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Hesburgh of Notre Dame, assessments of a legacy, edited by Todd C. Ream, Michael J. James

Table of contents
Intro -- Foreword -- Contents -- Notes on Contributors -- Chapter 1: Introduction: "You Can't Blow an Uncertain Trumpet" -- Defining Assessment -- Literature Overview -- Volume Overview -- Trumpets Blown -- Chapter 2: The Church: Where Laity Lead-Hesburgh's Vision of the University and the Church -- Theology of the Laity -- Lay Partners -- The University and the Church -- Implementing Vatican II's Vision of Church -- The Challenge of Collaboration -- Conclusion -- Chapter 3: The University: The Catholic University in the Modern World -- On the Eve of the Council -- Land O'Lakes -- From Land O'Lakes to Ex corde Ecclesiae -- Answering Objections -- Implementing Vatican II -- Conclusion -- Chapter 4: Science and Technology: Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C.: A Mediator Between Science, Society, and Theology -- Integrating Science and Technology with Theology -- The University as Place of Integration and Mediation Between Science and Theology -- Academic Freedom -- Hesburgh as Mediator and Moderator -- The Renewal of Moral Theology as Interdisciplinary Ethics -- Catholic Ethics as Contextual and Interdisciplinary Ethics -- Responding to the Challenges of Science and Technology: Public Moral Discourse -- Atomic Weapons: The Struggle for Peace -- Technologies in a Globalized World -- After Hesburgh: The Role of Lay Theologians in the Catholic Church -- Science and Ethics Reconsidered -- Conclusion -- Chapter 5: Civil and Human Rights: "Wisdom in the Struggle"-The Civil and Human Rights Legacy of Father Theodore Hesburgh -- Civil Rights -- Human Rights -- Conclusion -- Chapter 6: Foreign Relations and Peace: "The Hope of a Better World"-Hesburgh and the Catholic University in a Nuclear Age -- Context(s) -- Engagement in International Relations and Peace -- Hesburgh's "Idea" of the Catholic University in the Modern World
Literary form
non fiction
Includes index
Physical description
1 online resource (257 pages)
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