Religion: Religious Ethics

  • Christos Yannaras: Philosophy, Theology, Culture book cover

    Christos Yannaras

    Philosophy, Theology, Culture

    By Andreas Andreopoulos

    Christos Yannaras is one of the most significant Orthodox theologians of recent times. His work engages not only with issues of philosophy and theology, but also takes in wider questions of culture and politics. With contributions from established and new scholars this collection considers the four…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    Routledge

  • Treating the Body in Medicine and Religion: Jewish, Christian, and Islamic Perspectives book cover

    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 book cover

    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

  • Business Ethics in the Middle East book cover

    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 – 2018-06-15 
    Routledge

  • The Disappearance of Moral Knowledge book cover

    The Disappearance of Moral Knowledge

    By Dallas Willard

    Edited by Steven L. Porter, Aaron Preston, Gregg A. Ten Elshof

    Based on an unfinished manuscript by the late philosopher Dallas Willard, this book makes the case that the 20th century saw a massive shift in Western beliefs and attitudes concerning the possibility of moral knowledge, such that knowledge of the moral life and of its conduct is no longer…

    Hardback – 2018-06-07 
    Routledge

  • Lost Souls: Manners and Morals in Contemporary American Society book cover

    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 – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Pacifism and Pentecostals in South Africa: A new hermeneutic for nonviolence book cover

    Pacifism and Pentecostals in South Africa

    A new hermeneutic for nonviolence

    By Marius Nel

    Most of the early twentieth-century Pentecostal denominations were peace churches that encouraged a stance of conscientious objection. However, since the Second World War Pentecostals have largely abandoned their pacifist viewpoint as they have taken on a more literal Biblical hermeneutic from…

    Hardback – 2018-05-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • Lutheran Theology and Secular Law: The Work of the Modern State book cover

    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

  • Food, Farming and Religion: Emerging Ethical Perspectives book cover

    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 – 2018-04-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • The Slave Metaphor and Gendered Enslavement in Early Christian Discourse: Double Trouble Embodied book cover

    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

  • Religious Ethics and Constructivism: A Metaethical Inquiry book cover

    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

  • Misguided Morality: Catholic Moral Teaching in the Contemporary Church book cover

    Misguided Morality

    Catholic Moral Teaching in the Contemporary Church

    By Michael M. Winter

    This title was first published in 2002.Misguided Morality presents a survey of how the Catholic moral programme has failed to make a decisive impact on the behaviour of the Church's members. Despite a cogent theology of human conduct, Michael Winter argues that its effectiveness is not impressive.…

    Hardback – 2018-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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