Political Jurisprudence

Political Jurisprudence

Political Jurisprudence

Title: Political Jurisprudence | Author(s): Martin Loughlin | Publisher: Oxford University Press | Year: 2018 | Language: English | Pages : 224 | ISBN: 0198810229, 9780198810223 | Size: 1 MB  | Extension: pdf   Political jurisprudence is the branch of jurisprudence that treats law as an aspect of human experience called the political. This is an approach that many contemporary jurists, those whose work presupposes the autonomy of legal order, tend to suppress. In this book, Martin Loughlin assesses the contribution made by political jurists and explains its contemporary significance. Political jurists maintain that the essential characteristics of modern legal order can only be revealed by considering how political authority is constituted. The political is…

The Case for Catholicism: Answers to Classic and Contemporary Protestant Objections

The Case for Catholicism: Answers to Classic and Contemporary Protestant Objections

The Case for Catholicism: Answers to Classic and Contemporary Protestant Objections

Title: The Case for Catholicism: Answers to Classic and Contemporary Protestant Objections | Author(s): Trent Horn | Publisher: Ignatius Press | Year: 2017 Edition: Language: English | Pages: 342 | ISBN: 1621641449, 9781621641445 | Size: 2 MB  | Extension: pdf   This is the most up-to-date, comprehensive, and thorough defense of the Catholic Church against Protestant objections in print. This book is especially relevant as the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation draws near and discussion of the arguments made against the Church during that time in history receive renewed interest. The Case for Catholicism answers arguments put forward by early Reformers like Luther and Calvin as well as contemporary defenders of Protestantism like Norm Geisler and R.C….

The Real Story of Catholic History: Answering Twenty Centuries of Anti-Catholic Myths

The Real Story of Catholic History: Answering Twenty Centuries of Anti-Catholic Myths

The Real Story of Catholic History: Answering Twenty Centuries of Anti-Catholic Myths

Title: The Real Story of Catholic History: Answering Twenty Centuries of Anti-Catholic Myths | Author(s): Steve Weidenkopf | Publisher: Catholic Answers Press | Year: 2017 | Language: English | Pages: 176 | ISBN: 1683570472, 9781683570479 | Size: 1 MB | Extension: pdf   Anti-Catholics like to paint Church teachings in a way that makes them seem vain, backward, or superstitious, all in the hope of drawing people out of the Faith and into sects or unbelief. Catholic apologists fight back with facts and sound arguments.But there’s another area where the Church’s enemies tell their own false story of Catholicism: its history.Whether it’s from the media, in classrooms, or out of the mouths of pastors and politicians, we’ve all heard a version of…

Foucault and Feminist Philosophy of Disability

Foucault and Feminist Philosophy of Disability

Foucault and Feminist Philosophy of Disability

Title: Foucault and Feminist Philosophy of Disability | Author(s): Shelley Lynn Tremain | Publisher: University of Michigan Press | Year: 2017 | Language: English | Pages: 258 | ISBN: 0472073737, 0472053736, 9780472073733, 9780472053735 | Size: 2 MB | Extension: pdf Foucault and Feminist Philosophy of Disability is a distinctive contribution to growing discussions about how power operates within the academic field of philosophy. By combining the work of Michel Foucault, the insights of philosophy of disability and feminist philosophy, and data derived from empirical research, Shelley L. Tremain compellingly argues that the conception of disability that currently predominates in the discipline of philosophy, according to which disability is a natural disadvantage or…