Eco-Justice Ministries
   Eco-Justice: "the well-being of all humankind on a thriving Earth"
 

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Eco-Curriculum Review for the title
Fruits of Creation: A look at Global Sustainability as Seen Through the Eyes of George Washington Carver

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More detailed reports are also available for this title.

Short Description:   This book contains the biography and insights of George Washington Carver (1865-1943), the African-American Christian and scientist, on how sustainable development might occur in the developing world.
Long Description:   This 100 page book describes the life of George Washington Carver with an emphasis on this teaching and research related to environmental stewardship and sustainable agriculture. There are discussion/review questions at the end of each chapter.
Reviewed by:   John Crist, a Catholic layman from Illinois

Bibliographic & Purchasing Information
Author:   John S. Ferrell Macalaster Park Publishing
Publication date:   1995 Website for this resource:   none known
We know of 1 source for purchasing this resource.
Address Environmental Justice Resources
National Council of the Churches of Christ
PO Box 968
Elkhart, IN   46515-0968  
Phone 800-762-0968   219-264-3102 Fax 219-262-0966  
Website www.nccecojustice.org/printedresources.htm E-mail    
Price $8.95  Order # EJ 5200 

Target Audience & Course Sessions
Age levels Preschool    Primary    Jr. High     Sr. High    Adult
Normal number/length of sessions If the curriculum's normal lesson plan is followed, there will be 11 class sessions
In the judgement of the reviewer:
 using these materials, or even just one session from them, a reasonable, coherent and self-contained class can be offered in a single session of about an hour.
 using these materials, a class can be offered that runs for at least two sessions.
Target audience:
 Interfaith - addressed people of many faiths
 Judeo-Christian - addressed to Jews & Christians
 Christian - addressed explicitly to Christians
 Not explicity faith-based - not much religious content


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