Introducing Christian Ethics 2e, now thoroughly revised and updated, offers an unparalleled introduction to the study of Christian Ethics, mapping and exploring all the major ethical approaches, and offering thoughtful insights into the complex moral challenges facing people today.
- This highly successful text has been thoughtfully updated, based on considerable feedback, to include increased material on Catholic perspectives, further case studies and the augmented use of introductions and summaries
- Uniquely redefines the field of Christian ethics along three strands: universal (ethics for anyone), subversive (ethics for the excluded), and ecclesial (ethics for the church)
- Encompasses Christian ethics in its entirety, offering students a substantial overview by re-mapping the field and exploring the differences in various ethical approaches
- Provides a successful balance between description, analysis, and critique
- Structured so that it can be used alongside a companion volume, Christian Ethics: An Introductory Reader, which further illustrates and amplifies the diversity of material and arguments explored here
Keywords: Christian Ethics; philosophical ethics; moral theology; professional ethics; universal ethics; right actions; right outcomes; right relationships; subversive ethics; ecclesial ethics; justice and punishment; genetic engineering; euthanasia; abortion; same-sex relationships; ecological ethics, Christianity, Christianity