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Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



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Strange Virtues: Ethics in Multicultural World

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Theologian and veteran missionary Bernard Adeney addresses in-depth what may be the stickiest crosscultural communication problem of our day: differing approaches to morality. In this comprehensive treatment, he considers ethics across cultures, addresses the ethical import of other religions and gender relations, explores how the Bible and culture interact to produce ethical stances, and includes particular case studies. Strange Virtues will benefit not only missionaries, ethicists and students, but all Christians who want to better understand their neighbors here at home.

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Strange Virtues is one of the first books to comprehensively consider ethics across cultures, addressing the ethical import of other religions and gender relations, exploring how the Bible and culture interact to produce ethical stances, and examining such particular case studies as bribery. It will be invaluable not only for missionaries, ethicists and students, but for all Christians who want to better understand neighbors right here at home.

Synopsis:

Written by a theologian and veteran missionary, this book is one of the first to address in depth what may be the stickiest crosscultural communication problem--differing approaches to morality. Comprehensively, Adeney considers ethics across cultures, addresses the ethical import of other religions and gender relations, and explores how the Bible and culture interact to produce ethical stances.

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Includes bibliographical references (p.[259]-281) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780830818556
Author:
Adeney, Bernard
Publisher:
IVP Academic
Location:
Downers Grove, Ill. :
Subject:
Philosophy
Subject:
Church History
Subject:
Ethics
Subject:
Ethics and logic
Subject:
Christian ethics
Subject:
Multiculturalism
Subject:
Christianity and culture
Subject:
Ethics, Comparative.
Subject:
Christianity -- History.
Subject:
Christianity - Theology - Ethics
Subject:
Christianity - History - General
Subject:
Christian Theology - Ethics
Subject:
Christianity-Church History General
Series Volume:
28
Publication Date:
19950531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
286
Dimensions:
9.04x6.10x.85 in. .95 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Strange Virtues is one of the first books to comprehensively consider ethics across cultures, addressing the ethical import of other religions and gender relations, exploring how the Bible and culture interact to produce ethical stances, and examining such particular case studies as bribery. It will be invaluable not only for missionaries, ethicists and students, but for all Christians who want to better understand neighbors right here at home.
"Synopsis" by , Written by a theologian and veteran missionary, this book is one of the first to address in depth what may be the stickiest crosscultural communication problem--differing approaches to morality. Comprehensively, Adeney considers ethics across cultures, addresses the ethical import of other religions and gender relations, and explores how the Bible and culture interact to produce ethical stances.
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