By George Zachariah

The sufferers of environmental destruction are frequently sidelined in eco-theology and environmental discourse. activities for ecological justice fail take into consideration the voice of these on the grassroots. 'Alternatives Unincorporated' provides an environmental ethics that starts off with these at the margins. utilizing the main instance of the Narmada Dam in India and the preferred resistance flow which outfitted up opposed to the venture, the booklet examines the collective motion of subaltern groups in taking care of their neighborhood atmosphere. The ebook frames those hobbies as theological texts that tell a life-affirming earth ethics. the purpose of the publication is to problem winning social and ecological dynamics and to verify the interconnectedness of social justice and environmental action.

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