The Ethics of World Religions

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780773419407
  • Publisher: Mellen, Edwin Press, The
  • Publication date: 3/28/2005
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 280
  • Product dimensions: 6.46 (w) x 9.32 (h) x 0.86 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Introduction 1
Ch. 2 The Foundation of Jewish Ethics 7
Ch. 3 The Prophetic Ethic 13
Ch. 4 The Prophetic Ethic of Isaiah 19
Ch. 5 The Prophetic Ethics of Jeremiah and Ezekiel 25
Ch. 6 The Ethics of the Apocrypha 31
Ch. 7 Ethics and the Halakhah in the Talmud 37
Ch. 8 Moral Behavior in the Talmud 45
Ch. 9 The Ethics of the Testaments of the Twelve Patriarchs 69
Ch. 10 Ethics on the Book of Proverbs 75
Ch. 11 The Ethical Teachings of Jesus 79
Ch. 12 The Ethical Teachings of Paul 91
Ch. 13 The Dead Sea Community Ethical Code 97
Ch. 14 The Ethics of John 103
Ch. 15 The Ethics of St. Thomas Aquinas 111
Ch. 16 The Ethics of Martin Luther 117
Ch. 17 The Ethics of John Calvin 125
Ch. 18 Karl Marx and the Marxist Ethics 131
Ch. 19 The Situation Ethics of Joseph Fletcher 137
Ch. 20 The Ethics of Hinduism 143
Ch. 21 The Ethics of Bhuddism 149
Ch. 22 Confucianist Ethics 155
Ch. 23 Islamic Ethics 163
Bibliography 169
Recommended Readings 173
Index 177
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