Strange virtues : ethics in multicultural world / Bernard T. Adeney.

By: Adeney, Bernard T, 1948-Publication details: Downers Grove, Ill. : InterVarsity Press, c1995Description: 286 p. ; 24 cmISBN: 0830818553 (alk. paper)Subject(s): Christianity and culture | Ethics, Comparative | Christian ethicsDDC classification: 241 LOC classification: BR115.C8 | A33 1995
Contents:
Introduction to crosscultural ethics -- Practicing theology in crosscultural experience -- Knowledge, friendship and wisdom -- The Bible and culture in ethics -- Cultural value orientations in contrast -- Strange communications -- Ethical theory and bribery -- The ethical challenge of other religions -- Women and men as strangers : gender conflict across cultures -- The unity of personal and social ethics -- Appendix : Maps or models of cultural value differences.
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Includes bibliographical references (p.[259]-281) and index.

Introduction to crosscultural ethics -- Practicing theology in crosscultural experience -- Knowledge, friendship and wisdom -- The Bible and culture in ethics -- Cultural value orientations in contrast -- Strange communications -- Ethical theory and bribery -- The ethical challenge of other religions -- Women and men as strangers : gender conflict across cultures -- The unity of personal and social ethics -- Appendix : Maps or models of cultural value differences.