Applied Ethics in a World Church: The Padua Conference

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  • ISBN-13: 9781570757594
  • Publisher: Orbis Books
  • Publication date: 5/28/2008
  • Pages: 287
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.19 (h) x 0.66 (d)

Table of Contents



Introduction: Cross-cultural Conversations: Applied Ethics in a World Church Linda Hogan Hogan, Linda 1

Part 1 Globalization, Justice, and Environment

1 Opting for the Poor in the Face of Growing Poverty Humberto Miguel Yanez Yanez, Humberto Miguel 13

2 An Ethical Analysis of Globalization from an Indian Perspective John Chathanatt Chathanatt, John 21

3 Globalization and African Economic Reforms Aquiline Tarimo Tarimo, Aquiline 32

4 Globalization and Free Trade Agreements: Ethical Analysis and Alternatives Kenneth M. Weare Weare, Kenneth M. 39

5 Setting Aside Some Economic Paradigms Alejandro C. Llorente Llorente, Alejandro C. 46

6 A Ringing Endorsement of Capitalism? The Influence of the Neo-liberal Agenda on Official Catholic Social Teaching Johan Verstraeten Verstraeten, Johan 54

7 Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church and the Ethic of the Environment Karl Golser Golser, Karl 65

8 Reflections on the Relationship between Ecology and Theological Ethics Simone Morandini Morandini, Simone 73

Part 2 Gender

9 Becoming Better Samaritans: The Quest for New Models of Doing Social-economic Justice in Africa Teresia Hinga Hinga, Teresia 85

10 Women's Perspectives in Bioethics: A Case Study from Tribal India Pushpa Joseph Joseph, Pushpa 98

11 Gendered Identity Formation and Moral Theology Christine E. Gudorf Gudorf, Christine E. 109

Part 3 War and Peace

12 A Tale of Two Presumptions: The Development of Roman Catholic Just War Theory William Werpehowski Werpehowski, William 119

13 A New Casus Belli? Counterproliferation in an Age of Terrorism Kenneth R. Himes Himes, Kenneth R. 126


14AIDS, Africa, and the "Age of Miraculous Medicine": Naming the Silences Emmanuel Katongole Katongole, Emmanuel 137

15 Ethics of HIV/AIDS Prevention: Paradigms of a New Discourse from an African Perspective Agbonkhianmeghe E. Orobator Orobator, Agbonkhianmeghe E. 147

16 HIV/AIDS in Africa: An Urgent Task for an Inculturated Theological Ethics Paul Chummar Chummar, Paul 155

17 Who Sinned? AIDS-Related Stigma and the Church Gillian Paterson Paterson, Gillian 163

18 Religion in the AIDS Crisis: Irrelevance, Adversary, or Ally? The Case of the Catholic Church Bertrand Lebouche Lebouche, Bertrand Jean-Francois Malherbe Malherbe, Jean-Francois Christian Trepo Trepo, Christian Raymond Lemieux Lemieux, Raymond 170

Part 5 Bioethics and Social Justice

19 The Contribution of Theology to Bioethical Discussion Jose Roque Junges Junges, Jose Roque 183

20 Multinational Biomedical Research in Impoverished Communities: Toward a Theory of Global Social Justice Jorge Jose Ferrer Ferrer, Jorge Jose 189

21 Embryo Adoption: Expanding the Terms of the Debate Darlene Fozard Weaver Weaver, Darlene Fozard 199

22 Nutrition and Hydration in the Care of Terminally Ill Patients: Ethical and Theological Challenges Marie-Jo Thiel Thiel, Marie-Jo 208

23 A Contextual Approach to the Practical Tradition of Hospital Care Catherine Fino Fino, Catherine 216

Part 6 Sexuality and Marriage

24 The Fragility of Marriage: Concerning Methodology in Christian Ethics Philippe Bordeyne Bordeyne, Philippe 229

25 "What God Has Joined Together": The Specifically Christian Quality of Conjugal Love Aristide Fumagalli Fumagalli, Aristide 233

26 The Truly Human Sexual Act and Complementarity: Proposing a Reconstruction Todd A. Salzman Salzman, Todd A. Michael G. Lawler Lawler, Michael G. 241

27 The Use of Sociological Studies to Confirm or Critique Roman Catholic Sexual Ethics Michael J. Hartwig Hartwig, Michael J. 252

Part 7 Challenges to Method in Moral Theology

28 Contraception: Is Dialogue Possible between Proportionalism and the Ethic of Virtue? Gustavo Irrazabal Irrazabal, Gustavo 263

29 Benedict XVI's Deus Caritas Est: An Ethical Analysis Stephen J. Pope Pope, Stephen J. 271

30 Tolerance, Pluralism, and Religious Truth Johan De Tavernier De Tavernier, Johan 278

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