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Bron’s Blog ~ A Welcome and Introduction

I have periodically blogged for the Huffington Post, Religion Dispatches, the Rachel Carson Center, and the Social Science Research Council’s Immanent Frame, and will continue to do so.  But I would also like to weigh in more regularly on a wider range of issues so I have intended, for years, to start a blog. Well, I have finally managed to get it up and running. I hope you find something of value here and I welcome your comments as time and inspiration allow.

This entry was posted by on January 22, 2015

Religion to the Rescue (?) in an Age of Climate Disruption

My first blog post will be much longer than the norm as it provides an early look at my article, Religion to the Rescue (?) in an Age of Climate Disruption. This article will be published in April 2015 in the Journal for the Study of Religion, Nature and Culture.  Here is a brief summary: Since the early 1990s calls to address the negative consequences of anthropogenic climate change have been increasing by religious elites as well as by scholars who affiliate with and study religions. An important example of the trend occurred in November 2014 during the annual meeting of the American Academy of Religion in San Diego where ‘Religion and Climate Change’ was the conference’s central theme. Data presented at this meeting, however, was... Continue Reading

Climate Change Concern Index

This entry was posted by on January 23, 2015