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The Resource The Ten commandments : a handbook of religious, legal, and social issues, Joseph P. Hester

The Ten commandments : a handbook of religious, legal, and social issues, Joseph P. Hester

Label
The Ten commandments : a handbook of religious, legal, and social issues
Title
The Ten commandments
Title remainder
a handbook of religious, legal, and social issues
Statement of responsibility
Joseph P. Hester
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hester, Joseph P
Dewey number
241.5/2
Index
index present
LC call number
BV4655
LC item number
.H44 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Religion and politics
  • Religious ethics
  • Bible and law
Label
The Ten commandments : a handbook of religious, legal, and social issues, Joseph P. Hester
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-279) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I. The history and meaning. Biblical content. Versions of the Ten commandments ; Analysis of the Ten commandments ; Interpretation of the Ten commandments -- Ethical inquiry and the development of morality. Approaches to ethical inquiry ; The development of moral thinking in ancient cultures ; Three types of religious ethics -- Reflective morality. The role of reason in ethics ; Religion as a type of ethics -- Pt. 2. Issues and controversies. Separation of church and state. Controversy. Funding the faithful: faith-based initiatives ; Controversy. Posting the Ten commandments in public buildings ; Controversy. Character education: what values do we teach? -- "Thou shalt have no other gods before me." Controversy. One nation under God? Controversy. Religion, science, and the schools: evolution or creationism? ; Controversy. Prayer in public schools ; Controversy. Keeping the Sabbath holy -- "Thou shalt not kill." Controversy. Federal funding of stem cell research: extending the cloning controversy ; Controversy. Is euthanasia ever morally correct? ; Controversy. Capital punishment ; Controversy. The morality (or immorality) of war ; Controversy. Is abortion murder? -- "Thou shalt not bear false witness." Controversy. Racial or religious profiling -- "Thou shalt not commit adultery." Controversy. Covenant marriage
Control code
ocm50982323
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vi, 285 pages
Isbn
9780786414192
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002153053
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 538650
  • (Sirsi) o50982323
Label
The Ten commandments : a handbook of religious, legal, and social issues, Joseph P. Hester
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-279) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I. The history and meaning. Biblical content. Versions of the Ten commandments ; Analysis of the Ten commandments ; Interpretation of the Ten commandments -- Ethical inquiry and the development of morality. Approaches to ethical inquiry ; The development of moral thinking in ancient cultures ; Three types of religious ethics -- Reflective morality. The role of reason in ethics ; Religion as a type of ethics -- Pt. 2. Issues and controversies. Separation of church and state. Controversy. Funding the faithful: faith-based initiatives ; Controversy. Posting the Ten commandments in public buildings ; Controversy. Character education: what values do we teach? -- "Thou shalt have no other gods before me." Controversy. One nation under God? Controversy. Religion, science, and the schools: evolution or creationism? ; Controversy. Prayer in public schools ; Controversy. Keeping the Sabbath holy -- "Thou shalt not kill." Controversy. Federal funding of stem cell research: extending the cloning controversy ; Controversy. Is euthanasia ever morally correct? ; Controversy. Capital punishment ; Controversy. The morality (or immorality) of war ; Controversy. Is abortion murder? -- "Thou shalt not bear false witness." Controversy. Racial or religious profiling -- "Thou shalt not commit adultery." Controversy. Covenant marriage
Control code
ocm50982323
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vi, 285 pages
Isbn
9780786414192
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002153053
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 538650
  • (Sirsi) o50982323

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