The Annual of the Society of Christian Ethics 1998

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780878403356
  • Publisher: Georgetown University Press
  • Publication date: 10/1/1998
  • Pages: 340
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Editors' Preface
Community Versus Universals: A Misplaced Debate in Christian Ethics 3
Fr. Stanley Harakas: Introductory Comments 15
A Short Response to Stanley Harakas 19
Cosmic Theocentrism: Remarks on Stanley Harakas's Toward Transfigured Life 23
The Work of Fr. Stanley Harakas: A Panel Discussion 29
Response 35
A Select Bibliography of Works 43
Christian Ethics in Europe: A Perspective from the Societas Ethica 53
Christian Ethics in Europe: A Response to Werner Wolbert 63
Contemporary Forms of Askesis and the Return of Spiritual Exercises 69
Schleiermacher's Christian Ethics in Relation to His Philosophical Ethics 93
Church Talk in Christian Ethics: Lessons from the Writing of Tex Sample and Robert Wuthnow 121
Ebonics as an Ethically Sound Discourse: A Solution, Not a Problem 139
Babel's Children: Reconstructing the Common Good 161
Passionate Mothering: Toward an Ethics of Appropriate Mother-Child Intimacy 177
Applied Just War Theory: Moral Implications of New Weapons for Air War 199
Two Rival Versions of Just War Theory and the Presumption Against Harm in Policing 221
Business and "Family Values" 243
A Cabbit in Sheep's Clothing: Exploring the Sources of Our Moral Disquiet about Cloning 259
Introduction: Doing Health Care Ethics Today 277
Methodology and Theology in Health Care Ethics 281
Ethics and Human Genetics 293
The Ethics of Access to Health Care 305
Ethical Issues at the End of Life 315
Contributors 327
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