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Questioning the Human: Toward a Theological Anthropology for the Twenty-First Century

Lieven Boeve, Yves De Maeseneer, and Ellen Van Stichel

Abstract

Theological anthropology is being put to the test: in the face of contemporary developments in the spheres of culture, politics and science, traditional perspectives on the human person are no longer adequate. Yet can theological anthropology move beyond its previously established categories and certainties and renew itself in relation to the contemporary insights which challenge these? The present collection of essays sets out to answer this question. Uniting Roman Catholic theologians from across the globe, it tackles the challenges related to the classical natural law tradition (part 1), to ... More

Keywords: Theological anthropology, Natural law, Science, Subject/self, Postmodernity, Human Person, Globalization, Systematic theology, Theological Ethics

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2014 Print ISBN-13: 9780823257522
Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: January 2015 DOI:10.5422/fordham/9780823257522.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Lieven Boeve, editor
Catholic University of Leuven

Yves De Maeseneer, editor
Catholic University of Leuven

Ellen Van Stichel, editor
Catholic University of Leuven

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