Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics

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264 pp., 6 x 9
ISBN: 9781589012714 (1589012712)

November 2009


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Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics
Fall/Winter 2009
volume 29, no. 2
Mary Jo Iozzio and Patricia Beattie Jung, Editors

Georgetown University Press no longer publishes the Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics (JSCE). The journal is now published by the Philosophy Documentation Center. To subscribe or find out more about the journal, please visit the PDC website.

Mary Jo Iozzio is a professor of theology at Barry University.

Patricia Beattie Jung is a professor of Christian ethics and Oubri A. Poppele Professor of Health and Welfare Ministries at the Saint Paul School of Theology.

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Selected Essays

The Performativity of Motherhood: Embodying Theology and Political Agency
Irene Oh

Children and Moral Agency
Cristina L. H. Traina

Christian Love, Material Needs, and Dependent Care: A Feminist Critique of the Debate on Agape and "Special Relations"
Sandra Sullivan-Dunbar

Rethinking Justice from the Margins: W. E. B. Du Bois and the Limits of Political Liberalism
Terrence L. Johnson

Nooses in Public Spaces: A Womanist Critique of Lynching — A Twenty-first Century Dilemma
Angela D. Sims

Toward the Great World House: Hans Kung and Martin Luther King Jr. on Global Ethics
Hak Joon Lee

Western Princesses — A Missing Story: A Christian Feminist Ethical Analysis of U.S. Military Prostitution in South Korea
Keun-joo Christine Pae

Reading More Than Lolita in Tehran: Ethical Genre in the Digital Age
Elizabeth M. Bucar

Are Christians the "Aliens Who Live in Your Midst"? Torah and the Origins of Christian Ethics in Acts 10-15
John Perry

The Nature of the Beast: Hatred in Cross-Traditional Religious and Philosophical Perspective
Joel Gereboff, Keith Green, Diana Fritz Cates, and Maria Heim

Book Reviews

Can a Health Care Market Be Moral? A Catholic Vision, Mary J. McDonough

Anesthesia: A Brief Reflection on Contemporary Aesthetics, Tripp Tork

Mining the Mother Lode: Methods in Womanist Ethics, Stacey Floyd-Thomas

Creative Exchange: A Constructive Theology of African American Religious Experience, Victor Anderson

United States Welfare Policy: A Catholic Response, Thomas J. Massaro, SJ

Reviving Evangelical Ethics: The Promises and Pitfalls of Classic Models of Morality, Wyndy Corbin Reuschling

The Way That Leads There: Augustinian Reflections on the Christian Life, Gilbert Meilaender; Ethics in the Community of Promise: Faith, Formation, and Decision, James M. Childs Jr.

Just War, Lasting Peace: What Christian Traditions Can Teach Us, John Kleiderer, Paula Minaert, Mark Mossa, and Delores R. Lecky, editors

The Horrors We Bless: Rethinking the Just-War Legacy, Daniel C. Maguire; War, Peace, and God: Rethinking the Just-War Tradition, Gary M. Simpson

Following Jesus in a Culture of Fear, Scott Bader-Saye; Love That Does Justice, Thomas L. Schubeck

Less Than Two Dollars a Day: A Christian View of World Poverty and the Free Market, Kent A. Van Til; John Ruskin and the Ethics of Consumption, David M. Craig

The Equal-Regard Family and Its Friendly Critics: Don Browning and the Practical Theological Ethics of the Family, John Witte Jr., M. Christian Green, and Amy Wheeler, editors; Conceiving Parenthood: American Protestantism and the Spirit of Reproduction, Amy Laura Hall

Catholic Ethics in Today's World, Joseph D. Zalot and Benedict Guevin, OSB; Catholic Moral Theology in the United States, A History, Charles E. Curran; Gathered for the Journey: Moral Theology in Catholic Perspective, David Matzko McCarthy and M. Therese Lysaught, editors