Environmental Ethics from a Qur'anic Perspective2003
The Qur’an’s emphasis on the sacred and methaphysical dimension of the universe should lead to a change in Muslims’ overall image of nature and themselves as well….Today, all thse principles are waiting rediscovery and analysis, so that the Qur’anic environemtnal ethic appropriate to meeting the present crisis can be worked out.
Ibrahim Özdemir (2003) Toward an Understanding of Environmental Ethics from a Qur’anic Perspective. page 28. R.Foltz, F. Denny and A.Baharuddin (eds.) Islam and Ecology. A Bestowed Trust. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.