Religion: Religious Ethics

  • Explorations in Christian Theology and Ethics: Essays in Conversation with Paul L. Lehmann book cover

    Explorations in Christian Theology and Ethics

    Essays in Conversation with Paul L. Lehmann, 1st Edition

    By Michelle J. Bartel

    Edited by Philip G. Ziegler

    Engaging variously with the legacy of Paul L. Lehmann, these essays argue for a reorientation in Christian theology that better honours the formative power of the gospel to animate and shape doctrine and witness, as well as ethical and political life. The authors explore key themes in Christian…

    Hardback – 2009-07-20
    Routledge

  • Jürgen Moltmann's Ethics of Hope: Eschatological Possibilities For Moral Action book cover

    Jürgen Moltmann's Ethics of Hope

    Eschatological Possibilities For Moral Action, 1st Edition

    By Timothy Harvie

    This book develops a thorough account of the sphere of human moral action in sustained dialogue with Jürgen Moltmann. By examining God's role as promise-giver, particularly in the Christian understanding of resurrection, this work describes the occupancy of both history and space in moral terms.…

    Hardback – 2009-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • Exodus Church and Civil Society: Public Theology and Social Theory in the Work of Jürgen Moltmann book cover

    Exodus Church and Civil Society

    Public Theology and Social Theory in the Work of Jürgen Moltmann, 1st Edition

    By Scott R. Paeth

    This book investigates the intersection of theology and social theory in the work of Jürgen Moltmann. In particular, it examines the way in which his concept of the "Exodus Church" can illuminate the importance of the idea of civil society for a Christian public theology. The concept of civil…

    Hardback – 2008-10-22
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • Albert Schweitzer's Reverence for Life: Ethical Idealism and Self-Realization book cover

    Albert Schweitzer's Reverence for Life

    Ethical Idealism and Self-Realization, 1st Edition

    By Mike W. Martin

    Albert Schweitzer, philosopher, physician, Nobel Peace Laureate, theologian, and musician, developed a character-oriented ethics focused on self-realization, nature-centered spirituality, and moral idealism which anticipated the current renaissance of virtue ethics. Schweitzer's idea of 'reverence…

    Hardback – 2007-11-21
    Routledge

  • Postmodernism and the Ethics of Theological Knowledge book cover

    Postmodernism and the Ethics of Theological Knowledge

    1st Edition

    By Justin Thacker

    This book establishes the necessary integration of theological knowledge with theological ethics. It does this as a response to the postmodern critique of Christianity, as exemplified in Rorty and Lyotard. They argue that any claim to know God is necessarily tyrannical. Contemporary responses to…

    Hardback – 2007-09-28
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • Good and Evil: Quaker Perspectives book cover

    Good and Evil

    Quaker Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Jackie Leach Scully

    Edited by Pink Dandelion

    In this multi-disciplinary collection we ask the question, 'What did, and do, Quakers think about good and evil?' There are no simple or straightforwardly uniform answers to this, but in this collection, we draw together contributions that for the first time look at historical and contemporary…

    Hardback – 2007-06-28
    Routledge

  • Kant on God book cover

    Kant on God

    1st Edition

    By Peter Byrne

    Peter Byrne presents a detailed study of the role of the concept of God in Kant's Critical Philosophy. After a preliminary survey of the major interpretative disputes over the understanding of Kant on God, Byrne explores his critique of philosophical proofs of God’s existence. Examining Kant’s…

    Paperback – 2007-04-28
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in the History of Philosophical Theology

  • Reconciliation, Nations and Churches in Latin America book cover

    Reconciliation, Nations and Churches in Latin America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Iain S. Maclean

    This book examines the recent phenomenon in Latin America of national Truth and Reconciliation commissions. Few studies have examined the role of Churches or religion in political processes that proclaim valued theological terms as their agenda - truth, forgiveness, and reconciliation. This book…

    Hardback – 2006-05-28
    Routledge

  • The Ethics of War: Shared Problems in Different Traditions book cover

    The Ethics of War

    Shared Problems in Different Traditions, 1st Edition

    By Richard Sorabji, David Rodin

    9/11 and the subsequent invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq have left many people baffled and concerned. This interdisciplinary study of the ethics of war provides an excellent orientation not only to present, but also to future conflicts. It looks both back at historical traditions of ethical…

    Paperback – 2006-02-16
    Routledge

  • From Human to Posthuman: Christian Theology and Technology in a Postmodern World book cover

    From Human to Posthuman

    Christian Theology and Technology in a Postmodern World, 1st Edition

    By Brent Waters

    Technology is one of the dominant forces shaping the emerging postmodern world. Indeed the very fabric of daily life is dependent upon various information, communication, and transportation technologies. With anticipated advances in biotechnology, artificial intelligence, and robotics, that…

    Paperback – 2006-01-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Science and Religion Series

  • Original Selfishness: Original Sin and Evil in the Light of Evolution book cover

    Original Selfishness

    Original Sin and Evil in the Light of Evolution, 1st Edition

    By Daryl P. Domning, Monika K. Hellwig

    This book defends a startling idea: that the age-old theological and philosophical problems of original sin and evil, long thought intractable, have already been solved. The solution has come from the very scientific discovery that many consider the most mortal threat to traditional religion:…

    Hardback – 2006-01-28
    Routledge

  • Ethics in Crisis: Interpreting Barth's Ethics book cover

    Ethics in Crisis

    Interpreting Barth's Ethics, 1st Edition

    By David Clough

    Ethics in Crisis offers a constructive proposal for the shape of contemporary Christian ethics drawing on a new and persuasive interpretation of the ethics of Karl Barth. David Clough argues that Karl Barth’s ethical thought remained defined by the theology of crisis that he set out in his 1922…

    Hardback – 2005-08-26
    Routledge
    Barth Studies

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