|Title||Special Issue: Christian Philosophical Perspectives on Sustainable Development|
|Author(s)||Massink, Henk; Jochemsen, Henk|
|Source||Philosophia Reformata 83 (2018)1. - ISSN 0031-8035 - p. 3 - 18.|
|Publication type||Refereed Article in a scientific journal|
|Keyword(s)||Christian philosophy - environment - Herman Dooyeweerd - modal aspects - modernization - normative practice - sustainability|
In this introductory article, the authors first briefly present the debate on the meaning of sustainability and consider the question of how to connect the concept of sustainability with a Christian-in particular, Reformational-way of doing philosophy. After examining the various uses of Dooyeweerdian philosophy in this regard, this introduction closes with an overview of the contributions to this special issue.