TITLE

Religious Reason-Giving in the Torture Debate: A Response to Jeremy Waldron

AUTHOR(S)
Gushee, David P.
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Mercer Law Review;Spring2012, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p869
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author presents his views on the religious aspects of torture and also presents the response of professor Jeremy Waldron. He informs about his articles related to moral analysis of the ethics of torture which was published by the flagship magazine Christianity Today in which he attempted to aware Christians regarding the negative impact of getting tortured by others. He states that Waldron uploaded an internet criticism against the articles published by him.
ACCESSION #
76131566

 

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