Item description for Facing Terrorism: Responding As Christians by Edward Leroy Long Jr...
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
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More About Edward Leroy Long Jr
Edward LeRoy Long Jr. is Pearsall Professor Emeritus of Christian Ethics and Theology of Culture at Drew University in Madison, New Jersey. He is the author of several books, including "A Survey of Christian Ethics", "A Survey of Recent Christian Ethics", "War and Conscience in America", and "Peace Thinking in a Warring World".