Reviving Evangelical Ethics

The Promises and Pitfalls of Classic Models of Morality
Product Number: EB00004675
Released: Apr 01, 2008
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781441234827
Publisher: Brazos Press
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Description

Classic theories of Aristotle, Kant, and Mill have influenced Christian thought in morality and ethics for centuries. But they can go only so far, Wyndy Corbin Reuschling writes in Reviving Evangelical Ethics. While the philosophers' approach to three key elements-virtue, duty, and utility-have been used widely in forming ethical and moral practices, Corbin Reuschling sees spiritual danger in their limitations. She probes deeply to deconstruct each philosophy, then reconstructs a broader, biblically based framework for personal and group ethics. This introductory text provides helpful biblical and theological reflection for students of Christian ethics.

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Genre: Religion
Original Publish Date: Apr 01, 2008

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