The impact of 9/11 on religion and philosophy : the day that changed everything? / edited by Matthew J. Morgan ; with forewords by John L. Esposito and Jean Bethke Elshtain.

Other Title:
Impact of nine eleven on religion and philosophy
1st ed.
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
xxi, 294 p. ; 22 cm.
September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001 -- Influence.
Terrorism -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Religion -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Philosophy -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Introduction / Matthew J. Morgan
Aftershocks / Philip Yancey
Section I: Islam and 9/11
An altered terrain : engaging Islam in the post-9/11 academia and the public sphere / Asma Afsaruddin
A struggle for the soul of a faith : spiritual Islam versus political Islam / M. Zuhdi Jasser and Sid Shahid
How did the U.S. government look at Islam after 9/11? / Liora Danan and Alice E. Hunt
Section II: Other religious perspectives
Prodigal nation : September 11 and the American Jeremiad / Andrew R. Murphy
Geopolitical theology : economy, religion, and empire after 9/11 / John Milbank
The catholic conversation since 9/11 : a moral challenge / Laurie Johnston
September 11 and the Jewish vocabulary of tragedy / Rabbi Jack Moline
September 11 : a Hindu perspective / Arvind Sharma
Dialogue and disagreement in the Christian community / James S. Spiegel and Ryan M. Pflum
Truth, "faith", and 9/11 / John B. Cobb, Jr.
Section III: 9/11 and philosophy and ethics
Justice : a post 9/11 theory / Ada María Isasi-Díaz
Known unknowns : how philosophy has responded to fear of the post-9/11 world / Liam Harte
Generosity, terror, and the good for humans / Jorge Secada
On moral alchemy : a critical examination of post-9/11 U.S. military policy / Talbot Brewer
The day the world changed? : reflections on 9/11 and U.S. national security strategy / Martin L. Cook
Section IV: The just war theory after 9/11
Understanding terrorism and the limits of just war theory / Michael McKenna
The just war tradition faces the remnants of war / Mark Douglas
Pacifism and just war theory after 9/11 / Andrew Fiala
To debate or not to debate : the question of torture / Pauline M. Kaurin.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Morgan, Matthew J.
9780230608443 (alk. paper)
0230608442 (alk. paper)
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