Last Updated: Jul 5, 2012
This guide provides introductory resources for the study of Christian ethics, including reference works, books, and journals.
- ATLA Religion Database
Search phrases like "christian ethics", "moral theology", "ethics" and combinations for specific areas of interest.
- ISI Web of Knowledge
Indexes a broader range of ethics journals than a religion database. Use it for areas of interest, like business, environmental ethics, and bioethics.
- Catholic Periodical Literature Index Online
Provides access to a set of Catholic resources not indexed in ATLA Religion database.
For more journals focused on ethics, search DiscoverE with the phrase "ethics" and limit results to journals. A range of options unfolds, including journals in biomedical ethics, business ethics, government ethics, legal and criminal justice ethics, mass media ethics, science and engineering ethics, social science ethics, and more.
- Studies in Christian Ethics
Published in conjunction with the Society for the Study of Christian Ethics in the UK, the journal focuses on an array of issues related to moral theology and Christian ethics. The first volume each year presents material from the Society's annual conference.
- Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics
A publication of the Society of Christian Ethics, published twice per year. Papers from the Society's conferences before before 2002 can be found in the Annual of the Society of Christian Ethics, available in the Theology book stacks: HM216 .A445.
- Corporate Examiner
A publication of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility, the Corporate Examiner focused on business practices of U.S. corporations. Additional materials of the Institute are available on their Web site: http://www.iccr.org/
A publication of the Church of England's Board for Social Responsibility.
- Journal of Lutheran Ethics
An online journal published by the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), JLE aims to serve as a bridge between academic theology and the life of the Church. THe journal sponsors a Web forum for discussion of articles published.
- Journal of Religious Ethics
JRE focuses on comparative religious ethics, conceptual and methodological issues in ethics, and historical studies of influential persons and texts.