TITLE

Two-way Translation: The Ethics of Engaging with Religious Contributions in Public Deliberation

AUTHOR(S)
Waldron, Jeremy
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Mercer Law Review;Spring2012, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p845
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author presents his views on the religious ethics required to deal with several issues including torture, gay rights and fetal abortion. He discusses the views of professor David Gushee who is one of the renowned theologians and Christian ethicists. He informs about the role of religious participation in the civil political conversation of a democratic citizenry.
ACCESSION #
76131565

 

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