WFU symposium concludes with environmental ethics lecture

Wake Forest University’s “Environment 2000” symposium will conclude with a talk by environmental ethics expert Larry Rasmussen, Reinhold Niebuhr Professor of Social Ethics at Union Theological Seminary.

Rasmussen will speak at 4 p.m. April 27 in Winston Hall, Room A. His topic is “Sustainable Development – No! Sustainable Community -Yes!” Rasmussen co-authored the 1998 book, “Ethics for a Small Planet: New Horizons for Population, Consumption and Ecology.” In 1996, he also wrote “Earth Community, Earth Ethics.”

He edits the Society of Christian Ethics journal and has written several other books.

The lecture is free and open to the public. For information, call 758-5788.

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