Just Water: Theology, Ethics and the Global Water Crisis (Orbis Books, 2014)
Just Sustainability: Ecology, Technology, and Resource Extraction, co-edited with Andrea Vicini SJ (Orbis Books, 2015)
Expanding Horizons in Bioethics, co-edited with Arthur Galston (Springer, 2005)
Selected Peer-Reviewed Articles
“Troubling Waters: the Jordan River between Religious Imagination and Environmental Degradation.” Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences, vol. 3, no. 2 (2013): 109-119. DOI: 10.1007/s13412-013-0116-1.
“Water Ethics on a Human-Dominated Planet: Rationality, Context, and Values in Global Governance.” 4,000-word literature review and analysis, co-authored with Jeremy J. Schmidt (Harvard University). Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: WATER, Vol. 1 (6), November/December 2014: 533-547. DOI: 10.102/wat21043.
“What Powers Us? A Comparative Religious Ethics of Energy Sources, Power, and Privilege.” Christiana Z. Peppard, Julia Watts Belser, Erin Lothes Biviano, and James B. Martin-Schramm. Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics, forthcoming 2016.
“Catholic Moral Traditions and Energy Ethics for the Twenty-First Century.” Co-authored by: Erin Lothes Biviano, David Cloutier, Elaine, Padilla, Christiana Z. Peppard, and Jame Schaefer. Journal of Moral Theology, Vol. 5, No. 2 (June 2016): 1-36.
“Fresh Water and Catholic Social Teaching: A Vital Nexus.” Journal of Catholic Social Thought, vol. 9, iss. 2 (Summer 2012): 325-352. Winner of the 2013 Catherine Mowry LaCugna Award from the Catholic Theological Society of America.
“Democracy, the Verb: Pauli Murray’s Poetry as a Resource for Contemporary Freedom Struggles.” Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion, vol. 29, no. 1 (Spring 2013): 148-155.
Selected Engaged Scholarship in the Public Sphere
“The Moral Case for Renewable Energy,” The New Republic (June 2015)
“What you need to know about Francis’s environmental encyclical,” The Washington Post (June 2015)
“The Pope takes on climate change,” The Brian Lehrer Show (radio) discussing Laudato Si’ (June 2015)
“Fresh Water Scarcity: An Introduction to the Problem,” TED-Ed (February 2014)