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The Resource Defending Probabilism

Defending Probabilism

Label
Defending Probabilism
Title
Defending Probabilism
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Through the centuries, at the heart of Catholic moral theology is a fundamental question: How do we behave responsibly in the face of moral uncertainty? Attempts to resolve problems of everyday life led to the growth of a variety of moral systems, one of which emerged in the early 17th century and was known as probabilism. This method of solving difficult moral cases allowed the believer to rely upon a view that was judged defensible in terms of its arguments or the authorities behind it, even if the opposite opinion was supported by stronger arguments or more authorities. The theologian Juan
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Fleming, Julia A
Dewey number
241.0402
Index
no index present
LC call number
B4598.C344
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Caramuel Lobkowitz, Juan
  • Probabilism
  • Christian ethics
  • Caramuel Lobkowitz, Juan
  • RELIGION
  • Christian ethics
  • Probabilism
Label
Defending Probabilism
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1 Situating Probabilism: The Ethical Theory and Its Significance for Caramuel; Chapter 2 Advocating Probabilism: Caramuel's Early Writings and the Proof-Texts They Provided for His Critics; Chapter 3 Using Probabilism: Avoiding Improbable Warfare and Making Peace with Protestants; Chapter 4 Protecting Probabilism: The Apologema as an Answer to Probabilism's Critics; Chapter 5 Explaining Probabilism: The Apologema's Project of Education; Chapter 6 Redefining Probabilism: The Dialexis de Non-Certitudine
  • Afterword: Remembering Probabilism: The Contemporary Significance of Caramuel's LegacyNotes; Index
Control code
648711572
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (226 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589013070
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt493h53
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)648711572
Label
Defending Probabilism
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1 Situating Probabilism: The Ethical Theory and Its Significance for Caramuel; Chapter 2 Advocating Probabilism: Caramuel's Early Writings and the Proof-Texts They Provided for His Critics; Chapter 3 Using Probabilism: Avoiding Improbable Warfare and Making Peace with Protestants; Chapter 4 Protecting Probabilism: The Apologema as an Answer to Probabilism's Critics; Chapter 5 Explaining Probabilism: The Apologema's Project of Education; Chapter 6 Redefining Probabilism: The Dialexis de Non-Certitudine
  • Afterword: Remembering Probabilism: The Contemporary Significance of Caramuel's LegacyNotes; Index
Control code
648711572
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (226 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589013070
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt493h53
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)648711572

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