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Articles and book reviews which will be included in the next issue to be released are listed below. Searchable information of published issues are located in the Resources area and elsewhere in the Journal tab.

Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics 

Volume 37, Number 2

Fall/Winter 2017


Selected Essays

Cristina L.H. Traina: Now Is The Time

Ryan Darr: Social Sin and Social Wrongs: Moral Responsibility in a Structurally Disordered World

Esther Reed: The Limits of Individual Responsibility: Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s Reversal of Agent-Act-Consequence

David Cloutier: Cavanaugh and Grimes on Structural Evils of Violence and Race: Overcoming Conflicts in Contemporary Social Ethics

Elizabeth Sweeny Block: A Call To Action: Global Moral Crises and the Inadequacy of Inherited Approaches to Conscience

Stewart Clem: Post-Truth and Vices Opposed to Truth

Christopher D. Jones and Conor M. Kelly: Sloth: America’s Ironic Structural Vice

Ryan Andrew Newson: Epistemological Crises Made of Stone: Confederate Monuments and the End of Memory

Wonchul Shin and Elizabeth M. Bounds: Treating Moral Harm as Social Harm: Towards a Restorative Ethics of Christian Responsibility

Willa Swenson-Lengyel: Moral Paralysis and Practial Denial: Environmental Ethics in Light of Human Failure

Book Reviews

An Ethical Life: A Practical Guide to Ethical Reasoning, Richard Kyte

Christian Ethics and Commonsense Morality: An Intuitionist Account, Kevin Jung

A Reasonable Belief: Why God and Faith Make Sense, William Greenway

Prophecy Without Contempt, Cathleen Kaveny

Theology from the Trenches: Reflections on Urban Ministry, Roger J. Gench

Toward Thriving Communities: Virtues Ethics as Social Ethics, Brian Stiltner

Water Shaping Stone: Faith, Relationships, and Conscience Formation, Kathryn Lilla Cox

Conscience and Calling: Ethical Reflection on Catholic Women’s Church Vocations, Anne E. Patrick

Renewing Moral Theology: Christian Ethics as Action, Character, and Grace, Daniel A. Westberg

Becoming Nonviolent Peacemakers: A Virtue Ethic for Catholic Social Teaching and U.S. Policy, Eli Sasaran McCarthy

Evangelical Peacemakers: Gospel Engagements in a War-Torn World, edited by David Gushee

The Good Recognition: Phenomenology, Ethics, and Religion in the Thought of Levinas and Ricour, Michael Sohn

Why Philosophy Matters for the Study of Religion–and Vice Versa, Thomas A. Lewis

Hannah Arendt and Theology, John Kiess

Karl Barth and Christian Ethics: Living in Truth, William Werpehowski

Reformed Virtue After Barth: Developing Moral Virtue Ethics in the Reformed Tradition, Kirk J. Nolan

Asian American Christian Ethics: Voices, Methods, Issues, edited by Grace Y. Kao and Ilsup Ahn

Aspirations for Modernity and Prosperity: Symbols and Sources Behind Pentacostal/Charismatic Growth in Indonesia, edited by Christine E. Gudorf, Zainal Abidin Bagir, and Marthen Tahun