Professor of Ethics; Department Chair
Department of Religious Studies
University of Virginia


Values-Based Scenarios of Water Security: Rights to Water, Rights of Waters, and Commercial Water Rights
Soundscapes of Restoration Booklet


Keynote Address: The Sacred Anthropocene? Studying Religion in Climate Crisis
How Integrating Arts & Humanities Catalyzes New Research
Engaging Processes of Cultural Change in Transformational Adaptation
Panel: Worldbuilding & Repair, Climate Transformations
The Coastal Conservatory

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