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Published by Ashgate Pub. in Aldershot, Hants, England, Burlington, VT .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Rorty, Richard,
  • Lyotard, Jean François,
  • Postmodernism -- Religious aspects -- Christianity,
  • Knowledge, Theory of (Religion),
  • Philosophical theology

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJustin Thacker.
SeriesAshgate new critical thinking in religion, theology and biblical studies
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBR115.P74 T43 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17565318M
ISBN 109780754661856
LC Control Number2007001503

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The Common Good and Christian Ethics rethinks the ancient tradition of the common good in a way that addresses contemporary social divisions, both urban and global. David Hollenbach draws on social analysis, moral philosophy, and theological ethics to chart new directions in Cited by: The Matrix of Christian Ethics: Integrating Philosophy and Moral Theology in a Postmodern Context Patrick Nullens, Ronald T. Michener In today's world, many Christians don't know how to live ethically, let alone know what ethics is. The book then offers examples of different types of contemporary theology in relation to postmodernity, while the second part examines the key Christian doctrines in postmodern perspective. Leading theologians contribute to this clear and informative Companion, which no student of theology 5/5(1). Support Us. The site and the DILP are entirely supported by individual donors and well wishers. If you regularly visit this site and wish to show your appreciation, or if you wish to see further development of , please donate online.