Skip to main content
Princeton Mobile homeCourses home

Christian Ethics and Modern Society

REL 261/CHV 261

Info tab content
With a focus on contemporary controversies in public life, this course surveys philosophical and theological perspectives on the ethos of liberal democracy oriented toward rights, equality, and freedom. For example, what do Christian beliefs and practices imply about issues related to feminism, racism, nationalism, and pluralism? What is the relationship between religious conviction, morality and law? Special emphasis on selected political and economic problems, bioethics, criminal justice, sexuality, the environment, war, immigration, and the role of religion in American culture.
Instructors tab content
Sections tab content

Section L01

  • Type: Lecture
  • Section: L01
  • Status: O
  • Enrollment: 38
  • Capacity: 50
  • Class Number: 21997
  • Schedule: TTh 11:00 AM-11:50 AM

Section P99

  • Type: Precept
  • Section: P99
  • Status: O
  • Enrollment: 38
  • Capacity: 999
  • Class Number: 21998