Making Love Just : Sexual Ethics for Perplexing Times

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  • Copyright: 2012-07-01
  • Publisher: Augsburg Fortress Pub
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Author Biography

Marvin M. Ellison is Willard S. Bass Professor of Christian Ethics at Bangor Theological Seminary in Maine. Among other books, he is the author of Same-Sex Marriage? A Christian Ethical Analysis (2004), and coeditor (with Kelly Brown Douglas) of Sexuality and the Sacred (2010).

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. ix
Introduction: Where Do We Draw Our Lines, and Why? An Invitation to Ethical Inquiryp. 1
Why Do We Have to Keep Talking about Sex All the Time?p. 7
What Makes "Good Sex" Good?p. 23
Is It Still Adultery if the Spouse Has Alzheimer's?p. 41
Is Same-Sex Marriage a "Must" or a "Bust"?p. 59
Why Don't Batterers Just Leave and Rapists Just Cease and Desist?p. 77
Is "Pro-Choice" What We Mean to Say?p. 99
What Do We Have to Learn from, as Well as Teach, Young People about Sex?p. 115
Epilogue: How Far Can We Draw Outside the Lines and Still Be in the Picture?p. 139
Notesp. 143
Indexp. 159
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