Item description for Textbook of Christian Ethics, 3rd Edition by Robin Gill...
Overview "An excellent blend of classical texts along with modern writers, yet tied together with the insightful critiques of a skillful ethicist,"---Southwestern Journal of Theology. Major sections focus on methodology; politics, economics and justice; war and peace; the environment; and human life and interpersonal relationships. 480 pages, softcover. T. & T. Clark.
Publishers Description The new edition of this classic textbook focuses more strongly on current debates and expands on a variety of topics, with contributions on natural law approaches, virtue ethics in a pluralistic/postmodern world, the influential notion of the 'common good', just war theory, genetics and biotechnology, euthanasia and global justice, and sex and gender issues. Important modern contributions to Christian ethics are set out alongside classic texts from Augustine, Aquinas and Luther. The modern writers range from thinkers such as Niebuhr, Barth and Bonhoeffer to recent liberation and Third World theologians. Each series of texts is systematically analysed. The differing ethical positions and arguments are examined together with the social and historical factors which shaped them.
Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at promiseangels.com!
Studio: Continuum International Publishing
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.56" Width: 6.62" Height: 0.94" Weight: 1.72 lbs.
Release Date Nov 14, 2006
Publisher T. & T. Clark Publishers
ISBN 0567031128 ISBN13 9780567031129
Availability 0 units.
More About Robin Gill
Robin Gill is the Michael Ramsay Professor of Modern Theology at the University of Kent, UK.
Robin Gill was born in 1944 and has an academic affiliation as follows - Royal Holloway University of London University of Kent Canterbury Roya.
Robin Gill has published or released items in the following series...