By Irene Dietzel
What is the importance of sustainable source administration for the functioning of Mediterranean island societies? How do human-environment family members replicate in a multi-ethnic spiritual panorama? This publication poses those questions within the context of the Ottoman, British, and smooth historical past of Cyprus. It explores the socio-ecological measurement of the Cyprus clash and considers the function of neighborhood environmental practices for historic coexistence and sleek department. The ebook synthesizes theoretical methods from the examine on 'religion and ecology' with the anthropology of Cyprus, with the aim to advance and determine an ecological standpoint on coexistence and clash within the Mediterranean. faith is noticeable because the position the place neighborhood representations of nature and traditions of source administration are generated and maintained. The paintings takes a comparative examine the influence of japanese Orthodox and Islamic associations at the island's panorama, in addition to the non secular and monetary practices of the agricultural peasant groups. The findings are then spelled out within the context of present discourses on faith, environmental ethics, and social justice.
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The Ecology of Coexistence and Conflict in Cyprus: Exploring the Religion, Nature, and Culture of a Mediterranean Island (Religion and Society) by Irene Dietzel