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Nature and Society - Adrian Ivankiv

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Nature and Society - Adrian Ivankiv NR 002 - A

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Nature & Culture
Adrian Ivakhiv
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Date Created: 02/11/16
Monday, February 8, 2016 Lecture 6: Religion and the Environment NR 002 What is Religion? - Belief, values, ideas - Practices, rituals, images - Community, identity - Tradition What isn’t Religion? - Politics (church-state separation) - Science Correlation between capitalism & Protestantism: - Ethic of sacrificing & saving for the future, adopting a rational (calculation) attitude towards life - Moral status reflected by worldly signs - Secular capitalism has religious roots: work rationalization, productivity Responce to Lynn White * Disenchantment of the natural world by Christianity Dominion (ownership, license) or Stewardship (husbandry, care taking) * Is Christianity a cause or a correlation? - Is Christianity to blame or the historical circumstances within which it developed (Medieval society, male domination) • Material factors: genetic predetermination, survival needs • Ideal factors: ideas, beliefs What about other religions? • If Christianity os to blame why not all Christianity? • Asian religions do not have clean environmental track record 1 Monday, February 8, 2016 - Hinduism, Buddhism, Chinese religion 2 Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Lecture 7: Indignity, Traditional Ecological Knowledge NR 002 Defining ‘indigenous’ - Clearer in the Americas than elsewhere - Underprivileged, longer tenure on the land The Columbian Encounter - MYTH: pristine, primeval wilderness - REALITY: 40-120 mill inhabitants; humanized environments - managed for purpose (agriculture) - Clash of two very different bio-cultural systems After 1492 - Native populations fell by 90% Ways of Knowing - Passed culturally: through stories, music, art, ritual, - Science: books Traditional Ecological Knowledge - 1


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