Item description for Facing Terrorism: Responding As Christians by Long...
Overview This brief but judicious reflection by a senior statesman of Christian ethics tackles the political, religious, and moral dimensions of terrorism.
In this timely, brief, and judicious reflection, Edward Long, a senior scholar in Christian ethics, surveys the political, religious, and moral dimensions of terrorism. Written accessibly and going far beyond the dominant war versus pacifism discussion, "Facing Terrorism" guides Christians through the many questions and controversies surrounding this horrific phenomenon. From defining terrorism and analyzing its causes to exploring the risks of eroding civil liberties in protecting against terrorism and living hopefully amidst fear, Long provides a thoughtful and informative analysis that will aid countless Christians in discerning how to respond to terrorism.
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Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.08" Width: 5" Height: 0.39" Weight: 0.33 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 2004
Publisher PRESBYTERIAN PUBLISHING #86
ISBN 0664227600 ISBN13 9780664227609
Availability 0 units.
More About Long
Karen Long and her husband, Paul, own and operate Kappa Studios, Inc., a television production/postproduction facility in Los Angeles . Having graduated as class valedictorian from Pepperdine University with a B.A. in journalism and an M.A. in broadcast communications, Karen went on to become an award-winning reporter and producer in the number two media market in the nation. She also anchored for "Good Morning America" at the ABC affiliate in Palm Springs and has written articles published in the "Los Angeles Times" and "Reader s Digest" . She and Paul have three children."