We Hold These Truths Catholic Reflections on the American Proposition

ISBN-10: 0742549011
ISBN-13: 9780742549012
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Description: The 1960 publication of We Hold These Truths marked a significant event in the history of modern American thought. Since that time, Sheed & Ward has kept the book in print and has published several studies of John Courtney Murray's life and work. We  More...

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Book details

List price: $35.00
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 7/14/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.320
Language: English

The 1960 publication of We Hold These Truths marked a significant event in the history of modern American thought. Since that time, Sheed & Ward has kept the book in print and has published several studies of John Courtney Murray's life and work. We are proud to present a new edition of this classic text, which features a comprehensive introduction by Peter Lawler that places Murray in the context of Catholic and American history and thought while revealing his relevance today.

Foreword
Preface
Acknowledgments
Critical Introduction
Introduction: The Civilization of the Pluralist Society
The American Proposition
E Pluribus Unum: The American Consensus
Civil Unity and Religious Integrity: The Articles of Peace
Two Cases for the Public Consensus: Fact or Need
The Origins and Authority of the Public Consensus: A Study of the Growing End
Creeds at War Intelligibly: Pluralism and the University
Four Unfinished Arguments
Is It Justice? The School Question Today
Should There Be a Law? The Question of Censorship
Is It Basket Weaving? The Question of Christianity and Human Values
Are There Two or One? The Question of the Future of Freedom
The Uses of Doctrine
Doctrine and Policy in Communist Imperialism: The Problem of Security and Risk
The Uses of a Doctrine on the Uses of Force: War as a Moral Problem
The Doctrine Is Dead: The Problem of the Moral Vacuum

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