Christian Social Ethics : politics and economics questions II

ltheo2262  2020-2021  Louvain-la-Neuve

Christian Social Ethics : politics and economics questions II
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information below is subject to change, in particular that concerning the teaching mode (presential, distance or in a comodal or hybrid format).
4 credits
30.0 h

This biannual learning unit is being organized in 2020-2021
Lesch Walter;
Main themes
In order to reach these goals, the course offers an analysis of a specific question, one time in the political field and the next time in the economical field.
Important current files will be objects of research that need to use the tools of current ethics in connection with philosophy and social sciences
The course will show some specificities of a Christian look aware of the plurality of approach.

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 clarify fundamental categories for ethical thought in the context of important questions about society
2 relate the contributions of Christian traditions to public debates on social bound
3 analyse the issues about the social involvements of Christians in dialogue with other convictions.

Teaching methods

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.

There will be lectures and also important interactive moments based on texts that have to be read by all participants.
Online resources
Selected texts will be available on Moodle.
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Master [120] in Political Sciences: General

Master [120] in Political Sciences: International Relations

Certificat d'université en éthique économique et sociale

Master [60] in Theology

Master [120] in Ethics

Master [120] in Theology

Master [120] in Public Administration

Master [120] in Philosophy