By Stephan Kampowski,Stanley Hauerwas
“It is unusual to come across a booklet attractive crucial ethical questions that strikes with such facility among philosophical and linguistic traditions as Kampowski’s. via his uncommonly deep engagement with modern and up to date idea, particularly Habermas and the unappreciated contributions of Hans Jonas, Kampowski has composed a remarkably shiny 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 by way of the theology of affection. A so much instructive and profitable interpreting if you happen to are looking to snatch the boon and bane of biotechnology.”
—Reinhard Hütter, Professor of Theology, Duke collage Divinity School
“A better Freedom is vital studying for all those that realize know-how can insidiously form and shape us. This publication is especially vital if you search a mature environmental ethic. Kampowski’s studying of Jonas teaches us that dwelling organisms are by no means ‘mere matter,’ and gives 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 stories 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 mild 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