Containing more than 100 charts, Charts of Christian Ethics provides a wealth of valuable information, laid out in an accessible visual format, to help students of ethics navigate and comprehend this complex field of study. It provides an outline for Christian ethics, explaining some of the major ideas and approaches. It is divided into five major sections: Philosophical Foundations of Ethics (including logic, metaphysics, and epistemology), Approaches to Ethics (metaethics, normative ethics, and applied ethics), Biblical Foundations of Christian Ethics (hermeneutics, ethics in the Old Testament, and ethics in the New Testament), Theological Foundations of Christian Ethics (including God, creation, man, and the church), and History of Ethics (including the premodern, modern, and postmodern eras).
This volume is a useful tool for classroom use, individual study, and as a handy reference.
Craig Vincent Mitchell holds a Ph.D. in Christian ethicsand philosphy of religion. He is assistant professor of Christian ethics at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is also research fellow with the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention.