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Christian Ethics and Contemporary Moral Problems

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Explores the significance of Christian belief for a range of contemporary and controversial ethical issues.Michael Banner explores... Lire la suite
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Explores the significance of Christian belief for a range of contemporary and controversial ethical issues.

Résumé
Michael Banner explores the significance of Christian belief for several ethical issues including euthanasia, the environment, abortion, the family, and sexual ethics. He shows the crucial difference which Christian belief makes to an understanding of these issues, and demonstrates some of the weaknesses of certain popular approaches to them.

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Preface; Acknowledgements; 1. Turning the world upside down - and some other tasks for dogmatic Christian ethics; 2. Christian anthropology at the beginning and end of life; 3. The practice of abortion: a critique; 4. Economic devices and ethical pitfalls: quality of life, the distribution of resources and the needs of the elderly; 5. Why and how (not) to value the environment; 6. On not begging the questions about biotechnology; 7. 'Who are my mother and my brothers?': Marx, Bonhoeffer and Benedict and the redemption of the family; 8. Five churches in search of sexual ethics; 9. Prolegomena to a dogmatic sexual ethic; Bibliography; Index.

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Titre: Christian Ethics and Contemporary Moral Problems
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Code EAN: 9780521623827
ISBN: 978-0-521-62382-7
Format: Livre Relié
Editeur: Cambridge Univ Pr
Genre: Philosophie
nombre de pages: 344
Poids: 585g
Taille: H216mm x B140mm x T24mm
Année: 2008
Auflage: New

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