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The Resource Religious faith, torture, and our national soul, edited by David P. Gushee, Jillian Hickman Zimmer, and J. Drew Zimmer

Religious faith, torture, and our national soul, edited by David P. Gushee, Jillian Hickman Zimmer, and J. Drew Zimmer

Label
Religious faith, torture, and our national soul
Title
Religious faith, torture, and our national soul
Statement of responsibility
edited by David P. Gushee, Jillian Hickman Zimmer, and J. Drew Zimmer
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Proceedings of a conference held Sept. 11-12, 2008 at Mercer University--Preface and Acknowledgements
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.931
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV8599.U6
LC item number
R45 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Religious faith, torture, and our national soul, edited by David P. Gushee, Jillian Hickman Zimmer, and J. Drew Zimmer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Torture and U. S. Foreign Policy : Looking Back : -- 1. Torture after 9/11: the road to Abu Ghraib / Karen J. Greenburg -- Response to Karen J. Greenburg / Ronald P. Mahurin -- 2. How the US military responded to the drift toward torture / Donald J. Guter -- Response to Donald J. Guter by Steven N. Xenakis -- 3. What torture does to human beings / Dianna Ortiz, Douglas A. Johnson -- Response to Sister Dianna Ortiz and Doublas A. Johnson / Denise Massey -- 4. What the torture debate reveals about American Christianity / David P. Gushee -- Response 1 to David P. Gushee / Brian Walt -- Response 2 to David P. Gushee / M. Cathleen Kaveny -- Response 3 to David P. Gushee / Mohammed Elsanousi -- 5. Guantánamo : an assessment and reflection from those who have been there / John A. Chandler, Mark Denbeaux, Gita Gutierrez, Thomas Wilner -- Part II. Recovering Our Moral Bearings : Where Do We Go From Here? : -- 6. Sermons and Reflections : -- Sacred bodies : inspirited flesh / Cheryl Bridges Johns -- Imagine the sojourner / Fleming Rutledge -- Tortured truth / Tyler Wigg-Stevenson -- 7. The religious roots of human rights / Glen H. Stassen -- Response 1 to Glen H. Stassen / Matthew Norman -- Response 2 to Glen H. Stassen / Graham B. Walker Jr. -- 8. Healing the (American) Christian relationship with the Muslim world / Rick Love -- Response to Rick Love / Mahan Mirza -- 9. Violence finds refuge in falshood / George Hunsinger -- Response 1 to George Hunsinger / Elizabeth Bounds -- Response 2 to George Hunsinger / Larry McSwain -- 10. Insights from the next generation : -- Religious torture in the war on terror / Michael Peppard -- Heroism in the age of terror : the dark knight of the American soul / Kathryn Reklis -- Prisons outside the kingdom : a theological reflection on CIA black sites / Natalie Wigg-Stevenson -- 11. National security, torture, and a practical way forward / Rachel Lauer -- Appendix : Results of Mercer University/Faith in Public Life poll on Southern evangelical attitudes toward torture
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[xv], 303 p.
Isbn
9780881462036
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2010001572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn500820419
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn688548521
Label
Religious faith, torture, and our national soul, edited by David P. Gushee, Jillian Hickman Zimmer, and J. Drew Zimmer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Torture and U. S. Foreign Policy : Looking Back : -- 1. Torture after 9/11: the road to Abu Ghraib / Karen J. Greenburg -- Response to Karen J. Greenburg / Ronald P. Mahurin -- 2. How the US military responded to the drift toward torture / Donald J. Guter -- Response to Donald J. Guter by Steven N. Xenakis -- 3. What torture does to human beings / Dianna Ortiz, Douglas A. Johnson -- Response to Sister Dianna Ortiz and Doublas A. Johnson / Denise Massey -- 4. What the torture debate reveals about American Christianity / David P. Gushee -- Response 1 to David P. Gushee / Brian Walt -- Response 2 to David P. Gushee / M. Cathleen Kaveny -- Response 3 to David P. Gushee / Mohammed Elsanousi -- 5. Guantánamo : an assessment and reflection from those who have been there / John A. Chandler, Mark Denbeaux, Gita Gutierrez, Thomas Wilner -- Part II. Recovering Our Moral Bearings : Where Do We Go From Here? : -- 6. Sermons and Reflections : -- Sacred bodies : inspirited flesh / Cheryl Bridges Johns -- Imagine the sojourner / Fleming Rutledge -- Tortured truth / Tyler Wigg-Stevenson -- 7. The religious roots of human rights / Glen H. Stassen -- Response 1 to Glen H. Stassen / Matthew Norman -- Response 2 to Glen H. Stassen / Graham B. Walker Jr. -- 8. Healing the (American) Christian relationship with the Muslim world / Rick Love -- Response to Rick Love / Mahan Mirza -- 9. Violence finds refuge in falshood / George Hunsinger -- Response 1 to George Hunsinger / Elizabeth Bounds -- Response 2 to George Hunsinger / Larry McSwain -- 10. Insights from the next generation : -- Religious torture in the war on terror / Michael Peppard -- Heroism in the age of terror : the dark knight of the American soul / Kathryn Reklis -- Prisons outside the kingdom : a theological reflection on CIA black sites / Natalie Wigg-Stevenson -- 11. National security, torture, and a practical way forward / Rachel Lauer -- Appendix : Results of Mercer University/Faith in Public Life poll on Southern evangelical attitudes toward torture
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[xv], 303 p.
Isbn
9780881462036
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2010001572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn500820419
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn688548521

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
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