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The Resource Living the truth : a theory of action, Klaus Demmer ; translated by Brian McNeil

Living the truth : a theory of action, Klaus Demmer ; translated by Brian McNeil

Label
Living the truth : a theory of action
Title
Living the truth
Title remainder
a theory of action
Statement of responsibility
Klaus Demmer ; translated by Brian McNeil
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
How is moral theology related to pastoral theology? In this first English translation of Living the Truth, Klaus Demmer answers this question by offering a complete theory of action. Its crucial element is truthfulness, which Demmer claims is a basic attitude that must be translated concretely into our individual decisions. Demmer demonstrates that the demand for truthfulness offers a critical corrective to the usual praxis whereby ethical norms are formulated. This has significant consequences for every area of ethical directives, including questions about celibacy and partnerships. Demmer mo
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Demmer, Klaus
Dewey number
241/.042
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the German
LC call number
BJ1249
LC item number
.D4413 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Moral traditions series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christian ethics
  • RELIGION
  • Christian ethics
  • Moraltheologie
  • Handlungstheorie
Label
Living the truth : a theory of action, Klaus Demmer ; translated by Brian McNeil
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The existential-historical form of thought -- The theological-anthropological form of thought -- God's action and human action -- Person and personality -- Standing firm in the truth -- Moral theology : a school of truthfulness -- Truthfulness as the basic attitude of the ethical personality -- Untruthfulness as a source of personal disintegration -- The principal features of a metaphysics of ethical action
Control code
711004307
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 164 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589018020
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)711004307
Label
Living the truth : a theory of action, Klaus Demmer ; translated by Brian McNeil
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The existential-historical form of thought -- The theological-anthropological form of thought -- God's action and human action -- Person and personality -- Standing firm in the truth -- Moral theology : a school of truthfulness -- Truthfulness as the basic attitude of the ethical personality -- Untruthfulness as a source of personal disintegration -- The principal features of a metaphysics of ethical action
Control code
711004307
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 164 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589018020
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)711004307

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