Economic Compulsion and Christian Ethics / Edition 1

Economic Compulsion and Christian Ethics / Edition 1

by Albino Barrera
     
 

Barrera addresses adverse effects of market operations on individuals from the viewpoint of Christian ethics.See more details below

Overview

Barrera addresses adverse effects of market operations on individuals from the viewpoint of Christian ethics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521043571
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/28/2007
Series:
New Studies in Christian Ethics Series, #24
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
268
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.59(d)

Meet the Author

Professor Albino Barrera teaches in both theology and economics at Providence College. His most recent book is Modern Catholic Social Documents and Political Economy published in 2001.

Table of Contents

1Markets and coercive pecuniary externalities3
2The regressive incidence of unintended burdens43
3Economic security as God's twofold gift77
4Retrieving the biblical principle of restoration111
5Economic rights - obligations as diagnostic framework141
6Application : the case of agricultural protectionism178
7Summary and conclusions213

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