Relativism: Feet Firmly Planted in Mid-Air

Relativism: Feet Firmly Planted in Mid-Air

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by Francis J. Beckwith, Gregory Koukl
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0801058066

ISBN-13: 9780801058066

Pub. Date: 10/01/1998

Publisher: Baker Publishing Group

"An extremely well-researched, intellectual approach to the problem of relativism and its effect on education, public policy, and our everyday lives." —Youthworker

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"An extremely well-researched, intellectual approach to the problem of relativism and its effect on education, public policy, and our everyday lives." —Youthworker

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801058066
Publisher:
Baker Publishing Group
Publication date:
10/01/1998
Pages:
190
Sales rank:
538,009
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction: Who Are You to Judge?
Part 1: Understanding Relativism
1 The Death of Truth
2 What Is Moral Relativism?
3 Three Kinds of Relativism
Part 2: Critiquing Relativism
4 Culture as Morality
5 Culture Defining Morality
6 Moral Common Sense
7 Relativism's Seven Fatal Flaws
Part 3: Relativism and Education
8 Values Clarification
9 Relativism's Offspring—Political Correctness and Multiculturalism
10 On the Road to Barbarism
Part 4: Relativism and Public Policy
11 Relativism and the Law
12 Relativism and the Meaning of Marriage
13 Relativism and the Meaning of Life
Part 5: Responding to Relativism
14 Tactics to Refute Relativism
15 Monkey Morality
16 Why Morality?
Conclusion
Notes
Index

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Relativism: Feet Firmly Planted in Mid-Air 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I had found this book when I least expected to find it. I'm glad I picked it up when I did! A very informative read in regards to moral relativism and how shoddy the reasoning is behind it. I definitely recommend this book!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago