Person and Community: Selected Essays

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781433104633
  • Publisher: Lang, Peter Publishing, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 5/1/2008
  • Series: Catholic Thought from Lublin
  • Pages: 370
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents

Translator's Note
Introduction: Karol Wojtyla at the Catholic University of Lublin
Pt. 1 Ethical And Moral Considerations
1 The Problem of the Will in the Analysis of the Ethical Act 3
2 The Problem of the Separation of Experience from the Act in Ethics 23
3 In Search of the Basis of Perfectionism in Ethics 45
4 On the Directive or Subservient Role of Reason in Ethics 57
5 On the Metaphysical and Phenomenological Basis of the Moral Norm 73
6 Human Nature as the Basis of Ethical Formation 95
7 Ethics and Moral Theology 101
8 The Problem of Experience in Ethics 107
9 The Problem of the Theory of Morality 129
Pt. 2 Personalism
10 Thomistic Personalism 165
11 On the Dignity of the Human Person 177
12 The Human Person and Natural Law 181
13 The Personal Structure of Self-Determination 187
14 Participation or Alienation? 197
15 Subjectivity and the Irreducible in the Human Being 209
16 The Person: Subject and Community 219
17 The Problem of the Constitution of Culture Through Human Praxis 263
Pt. 3 Marriage and the Family
18 The Problem of Catholic Sexual Ethics 279
19 The Teaching of the Encyclical Humane Vitae on Love 301
20 The Family as a Community of Persons 315
21 Parenthood as a Community of Persons 329
22 Pastoral Reflections on the Family 343
Index 363
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