Methods in the Madness: Diversity in Twentieth-century Christian Social Ethics

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Paternoster, 2004 - Religion - 294 pages
This study examines some key approaches to ecumenical social ethics in the 20th century, as expressed in the thought of Walter Rauschenbusch, Reinhold Niebuhr, and the World Council of Churches.The author argues that unless Christians are clear about the relationship between theology and philosophy and how these two disciplines work out practically, we will lose the ability to discuss social ethics.

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Contents

Philosophical Impulses
11
The Source and Development of Collective Moral Consciousness
28
Christological Considerations
45
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About the author (2004)

Anna Robbins is now Lecturer in Theology and Contemporary Culture and the Director of Training at the London School of Theology.

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