Scholars from a wide range of disciplines, including Thomas Berry cultural history , Wendy Doniger study of myth , Elizabeth Lawrence veterinary medicine, ritual studies , Marc Bekoff cognitive ethology , Marc Hauser behavioral science , Steven Wise animals and law , Peter Singer animals and ethics , and Jane Goodall primatology consider how major religious traditions have incorporated animals into their belief systems, myths, rituals, and art.
Their findings offer profound insights into humans' relationships with animals and a deeper understanding of the social and ecological web in which we all live. They explore issues such as animal consciousness, suffering, sacrifice, and stewardship in innovative methodological ways. They also address contemporary challenges relating to law, biotechnology, social justice, and the environment. By grappling with the nature and ideological features of various religious views, the contributors cast religious teachings and practices in a new light.
They reveal how we either intentionally or inadvertently marginalize "others," whether they are human or otherwise, reflecting on the ways in which we assign value to living beings.
Though it is an ancient concern, the topic of "Religion and Animals" has yet to be systematically studied by modern scholars. This groundbreaking collection takes the first steps toward a meaningful analysis.
Their findings offer profound insights into the relationship between human beings and animals, and a deeper understanding of the social and ecological web in which we all live. Juhul, kui soovite raamatuga enne ostu tutvuda, siis palun sisestaga allpool oma nimi ning e-mail. Ignoreeri ja kuva leht.
First, enormous effort was expended over s of years to create this art Waller, Psychoacoustic influences of the echoing environments of prehistoric art. Please enter the message. Yet they did not develop the kinds of behavior, such as agriculture and language, that we associate with high cognitive ability Tattersall, , The Evolution of Language.
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A Communion of Subjects. Animals in Religion, Science, and Ethics. Edited by Paul Waldau and Kimberley Patton. Columbia University Press. A Communion of . A Communion of Subjects is the first comparative andinterdisciplinary study of the conceptualization of animals inworld religions. Scholars from a wide range of.
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