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Title The discourse of human dignity / edited by Regina Ammicht-Quinn, Maureen Junker-Kenny and Elsa Tamez.

Publication Info. London : SCM Press, [2003]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  233.5 D611D    Check Shelf
Description 141 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Concilium ; 2003/2
Concilium (Glen Rock, N.Y.) ; 2003/2.
Note Some contributions translated by John Bowden or Paul Burns.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction: For dignity / Regina Ammicht-Quinn, Maureen Junker-Kenny, Elsa Tamez -- Dignity in political and bioethical debates / Patrick Verspieren -- The unrepeatable changes in the cultural concept of dignity / Oskar Negt -- Whose dignity is inviolable?: human beings, machines and the discourse of dignity / Regina Ammicht-Quinn -- The person who lacks dignity / Paul Valadier -- Does dignity need a theological foundation? / Maureen Junker-Kenny -- Dignity and liberation: a theological and political perspective / Juan José Tamayo-Acosta -- Constructing the human: dignity in interreligious dialogue / Linda Hogan, John D'Arcy May -- Dignity: its denial and recognition in a specific context of liberation / Enrique Dussel -- Disability, equal dignity and care / Eva Kittay -- 'In the name of dignity': arguments for and against voluntary euthanasia / Leocir Pessini -- Commentary / Maureen Junker-Kenny -- The editing of dignity: some afterthoughts / Regina Ammicht-Quinn, Maureen Junker-Kenny, Elsa Tamez -- Documentation: Giving a say to those without a voice: African women stand upright / M. Bernadette Mbuy Beya.
Subject Dignity -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Human rights -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Added Author Ammicht-Quinn, Regina.
Junker-Kenny, Maureen.
Tamez, Elsa.
ISBN 0334030730
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