapter Title:Islam and the Environmental Crisis
Editor(s):Rockefeller, Steven C.; Elder, John C.
Author(s):Nasr, Seyyed Hossein
Religion(s):Islam
Publisher Name:Beacon Press
Place of Publication:Boston, Mass.
Date of Publication:1992
Pages:83-108
Annotation:Taken from an address given at the Middlebury College “Spirit and Nature Symposium” (1990), this text argues that religion has both an ethical and intellectual component. Succinctly elucidating the history of scientific method in both Western and Islamic scholarship, Nasr suggests that the environmental crisis can only be cured through the spiritual healing of humankind.
   
 
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