The Role of Scientism in Myth-making for the Anthropocene


  • Brendon M. H. Larson University of Waterloo



scientism, religion and science, ecospirituality, environmental ethics


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How to Cite

Larson, B. M. H. (2015). The Role of Scientism in Myth-making for the Anthropocene. Journal for the Study of Religion, Nature and Culture, 9(2), 185–191.