Chapter 52. Future Generations

  1. William Schweiker
  1. Svend Andersen

Published Online: 20 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470997031.ch53

The Blackwell Companion to Religious Ethics

The Blackwell Companion to Religious Ethics

How to Cite

Andersen, S. (2005) Future Generations, in The Blackwell Companion to Religious Ethics (ed W. Schweiker), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470997031.ch53

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631216346

Online ISBN: 9780470997031

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Keywords:

  • future generations;
  • ethical problems;
  • industrial civilization;
  • conceptual difficulties;
  • traditional religious ethics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Facts and the Problems

  • Conceptual Difficulties

  • Future Generations in Traditional Religious Ethics

  • Responses in Moral Philosophy

  • Responses in Global Politics

  • Conclusion: Why Should Religious People Care?