Bron Taylor

Professor of environmental studies and ethics, University of Florida, & Fellow, Rachel Carson Center, Munich Germany.

Bron Taylor is an environmental studies professor whose research focuses on nature-human relations. His books include Dark Green Religion: Nature Spirituality and the Planetary Future, which examines the diverse forms and growing influence of what he calls ‘spiritualities of belonging and connection to nature,’ illuminating how such spiritualities are being expressed and promoted environmentalists, surfers, artists, writers, filmmakers, politicians, scientists, and many others. More recently he released Avatar and Nature Spirituality. Taylor earned his Ph.D. from the University of Southern California and today is Professor of Religion, Nature and Environmental Ethics at the University of Florida, and also a Fellow at the Rachel Carson Center in Munich. He is also the editor of the Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature and the Journal for the Study of Religion, Nature and Culture, and has written or edited five books and dozens of articles. In demand as a speaker he has lectured in dozens of countries and in 2017, he was awarded a "lifetime achievement award" from the International Society for the Study of Religion, Nature and Culture. His research, writing, teaching, presentations, and initiatives are featured at www.brontaylor.com
고릴라의 가치 vs. 인간의

고릴라의 가치 vs. 인간의 가치

일부 환경 철학자들과 과학자들은 멸종 위기에 처한 종의 한 마리는 인간 한 명보다 더 가치있다고 주장한다. 그 종 전체 개체수의 크기가 커질수록 그에 따라 한 개체의 가치는 줄어든다고 주장한다. 이 주장은 곰곰이 생각해 볼 가치가 있다... 그리고 여기에 대한 우리의 반응 또한 그렇다. 인간과 다른 동물의 가치에 대한 우리의 반응은 보통 문화적으로 깊은 종교적 뿌리에 의해 형성되었다.
2016년 06월 02일 13시 13분 KST