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Religious Convictions and Political Choice

by Kent Greenawalt

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages280
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Open LibraryOL7386915M
ISBN 100195067797
ISBN 109780195067798

  Christopher J. Eberle is a senior professor of Philosophy in the United States Naval Academy's Leadership Education and Development Division, where he has taught since He specializes in the area of religion and politics. His publications in that area include Religious Conviction in Liberal Politics (), “Let A Thousand Flowers Bloom: Religious Reasons in Public Life,” /5(1). The book offers interesting food for thought. In my view, the best articulated defense of a Christian pro-choice position is set forth by Paul Woolley in the minority report of the Orthodox Presbyterian Church’s Report of the Committee to Study the Matter of Abortion.

  In a significant decision today, a judge found Nicholson's views on the environment were so deeply held that they were entitled to the same protection as religious convictions. Religious Convictions book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The action occurs in Arkansas, but this novel's spiritual terr /5(3).

  Political and Religious Convictions by Linda Lyons About 6 in 10 Americans say religion is very important in their lives; thus, it would be foolish to think that faith has no influence in the voting booth on Election Day.   Religious identity not only survives but can take on heightened significance when national and political alliances break apart, as happened in the .


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In Religious Convictions and Political Choice, Kent Greenawalt challenges the theories of such political thinkers as John Rawls and Bruce Ackerman, who argue that citizens and officials in a liberal democracy should eschew religiously based premises in developing political judgments and limit themselves to secular conceptions of justice and publicly accessible methods of Cited by: Religious Convictions and Political Choice represents the first attempt to fill this gap.

Beginning with an account of the basic premises of our liberal democracy, Greenawalt moves to a comparison between rational secular grounds of decision and grounds based on religious convictions. Religious Convictions and Political Choice Paperback – January 1, by Kent; Kent Greenawalt Greenawalt (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating.

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The relevance of religious convictions for political choice Publicly accessible grounds of decision and religious convictions --II. Political choices and religious convictions. Inappropriate grounds of restriction: consenting sexual acts as sins Borderlines of.

Religious Convictions and Political Choice represents the first attempt to fill this gap. Beginning with an account of the basic premises of our liberal democracy, Greenawalt moves to a comparison between rational secular grounds of decision and grounds based on religious convictions.

He discusses particular issues such as animal rights and4/5(7). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages ; 22 cm: Contents: Liberal Democracy and Publicly Accessible Reasons --Premises of Liberal Democracy and the Place of Religion --The Relevance of Religious Convictions for Political Choice --Publicly Accessible Grounds of Decision and Religious Convictions --Political.

Religious Convictions and Political Choice - Paperback - Kent Greenawalt - Oxford University Press How far may Americans properly rely on their religious beliefs when they make and defend political decisions. ious convictions in political discourse, those working in religion ethics have assumed that such beliefs properly bear on political choices.

Disturbed by modern secular theories of justice that seemed to call for resolution of political issues wholly without regard to transcendent perspec.

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Zasíláme rychle a levně po ČR. [Book Review] Religious Convictions and Political Choice. [REVIEW] Robert Audi - - Criminal Justice Ethics 8 (2) Shari’a Reasoning and the Justice of Religious War. Religious Convictions and Political Choice by Kent Greenawalt, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble® The Hardcover of the Religious Convictions and Political Choice by Kent Greenawalt at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Kent Greenawalt. Politics in America are polarized and trivialized, perhaps as never before. In Congress, the media, and academic debate, opponents from right and left, the Red and the Blue, struggle against one another as if politics were contact sports played to the shouts of cheerleaders.

The result, Ronald Dworkin writes, is a deeply depressing political culture, as ill equipped for the perennial challenge. Many of the British North American colonies that eventually formed the United States of America were settled in the seventeenth century by men and women, who, in the face of European persecution, refused to compromise passionately held religious convictions and fled Europe.

The New England colonies. This vigorous debate between two distinguished philosophers presents two views on a topic of worldwide importance: the role of religion in politics. Audi argues that citizens in a free democracy should distinguish religious and secular considerations and give them separate though related roles.

Wolterstorff argues that religious elements are both appropriate in politics and indispensable to. 1. The Standard View. The standard view among political theorists, such as Robert Audi, Jürgen Habermas, Charles Larmore, Steven Macedo, Martha Nussbaum, and John Rawls is that religious reasons can play only a limited role in justifying coercive laws, as coercive laws that require a religious rationale lack moral legitimacy.

[] If the standard view is correct, there is an important. By Kent Greenawalt,Published on 01/01/ Recommended Citation. Greenawalt, Kent,"Religious Convictions And Political Choice" ().Cited by:   Religious acts, in which men and women privately and publicly order themselves toward God out of a personal, intimate conviction, transcend the temporal and earthly order of things.

Religious Convictions Are Deep and Abiding Michael Novak is the author of the forthcoming "For Social Justice." Sincehe has published some 45 books. The linking of strongly held religious convictions with beliefs about a people's social and political destiny is called: A) evangelicalism. B) religious nationalism.

C) fundamentalism. D) ecumenicalism. RELIGION IN THE PUBLIC SQUARE: THE PLACE OF RELIGIOUS CONVICTIONS IN POLITICAL DEBATE Scarecrow Pr, Paperback.

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In addition to over eighty published articles and book chapters, he is the author of numerous books, including Law and Objectivity; Speech, Crime and the Uses of Language; Conflicts of Law and Morality; Religious Convictions; and Political Choice, among is a member of the American Philosophical Society and a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.Religious Convictions and Political Choice.

New York, New York: The Oxford University Press. Guliuzza, Frank III. Over the Wall: Protecting Religious Expression in the PublicNew York: The State University of New York Press. Jelen, Ted G. [3] The first thing to note is that my friends employ the core beliefs of their Christian faith in their political judgments.

There is no separation between religious convictions and secular politics. For some their non-voting is an indirect political statement, a protest. For others their voting is a more direct statement.