DancesWithAnxiety

"chewtoy to the Fates"
 
Helpful votes received on reviews: 17% (1 of 6)
Location: Portland, OR United States
Birthday: Nov. 4
In My Own Words:
You're immobile and the remote's batteries have run out. The TV is parked on ESPN2. The Montel camera crew that will have the wall removed so a crane can move you is still hours away. What do you do? What do you do?

Interests
religion vs. irreligion, ethics, economics, politics, cheese-tastic recipes
 

Reviews

Top Reviewer Ranking: 477,205 - Total Helpful Votes: 1 of 6
A Refutation of Moral Relativism: Interviews with &hellip by Peter Kreeft
0 of 5 people found the following review helpful
In terms of craft, this is a pretty thin piece of work. Kreeft probably thinks he's walking some kind of tightrope of "political correctness" by pitting an ethical "relativist" (Liberal! Black! Feminist!) against a Palestinian ethical "absolutist." This supposed practicing Muslim philosopher is curiously reluctant to cite the Koran and curiously eager to quote Jesus and Socrates. I think there's one mention of Mohammed by name in the book, but without an index, I can't be certain. It's as though Kreeft is so tangled in his Catholic beliefs that he's afraid of earning afterworldly demerits by putting realistic words in the mouth of his character. It would have been better had he dropped the… Read more