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Social ethics in the making : Interpreting an American tradition

Author: Gary Dorrien
Publisher: Malden : Blackwell, 2009.
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This book describes the tradition of social ethics, a tradition that began with the distinctly modern idea that Christianity has a social-ethical mission to transform the structures of society in the  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Dorrien
ISBN: 9781405186872 1405186879 9781444305760 144430576X
OCLC Number: 731628867
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Contents: Acknowledgments. Plates. Introduction. 1. Inventing Social Ethics (Francis Greenwood Peabody, William Jewett Tucker, and Graham Taylor). 2. The Social Gospel (Washington Gladden, Josiah Strong, Walter Rauschenbusch, and Harry F. Ward). 3. Lift Every Voice (Reverdy C. Ransom, Jane Addams, and John A. Ryan). 4. Christian Realism (Reinhold Niebuhr, H. Richard Niebuhr, John C. Bennett, and Paul Ramsey). 5. Social Christianity as Public Theology (Walter G. Muelder, James Luther Adams, John Courtney Murray, and Dorothy Day). 6. Liberationist Disruptions (Martin Luther King Jr., James H. Cone, Mary Daly, and Beverly W. Harrison). 7. Disputing and Expanding the Tradition (Carl F. H. Henry, John Howard Yoder, Stanley Hauerwas, Michael Novak, and Jim Wallis). 8. Dealing with Modernity and Postmodernity (Charles Curran, James M. Gustafson, Gibson Winter, Cornel West, Katie G. Cannon, and Victor Anderson). 9. Economy, Sexuality, Ecology, Difference (Max L. Stackhouse, Dennis P. McCann, Lisa Sowle Cahill, Marvin M. Ellison, John B. Cobb, Jr., Larry Rasmussen, Daniel C. Maguire, Sharon Welch, Emilie M. Townes, Ada Maria Isasi-Diaz, Maria Pilar Aquino, and David Hollenbach). 10. Borders of Possibility: The Necessity of "Discredited" Social Gospel Ideas. Index.
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