Christianity and Human Rights: An Introduction

4 valoración promedio
( 1 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780521143745: Christianity and Human Rights: An Introduction

Combining Jewish, Greek, and Roman teachings with the radical new teachings of Christ and St. Paul, Christianity helped to cultivate the cardinal ideas of dignity, equality, liberty and democracy that ground the modern human rights paradigm. Christianity also helped shape the law of public, private, penal, and procedural rights that anchor modern legal systems in the West and beyond. This collection of essays explores these Christian contributions to human rights through the perspectives of jurisprudence, theology, philosophy and history, and Christian contributions to the special rights claims of women, children, nature and the environment. The authors also address the church's own problems and failings with maintaining human rights ideals. With contributions from leading scholars, including a foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu, this book provides an authoritative treatment of how Christianity shaped human rights in the past, and how Christianity and human rights continue to challenge each other in modern times.

"Sinopsis" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Book Description:

With contributions from leading scholars, including a foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu, this book provides an authoritative treatment of how Christianity shaped human rights in the past, and how Christianity and human rights continue to challenge each other in modern times.

About the Author:

John Witte, Jr is Jonas Robitscher Professor of Law, Alonzo L. McDonald Distinguished Professor, and Director of the Center for the Study of Law and Religion at Emory University. His previous publications include The Sins of the Fathers: The Law and Theology of Illegitimacy Reconsidered (Cambridge, 2009), Christianity and Law: An Introduction (with Frank S. Alexander, Cambridge, 2008) The Reformation of Rights: Law, Religion, and Human Rights in Early Modern Calvinism (Cambridge, 2007) and Law and Protestantism: The Legal Teachings of the Lutheran Reformation (Cambridge, 2002).

Frank S. Alexander is the Sam Nunn Professor of Law and Founding Director of the Center for the Study of Law and Religion at Emory University. His previous publications include Georgia Real Estate Finance and Foreclosure Law, 5th edition (2009), and with John Witte, The Teachings of Modern Christianity on Law, Politics and Human Nature, 2 volumes (2006) and The Weightier Matters of the Law: Essays on Law and Religion (1988).

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Editor-John Witte Jr; Editor-Frank S. Alexander
Editorial: Cambridge University Press (2011)
ISBN 10: 0521143748 ISBN 13: 9780521143745
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Cambridge University Press, 2011. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería SONG0521143748

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 17,73
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,39
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Witte, Jr, John
Editorial: Cambridge University Press (2010)
ISBN 10: 0521143748 ISBN 13: 9780521143745
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Cambridge University Press, 2010. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería IQ-9780521143745

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 26,47
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,39
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Editorial: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom (2011)
ISBN 10: 0521143748 ISBN 13: 9780521143745
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom, 2011. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. Combining Jewish, Greek, and Roman teachings with the radical new teachings of Christ and St. Paul, Christianity helped to cultivate the cardinal ideas of dignity, equality, liberty and democracy that ground the modern human rights paradigm. Christianity also helped shape the law of public, private, penal, and procedural rights that anchor modern legal systems in the West and beyond. This collection of essays explores these Christian contributions to human rights through the perspectives of jurisprudence, theology, philosophy and history, and Christian contributions to the special rights claims of women, children, nature and the environment. The authors also address the church s own problems and failings with maintaining human rights ideals. With contributions from leading scholars, including a foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu, this book provides an authoritative treatment of how Christianity shaped human rights in the past, and how Christianity and human rights continue to challenge each other in modern times. Nº de ref. de la librería AAV9780521143745

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 30,88
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Editorial: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom (2011)
ISBN 10: 0521143748 ISBN 13: 9780521143745
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom, 2011. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.Combining Jewish, Greek, and Roman teachings with the radical new teachings of Christ and St. Paul, Christianity helped to cultivate the cardinal ideas of dignity, equality, liberty and democracy that ground the modern human rights paradigm. Christianity also helped shape the law of public, private, penal, and procedural rights that anchor modern legal systems in the West and beyond. This collection of essays explores these Christian contributions to human rights through the perspectives of jurisprudence, theology, philosophy and history, and Christian contributions to the special rights claims of women, children, nature and the environment. The authors also address the church s own problems and failings with maintaining human rights ideals. With contributions from leading scholars, including a foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu, this book provides an authoritative treatment of how Christianity shaped human rights in the past, and how Christianity and human rights continue to challenge each other in modern times. Nº de ref. de la librería AAV9780521143745

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 30,89
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Witte, Jr. John
ISBN 10: 0521143748 ISBN 13: 9780521143745
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: > 20
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
BargainBookStores
(Grand Rapids, MI, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. This item is printed on demand. Item doesn't include CD/DVD. Nº de ref. de la librería 1564127

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 31,32
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,39
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Witte, John Jr. (Editor)/ Alexander, Frank S. (Editor)
Editorial: Cambridge Univ Pr (2010)
ISBN 10: 0521143748 ISBN 13: 9780521143745
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Cambridge Univ Pr, 2010. Paperback. Estado de conservación: Brand New. 400 pages. 8.82x5.98x0.87 inches. In Stock. Nº de ref. de la librería __0521143748

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 29,11
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 6,57
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Witte, Jr, John
Editorial: Cambridge University Press (2016)
ISBN 10: 0521143748 ISBN 13: 9780521143745
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Cambridge University Press, 2016. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. PRINT ON DEMAND Book; New; Publication Year 2016; Not Signed; Fast Shipping from the UK. No. book. Nº de ref. de la librería ria9780521143745_lsuk

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 32,09
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 4,24
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Editorial: Cambridge University Press
ISBN 10: 0521143748 ISBN 13: 9780521143745
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 20
Librería
BuySomeBooks
(Las Vegas, NV, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Cambridge University Press. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Paperback. 400 pages. Dimensions: 8.8in. x 6.0in. x 0.9in.Combining Jewish, Greek, and Roman teachings with the radical new teachings of Christ and St. Paul, Christianity helped to cultivate the cardinal ideas of dignity, equality, liberty and democracy that ground the modern human rights paradigm. Christianity also helped shape the law of public, private, penal, and procedural rights that anchor modern legal systems in the West and beyond. This collection of essays explores these Christian contributions to human rights through the perspectives of jurisprudence, theology, philosophy and history, and Christian contributions to the special rights claims of women, children, nature and the environment. The authors also address the churchs own problems and failings with maintaining human rights ideals. With contributions from leading scholars, including a foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu, this book provides an authoritative treatment of how Christianity shaped human rights in the past, and how Christianity and human rights continue to challenge each other in modern times. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780521143745

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 33,85
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,35
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Editorial: Cambridge University Press (2017)
ISBN 10: 0521143748 ISBN 13: 9780521143745
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: > 20
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Cambridge University Press, 2017. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Never used! This item is printed on demand. Nº de ref. de la librería 0521143748

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 35,56
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 1,69
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

EDITED BY JOHN WITTE, JR , FRANK S. ALEXANDER
ISBN 10: 0521143748 ISBN 13: 9780521143745
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Herb Tandree Philosophy Books
(Stroud, GLOS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2010. Paperback. Estado de conservación: NEW. 9780521143745 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Nº de ref. de la librería HTANDREE0448369

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 30,15
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 8,76
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda