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Jesus Christ : the new face of social progress

Author: Peter J Casarella
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Michigan : William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, [2015]
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter J Casarella
ISBN: 9780802871138 0802871135
OCLC Number: 869776131
Description: x, 370 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Preface: Integrating discourse in a divided world / Daniel K. Finn --
Introduction: Why does social progress need a new face? / Peter J. Casarella --
part I: Historical and theological approaches. Caritas in veritate: a first glance at the encyclical / Celestino Migliore --
Pope Benedict XVI's use of Scripture in Caritas in veritate / Horacio Vela --
Reading Paul VI's Populorum progressio through Benedict XVI's Caritas in veritate / J. Brian Benestad --
"I am with you always": Caritas in veritate and the Christological foundations of Catholic social teaching / Roberto Goizueta --
The anthropological vision of Cartas in veritate and its implications for economic and cultural life today / David L. Schindler --
part II: Reimagining social and political order. "Dispersed political authority": subsidiarity and globalization in Caritatas in veritate / William T. Cavanaugh --
Practicing gratuity: a vision for families and the social order / Julie Hanlon Rubio --
Global order in Catholic social teaching: from Benedict XV to Benedict XVI / Patrick Callahan --
The Alice's restaurant of Catholic social teaching: global order in Caritas in veritate / Michael Budde --
Institutional pluralism, global governance, and Nigerian emails: Benedict's call for truth and trust / Maryann Cusimano Love --
part III: Rethinking the economy as gratuitous. Profit maximization and the death of God: theology and economics in Benedict XVI's Charity in truth / D. Stephen Long --
Christianity and the challenges of the contemporary economy and culture / Paulo Fernando Carneiro de Andrade --
From spirituality of communion to "economy of communion": the evolution of a new economic culture / Lorna Gold --
Caritas in veritate: a challenge to "dualistic" economic thinking / Simona Beretta --
The logic of gift: practical implications for the corporation / Michael Naughton --
Will understanding the principle of gratuitousness help save the soul of a lapsed economist? / Theodore Tsukahara Jr. --
part IV: A green pope? Ecology in Caritas in veritate. Human ecology, environmental ecology, and ressourcement: Caritas in veritate in the light of Philip Sherrard's theandric anthropolgy / Keith Lemna --
Nature, soil, and God: soils and the "grammar of nature" / Damien Marie Savino --
Epologue: Loving in truth for the sake of humanity / Peter Kodwo Appiah Turkson.
Responsibility: edited by Peter J. Casarella.


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