Another Worldview Is Possible: Grassroots Social Movements and the ‘Great Work’


  • Andreas Hernandez Marymount Manhattan College



Worldview, spirituality, cosmovisions, social movements, Thomas Berry, New Story, Great Work, sustainable development, nature religion, World Social Forums, globalization


Observers such as Thomas Berry and David Korten have proposed that the contemporary 'Great Work' is to tell new stories, embodied in practical new politics and economics, to navigate the deep cultural and institutional transformations necessary for human communities to survive and

Author Biography

Andreas Hernandez, Marymount Manhattan College

Andreas Hernandez is Chair, Assistant Professor, Department of International Studies, Marymount Manhattan College, New York, USA.


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How to Cite

Hernandez, A. (2018). Another Worldview Is Possible: Grassroots Social Movements and the ‘Great Work’. Journal for the Study of Religion, Nature and Culture, 12(2), 147–171.