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Title Concepts of law in the sciences, legal studies, and theology / edited by Michael Welker and Gregor Etzelmüller.

Publisher Tübingen : Mohr Siebeck, [2013]
©2013
Location Call number Status
 Biddle  BL65.L33 C68 2013    Available
Phys Desc IX, 395 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Religion in philosophy and theology, 1616-346X ; 72
Religion in philosophy and theology ; 72.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Laws of nature -- Introduction / John C. Polkinghorne -- The character of the laws of nature / John C. Polkinghorne -- Origins of the concept law of nature / Jörg Htifher -- The laws of nature and the nature of laws / Argyris Nicolaidis -- Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons : a case study in the laws of natural science / Judy Wornat -- Laws of life? / Jeffrey P. Schloss -- From laws of nature to nature's capacities : a theological thought experiment / Niels Henrik Gregersen -- God's laws and human laws in Biblical traditions -- Introduction / Michael Welker -- The genesis of normativity in Biblical Law / Konrad Schmid -- "That you may live" : dimensions of law in deuteronomy / Patrick D. Miller -- Law and Ritual : the power of Cultic regulations in the old testament : Christian liturgical history / Gregor Etzelmuller -- Law, salvation and Christian identity in Paul and Matthew / Matthias Konradt -- Justice, mercy, worship : the "weighty matters" of Biblical law / Michael Welker -- Laws in reformation theology and modern legal and political evolution -- Introduction / John Witte, Jr. -- Philosophical, juridical and scientific arguments in protestant concepts of law / Christoph Strohm -- Education by means of law : the reformation and the Idea of codification / Mathias Schmoeckel -- A demonstrative theory of natural law : Johannes Althusius and the rise of Calvinist Jurisprudence / John Witte, Jr. -- Integrative Jurisprudence / Harold J. Berman -- Moral laws and moral Skepticism -- Introduction / Gregor Etzelmiiller and Christiane Tietz -- Construction and constraint : what do the laws of nature teach us about moral laws? / Wentzel van Huyssteen -- Without laws / Rudiger Bittner -- Why should naturally given moral laws exist? : reconsidering theological arguments for natural laws / Christiane Tietz -- Natural law and Chinese traditions / Wang Liuer -- Contributors -- Index of persons -- Index of subjects
Subject Religion and law.
Law (Philosophical concept)
Law -- Philosophy.
Science -- Philosophy.
Ethics.
Natural law.
Alt Author Welker, Michael, 1947- editor.
Etzelmüller, Gregor, 1971- editor.
ISBN 9783161527425 (pbk.)
3161527429 (pbk.)