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Author Williams, Thomas D., author

Title Who Is My Neighbor? : Thomistic Personalism and the Foundations of Human Rights
Published Washington : Catholic University of America Press, Aug. 2012
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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?
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-334) and index
Subject Human rights -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.
Natural law -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0813213916 (alk. paper)
0813216664 (E-Book)
9780813213910 (alk. paper)