Plurality and Christian Ethics / Edition 1

Plurality and Christian Ethics / Edition 1

by Ian S. Markham
     
 

ISBN-10: 1889119067

ISBN-13: 9781889119069

Pub. Date: 10/28/1999

Publisher: Congressional Quarterly, Inc.

This is the first substantial study in Christian Ethics to explore the problem of religion, plurality, and ethics. Why, asks the author, do different religions find it so hard to coexist together? In answering this question, the book ranges widely: culture, ethical method, the Christendom Group of T.S. Eliot, immigration, Rushdie and Islam, Bellah and civil religion,…  See more details below

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This is the first substantial study in Christian Ethics to explore the problem of religion, plurality, and ethics. Why, asks the author, do different religions find it so hard to coexist together? In answering this question, the book ranges widely: culture, ethical method, the Christendom Group of T.S. Eliot, immigration, Rushdie and Islam, Bellah and civil religion, Neuhaus and public philosophy, MacIntyre and Milbank, the nature of truth and morality, and the political implications of postmodernism are all discussed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781889119069
Publisher:
Congressional Quarterly, Inc.
Publication date:
10/28/1999
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.04(w) x 9.05(h) x 0.54(d)
Lexile:
1200L (what's this?)

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Table of Contents

General editor's preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction: the secularist challenge1
1Plurality and secularism9
2Plurality, culture, and method18
3Plurality and the Christendom Group29
4The totality of the Christian narrative: capitalism and ecology44
5Plurality and contemporary British Christian ethics59
6Plurality and the American experience83
7Plurality and public philosophy107
8God and truth129
9Conditions for rational public discourse156
10Plurality and theology171
11Plurality and post-modernism189
Notes196
Bibliography215
Index222

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