And You Welcomed Me: Migration and Catholic Social Teaching

And You Welcomed Me: Migration and Catholic Social Teaching

By: Jill Marie Gerschutz (editor), Donald Kerwin (editor), Daniel G. Groody (contributor), John J. Hoeffner (contributor), Donald Kerwin (contributor), O'Neill O'Neill (contributor), Gasper LoBiondo (contributor), Mary DeLorey (contributor), Pistone Pistone (contributor), Professor Lois Ann Lorentzen (contributor)Hardback

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And You Welcomed Me provides crucial academic underpinning to the complex phenomenon of migration from the perspectives of law, sociology, economics, international relations, and theology. It analyzes trade, immigration, labor, integration, and national security policies from the perspective of Catholic social thought, highlighting the values of the common good, human dignity, and authentic development.

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Donald Kerwin is vice-president for programs at the Migration Policy Institute. Jill Marie Gerschutz is migration policy director and outreach coordinator of the Office of Social and International Ministries at the Jesuit Conference, USA.


Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 Chapter 1. Crossing the Divide: Foundations of a Theology of Migration Chapter 3 Chapter 2. International Migration: Social, Economic, and Humanitarian Considerations Chapter 4 Chapter 3. But the Laborers are...Many? Catholic Social Teaching on Business, Labor and Migration Chapter 5 Chapter 4. Rights, the Common Good, and Human Dignity in Service to the Human Person Chapter 6 Chapter 5. Integration Yesterday and Today: New Challenges for the United States and for the Church Chapter 7 Chapter 6. Christian Hospitality and Solidarity with the Stranger

Product Details

  • publication date: 08/10/2009
  • ISBN13: 9780739140994
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 192
  • ID: 9780739140994
  • weight: 417
  • ISBN10: 073914099X

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