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An introduction to Catholic social thought

Author: Michael P Hornsby-Smith
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Series: Introduction to religion.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Michael Hornsby-Smith offers a critical introduction to Catholic social thought. While drawing on official papal and episcopal teaching, he takes seriously the need for dialogue with secular thought. He deliberates the social reality of injustices, providing analysis of their causes and suggesting appropriate social action responses.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Hornsby-Smith, Michael P.
Introduction to Catholic social thought.
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006
(DLC) 2007295328
(OCoLC)70764869
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael P Hornsby-Smith
ISBN: 9780511257544 0511257546 051125704X 9780511257049 0511255993 9780511255991 0511256566 9780511256561 9780511254895 051125489X 9780511257780 0511257783 9780511607455 0511607458 9786610709809 6610709807 1107168961 9781107168961 1280709804 9781280709807
OCLC Number: 85528000
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 387 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Tables and figure; Acknowledgements; Dedication; Abbreviations and acronyms; VATICAN COUNCIL DOCUMENTS ETC; PAPAL ENCYCLICAL SETC; CHAPTER 1 Introduction; CHAPTER 2 Capitalism in a global context; CHAPTER 3 The kingdom of God; CHAPTER 4 Christian citizenship; CHAPTER 5 Catholic social thought; CHAPTER 6 Human rights; CHAPTER 7 The family; CHAPTER 8 Economic life; CHAPTER 9 Social exclusion; CHAPTER 10 Authentic development; CHAPTER 11 War and peace; CHAPTER 12 Catholic responses to injustices; Appendix: Selected campaigning organizations.
Series Title: Introduction to religion.
Responsibility: Michael P. Hornsby-Smith.
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'I would strongly recommend it to NJPN Newsletter readers.' Justice and Peace

 
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