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In defense of natural law, Robert P. George

Label
In defense of natural law
Title
In defense of natural law
Statement of responsibility
Robert P. George
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
340/.112
Index
index present
LC call number
K474.G46
LC item number
I5 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
In defense of natural law, Robert P. George
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
PART ONE: THEORETICAL ISSUES: A defense of the new natural law theory -- Recent criticism of natural law theory -- Natural law and human nature -- Does the 'Incommensurability thesis' imperil common sense moral judgments? -- Natural law and positive law -- Free choice, practical reason and fitness for the rule of law -- PART TWO: MORAL AND POLITICAL QUESTIONS: Religious liberty and political morality -- Marriage and the liberal imagination -- What sex can be: alienation, illusion or one-flesh union -- Making children moral: pornography, parents and the public interest -- Public reason and political conflict: abortion and homosexuality -- Natural law and international order -- PART THREE: DIALECTICAL ENGAGEMENT: Moral particularism, Thomism, and traditions -- Human flourishing as a criterion of morality: a critique of Perry's naturalism -- Nature, morality, and homosexuality -- Can sex be reasonable? -- Moralistic liberalism and legal moralism -- Law, democracy, and moral disagreement
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
343 p.
Isbn
9780199242993
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2001268991
System control number
  • (OCoLC)889464917
  • (OCoLC)46433161
Label
In defense of natural law, Robert P. George
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
PART ONE: THEORETICAL ISSUES: A defense of the new natural law theory -- Recent criticism of natural law theory -- Natural law and human nature -- Does the 'Incommensurability thesis' imperil common sense moral judgments? -- Natural law and positive law -- Free choice, practical reason and fitness for the rule of law -- PART TWO: MORAL AND POLITICAL QUESTIONS: Religious liberty and political morality -- Marriage and the liberal imagination -- What sex can be: alienation, illusion or one-flesh union -- Making children moral: pornography, parents and the public interest -- Public reason and political conflict: abortion and homosexuality -- Natural law and international order -- PART THREE: DIALECTICAL ENGAGEMENT: Moral particularism, Thomism, and traditions -- Human flourishing as a criterion of morality: a critique of Perry's naturalism -- Nature, morality, and homosexuality -- Can sex be reasonable? -- Moralistic liberalism and legal moralism -- Law, democracy, and moral disagreement
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
343 p.
Isbn
9780199242993
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2001268991
System control number
  • (OCoLC)889464917
  • (OCoLC)46433161

Library Locations

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