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Returning Faith to Knowledge: Earthlings after the Anthropocene

Department of Religious Studies, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33199, USA
Religions 2020, 11(4), 169; https://doi.org/10.3390/rel11040169
Received: 10 March 2020 / Revised: 28 March 2020 / Accepted: 1 April 2020 / Published: 4 April 2020
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Faith after the Anthropocene)
The technologies of the Anthropocene are based upon Modern certainties. These technologies of a reductive and productive model of science create the worlds in which we live, in the image of a particular human being: the modern, western anthropos (with its raced, sexed, and gendered body). This article explores some of the technologies of the Anthropocene, and the environmental and social problems they give rise to. Finally, this article argues for the development of multiple planetary technologies based in uncertainty about the planetary future, that open humans onto more just and ecologically sound possibilities for planetary becoming. View Full-Text
Keywords: globalization; climate change; Anthropocene; planetarity globalization; climate change; Anthropocene; planetarity
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