Annual of the Society of Christian Ethics 1988

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292 pp., 6 x 9
ISBN: 9780878403233 (087840323X)

January 1988


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Annual of the Society of Christian Ethics 1988
Harlan Beckley, Editor

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The Annual, the journal of the Society of Christian Ethics, offers access to a wide variety of the most recent work in Christian and religious ethics. It is an essential source for student and faculty to keep abreast of new developments in the discipline and to locate sources for research.

Table of Contents
Editor's Preface

Presidential Address
To Serve Our God and to Rule the World
John H. Yoder

Selected Papers

The Polyphonic Ethics of the Apostle Paul
Wayne A. Meeks

The Practice and Performance of Scripture: Grounding Christian Ethics in a Communal Hermeneutic
Michael G. Cartwright

The Struggle for Social Justice in South Africa and the Need for an Ethic of Christian Community
R. Neville Richardson

Ethics, Economics and Christian Realism: Religious Social Theories of Reinhold Neibuhr and Gregory Vlastos
P. Travis Kroeker

Justice in the Puritan Convenantal Tradition
E. Clinton Gardner

The Federal Tradition of Theology and Political Ethics: Background for Understanding the U.S. Constitution and Society
Charles S. McCoy

Roger Williams on the Limits of Religious Liberty
Ellis M. West

Ways of Thinking Naturally
Martin L. Cook

The Ethical Legitimacy of Excluding the Elderly and Limitations of the Relational model of Agency
John F. Kilner

The Social Self at the VDT: Exploring the Advantages and Limitations of the Relational Model of Agency
Barbara Hilkert Andolsen

Professional Resources Literature, the Arts, and the Teaching of Ethics

Literature, the Arts, and the Teaching of Ethics: The Survey
Wilson Yates

Literature and Film in the Teaching of Ethics
Tina Pippin and Glen Stassen

The Moral Life in Literature: Reflections on a Course
Paul J. Wadell, CP

Christian Ethics and The Good Conscience: Building a Course around a Novel
Anne E. Patrick

The Use of the Arts in Courses about Racism
Peter J. Paris

Use of Arts in Teaching about Sexual and Domestic Abuse
Mary Potter Engel

Works of Art and Literature Used in Ethics Courses: An Annotated Bibliography