The Golden Rule Paperback

The Ethics of Reciprocity in World Religions

by Jacob Neusner;

0Stock available


Free UK delivery when you spend £10 or more

Price and Purchase

Offer price: £21.99 Free UK Delivery
Go to Basket We accept VISA, Mastercard, Paypal and Buy Now Pay Later

If you're buying for a church, school or business, why not Buy Now Pay Later?

Find Out More

The Golden Rule

Full Product Description

This book presents a new examination of ethical dictum 'The Golden Rule' exploring its formulation and significance in relation to the world's major religions. The Golden Rule: treat others as you would like to be treated. This ethical dictum is a part of most of the world's religions and has been considered by numerous religious figures and philosophers over the centuries. This new collection contains specially commissioned essays which take a fresh look at this guiding principle from a comparative perspective. Participants examine the formulation and significance of the Golden Rule in the world's major religions by applying four questions to the tradition they consider: What does it say? What does it mean? How does it work? How does it matter?Freshly examining the Golden Rule in broad comparative context provides a fascinating account of its uses and meaning, and allows us to assess if, how and why it matters in human cultures and societies.

The Golden Rule by Jacob Neusner was published by Continuum in November 2008 and is our 51184th best seller. The ISBN for The Golden Rule is 9781847062963.

Reviews of The Golden Rule

Customer reviews and testimonials Write a review

Product Q&A

Got a question? No problem! Just click here to ask us about The Golden Rule.


Details for The Golden Rule

Page last updated 19th July 2016
Author / Artist
Book FormatPaperback
PublisherContinuum (November 2008)
Number of Pages176
Thickness18 mm
Height234 mm
Width156 mm
Product Code1234530
Eden is an accredited Living Wage employer