Religion: Religious Ethics

  • 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, 1st Edition

    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. Kartzow argues that the complex tension between metaphor and social reality in early Christian discourse is undertheorized. A metaphor can…

    Hardback – 2018-04-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Early Christian World

  • Religious Ethics and Constructivism: A Metaethical Inquiry book cover

    Religious Ethics and Constructivism

    A Metaethical Inquiry, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-04-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Religion

  • Why Traditional Chinese Philosophy Still Matters: The Relevance of Ancient Wisdom for the Global Age book cover

    Why Traditional Chinese Philosophy Still Matters

    The Relevance of Ancient Wisdom for the Global Age, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ming Dong Gu

    Traditional Chinese philosophy, if engaged at all, is often regarded as an object of antiquated curiosity and dismissed as unimportant in the current age of globalization. Written by a team of internationally renowned scholars, this book, however, challenges this judgement and offers an in-depth…

    Hardback – 2018-02-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Religion and Philosophy

  • Theodicy Beyond the Death of 'God': The Persisting Problem of Evil book cover

    Theodicy Beyond the Death of 'God'

    The Persisting Problem of Evil, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Shanks

    True theodicy is partly a theoretical corrective to evangelistic impatience: discounting the distortions arising from over-eager salesmanship. And partly it is a work of poetic intensification, dedicated to faith’s necessary struggle against resentment. This book contains a systematic survey of…

    Hardback – 2018-02-15
    Routledge

  • Marketisation, Ethics and Healthcare: Policy, Practice and Moral Formation book cover

    Marketisation, Ethics and Healthcare

    Policy, Practice and Moral Formation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Therese Feiler, Joshua Hordern, Andrew Papanikitas

    How does the market affect and redefine healthcare? The marketisation of Western healthcare systems has now proceeded well into its fourth decade. But the nature and meaning of the phenomenon has become increasingly opaque amidst changing discourses, policies and institutional structures. Moreover,…

    Hardback – 2018-01-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Themes in Health and Society

  • Myth and Solidarity in the Modern World: Beyond Religious and Political Division book cover

    Myth and Solidarity in the Modern World

    Beyond Religious and Political Division, 1st Edition

    By Timothy Stacey

    In the context of the rise of reactionary politics across the globe, this book seeks new ways of developing solidarity across religious, political and economic differences. Drawing on an increasingly influential Christian theological movement, postliberalism, it claims that the dominance of liberal…

    Hardback – 2018-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • Neoliberalism and the Biblical Voice: Owning and Consuming book cover

    Neoliberalism and the Biblical Voice

    Owning and Consuming, 1st Edition

    By Paul Babie, Michael Trainor

    This book compares our contemporary preoccupation with ownership and consumption with the role of property and possessions in the biblical world, contending that Christian theology provides a valuable entry point to discussing the issue of private property—a neoliberal tool with the capacity to…

    Hardback – 2017-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • God and the Moral Life book cover

    God and the Moral Life

    1st Edition

    Edited by Myriam Renaud, Joshua Daniel

    How do various concepts of God impact the moral life? Is God ultimately required for goodness? In this edited collection, an international panel of contemporary philosophers and theologians offer new avenues of exploration from a theist perspective for these important questions. The book features…

    Hardback – 2017-11-07
    Routledge

  • Christian Citizens and the Moral Regeneration of the African State book cover

    Christian Citizens and the Moral Regeneration of the African State

    1st Edition

    Edited by Barbara Bompani, Caroline Valois

    In recent years the rapid growth of Christian charismatic movements throughout sub-Saharan Africa has drastically reconfigured the region’s religious landscape. As a result, charismatic factions play an increasingly public role throughout Africa, far beyond the religious sphere. This book uses a…

    Hardback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge

  • Theological Ethics and Moral Value Phenomena: The Experience of Values book cover

    Theological Ethics and Moral Value Phenomena

    The Experience of Values, 1st Edition

    Edited by Steven C. van den Heuvel, Patrick Nullens, Angela Roothaan

    The experience of moral values is often side-lined in discussions about moral reasoning, and yet our values define a large part of our moral motives, standards and expectations. Theological Ethics and Moral Value Phenomena explores whether the experience of a meeting point of the immanent and the…

    Hardback – 2017-10-09
    Routledge

  • Does the Pro-Life Worldview Make Sense?: Abortion, Hell, and Violence Against Abortion Doctors book cover

    Does the Pro-Life Worldview Make Sense?

    Abortion, Hell, and Violence Against Abortion Doctors, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Kershnar

    This book looks at a family of views involving the pro-life view of abortion and Christianity. These issues are important because major religious branches (for example, Catholicism and some large branches of Evangelicalism) and leading politicians assert, or are committed to, the following: (a) it…

    Hardback – 2017-10-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Applied Ethics

  • Law, Religion and Love: Seeking Ecumenical Justice for the Other book cover

    Law, Religion and Love

    Seeking Ecumenical Justice for the Other, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Babie, Vanja-Ivan Savić

    Increasingly, the modern neo-liberal world marginalises any notion of religion or spirituality, leaving little or no room for the sacred in the public sphere. While this process advances, the conservative and harmful behaviours associated with some religions and their adherents exacerbate this…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04
    Routledge
    Law and Religion

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