The Resource Civil disobedience and political obligation; : a study in Christian social ethics, [by] James F. Childress

Civil disobedience and political obligation; : a study in Christian social ethics, [by] James F. Childress

Label
Civil disobedience and political obligation; : a study in Christian social ethics
Title
Civil disobedience and political obligation;
Title remainder
a study in Christian social ethics
Statement of responsibility
[by] James F. Childress
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Childress, James F
Index
index present
LC call number
BV630.2
LC item number
.C55 1971
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Government, Resistance to
  • Political ethics
  • Political obligation
  • Civil disobedience
  • Résistance au gouvernement
  • Morale politique
  • Obligation politique
  • Désobéissance civile
  • Civil disobedience
  • Government, Resistance to
  • Political ethics
  • Political obligation
  • Politieke filosofie
  • Politiek gedrag
  • Ongehoorzaamheid
  • Christliche Ethik
  • Gehorsam
  • Gesellschaft
  • Politik
  • Theologie
  • Désobéissance civile
  • Morale politique
  • Obligation politique
  • Résistance au gouvernement - Aspect religieux - Christianisme
Label
Civil disobedience and political obligation; : a study in Christian social ethics, [by] James F. Childress
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
I. The concept of civil disobedience -- Problems of definition -- The forms of civil disobedience -- Religious-moral and moral-political bases of disobedience -- Educative and coercive force -- Direct and indirect disobedience -- Legal and translegal appeals -- II. Bases of political obligation: natural law and the ends of the state -- Politics, ethics and theology -- Natural law -- Alternatives to natural law -- Christ transforming natural law: Paul Ramsey's political ethics -- Theology and the ends of the state -- III. Bases of political obligation: relations between citizens -- The Christian and the neighbor in the political order -- Political obligation in a constitutional democracy: the duty of fair play -- Unjust laws and policies in a relatively just system -- IV. The justification of civil disobedience -- Civil disobedience and moral justification -- Civil disobedience and the principle of fairness -- Forms and means of resistance -- Consequences: political change and the threat of disorder
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xv, 250 pages
Isbn
9780300014938
Lccn
75158137
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)278958
Label
Civil disobedience and political obligation; : a study in Christian social ethics, [by] James F. Childress
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. The concept of civil disobedience -- Problems of definition -- The forms of civil disobedience -- Religious-moral and moral-political bases of disobedience -- Educative and coercive force -- Direct and indirect disobedience -- Legal and translegal appeals -- II. Bases of political obligation: natural law and the ends of the state -- Politics, ethics and theology -- Natural law -- Alternatives to natural law -- Christ transforming natural law: Paul Ramsey's political ethics -- Theology and the ends of the state -- III. Bases of political obligation: relations between citizens -- The Christian and the neighbor in the political order -- Political obligation in a constitutional democracy: the duty of fair play -- Unjust laws and policies in a relatively just system -- IV. The justification of civil disobedience -- Civil disobedience and moral justification -- Civil disobedience and the principle of fairness -- Forms and means of resistance -- Consequences: political change and the threat of disorder
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xv, 250 pages
Isbn
9780300014938
Lccn
75158137
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)278958

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