Category: ETHICS


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Teaching Christian Ethics.

By: ACCM.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: SCM, 1974.:

Seller ID: 9372

1st.ed. "After considering certain basic treatments of ethical questions, the book examines the resources of the Christian community as they are to be found in the Old Testament, the New Testament and the continuing tradition." Pp, 149, name to verso front cover. P/b, faded spine. G+. View more info

Test-Tube Women. What Future for Motherhood?

By: ARDITTI, Rita, KLEIN, Renate Duelli and MINDEN, Shelley.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Pandora Press. 1984.:

Seller ID: 24413

"Looks at how much real choice reproductive technologies offer to women, how much they really enhance the health and well being of ourselves and our children". Pp 482, slight toning to pages. P/b. Illustrated cover. G+. View more info

Doctors Talking. A Guide to current Medico-Moral Problems.

By: AUTTON, Norman.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Oxford: Mowbray, 1984.:

Seller ID: 19090

1st ed. "Recent developments in medical technologies have opened up a whole new world of ethical problems. The theologian and the doctor are involved equally... In researching this important and detailed work, the author has met and spoken to many of the leading medical people, theologians and ethicists involved in the fields of human experimentation. The result is a book which will serve as a useful resource for medical students, hospital chaplains, parish priests and many others..." Pp.12/242, owner's name to fep. Pbk. G+. View more info

Facing Death. An Interdisciplinary Approach.

By: BADHAM, Paul and BALLARD, Paul.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 1996. 0708313310:

Seller ID: 32321

ISBN: 0708313310

1st ed. Religion, Culture and Society series. "...brings together contributors from the law, pholosophy, medicine, social work, theology and religious studies to discuss issues such as hospice care, the arguments for and against euthanasia, and religious hope for eternal life. There are also accounts of recent reseach into 'near-death' experiences and into measuring the quality of human life." Pp.198. Pbk. VG. View more info

Open Your Mouth for the Dumb. Abortion and the Christian.

By: BARNES, Peter.:

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Edinburgh: The Banner of Truth Trust. 1984.:

Seller ID: 22626

1st ed. "Argues for the Biblical teaching that the unborn baby is in God's image and so protected by the sixth commandment". Pp 31, discreet owners inkstamp to verso front cover. P/b, rubbing to spine, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

The Christian New Morality: A Biblical Study of Situation Ethics.

By: BARR, O. Sydney.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: New York: Oxford University Press, 1969. 0:

Seller ID: 35044

1st ed. "supplies a much needed fundamental biblical and theological grounding for Situation Ethics. ...while challenging the preconceptions of many, it shows that the 'newness' of the New Morality is actually a summons to accept the age-old Christian gospel with renewed seriousness." Pp.x/118, signed by author to title page and inscribed by him to the Anglican theologian and Christian apologist Norman Pittenger("To Norman Pittenger with esteem and affection Sydney")to the front free endpaper. Grey cloth rubbed, d/w rubbed with edge wear. G+/G+. View more info

Birth Control and the State. A Plea and a Forecast.


Price: £40.00

Publisher: London:Kegan Paul, Trench,Trubner & Co,1926.:

Seller ID: 6968

1st ed. 16.5cms x 11cms. Pp.96/11(ads), small booksellers label(Davenant Bookshop,Oxford) and owners name to verso front board. Dark brown boards, original paper labels to front and spine, spine label darkened. G+. View more info

Where was God on September 11?


Price: £3.00

Publisher: Darlington: Evangelical Press. 2002.:

Seller ID: 23278

1st ed. "As the media teemed with speculation as to how such a thing could have happened, and what the repercussions might be, many people were asking one inescapable question: Where was God". 21 cms x 15 cms. Pp 31, discreet owners inkstamp to verso front cover. P/b. Illustrated cover. VG. View more info

The Ethics of Acquisition. A discussion of the dilemmas and human consequences of mergers and takeovers.


Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: General Synod Board for Social Responsbility, 1989.:

Seller ID: 21746

"Drawing heavily on a consultation sponsored by the Board for Social Responsibility's Industrial & Economic Affairs Committee and the Industrial Christian Fellowship on the subject of mergers and takeovers, this brief paper sets out some of the ethical problems and possibilities and their practical consequences. Pp.6/26; Paperback. VG. View more info

The Way Forward? Christian Voices on Homosexuality and the Church.

By: BRADSHAW, Timothy. (editor).

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London: SCM, 2003. 0334029341:

Seller ID: 39975

ISBN: 0334029341

2nd edition. "The homosexuality issue is the most pressing dilemma currently facing the churches. Recent controversial church appointments in Britain and America have sparked intense argument and there has been virtually no sign of realdialogue or developing debate. This important and timely book sets out the full range of Christian responses to this critical issue, and offers mature and informed contributions from key figures on all sides of the debate." Pp.xiv/242. Paperback. VG. View more info

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Love Your Neighbour: The Bible and Christian Ethics Today.

By: BRETT, Paul.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Darton, Longman & Todd, 1992. 0232519951:

Seller ID: 31733

ISBN: 0232519951

1st ed. "...shows how we can use scripture, tradition and reason together, to help develop appropriate codes of behaviour. This book gives guidance on making moral decisions and living a Christian life..." Pp.16/238, inscribed by the author to title page, small initials to inside front cover, slight toning to pages. Paperback. VG. View more info

Sacrifice and Some of its Difficulties.

By: CAREY, Walter J.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London: A.R.Mowbray & Co., 1918. 0:

Seller ID: 37355

1st edition, 1st impression. 17cms x 11cms. Chapters include: The World as a School of Character; The Implications of a Soul; The Conditions of Wisdom; The Motive of Life; Our Environment and its Penalty; Opposition and Pain; The Examples of History; Jesus Christ; Our Focus of Sacrifice; The Rewards of Sacrifice; The Difficulties of Sacrifice; and A Good Start. Pp.xii/89, owner's name and date to front free endpaper, pencil notations to rear endpapers, spotting to endpapers. Dark blue cloth, gilt title to front, title to spine dulled, bump to rear corner, rubbing and bubbling to cloth. Sca... View more info

Sacrifice and Some of its Difficulties.

By: CAREY, Walter J.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London: A.R.Mowbray & Co.Ltd, 1918.:

Seller ID: 45280

1st edition. A companion to "Prayer and Some of its Difficulties". Contents: I.The World as a School of Character; II.The Implications of a Soul; III.The Conditions of Wisdom; IV.The Motive of Life; V.Our Environment and its Penalty; VI.Opposition and Pain; VII.The Examples of History; VIII.Jesus Christ; IX.Our Focus of Sacrifice; X.The Rewards of Sacrifice; XI.The Difficulties of Sacrifice; XII,A Good Start. 16.5cms x 10.5cms. Pp.xii/89. Stiff card covers, slightly rubbed. G+. View more info

Ought Suicide to be a Crime? A Discussion of Suicide, Attempted Suicide and the Law.


Price: £35.00

Publisher: Westminster: The Church Information Office, 1959. 0:

Seller ID: 34792

Written prior to the 1961 (UK) Suicide Act. Chapters include: 1.The Law of Suicide and Attempted Suicide; II. Psychological Factors involved in Suicide and Attempted Suicide; III. Suicide: A Moral and Religious Assessment; Appendix: A. The Liability of Secondary Parties to Suicide; B. Coroner's Verdicts and Riders; C. Suicide in the Christian Tradition; D. A Note on some other Religious Views; E. A Form of Service for use when The Prayer Book Service may not be Used. Pp.56, rusting to staples. Grey wraps. G+. View more info

Decisions about Life and Death. A Problem in Modern Medicine.


Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Church Information Service, 1965.:

Seller ID: 16246

1st ed. "Prepared by the members of a committee of the Church Assembly Board for Social Responsibility on the subject of some of the ethical problems raised by new medical techniques of resuscitation and for keeping people alive." Pp.58. P/b. G+. View more info

On Dying Well. An Anglican Contribution to the Debate on Euthanasia.


Price: £4.00

Publisher: London: Church Information Office. 1975.:

Seller ID: 21875

Contents Include:- Moral Considerations: Theological Considerations: Further Medical Considerations: The Relief of Pain in Terminal Illness. Pp 67, name to title page. Pbk, slight scuffing to spine and cover slightly creased. G+. View more info

Christian Social Ethics. (Foreword by Edward Rogers.)

By: COGGLE, Bertrand J., & BYRNES, John P.K.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Epworth Press, 1956.:

Seller ID: 25054

1st ed. "The book forms a very thorough survey of the field, and will prove of great use to the general reader ..." Pp. 8/178, uneven toning to endpapers. Maroon cloth, gilt title to spine, d/w has small tear to top front edge. G+/G+. View more info

Living with Money.

By: COMPTON, Everald.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1983.:

Seller ID: 28839

1st.ed. "The author shows that money either masters us or we master it. He examines and criticises our common atitudes to money, and he suggests ways in which we can change those attitudes so that we become masters of money and not its servants." Pp.45, 2 pamphlets loosely inserted. P/b, slight scuffing to spine. P/b, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

Marriage and Birth Control. (The Lambeth Series).

By: DAVID, Rt Rev. A.A. and FURSE, Rt.Rev. M.B.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: James Nisbet and Co.Ltd, nd. (c.1930).:

Seller ID: 41899

"This subject led to a very definite difference of opinion at the Lambeth Conference. It was therefore decided to deal in this series with the divergent views separately, but in the same volume."(preface). Pp.46, publisher's advertisement card for the Lambeth Series loosely enclosed. Grey stiff card covers, old tape mark to top of spine and small chip to top of spine. G+. View more info

An Exposition of Christian Sex Ethics.


Price: £4.50

Publisher: London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1963.:

Seller ID: 15725

2nd imp. "Takes an immensely sane and charitable view of the dilemma of young people today as the author interprets Christian doctrines". Pp 127. Pbk. G+. View more info