Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics

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272 pp., 6 x 9
ISBN: 9781589016439 (1589016432)

November 2010


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Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics
Fall/Winter 2010
Volume 30, 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 Promise of Interdisciplinary Engagement: Christian Ethics and Economics as a Test Case
Daniel K. Finn

Water Privatization in Christianity and Islam
Christine E. Gudorf

"Ain't I Person?": Reimagining Human Rights in Response to Children
John Wall

Refugee Rights and State Sovereignty: Theological Perspectives on the Ethics of Territorial Borders
Esther D. Reed

The Natural Law and Innovative Forms of Marriage: A Reconsideration
Jean Porter

Who's Afraid of The Vagina Monologues?: Christian Responses and Responsibility to Women on Campus and the Global Community
Kathryn D. Blanchard

The Ethics of Marital Discipline in Premodern Qur'anic Exegesis
Ayesha S. Chaudhry

Natural Law in Noahic Accent: A Covenantal Conception of Natural Law Drawn from Genesis 9
David VanDrunen

Sharing the Burden: Rabbi Simhah Zissel Ziv on Love and Empathy
Geoffrey Claussen

Theraveda Buddhist Abhidhamma and Moral Development: Lists and Narratives in the Practive of Religious Ethics.
David A. Clairmont

Book Reviews

Spirituality Inc.: Religion in the American Marketplace, Lake Lambert III

Being Consumed: Economics and Christian Desire, William T. Cavanaugh; Religious Perspectives on Business Ethics: An Anthology, Thomas O'Brien and Scott Paeth, editors; and Just Business Practices in a Diverse and Developing World: Essays on International Business and Global Responsibilities, Frederick Bird and Manuel Velasquez, editors

Religion and the Human Future: An Essay on the Theological Humanism, David E. Klemm and William Schweiker

Theology and Culture: A Guide to the Discussion, D. Stephen Long

For Life Abundant: Practical Theology, Theological Education, and Christian Ministry, Dorothy C. Bass and Craig Dykstra, editors

Refugee Rights: Ethics, Advocacy, and Africa, David Hollenbach SJ, editor

Does Human Rights Need God? Elizabeth M. Bucar and Barbra Barnett, Editors; The Rights of God: Islam, Human Rights and Comparative Ethics, Irene Oh; and The Ethics of Human Rights: Contested Doctrinal and Moral Issues, Esther D. Reed

Beyond the Ethical Demand, Knud Ejler Logstrup

Overcoming Our Evil: Human Nature and Spiritual Exercises in Xunzi and Augustine, Aaron Stalnaker

Putting on Virtue: The Legacy of the Splendid Vices, Jennifer A. Herdt

God and the Victim: Traumatic Intrusions on Grace and Freedom, Jennifer Erin Beste

To Share in the Body: A Theology of Martyrdom for Today's Church, Craig Hovey

Love, Reason, and God's Story: An Introduction to Catholic Sexual Ethics, David Coultier

Equality and the Family: A Fundamental, Practical Theology of Children, Mothers, and Fathers in Modern Societies, Don S. Browning; Water is Thicker Than Blood: An Augustinian Theology of Marriage and Singleness, Jana Marguerite Bennett; and The Family in Christian Social and Political Thought, Brent Waters