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
Earthcare for Friends

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Short Description:   This study guide is designed to help Friends understand specific ways that human activities have been despoiling the earth, God´s creation, and how this damage is intensified by today´s materialistic culture; and how Earthcare is a natural expression of the historic Quaker testimonies of peace, equality, justice, simplicity, and integrity

Bibliographic & Purchasing Information
Author:   Louis Cox, Ingrid Fabianson, Sandra Moon Farley, and Ruah Swennerfelt, eds.
Publisher:   Quaker Earthcare Witness
Publication date:   2004 Website for this resource:
We know of 2 sources for purchasing this resource.
Source #1:  
Address Quaker Books of FGC
1216 Arch St, Suite 2B
Philadelphia, PA   19107  
Phone 800-966-4556   215-561-1700 Fax  
Website E-mail  
Price $18.00  Order #  
Source #2:  
Address Quaker Earthcare Witness
(Friends Committee on Unity with Nature)
173-B N. Prospect St.
Burlington, VT   15401-1607  
Phone 802-658-0308   Fax  
Website E-mail  
Price $18  Order #  

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 18 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
  The reviewer did not identify a target audience
Note: In the opinion of the reviewer, meaningful use of this curriculum is largely confined to members of the denomination or agency that developed it , Quaker Earthcare Witness .
For example, it may explore a denominational policy statement.

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