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Christian ethics : contemporary issues & options

Author: Norman L Geisler
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : Baker Academic, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"In this thorough update of a classic textbook, noted Christian thinker Norman Geisler evaluates contemporary ethical options (such as antinomianism, situation ethics, and legalism) and pressing issues of the day (such as euthanasia, homosexuality, and divorce) from a biblical perspective. The second edition is significantly expanded and updated, with new material and charts throughout the book. There are new  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Geisler, Norman L.
Christian ethics.
Grand Rapids, Mich. : Baker Academic, ©2010
(DLC) 2009025638
(OCoLC)421148404
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Norman L Geisler
OCLC Number: 891470697
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (442 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Part 1. Ethical Options: All the options --
Antinomianism --
Situationism --
Generalism --
Unqualified absolutism --
Conflicting absolutism --
Graded absolutism --
The basis for ethical decisions --
Part 2. Ethical Issues: Abortion --
Infanticide and euthanasia --
Biomedical issues --
Capital punishment --
War --
Civil disobedience --
Sexual issues --
Homosexuality --
Marriage and divorce --
Ecology --
Animal rights.
Responsibility: Norman L. Geisler.

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