Introduction: Hauerwas on disability

John Swinton*

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Abstract

Swinton outlines some central aspects of Hauerwas’ theology and ethics that relate to the papers in this volume. He clarifies the type of disability that Hauerwas addresses in these papers and draws out the social and political dimensions of Hauerwas’ critique. The chapter explores issues of terminology, politics, and citizenship. In so doing this chapter lays down a foundation for the various papers and responses that are presented in the book.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-9
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Religion, Disability and Health
Volume8
Issue number3-4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2005

Keywords

  • Disability
  • Empowerment
  • Ethics
  • Liberal society
  • Politics
  • Theology

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Rehabilitation
  • Religious studies
  • Law

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