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Who is my neighbor? [electronic resource] : personalism and the foundations of human rights / Thomas D. Williams.

Author/Creator:
Williams, Thomas D., LC.
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : Catholic University of America Press, c2005.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (359 p.)
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Subjects:
Natural law -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.
Human rights -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.
Neo-Scholasticism.
Personalism.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
Part one: Rights in the crosshairs
Defining human rights
Some needed nuances
The church and human rights
Part two: The case against rights
The accusation of nonexistence
The accusation of inseparability
The accusation of innovation
Part three: A new solution to an old problem : thomistic personalism
A personalism primer
The person according to personalism
Dignity and its due
The two loves
From love to human rights
Christ and human dignity
Part four: Human rights and classical ethics
Natural law
Natural justice
Natural rights in classical theory
Part five: Towards an ethics of solidarity
Who is my neighbor?
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-334) and index.
ISBN:
0-8132-1666-4
OCLC:
646786272