Debating Religious Liberty and DiscriminationDebating Religious Liberty and Discrimination
by John Corvino, Ryan T. Anderson, Sherif Girgis
Virtually everyone supports religious liberty, and virtually everyone opposes discrimination. But how do we handle the hard questions that arise when exercises of religious liberty seem to discriminate unjustly? How do we promote the common good while respecting conscience in a diverse society? This point-counterpoint book brings together leading v ...
Number of pages: 352 | Publication Date: 2017-06-01 | ISBN-13: 9780190603076

What's Wrong with Homosexuality? (Philosophy in Action)What's Wrong with Homosexuality? (Philosophy in Action)
John Corvino
For the last twenty years, John Corvino--widely known as the author of the weekly column "The Gay Moralist"--has traversed the country responding to moral and religious arguments against same-sex relationships. In this timely book, he shares that experience--addressing the standard objections to homosexuality and offering insight into the culture w ...
Number of pages: 192 | Publication Date: 2013-03-01 | ISBN-13: 9780199856312

Debating Same-Sex Marriage (Point/Counterpoint)Debating Same-Sex Marriage (Point/Counterpoint)
by John Corvino, Maggie Gallagher
Polls and election results show Americans sharply divided on same-sex marriage, and the controversy is unlikely to subside anytime soon. Debating Same-Sex Marriage provides an indispensable roadmap to the ongoing debate. Taking a "point/counterpoint" approach, John Corvino (a philosopher and prominent gay advocate) and Maggie Gallagher (a nationall ...
Number of pages: 296 | Publication Date: 2012-06-01 | ISBN-13: 9780199756315

Same SexSame Sex
...attempts to substitute reason and scholarship for diatribe.―The Washington Post Are gay rights equal rights or special rights? Is homosexuality immoral? While contributors to Same Sex, including the late John Boswell, David M. Halperin, and George Chauncey, often clash in opinion, they share a fundamental commintment to careful, rational discu ...
Number of pages: 422 | Publication Date: 1999-01-01 | ISBN-13: 9780847684830

What Is Marriage?What Is Marriage?
by Sherif Girgis, Ryan T Anderson, Robert P George
Until yesterday, no society had seen marriage as anything other than a conjugal partner­ship: a male-female union. What Is Marriage? identifies and defends the reasons for this historic consensus and shows why redefining civil marriage is unnecessary, unreasonable, and contrary to the common good. Originally published in the Harvard Journal of ...
Number of pages: 152 | Publication Date: 2012-12-11 | ISBN-13: 9781594036224

The Philosophy of SexThe Philosophy of Sex
Alan Soble
This popular anthology of essays by leading philosophers has been revised to expand the sections on homosexuality and sexual morality and to include essays on date rape and sexual harassment. Opposing arguments invite readers to join the debates over issues such as whether feminists should oppose prostitution and whether a causal connection exists ...
Number of pages: 390 | Publication Date: 1997-09-01 | ISBN-13: 9780847684816

The Adventures of Robin Hood (Classic Starts)The Adventures of Robin Hood (Classic Starts)
Howard Pyle
Following Sterling's spectacularly successful launch of its children's classic novels (240,000 books in print to date),comes a dazzling new series: Classic Starts. The stories are abridged; the quality is complete. Classic Starts treats the world's beloved tales (and children) with the respect they deserve--all at an incomparable price.He robbed fr ...
Number of pages: 160 | Publication Date: 2005-03-01 | ISBN-13: 9781402712579

Philosophy of SexPhilosophy of Sex
Just what is normal sexual behavior? What is the role of fantasy in our sexual lives? How can we tell the difference between sexual harassment and actions that are simply in poor taste? Is there really any harm in looking at pornography? And is there a way to reconcile Christian faith with homosexual practice? People have been asking these question ...
Number of pages: 560 | Publication Date: 2002-05-28 | ISBN-13: 9780742513464

Remapping the HumanitiesRemapping the Humanities
Remapping the Humanities celebrates the tenth anniversary of the Wayne State University Humanities Center by bringing together essays that illustrate the richness of public conversations developed in interdisciplinary humanities centers. The contributors to this collection represent more than a dozen disciplines-including philosophy, English, polit ...
Number of pages: 276 | Publication Date: 2008-01-08 | ISBN-13: 9780814333693

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