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The family in Christian social and political thought

Author: Brent Waters
Publisher: Oxford Oxford Univ. Press 2008
Series: Oxford studies in theological ethics
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprintedView all editions and formats

An alternative voice in the culture wars over 'family values'. Brent Waters proposes a normative account of the family's role in social and political ordering that draws upon a spectrum of  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Brent Waters
ISBN: 9780199271962 0199271968
OCLC Number: 837593874
Description: XV, 313 Seiten 23 cm
Contents: 1. Biblical and Historical Sources ; 2. Modern Liberalism and its Critics ; 3. Late Liberalism and Contemporary Christian Thought ; 4. Retrospect and Prospect ; 5. Alternative Conceptual Themes ; 6. The Teleological Ordering of the Family ; 7. The Church and the Family ; 8. The Family, the Church, and Civil Ordering
Series Title: Oxford studies in theological ethics
Responsibility: Brent Waters


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a vigorous contribution to dialogue and debate richly grounded in the Christian confession. * Sondra Wheeler, Scottish Journal of Theology * a much needed theological and ethical account of the Read more...

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