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Review of Catherine Keller (2021). Facing Apocalypse: Climate, Democracy, and Other Last Chances

Maryknoll, New York: Orbis Books. 176 pp. ISBN 9781626984134 (Paperback)

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Reader, J. Review of Catherine Keller (2021). Facing Apocalypse: Climate, Democracy, and Other Last Chances. Postdigit Sci Educ 3, 1022–1031 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s42438-021-00237-5

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Keywords

  • Apocalypse
  • Theology
  • Postdigital
  • Climate
  • Democracy
  • Spaces
  • Places
  • Dreamreading
  • Slow science
  • Reverberations
  • Futures