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Consecrating Science: Wonder, Knowledge, and the Natural by Lisa H. Sideris

By Lisa H. Sideris

Debunking myths in the back of what's identified jointly because the new cosmology—a grand, overlapping set of narratives that declare to carry technological know-how and spirituality together—Lisa H. Sideris bargains a searing critique of the movement’s anthropocentric imaginative and prescient of the area. In Consecrating Science, Sideris argues that rather than cultivating an ethic of appreciate for nature, the recent cosmology encourages human vanity, uncritical reverence for technology, and indifference to nonhuman existence. Exploring ethical sensibilities rooted in adventure of the wildlife, Sideris exhibits how a feeling of ask yourself can foster environmental attitudes that may guard our planet from ecological cave in for years to come. 

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