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Buddhist perspectives on the Earth Charter

Buddhist perspectives on the Earth Charter

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Published by Boston Research Center for the 21st Century in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earth Charter (1997),
  • Environmental protection -- Religious aspects -- Buddhism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[edited by Amy Morgante].
    ContributionsMorgante, Amy., Boston Research Center for the 21st Century.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ4570.E23 B84 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination91 p. :
    Number of Pages91
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL499738M
    LC Control Number98235196
    OCLC/WorldCa38283659

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These case studies are taken from the SGI website. The Earth Charter affiliate in Tajikistan was able to organize a meeting of high school students to learn about the Earth Charter and present the Earth Charter at a roundtable on Earth Day Between and the Earth Charter Guidebook for Teachers and the Earth Charter brochure were translated into the Tajik language and published.

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