Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics

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ISBN: 9781626166059 (1626166056)

January 2019


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Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics
Fall/Winter 2018
Volume 38, No. 2
Scott Paeth and Kevin Carnahan, 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.

Scott Paeth is professor of Religious Studies at DePaul University, Chicago, IL. Kevin Carnahan is Associate Professor of Philosophy and Religion at Central Methodist University, Fayette, MO.

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Selected Essays
Christian Ethics: Retrospect and Prospect
David P. Gushee

Life in the Body: African/African American Christian Ethics
Reggie Williams and Eboni Marshall Turman

Asian American Christian Ethics: The State of the Discipline
Ki Joo Choi

U. S. Latino/a Contributions to the Field: Retrospect and Prospect
Rubén Rosario Rodriquez, María Teresa Dávila, Victor Carmona, Teresa Delgado

Medicine as Just War: The Legacy of James Childress in Christian Ethics
Brett McCarty

Nature Elicits Piety: James Gustafson Among the Wolves
Nathaniel van Yperen

Ethics in the Afterlife of Slavery: Race, Augustinian Politics, and the Problem of the Christian Master
Matthew Elia

A Social Praxis for U. S. Health Care: Revisioning Catholic Bioethics Via Catholic Social Thought
M. Therese Lysaught and Michael McCarthy

Aesthetics and Ethics: Women Religious as Aesthetic and Moral Educators
Susan A. Ross

Constructive Agents Under Duress: Alternatives to the Structural, Political, and Agential Inadequacies of Past Theology of Nonviolent Peacebuilding Efforts
Janna J. Hunter-Bowman

Liberal Dominionism, Individual Rights, and the Theological Option for the Poor in History
David M. Lantigua

Book Reviews
Tolerance Among the Virtues, John R. Bowman

Global Justice, Christology, and Christian Ethics, Lisa Sowle Cahill

Liberating Sexuality: Justice Between the Sheets, Miguel A. De La Torre

Christian Martyrdom and Political Violence: A Comparative Theology with Judaism and Islam, Rubén Rosario Rodriquez

The Altars Where We Worship: The Religious Significance of Popular Culture

Christian Ethics at the Boundary: Feminism and Theologies of Public Life, Karen V. Guth

God's Command, John Hare

The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Religion and Ecology, edited by John Hart

A Culture of Engagement: Law, Religion, and Morality, Cathleen Kaveny

The Promise of Martin Luther's Political Theology: Freeing Luther from the Modern Political Narrative, Michael Richard Lafflin

Wisdom Calls: The Moral Story of the Hebrew Bible, Paul Lewis

Reading Kierkegaard I: Fear and Trembling, Paul Martens

The Sermon on the Mount and Moral Theology: A Virtue Perspective, William C. Mattison, III

Democracy, Culture, and Catholicism: Voices from Four Continents, Edited by Michael J Shuck and John Crowley-Buck

Love and Christian Ethics: Tradition, Theory, and Society, Edited by Fredrick V. Simmons and Brian C. Sorrels

Calvin's Political Theology and the Public Engagement of the Church: Calvin's Two Kingdoms, Matthew J. Tuininga

Just Capitalism: A Christian Ethic of Economic Globalization, Brent Waters

War, Peace, and Reconciliation: A Theological Inquiry, Theodore R. Weber