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Comparative Religious Ethics: A Narrative Approach to Global Ethics

deChant, Dell - Comparative Religious Ethics: A Narrative Approach to Global Ethics, ebook

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This popular textbook has been thoroughly revised and updated to reflect recent global developments, whilst retaining its unique and compelling narrative-style approach. Using ancient stories from diverse religions, it explores a broad range of important and complex moral issues, resulting in a truly reader-friendly and comparative introduction to religious ethics.
  • A thoroughly revised and expanded new edition of this popular textbook, yet retains the unique narrative-style approach which has proved so successful with students
  • Considers the ways in which ancient stories from diverse religions, such as the Bhagavad Gita and the lives of Jesus and Buddha, have provided ethical orientation in the modern world
  • Updated to reflect recent discussions on globalization and its influence on cross-cultural and comparative ethics, economic dimensions to ethics, Gandhian traditions, and global ethics in an age of terrorism
  • Expands coverage of Asian religions, quest narratives, the religious and philosophical approach to ethics in the West, and considers Chinese influences on Thich Nhat Hanh’s Zen Buddhism, and Augustine’s Confessions
  • Accompanied by an instructor’s manual which shows how to use the book in conjunction with contemporary films

Keywords: moral theology, Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Thich Mhat Hanh

Author(s)
 
 
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2011
Language
en
Edition
2
Page amount
400 pages
Category
Religions
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781444396126
Printed ISBN
9781444331332

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