Part I. The Essence of the Person: 1. Agency theory; 2. Education and the emotions Part II. Developing as a Person: 3. The human infant; 4. Growth to adulthood Part III. Persons and Politics: 5. Societies and communities; 6. Justice and the state Part IV. Persons and Religion: 7. Against idealism in religion; 8. Religion and morality.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -253) and index.