By Stephan Kampowski,Stanley Hauerwas
“It is uncommon to come across a e-book attractive vital ethical questions that strikes with such facility among philosophical and linguistic traditions as Kampowski’s. by way of his uncommonly deep engagement with modern and up to date proposal, particularly Habermas and the unappreciated contributions of Hans Jonas, Kampowski has composed a remarkably bright and significant account of human nature that provides our relationality—our familialness—as a corrective to an unmeasured submission of the human to biotechnological promise.”
—Joseph E. Capizzi, affiliate Professor of ethical Theology, Catholic college of America
“A larger Freedom is a superb and well timed creation to the concept of 2 eminent philosophers and their paintings on biophilosophy, bioethics, and biotechnology: Hans Jonas and Jürgen Habermas. Stephan Kampowski enters into an astute discussion enriched by means of different very important interlocutors (Spaemann, Arendt, Kass) and is deeply guided via the theology of affection. A so much instructive and profitable examining if you are looking to grab the boon and bane of biotechnology.”
—Reinhard Hütter, Professor of Theology, Duke college Divinity School
“A higher Freedom is vital studying for all those that realize know-how can insidiously form and shape us. This booklet is especially very important in the event you search a mature environmental ethic. Kampowski’s interpreting of Jonas teaches us that dwelling organisms are by no means ‘mere matter,’ and offers a deep philosophical foundation for spotting the self-determining nature of the various sentient (and clever) creatures who percentage the planet with us human beings.”
—John Berkman, affiliate Professor of ethical Theology, Regis College
Stephan Kampowski is affiliate Professor of Philosophical Anthropology on the Pontifical John Paul II Institute for reviews on Marriage and kinfolk in Rome. he's the writer of Arendt, Augustine, and the recent starting: The motion idea and ethical considered Hannah Arendt within the gentle of Her Dissertation on St. Augustine (2008).
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A Greater Freedom: Biotechnology, Love, and Human Destiny (In Dialogue with Hans Jonas and Jürgen Habermas) by Stephan Kampowski,Stanley Hauerwas