Liberalism, Socialism and Christian Social Order: Bk. 4 Christian Concept of the State (Mellen Studies in Economics v. 8)

Liberalism, Socialism and Christian Social Order: Bk. 4 Christian Concept of the State (Mellen Studies in Economics v. 8)

By: Heinrich Pesch (author), Rupert J. Ederer (translator)Hardback

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In this volume, the author sets out how general principle of Natural Law and Catholic social teaching apply to various broad areas in the realm of the role and authority of the state and its place in economic life. Some of the main areas addressed are the treatment of workers, taxation, the protection of private property and inheritance, the state's role vis-avis the family, the reach of individual rights, relations between the state and the church, the need to embody principles of justice in public policy, the social welfare role of the state, the role of the state vis-avis the occupational groups that the author and other Catholic thinkers and Pope Pius XI called for, and the proper understanding of the law.

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Product Details

  • publication date: 31/08/2001
  • ISBN13: 9780773474826
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 192
  • ID: 9780773474826
  • ISBN10: 077347482X
  • translations: German

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