Item description for Vision and Values: Ethical Viewpoints in the Catholic Tradition by Judith A. Dwyer...
A concise introduction to Christian ethics, this book surveys the moral values of the Catholic tradition and applies them to contemporary issues. Prominent authors address such topics as scriptural sources, reverence for human life, sexuality and intimacy, family responsibilities, the concept of peace in the modern world, economics, and Catholic higher education.
"Vision and Values" is both an overview of the major perspectives which inform moral decisions and a guide to how these principles interrelate. It can help readers determine how to make complex moral judgments in a Christian context as it demonstrates the vitality of the Catholic theological tradition.
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Studio: Georgetown University Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.03" Width: 6.02" Height: 0.52" Weight: 0.69 lbs.
Release Date Aug 27, 1999
Publisher Georgetown University Press
ISBN 0878407421 ISBN13 9780878407422
Availability 0 units.
More About Judith A. Dwyer
Judith A. Dwyer is executive vice president and chief administrative officer at the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul/Minneapolis. Among her books is the New Dictionary of Catholic Social Thought (Liturgical Press, 1994).