Journals Higher Education



Published: 16 March 2012

320 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199756773

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Law, Person, and Community

Philosophical, Theological, and Comparative Perspectives on Canon Law

John J. Coughlin

  • Provides scholars with an excellent comparative exploration of canon law and secular legal theory
  • Written by an extremely knowledgeable scholar with years of experience in the study of canon law in the US and internationally
  • Includes comparative consideration of the failure of canon law to address the clergy sexual abuse crisis, the canon law of marriage, administrative law, the rule of law, and equity.