By Daniel Miller
In this publication, Daniel ok. Miller articulates a brand new imaginative and prescient of human and animal relationships according to the foundational love ethic inside of Christianity. Framed round Jesus’ parable of the great Samaritan, Animal Ethics and Theology thoughtfully examines the shortcomings of utilitarian and rights-based techniques to animal ethics. by means of contemplating the query of animals in the Christian proposal of neighbourly love, Miller presents another narrative for realizing the advanced relationships that people have with different animals.
This publication addresses major theological questions corresponding to: Does being created within the snapshot of God current a significant contrast among people and different animals? What does it suggest for people to have dominion (Gen. 1:28) over animals? Is meat consuming an ethical challenge for Christians? as well as drawing out the importance of Christian theology for box of animal ethics this booklet additionally engages environmental and feminist ethics. Miller brings a theological standpoint to such questions as: should still take care of animals be unique from take care of the surroundings, and what position should still human feelings play in our moral dealings with different animals? because the identify indicates, this booklet offers clean perception into the theological importance of human relationships with different animals.
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Animal Ethics and Theology: The Lens of the Good Samaritan (Routledge Studies in Religion) by Daniel Miller