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Retrieving and Reframing Catholic Casuistry

M. Cathleen Kaveny

in The Crisis of Authority in Catholic Modernity

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199778775
eISBN:
9780190258306
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199778775.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter examines “casuistry,” the dominant mode of moral theology in the Roman Catholic Church that emphasizes the morally right—and the morally wrong—courses of action in a wide range of ... More


Tradition and Development

Cathleen Kaveny

in Ethics at the Edges of Law: Christian Moralists and American Legal Thought

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190612290
eISBN:
9780190612320
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190612290.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter focuses on the work of legal scholar and Catholic moral theologian John T. Noonan Jr. It knits together Alasdair MacIntyre’s narrative-based tradition theory, which is an important ... More


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