By Stephan Kampowski,Stanley Hauerwas
“It is unusual to come across a publication attractive relevant ethical questions that strikes with such facility among philosophical and linguistic traditions as Kampowski’s. by means of 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 brilliant and significant account of human nature that gives 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 collage of America
“A higher 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 via different very important interlocutors (Spaemann, Arendt, Kass) and is deeply guided via the theology of affection. A such a lot instructive and profitable examining in the event you are looking to take hold of the boon and bane of biotechnology.”
—Reinhard Hütter, Professor of Theology, Duke college Divinity School
“A better Freedom is key analyzing for all those that realize know-how can insidiously form and shape us. This ebook is especially vital in the event you search a mature environmental ethic. Kampowski’s examining 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 reviews on Marriage and relatives in Rome. he's the writer of Arendt, Augustine, and the hot starting: The motion concept 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