The Responsible Self was H. Richard Niebuhr's most important work in Christian ethics. In it he probes the most fundamental character of the moral life and it stands today as a landmark contribution to the field.
The Library of Theological Ethics series focuses on what it means to think theologically and ethically. It presents a selection of important and otherwise unavailable texts in easily accessible form. Volumes in this series will enable sustained dialogue with predecessors though reflection on classic works in the field.
- Series: Library of Theological Ethics
- Paperback: 200 pages
- Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press; New edition edition (July 1, 1999)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0664221521
- ISBN-13: 978-0664221522
- Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.5 x 9 inches
- Shipping Weight: 12.8 ounces
A Seminal Essay on Moral Philosophy from a Christian Perspective
the importance of responsibility