Religious Ethics Products

  • Dalit Women of Nepal

    Strategies of Resistance

    By Jung H. Lee

    This book examines the strategies of resistance among the Dalit women of Nepal in their struggle against the social injustice of the caste system and related practices of "untouchability", particularly in regard to the ways in which these injustices lead to capability failures that diminish human…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Treating the Body in Medicine and Religion

    Jewish, Christian, and Islamic Perspectives

    Edited by John J. Fitzgerald, Ashley John Moyse

    Modern medicine has produced many wonderful technological breakthroughs that have extended the limits of the frail human body. However, much of the focus of this medical research has been concentrated on the physical, often reducing the human being to a biological machine to be examined, understood…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Routledge Handbook of Ethics and International Relations

    Edited by Brent J. Steele, Eric Heinze

    Ethics and International Relations (IR), once considered along the margins of the IR field, has emerged as one of the most eclectic and interdisciplinary research areas today. Yet the same diversity that enriches this field also makes it a difficult one to characterize. Is it, or should it only be,…

    Hardback – 2018-06-28 
    Routledge

  • Lost Souls

    Manners and Morals in Contemporary American Society

    By James D. Wright

    What is the state of contemporary American morality? From their original conception in Christian scripture to their assimilation into Western culture, the 'Seven Deadly Sins' - lust, greed, envy, pride and all the rest – have guided human morality, steering human behavior and psychology away from…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Business Ethics in the Middle East

    By Yusuf Sidani

    Business Ethics in the Middle East is the first textbook to cover business ethics with this regional focus. It opens with a primer on the Middle Eastern context and goes on to address ethical decision-making and different approaches to business ethics. Building on this theoretical base, the text…

    Paperback – 2018-05-03 
    Routledge

  • Lutheran Theology and Secular Law

    The Work of the Modern State

    Edited by Marie Failinger, Ronald W. Duty

    This collection brings together lawyers and theologians in the U.S. and Europe to reflect on Lutheran understandings of the political use of the law by secular governments. The book furthers the intellectual conversation about how Lutheran insights can be used to develop jurisprudence and specific…

    Hardback – 2018-04-23 
    Routledge
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • The Slave Metaphor and Gendered Enslavement in Early Christian Discourse

    Double Trouble Embodied

    By Marianne Bjelland Kartzow

    The Slave Metaphor and Gendered Enslavement in Early Christian Discourse adds new knowledge to the ongoing discussion of slavery in early Christian discourse. Bjelland Kartzow argues that the complex tension between metaphor and social reality in early Christian discourse is undertheorized. A…

    Hardback – 2018-04-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Early Christian World

  • Food, Farming and Religion

    Emerging Ethical Perspectives

    By Gretel Van Wieren

    Although the religious and ethical consideration of food and eating is not a new phenomenon, the debate about food and eating today is distinctly different from most of what has preceded it in the history of Western culture. Yet the field of environmental ethics, especially religious approaches to…

    Paperback – 2018-04-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Religious Ethics and Constructivism

    A Metaethical Inquiry

    Edited by Kevin Jung

    In metaethics, there is a divide between those who believe that there exist moral facts independently of human interests and attitudes (i.e., moral realists) and those who don’t (i.e., antirealists). In the last half century, the field of religious ethics has been inundated with various antirealist…

    Hardback – 2018-04-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Religion

  • Civil Dialogue on Abortion

    By Bertha Alvarez Manninen, Jack Mulder, Jr.

    Civil Dialogue on Abortion provides a cutting-edge discussion between two philosophy scholars on each side of the abortion debate. Bertha Alvarez Manninen argues for her pro-choice view, but also urges respect for the life of the fetus, while Jack Mulder argues for his pro-life view, but recognizes…

    Paperback – 2018-03-14 
    Routledge

  • Bioethics, Genetics and Sport

    By Silvia Camporesi, Mike McNamee

    Advances in genetics and related biotechnologies are having a profound effect on sport, raising important ethical questions about the limits and possibilities of the human body. Drawing on real case studies and grounded in rigorous scientific evidence, this book offers an ethical critique of…

    Paperback – 2018-03-09 
    Routledge
    Ethics and Sport

  • Disease, Religion and Healing in Asia

    Collaborations and Collisions

    Edited by Ivette M. Vargas-O'Bryan, Zhou Xun

    Recent academic and medical initiatives have highlighted the benefits of studying culturally embedded healing traditions that incorporate religious and philosophical viewpoints to better understand local and global healing phenomena. Capitalising on this trend, the present volume looks at the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Religion and Philosophy

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