Download PDF by Darlene Fozard Weaver: Self Love and Christian Ethics (New Studies in Christian

By Darlene Fozard Weaver

ISBN-10: 0521520975

ISBN-13: 9780521520973

ISBN-10: 0521817811

ISBN-13: 9780521817813

Self love is an inescapable challenge for ethics, but a lot of latest ethics is reluctant to provide any normative ethical anthropologies. as an alternative, secular ethics and modern tradition advertise a norm of self-realization that's subjective and uncritical. Christian ethics additionally fails to handle this challenge without delay, since it has a tendency to enquire self love in the context of conflicts among the self's pursuits and people of her associates. Self Love and Christian Ethics, released in 2002, argues for correct self love because the resolution of right self-relation that intersects with love for God and love for neighbor. Darlene Fozard Weaver explains that correct self love involves a real self-understanding that's embodied within the person's concrete acts and family. In making this argument, she calls upon ethicists to revisit ontological debts of the self and to dedicate extra awareness to specific ethical acts.

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