Facing Terrorism: Responding as Christians / Edition 1

Facing Terrorism: Responding as Christians / Edition 1

by Edward Le Roy. Long
     
 

ISBN-10: 0664227600

ISBN-13: 9780664227609

Pub. Date: 01/14/2004

Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press

In this timely, brief, and judicious reflection, Edward Long, a senior scholar in Christian ethics, surveys the political, religious, and moral dimensions of terrorism. Written accessibly and going far beyond the dominant war versus pacifism discussion, Facing Terrorism guides Christians through the many questions and controversies surrounding this horrific

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In this timely, brief, and judicious reflection, Edward Long, a senior scholar in Christian ethics, surveys the political, religious, and moral dimensions of terrorism. Written accessibly and going far beyond the dominant war versus pacifism discussion, Facing Terrorism guides Christians through the many questions and controversies surrounding this horrific phenomenon. From defining terrorism and analyzing its causes to exploring the risks of eroding civil liberties in protecting against terrorism and living hopefully amidst fear, Long provides a thoughtful and informative analysis that will aid countless Christians in discerning how to respond to terrorism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780664227609
Publisher:
Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date:
01/14/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
132
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.28(d)

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