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Assessing the Social Thought of John Paul II

Duncan, Bruce (2007) Assessing the Social Thought of John Paul II. In: John Paul II: Legacy and Witness. St Paul's Publishing, Sydney, pp. 61-70. ISBN 9781921032257

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Abstract

In this chapter, the author argues that John Paul II was determined to bring the gospel and the chyrch into a closer engagement with the social and cultural issues of the day, particularly with regard to international peace efforts,. global governance and overcoming all forms of oppression.

Item Type: Book Chapters
Repository Version: Published Version
Keywords: Social policy, ethics, John Paul II, capitalism, communism
Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220405 Religion and Society
Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 95 Cultural Understanding > 9504 Religion and Ethics > 950404 Religion and Society
Type of Activity: Pure Basic Research
Subjects: D - Ethics / Moral Theology
College/Association with University of Divinity: YTU: Yarra Theological Union
Depositing User: Cate Headey
Date Deposited: 18 May 2010 02:54
Last Modified: 11 Mar 2012 23:05
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/390

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