This review essay of Mary Ann Glendon's Traditions in Turmoil (2006) explores such topics as tradition, moral discourse, human rights, subsidiarity, natural law, the common good, civil society, and constitutional and statutory interpretation. In doing so, it provides an introduction both to Catholic social thought and to the thought of Bernard Lonergan.
Civil Law | Human Rights Law | Jurisprudence | Religion Law
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Patrick McKinley Brennan, "“What’s the Matter with You Catholics?” Soundings in Catholic Social Thought: Traditions in Turmoil. By Mary Ann Glendon" (May 2008). Villanova University School of Law Working Paper Series. Working Paper 111.