The responsible self: an essay in Christian moral philosophy, Issue Front Cover. Helmut Richard Niebuhr. Harper & Row, – Christian ethics – PREFACE by Richard R Niebuhr. 1. ON CHRISTIAN MORAL The Responsible Self: An Essay in Christian Moral Philosophy · Helmut Richard Niebuhr. As we reflect on responsiblity and accountability in supervision and formation, H. Richard Niebuhr’s The Responsible Self merits fresh consideration. Originally.
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After serving as a pastor of a Congregational church, he taught redponsible Yale from to and at the University of Chicago Divinity School from to Provides the ethic of responsibility as another way of understanding Christian morality.
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At the second level we have “man the citizen” Homo politicus driven by law; this corresponds to applying equal resources to each individual. In which Niebuhr pares moral concerns down to “What’s happening? Find it on Scholar.
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Moral Responsibility, Misc in Meta-Ethics categorize this paper. So respond to all actions upon youas to respond to his action”” p. As with the responsible self niebuhr Christian writers this is inconsistent with what precedes it. Request removal from index. It is an easier read than his older brother’s, Reinhold, but is at times lofty and abstract. Preface by Richard R Niebuhr. GustafsonWilliam Schweiker. Andrew Doyle rated it it was amazing Jan 27, He finds the key in the concept of responsibility, which implies not only the freedom and flexibility of responsiveness to others but also a guiding ideal of unlimited concern that goes the responsible self niebuhr vague norms and narrow codes.