Islamic Teaching and Practice of Environmental Ethics in Bangladesh: A Case Study

  • Md. Abu Sayem The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Abstract

The present paper attempts to present Islamic environmental teachings as a guiding source for environmental ethics. After briefly discussing current Muslim practices in relation to the environment, the paper focuses on the way Bangladeshi Muslims deal with the environment. It also correlates Islamic environmental teachings with current Bangladeshi practices and attitudes towards environmental sustainability. The study thus makes a new contribution to the debate about environmental problems in Bangladesh.

Key Words: Bangladesh, Environmental Ethics, Islam, Muslim Practices, Sustainable Development

Published online on
2018-11-12
How to Cite
SAYEM, Md. Abu. Islamic Teaching and Practice of Environmental Ethics in Bangladesh: A Case Study. QUEST: Studies on Religion & Culture in Asia, [S.l.], v. 3, nov. 2018. ISSN 2415-5993. Available at: <https://www.theology.cuhk.edu.hk/quest/index.php/quest/article/view/53>. Date accessed: 15 oct. 2019.
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