An Introduction to Christian Ethics

An Introduction to Christian Ethics

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For an undergraduate introductory-level course in Christian Ethics. Comprehensive introduction to the study of Christian ethics. Emphasizing the use of scripture, tradition, and the Christian community. It describes a variety of contemporary approaches to the consideration of ethical issues. The predominant perspective is Protestant Christian.show more

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  • Paperback | 305 pages
  • 149.86 x 223.52 x 15.24mm | 408.23g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • Revised
  • 4th Revised edition
  • 0130341495
  • 9780130341495

Table of contents

Introduction: To the Student. I. ETHICS AND CHRISTIAN ETHICS. 1. An Overview of Ethics. 2. Alternatives to Christian Ethics. 3. Alternatives within Christian Ethics. II. ETHICS AND THE CHRISTIAN FAITH. 4. Sources of Guidance. 5. Biblical Ethics. 6. Faith Working through Love. III. CHRISTIAN ETHICS AND CONTEMPORARY ISSUES. 7. Human Sexuality and the Marriage Relationship. 8. Life and Death: Issues in Biomedical Ethics. 9. Christian Ethics and Ethnicity. 10. The Status of Women. 11. Citizenship in a Democracy. 12. Punishment for Crime. 13. War and the Quest for Peace. 14. Work, Property, and Community. 15. Ecology and Moral Responsibility. Glossary. Bibliography. Index.show more

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